Arts Section

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th Street. “Twice a year the potters at the Moshier... [Read more]

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

The Burien Community Center will be hosting an exhibit by Burien artist Danny Mansmith through the end of May. Danny is a self taught, mixed media, fiber, and installation artist. His exhibit is titled... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

Exhibit Artist Anette Lusher and one of her works. The City of Normandy Park Arts Commission will be holding an opening night reception for ‘Without Limitations – Visions of Many: An Exhibit Showcasing... [Read more]

Get into a ‘Hot Mess’ at Burien Arts Gallery reception on Thursday, April 3

Get into a ‘Hot Mess’ at Burien Arts Gallery reception on Thursday, April 3

A “Hot Mess” will have an opening reception from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd Street on Thursday, April 3, and running through April 26. Here’s more info... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier High student Amber Fiol will display four of her drawings during April at Skinperfect Salon in Olde Burien as part of her senior year project. The grand opening for Amber’s show, titled... [Read more]

Welcome spring at the ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ on Thursday, April 3

Welcome spring at the ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ on Thursday, April 3

Welcome spring to Burien at the next ‘B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk’ in downtown Burien on Thursday night, April 3. “Come down to B-Town and enjoy live art and music, for free!”... [Read more]

Breeders Theater’s ‘Tolstory’ opens April 4 at Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium

Breeders Theater’s ‘Tolstory’ opens April 4 at Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium

Breeders Theater, South King County’s premier professional theater company, returns to Des Moines in April with a new show – Tolstory. The show runs April, 4, 5, 11, 12 at 7 p.m., and April 6 and... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High’s Spring Musical ‘The Music Man’ opens Thursday

Kennedy Catholic High’s Spring Musical ‘The Music Man’ opens Thursday

The Kennedy Catholic High School drama department’s Spring Musical ’The Music Man’ will be marching into the Highline Performing Arts Center starting Thursday night, March 20, through... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Why are we sometimes so blind?’

LETTER: ‘Why are we sometimes so blind?’

[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:] Why are we sometimes so blind? Last night I... [Read more]

SilverSounds’ ‘Those Were the Days’ Spring Concert will be March 30

SilverSounds’ ‘Those Were the Days’ Spring Concert will be March 30

SilverSounds’ Spring Concert “Those Were the Days” will be held on Sunday, March 30 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. SilverSounds Northwest remembers the music of its youth with... [Read more]

‘Poets with a Purpose’ will help Burien Actors Theatre on March 21

‘Poets with a Purpose’ will help Burien Actors Theatre on March 21

Have you heard of Poets with a Purpose? They are BAT-fans, and they are holding a fundraiser for our friends at Burien Actors Theatre following the December 10, 2013 fire. The fundraiser will be held on... [Read more]

Opening Reception for ‘Transformations’ at Burien Art Gallery Thursday

Opening Reception for ‘Transformations’ at Burien Art Gallery Thursday

“Eddie’s Vacation” by Susan Darms. The Burien Arts Gallery, which will be featuring three artists in March, will be holding an Opening Reception for ‘TRANSFORMATIONS’ this... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Music for the Soul’ will be March 15

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Music for the Soul’ will be March 15

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s third concert of the season, “Music for the Soul,” will be held on Saturday, March 15, and will present Anton Bruckner’s monumental Symphony No. 8 in C minor, followed... [Read more]

Laugh with outrageous late-night improv from ‘Turbo Turkey’ at BAT

Laugh with outrageous late-night improv from ‘Turbo Turkey’ at BAT

Hilarious late-night improv has arrived in the form of ‘Turbo Turkey’ at Burien Actors Theatre’s pop-up theater at 14907 4th Ave SW – the former Staples space – Saturday nights through March 23…

Saturday could be last chance to attend jazz festival in historic Masonic castle

Saturday could be last chance to attend jazz festival in historic Masonic castle

This Saturday (March 8), YOU can enjoy a great party and share in making a little history at the perfect setting for a classic jazz festival – the historic Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. It will... [Read more]

Local Jazz Vocalist to perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival this Sunday

Local Jazz Vocalist to perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival this Sunday

Local Vocalist Kerry Wallingford and her trio will perform jazz standards at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival this Sunday, March 2. Wallingford regularly takes the stage at Seattle jazz clubs, including... [Read more]

Eclectic mix on display at Burien Arts Gallery during March

Eclectic mix on display at Burien Arts Gallery during March

The  Burien Arts Association is presenting a wide range of styles in its March exhibit at the new Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Titled, “Transformations,” the... [Read more]

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk returning to downtown Burien Thursday, March 6

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk returning to downtown Burien Thursday, March 6

The B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk will be returning to downtown Burien on Thursday night, March 6, from 6 – 9 p.m. This will be the first B-Town Beat of 2014. “Come down to B-Town and enjoy... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘Noises Off!’ – ‘from the ashes of tragedy comes a comedy so hilarious…’

REVIEW: ‘Noises Off!’ – ‘from the ashes of tragedy comes a comedy so hilarious…’

Photo of the cast of ‘Noises Off!” by Michael Brunk. by Shelli Park If anyone is dedicated to bringing, and keeping, great theatre to Burien it is Maggie Lerrick and Eric Dickman, managing... [Read more]

Internationally-acclaimed Jazz Group Pearl Django to perform at Wine Festival

Internationally-acclaimed Jazz Group Pearl Django to perform at Wine Festival

Gypsy Jazz stand-out Pearl Django will perform at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival on Sunday, March 2 at the historic Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. With a performance history spanning almost two decades,... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Noises Off,’ opening Friday at former Staples space

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Noises Off,’ opening Friday at former Staples space

Burien Actors Theatre will be presenting the comedy “Noises Off” – called “the funniest farce ever written” – starting this Friday, Feb. 21 and running through March 23 at... [Read more]

‘Noises Off’ at Burien Actors Theatre starts Feb. 21; ‘funniest farce ever written’

‘Noises Off’ at Burien Actors Theatre starts Feb. 21; ‘funniest farce ever written’

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) will be presenting the comedy “Noises Off” – called “the funniest farce ever written” – starting Feb. 21 and running through March 23 at the former Staples location…

Burien Arts wants to paint your face – for FREE – on Valentine’s Day

Burien Arts wants to paint your face – for FREE – on Valentine’s Day

The Burien Arts Association has a special gift for visitors to its new gallery on Valentine’s Day (Friday, Feb. 14) – FREE face painting! The Burien Arts artists will quickly transform participants into their own personal valentine…

Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ is ON – at the old Staples, starting Feb. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ is ON – at the old Staples, starting Feb. 21

“Noises Off” is ON, hitting a new stage Feb. 21, as Burien Actors Theatre has received permission to use the old Staples retail space, located in the southwest corner of the Burien Town Plaza…

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

Northwest’s only classic jazz festival set for March 8 at historic venue

The time is rapidly approaching for the Northwest’s only music festival that exclusively features classic jazz from the first half of the 20th Century – Burien Arts Association’s 6th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, coming Saturday, March 8…

Reception for ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ is Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Reception for ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ is Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Burien Arts invites YOU to the ‘Spotlight on Student Art’ Exhibit, opening this Friday, Feb. 7, with a reception from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery…