Arts Section

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with May 18 & 19 concerts

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with May 18 & 19 concerts

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with two concerts on May 18 & 19: Spring is in the Air YouthSounds: May 18; 2 p.m. Location: Glendale Lutheran Church – Burien Tickets: $15 (17 &... [Read more]

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s Spring Play ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed twice this Saturday, April 20, 2019 – at 2 and 7 p.m. – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This is... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

For about the price of a matinee movie ticket, enjoy two award-winning new plays during the 2019 BAT Playwrights Festival, which runs from April 26 through May 19. BAT’s Festival offers four weekends... [Read more]

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien is in bloom!

PHOTOS: Burien is in bloom!

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos showing that Burien is in bloom – proof that spring has spring! “This is my favorite time of year in Burien. “The city is all abloom. “These... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the new Apollo 11 exhibit at Museum of Flight

PHOTOS: Scenes from the new Apollo 11 exhibit at Museum of Flight

Story & Photos by Elston Hill On Thursday (April 11) Jackie and I were privileged to attend the media event promoting the Apollo 11 Mission exhibit at the Museum of Flight, which will run from April... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: 2019 Burien Film Festival will be weekend of Oct. 18-20

SAVE THE DATES: 2019 Burien Film Festival will be weekend of Oct. 18-20

SAVE THE DATES: The 2019 Burien Film Festival will be held the weekend of Oct. 18-20. This year, filmmakers will be tasked with creating a 5-7-minute short documentary film centered around Burien: What... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

Did you see the amazing rainbow on Saturday morning, April 6? Elston Hill sure did (click image to view larger version):  Read More →

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] In support of the Annex: I read the reporting... [Read more]

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

The Community Folk Arts Gallery on SW 152nd Street will host the ‘Lookie Lookie’ Art Show on Friday, April 5. This art show is based on Edward Gorey’s “Odd Couple from Hertz”... [Read more]

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Meet Judith Rayl, Burien Arts Association’s featured April artist, at her opening reception on Tuesday, April 2, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW. Judith’s work will be... [Read more]

LISTEN: Ambaum’s Travis Thompson with DJ Marco Collins on KEXP

LISTEN: Ambaum’s Travis Thompson with DJ Marco Collins on KEXP

Two Burien-area legends created some great radio art last Saturday – KEXP guest host Marco Collins welcomed Travis Thompson to his Audioasis show on March 23. Over the three hour show, the two talked... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finalé will be Saturday, April 27

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finalé will be Saturday, April 27

Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude their 2018-2019 season with a performance on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The program features the entire... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

Did you see Wednesday’s amazing ‘Super Sugar Moon’? Elston Hill did, and he photographed it in the morning as it rose over the Olympic mountains. This full moon is called the ‘Super... [Read more]