Entertainment Section

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Wine, music and a great cause – the annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival – presented this year on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at the Des Moines Beach Park Event Center – is proud to be donating... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘Sex with Strangers’ not to be missed; plus, how to get FREE tickets!

REVIEW: ‘Sex with Strangers’ not to be missed; plus, how to get FREE tickets!

Photos by Michael Brunk Review by Shelli Park A play entitled ‘Sex with Strangers’ can be a bit provocative if the subject of sex makes you feel uncomfortable. Burien Actors Theatre (BAT)... [Read more]

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

By Kelsey Par Burien Director and Writer Jeff Ferrell premiered his new feature film ‘Dead West’ on Feb. 7. ‘Dead West’ (previously entitled ‘Lady Killer’) is a road... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Feb. 24 & Feb. 25

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Feb. 24 & Feb. 25

St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents ‘Annie Jr.’ on Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday, Feb. 25! With equal measures of pluck and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wine Tasting at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday, Feb. 16

Wine Tasting at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday, Feb. 16

MONTES Sauvignon Blanc Chile 2016 This wine is greenish in color and very transparent and brilliant. The highly aromatic nose offers notes of citrus, peach and orange blossom. The palate is tremendously... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at BAT this Friday

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at BAT this Friday

Passion, ambition and the Internet become inextricably entangled in the thoughtful comedy ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at Burien Actors Theatre this Friday, Feb. 10, and continuing through... [Read more]

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

The City of Burien announced this week its first-ever PSA (Public Service Announcement) Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students. This year, the contest theme is stormwater pollution—why... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser will be back for its 13th year on March 3 & 4!

Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser will be back for its 13th year on March 3 & 4!

Get ready to raise your wine glasses for a good cause – the Poverty Bay Wine Festival will be back at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium for its 13th year on Friday, March 3 & Saturday, March... [Read more]

REMINDER: Learn about movie music at Film Office Happy Hour Tues., Feb. 7

REMINDER: Learn about movie music at Film Office Happy Hour Tues., Feb. 7

Local Film & Music Producer David Templeton will present at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held this coming Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m.at the Tin Theater. Doors open for networking... [Read more]

Bedroom meets internet in comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre

Bedroom meets internet in comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre

Passion, ambition and the Internet become inextricably entangled in the thoughtful comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre. Performances of this Washington State premiere, written... [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]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra holding Valentines Concert on Friday, Feb. 10

Northwest Symphony Orchestra holding Valentines Concert on Friday, Feb. 10

Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra will be holding a Valentines Concert on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This concert is part of the NWSO’s 30th... [Read more]

Ugandan Chess Champ Phiona Musei will be at SeaTac Community Center Thurs.

Ugandan Chess Champ Phiona Musei will be at SeaTac Community Center Thurs.

Phiona Musei – the Ugandan Chess Champion featured in the Disney film “Queen of Katwe” – will be making an appearance at the SeaTac Community Center this Thursday, Jan. 19. Doors will... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline High Drama’s ‘The Election’ opens Friday night, Jan. 13!

REMINDER: Highline High Drama’s ‘The Election’ opens Friday night, Jan. 13!

REMINDER: Just when you thought election season was over, here comes Highline High School Drama’s ‘THE ELECTION,’ opening FRIDAY night at the Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m.! The show... [Read more]

David Templeton will discuss movie music at next Film Office Happy Hour Feb. 7

David Templeton will discuss movie music at next Film Office Happy Hour Feb. 7

Local film composer David Templeton will be featured at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday, Feb. 7, starting at 6 p.m. at the Tin Theater…

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Election’ will be Fri. Jan. 13 & Sat. Jan. 14

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Election’ will be Fri. Jan. 13 & Sat. Jan. 14

Just when you thought election season was over, here comes Highline High School Drama’s ‘THE ELECTION,’ at the Performing Arts Center on Friday, Jan. 13 and Saturday, Jan. 14! In this... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline High Robotics at Jan. 3 Burien Film Office Happy Hour

REMINDER: Highline High Robotics at Jan. 3 Burien Film Office Happy Hour

Photo provided by Zoe Burchard. REMINDER: Darin Gee (pictured above) will do a presentation about Highline High School’s FIRST Robotics Program at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre publishes new local Restaurant Directory for Burien

Burien Actors Theatre publishes new local Restaurant Directory for Burien

Our friends at Burien Actors Theatre recently created a new restaurant directory for Burien, listing at least 127 restaurants – kind of a big deal, considering how much time and effort projects like... [Read more]

Highline High Robotics Program to be featured at Jan. 3 Film Office Happy Hour

Highline High Robotics Program to be featured at Jan. 3 Film Office Happy Hour

Photo provided by Zoe Burchard. Darin Gee (pictured above) will do a presentation about Highline High School’s FIRST Robotics Program at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held on Tuesday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: South Sound Choruses doing 2 Christmas Concerts this weekend

REMINDER: South Sound Choruses doing 2 Christmas Concerts this weekend

REMINDER: This weekend – Saturday, Dec. 10 & Sunday, Dec. 11 – two of the ensembles of Northwest Associated Arts will present their annual Christmas programs at the Highline Performing Arts Center... [Read more]

REVIEW: <i>The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)</i> is a holiday gift within a gift

REVIEW: The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) is a holiday gift within a gift

Review by John Van de Ven. The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), is a holiday gift within a gift – or a pageant within a play. The premise of the play (written by Reed Martin) is a pageant featuring a number of acts…

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Tree Lighting will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Tree Lighting will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Winterfest will be held this Saturday, Dec. 3, at both Manhattan Village and the Normandy Park Towne Center: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Manhattan Village (17847 1st... [Read more]

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

REMINDER: Local Actors/Producers/Educators David S. Hogan and Angela DiMarco will headline the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held next Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 at ‘Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’, opening Friday

COUPON: Save $5 at ‘Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’, opening Friday

Celebrate the season – and Save $5 bucks – with a tour de force in which three actors do absolutely everthing in the irreverently heartwarming comedy The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) at Burien... [Read more]