Arts Section

Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Friday, Oct. 28

Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Friday, Oct. 28

Burien’s annual Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be held at the Community Center from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28. Don’t miss this fun-filled evening to learn about... [Read more]

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education, and will be held on Tuesday night, Oct. 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. Speakers will include: Edward Etherington, Broadcast Communications Instructor... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

The Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret and Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at the Brockey Center at South Seattle College. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. “Please join us as we celebrate... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be holding its annual Art Fair on Nov. 5 & 6, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Included will be original art from over 20 local artists, with paintings, photography,... [Read more]

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

The Burien Arts Association announced that it has received a “tremendous response to its call for artists to participate in Burien’s biggest annual art gala.” “We now have enough artists... [Read more]

COUPON: Superhero comedy ‘The Toxic Avenger’ opens at BAT Friday, Sept. 30

COUPON: Superhero comedy ‘The Toxic Avenger’ opens at BAT Friday, Sept. 30

Burien Actors Theatre’s next production, the musical comedy The Toxic Avenger, opens Sept. 30 and runs through Oct. 30. The Burien Actors Theatre production features live musicians, specialty drinks... [Read more]

Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s all-day jazz party – coming up Saturday, Sept. 24 – is not just for adults. Young jazz fans are very welcome at the 8th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival. All venues are kid-friendly... [Read more]

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh will be featured at Burien Arts Gallery through October.. Also Artists United artists. An Artist’s Reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 6, from 5-8 p.m., at the... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Association is looking for additional talented artists to show their work at ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest annual art gala, being held on Saturday, Nov.... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates beat Eatonville Cruisers in soccer

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates beat Eatonville Cruisers in soccer

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

The summer music festival season is not over – and the best is yet to come! The 8th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 3 p.m.-11 p.m. The all-day... [Read more]

Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner at Burien Arts Gallery Oct. 1-2

Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner at Burien Arts Gallery Oct. 1-2

A Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner will be held at the Burien Arts Gallery the weekend of Oct. 1 and 2. Georgia – a former nurse and painter for many years – will conduct this workshop in watercolor,... [Read more]

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fabulous food, drink and theatrical performances at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 17. From 6 to 9 p.m., be among the first to get a sneak peek into BAT’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Locally-filmed ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night!

REMINDER: Locally-filmed ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night!

REMINDER: The hilarious and innovative comedy short “M.O.P.Z.” – filmed mostly at Burien’s Sunnydale Elementary School – will be featured at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour,... [Read more]

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

Burien Actors Theatre is seeking submissions of new plays by Washington State playwrights for the 2017 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival. Both one-act and full-length plays are sought. Winning... [Read more]

Prints by Robert Dean will be on display at The Scarlet Ibis Gallery during Sept.

Prints by Robert Dean will be on display at The Scarlet Ibis Gallery during Sept.

Prints by Robert Dean will be showing at The Scarlet Ibis Gallery during the month of September. The opening for the show will be during the B-Town Beat this Thursday, Sept. 1, from 6-9 p.m. The... [Read more]

Meet acclaimed Alaskan Artist Sue Kraft on Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Meet acclaimed Alaskan Artist Sue Kraft on Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Come meet noted Alaskan painter Sue Kraft on Friday, Sept. 2 at the Burien Arts Gallery. Her Artist’s Reception is from 5-8 p.m. at the Gallery, 826 S.W. 152nd St. in Olde Burien. Kraft brings her... [Read more]

The Orchestra of Flight is seeking string players & percussionists

The Orchestra of Flight is seeking string players & percussionists

The Orchestra of Flight, a community orchestra based in White Center, is inviting string players and percussionists to join them for our new season, which begins Sept. 12, 2016. Rehearsals are Monday... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre auditioning for comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ Sept. 10 & 12

Burien Actors Theatre auditioning for comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ Sept. 10 & 12

Burien Actors Theatre will be holding auditions for the comedy ‘Sex with Strangers,’ on Saturday, Sept. 10, and Monday, Sept. 12. Written by Laura Eason, this new play will be performed from Feb.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Orcas swim past Three Tree Point during amazing summer sunset

PHOTOS: Orcas swim past Three Tree Point during amazing summer sunset

Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer wandered out to take a few photos of a smoke-tinted sunset when some neighbors alerted him to some Orca whales swimming past Burien’s Three Tree Point on Friday night,... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre looking for additional Trustees; here’s how to join

Burien Actors Theatre looking for additional Trustees; here’s how to join

Burien Actors Theatre is looking for additional Trustees; here’s a note from our friends at BAT: BAT is just about to start its 37th season of better live theater. This is a great time to join this... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Forest fire smoke paints red sunset over The Brothers mountains

PHOTOS: Forest fire smoke paints red sunset over The Brothers mountains

Resident Elston Hill shares these photos, saying that the reddish sunset over ‘The Brothers’ mountains on Tuesday night (Aug. 23) must be from forest fires in the Olympics (click images to... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Amazing late summer sunsets as seen from Burien

PHOTOS: Amazing late summer sunsets as seen from Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these amazing photos of two gorgeous sunsets as seen from Burien over the last two days (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):  Read More →