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Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thank you, thank you, thank you for 2017-18!’

Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thank you, thank you, thank you for 2017-18!’

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre: The close of HERE // HEAR – REVIEW HERE – on June 24 ended BAT’s 2017-18 season. By all accounts, the season was a success. However, that is only because... [Read more]

REVIEW: Here // Hear is a dance experience that doesn’t disappoint

REVIEW: Here // Hear is a dance experience that doesn’t disappoint

By Shelli Park My first love has always been dance, and though I haven’t actively practiced in a long while, I have been a dancer since I was three years old. Though I’m not dancing now, I’m always... [Read more]

REMINDER: Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at BAT this weekend

REMINDER: Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at BAT this weekend

Dancers in rehearsal for unique new dance performance HERE // HEAR by choreographer Kris Wheeler and singer Ivory Smith, presented by Burien Actors Theatre from June 22 to 24. Photos courtesy Kris Wheeler. REMINDER:... [Read more]

Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at Burien Actors Theatre June 22-24

Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at Burien Actors Theatre June 22-24

Burien Actors Theatre presents HERE // HEAR, a unique full-evening length, new dance performance by choreographer Kris Wheeler and singer Ivory Smith, with performances from June 22 – 24…

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State ends this weekend, with performances Friday & Saturday nights at 8 p.m. and the finalé on Sunday... [Read more]

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

Want to be in a dance performance, but have no performance background? Come be part of the movement chorus in the new dance performance HERE // HEAR from June 22–24, presented by Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ thru May 20

COUPON: Save $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ thru May 20

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State continues Friday and Saturday nights, as well as Sunday afternoons through May 20! This dramedy takes... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ opens Friday night!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ opens Friday night!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State opens this Friday night, April 27! This dramedy takes a look at what can happen when religion, guns and... [Read more]

Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Did you know that you can earn BATcoins by participating in Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’? During the run of Church & State – which opens this Friday,... [Read more]

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State – which runs April 27 to May 20 – is a look at what can happen when religion, guns and social media mix it... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will meet April 19 at Merrill Gardens

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will meet April 19 at Merrill Gardens

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will next meet at Merrill Gardens on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. This is a FREE event, and everyone is invited! This month BAT’s Script Club will be... [Read more]

COUPON: BAT’s <i>Rapture. Blister, Burn</i> is down to its finalé weekend!

COUPON: BAT’s Rapture. Blister, Burn is down to its finalé weekend!

Photos by Michael Brunk Burien Actors Theatre’s Rapture. Blister, Burn is down to its finalé weekend, and you don’t want to miss this show! FINAL WEEKEND PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: Friday, March... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will meet Mar. 15 at Merrill Gardens

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will meet Mar. 15 at Merrill Gardens

On the ides of March – Thursday, March 15, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. – the Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club will meet at Merrill Gardens. This is a FREE event, and everyone is invited! This month... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s <em>Rapture, Blister, Burn</em> is a very satisfying experience

REVIEW: BAT’s Rapture, Blister, Burn is a very satisfying experience

Photos by Michael Brunk Review by Shelli Park If you want to warm your hearts and minds during this February cold spell head to Burien Actors Theatre for Rapture, Blister, Burn. Attending this production... [Read more]

Comedy ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn’ opens Friday, Feb. 16 at Burien Actors Theatre

Comedy ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn’ opens Friday, Feb. 16 at Burien Actors Theatre

‘Rapture, Blister, Burn‘ at Burien Actors Theatre (“BAT”) is an intensely smart and immensely funny Pulitzer Prize finalist that explores whether the grass really is greener on the other... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be Thurs., Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be Thurs., Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be at Merrill Gardens on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. BAT’s script club is open to all who want to learn more... [Read more]

REMINDER: Save $5 on tix for last two weekends of BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’

REMINDER: Save $5 on tix for last two weekends of BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’

From left to right, Anne Cratchit (Hannah Rockel) and Bob Cratchit (Jaron Boggs) celebrate the birth of their baby while friend and co-worker Agnes (Jessica Robins) looks on in Burien Actors Theatre’s... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’ – fun, warm feeling of the holiday season

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’ – fun, warm feeling of the holiday season

From left to right, Anne Cratchit (Hannah Rockel) and Bob Cratchit (Jaron Boggs) celebrate the birth of their baby while friend and co-worker Agnes (Jessica Robins) looks on in Burien Actors Theatre’s... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s musical comedy ‘The Christmas Carol Rag’ opens Nov. 24

Burien Actors Theatre’s musical comedy ‘The Christmas Carol Rag’ opens Nov. 24

Burien Actors Theatre’s holiday show – which opens Friday, Nov. 24 – is ‘The Christmas Carol Rag,’ a delightfully irreverent and moving musical comedy set in ragtime-era New York City.... [Read more]

Did you know Burien has a Script Club? Next meeting will be Thurs., Nov. 16

Did you know Burien has a Script Club? Next meeting will be Thurs., Nov. 16

Did you know Burien has a script club? Burien Actors Theatre’s script club meets monthly at Merrill Gardens, with the next meeting set for Thursday, Nov. 16 at 1:30 p.m. This is an open and free meeting,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s excellent ‘Ben Butler’ ends this weekend!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s excellent ‘Ben Butler’ ends this weekend!

From left to right, the slave Shepard Mallory (Sharif Ali) shows the results of being punished to Major Benjamin Butler (Michael Mendonsa) in Burien Actors Theatre’s comedy-historical drama Ben Butler... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Ben Butler’ is a witty and eye-opening historical comedy

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Ben Butler’ is a witty and eye-opening historical comedy

At left, Major Cary (Dave Tucker) of the Confederate State of Virginia demands that Major Benjamin Butler (Michael Mendonsa) of the Union Army return escaped slaves while Lieutenant Kelly (center) looks... [Read more]

History meets comedy in ‘Ben Butler,’ opening Sept. 29 at Burien Actors Theatre

History meets comedy in ‘Ben Butler,’ opening Sept. 29 at Burien Actors Theatre

Based upon historical events, the comedy-drama Ben Butler at Burien Actors Theatre is a unique look at a key decision in the Civil War. Performances of this Northwest premiere, written by Richard Strand,... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club’s first meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club’s first meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club is getting ready for its first meeting on Thursday, Sept. 21 at Merrill Gardens. BAT’s very own Faith will be leading the meeting. What is a script club? It’s... [Read more]