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‘Turbo Turkey’ improv group to perform live comedy shows at BAT July 25-27

‘Turbo Turkey’ improv group to perform live comedy shows at BAT July 25-27

In partnership with Burien Actors Theatre, comedy troupe ‘Turbo Turkey’ will be performing a Live Comedy/Imrpvo show two times a day, three days a week on July 25, 26 and 27. This is a small... [Read more]

REVIEW & COUPON: BAT’s ‘End Days’: ‘you will be entertained and provoked’

REVIEW & COUPON: BAT’s ‘End Days’: ‘you will be entertained and provoked’

by Shelli Park “If this is all we have, it’s not so bad.” We are all a little broken. Through this life’s adventure we get knocked about and bruised, adapting to the pain with our own coping mechanisms.... [Read more]

‘End Days’ opens in Burien Actors Theatre’s newly renovated space Friday

‘End Days’ opens in Burien Actors Theatre’s newly renovated space Friday

Burien Actors Theatre will be presenting the offbeat comedy “End Days” – plus improv and performance art – starting Friday, May 9 and continuing through June 1 in the company’s newly... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

[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:] BAT (Burien Actors Theatre) just completed its... [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]

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…

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off!’

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off!’

Burien Actors Theatre’s hilarious production of “Noises Off!” continues at the former Staples space (located at 14907 4th Ave SW) until March 23, with a special ‘Turbo Turkey’... [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]

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 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…

Burien Actors Theatre needs $10,000 to pay for space for ‘Noises Off’

Burien Actors Theatre needs $10,000 to pay for space for ‘Noises Off’

Burien Actors Theatre announced Tuesday (Jan. 28) that their next production, which runs Feb. 21 through March 23 – “Noises Off” – is ON, but they still need to raise $10,000 to pay for a location…

Auditions for comedy ‘End Days’ at Burien Actors Theatre will be Jan. 29-30

Auditions for comedy ‘End Days’ at Burien Actors Theatre will be Jan. 29-30

Burien Actors Theatre will be holding auditions on Wednesday, Jan. 29 and Thursday, Jan. 30 for the 5-actor comedy “End Days,” written by Deborah Zoe Laufer…

Fundraiser for Burien Actors Theatre will be this Friday at Black Zia Cantina

Fundraiser for Burien Actors Theatre will be this Friday at Black Zia Cantina

The folks at one of Burien’s newest food and beverage establishments, Black Zia Cantina, will be hosting a raffle fundraiser for Burien Actors Theatre this Friday, Jan. 10, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. An... [Read more]

Read about ‘The Miracle on 153rd Street’

Read about ‘The Miracle on 153rd Street’

There was a fire at BAT’s home of 34 years (read our extensive coverage here). It is up to the Burien City Council, BAT’s landlord, to decide whether to rebuild the theater space or not. But this... [Read more]

‘Coney Island Christmas’ cast to perform smokin’ fundraiser for BAT Monday

‘Coney Island Christmas’ cast to perform smokin’ fundraiser for BAT Monday

It’s no secret the actors in Burien Actors Theatre’s “Coney Island Christmas” are talented and hilarious (read our review and download a Coupon here). So you don’t want to miss their smokin’... [Read more]

There’s ‘Hope’ – Burien Actors Theatre to perform in Highline Historical space

There’s ‘Hope’ – Burien Actors Theatre to perform in Highline Historical space

Our friends at Burien Actors Theatre, hit hard by Tuesday’s arson fire at the Burien Annex (read our extensive coverage here), announced via social media Thursday morning that they have located... [Read more]

Here’s how YOU can help Burien Actors Theatre, a victim of Tuesday’s arson

Here’s how YOU can help Burien Actors Theatre, a victim of Tuesday’s arson

Our friends at Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) – as well as the Hi-Liners (and some other local non-profits) – suffered greatly from an arson fire on Tuesday morning (read our extensive coverage here),... [Read more]

UPDATE: 3-alarm fire that burned Burien Annex Tuesday morning was Arson

UPDATE: 3-alarm fire that burned Burien Annex Tuesday morning was Arson

Photo courtesy Public Information Officer David Nelson. UPDATE: The 3-alarm fire that burned the Burien Annex Tuesday morning (Dec. 10) was intentionally set in or adjacent to an outside porta-potty, according... [Read more]

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Coney Island Christmas’ is Wonderful

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Coney Island Christmas’ is Wonderful

A young Jewish girl, Clara, played by Emily Dumaran, complains to Grandma, an obviously spunky Jewish woman of East Coast origin, about how Christmas is pushed on everyone. And Kwanzaa, too? What about Chanukah???

COUPON: Save $5 on ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ which opens this Friday

COUPON: Save $5 on ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ which opens this Friday

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) is offering an exclusive $5 off Coupon to the holiday comedy Coney Island Christmas, which opens this Friday, Nov. 29 and continues through Dec. 22: Click... [Read more]

Jewish culture meets Christianity in ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ opening Nov. 29

Jewish culture meets Christianity in ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ opening Nov. 29

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) presents the holiday comedy Coney Island Christmas, which opens Nov. 29 and continues through Dec. 22. A Jewish girl is the best choice as Jesus... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre thanks community for ‘Young Frankenstein’

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre thanks community for ‘Young Frankenstein’

[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:] Burien Actors Theatre, BAT, thanks all of those... [Read more]

REVIEW: You’ll ‘roll in zee hay’ (and zee aisles) for BAT’s ‘Young Frankenstein’!

REVIEW: You’ll ‘roll in zee hay’ (and zee aisles) for BAT’s ‘Young Frankenstein’!

Review by Shelli Park Burien Actors Theatre has squeezed every last precious resource, human and other, from their reserves to bring another wonderful production to the South End. To open their 2013-14... [Read more]

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

Photos by Mike Wilson. “It’s alive!!!”  Help keep BAT alive!  An angel appeared at Burien Actors Theatre and agreed to match donations made from the beginning of the comedy musical “Mel Brooks’... [Read more]

‘Young Frankenstein’ opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday; Save $5!

‘Young Frankenstein’ opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday; Save $5!

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) will be presenting The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, which opens this Friday, Sept. 20 and continues through Oct. 27…