dance Section

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…

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]

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

An all-ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held at Highline High’s Cafeteria on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band... [Read more]

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

An all ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band member or at the door. There will... [Read more]

‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be Friday, Jan. 12 at Community Center

‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be Friday, Jan. 12 at Community Center

The annual ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be held at the Burien Community Center on Friday, Jan. 12, starting at 5 p.m. This is a great event put on by Burien Parks, and involves... [Read more]

(2017) ‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

(2017) ‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

NOTE: THIS INFO IS FOR THE 2017 STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Dancers will be back in the heart of Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival on the main stage at Town Square Park this Saturday, June 17,... [Read more]

Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance will be Saturday, Feb. 4 at Community Center

Annual Daddy/Daughter Dance will be Saturday, Feb. 4 at Community Center

Burien’s annual Daddy/Daughter Dance will be held on Saturday, Feb. 4, with two sessions at the Burien Community Center: 2 Sessions to Choose From: Session I:  5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Session... [Read more]

Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 11

Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 11

On Saturday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m., the Normandy Park Community Club (the Cove) will host their annual ‘Sweetheart Dance.’ Live dance music will be provided by the 20-piece Portage Bay Big... [Read more]

Highline High Jazz Band’s ‘Dancing Under The Stars’ will be Sat., Feb. 11

Highline High Jazz Band’s ‘Dancing Under The Stars’ will be Sat., Feb. 11

The Highline High School Jazz Band will be persenting “Dancing Under The Stars” on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 7-10 p.m. at the Highline High School Cafeteria.  All Ages welcome. Cost... [Read more]

The 2017 ‘Battle of Burien’ Dance Competition will be Saturday, Jan. 21

The 2017 ‘Battle of Burien’ Dance Competition will be Saturday, Jan. 21

The ‘Battle Of Burien’ dance competition will be held at the Community Center on Jan. 21, 2017, starting at 6 p.m. This event is an annual “dance off” where local youth compete... [Read more]

‘Strawberry Jam’ Breakdance Battle will be Saturday at Wild Strawberry Festival

‘Strawberry Jam’ Breakdance Battle will be Saturday at Wild Strawberry Festival

The ‘Strawberry Jam’ Breakdance Battle will be held at Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival this Saturday, June 18, from 3:30-6 p.m. at the Town Square Stage. These “battles”... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from the ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdancing contest

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from the ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdancing contest

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

‘The Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be at Community Center Saturday

‘The Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be at Community Center Saturday

The ‘Battle Of Burien’ dance competition will be this Saturday, Jan. 9, from 5 – 11 p.m. at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. More info available at this Facebook... [Read more]

Bring the family to see ‘Coppelia’ at Momentum Dance in Burien June 6

Bring the family to see ‘Coppelia’ at Momentum Dance in Burien June 6

The girl with the enamel eyes – ‘Coppelia’ – is a charming, funny ballet full of humor, ballet mime, mistaken identity, mad science, and finding true love. A full-length ballet presented... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Raucous Band will rock out at The Cove’s Country/Western Dance March 21

The Raucous Band will rock out at The Cove’s Country/Western Dance March 21

The Raucous Band will be rockin’ the music for the Normandy Park Community Club’s 2nd Annual Country-Western Barn Dance, which is being held on Saturday night, March 21. This evening will include... [Read more]

‘Mother & Son Night of Fun’ will be Saturday, March 7 at Community Center

‘Mother & Son Night of Fun’ will be Saturday, March 7 at Community Center

A ‘Mother & Son Night of Fun’ will be held from 6:30 – 8: 30 p.m. on Saturday, March 7 at the Burien Community Center. “A fun ‘date night’ for Moms and their little... [Read more]

Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Band ‘Spring Fling’ concert is Feb. 21

Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Band ‘Spring Fling’ concert is Feb. 21

Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Bands’ ‘Spring Fling’ Big Band Dance will be Saturday, Feb. 21, from 7 – 10 p.m. at the Highline High School cafeteria. “Come dance to... [Read more]