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Sponsored Post ChoralSounds ‘Heart of Our Song: The Musical Roots of Americana’ is May 14-15

ChoralSounds ‘Heart of Our Song: The Musical Roots of Americana’ is May 14-15

ChoralSounds Northwest will be celebrating Americana Roots music with ‘Heart of Our Song: The Musical Roots of Americana’ at a special concert at the Highline Performing Arts Center on Saturday,... [Read more]

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

Local residents David S. Hogan and wife Angela DiMarco have just produced their first feature-length film, called ‘Paralytic’ – take a look: The film will premiere at the 2016 Seattle... [Read more]

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

New to Burien and want to feel more connected to your new home? A long-time resident desiring to get more involved in your community? Maybe advancing the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area could... [Read more]

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale is this Saturday

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale is this Saturday

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude its Season with a performance this Saturday, April 30, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The program will feature... [Read more]

COUPON: Last 2 weekends to get $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>The Letters</i>

COUPON: Last 2 weekends to get $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s The Letters

There are just six performances of Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘The Letters’ (read our full review here) left over the next two weekends: Friday, April 22 at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 23 at... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s <i>The Letters</i> a ‘well crafted production of a wonderful script’

REVIEW: BAT’s The Letters a ‘well crafted production of a wonderful script’

Review By Shelli Park, Photos by Michael Brunk; Fear is a powerful emotion. Throw in a dose of envy, insecurity, attraction and illusion of power and you have an intriguing scenario…

COUPON: Save $5 off psychological thriller <i>The Letters</i> at BAT; opens Friday

COUPON: Save $5 off psychological thriller The Letters at BAT; opens Friday

Burien Actors Theatre’s next production, the psychological thriller The Letters, opens this FRIDAY night, April 8, and runs through May 1. This production will feature live music performed pre-show... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale will be Saturday, April 30

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale will be Saturday, April 30

Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude its Season with a performance on Saturday April 30, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The program will feature Sinfonia by... [Read more]

Psychological thriller <i>The Letters</i> creates suspense at Burien Actors Theatre

Psychological thriller The Letters creates suspense at Burien Actors Theatre

Burien Actors Theatre’s next production, the psychological thriller The Letters, performs April 8 through May 1. This production will feature live music performed pre-show and at intermission, specialty... [Read more]

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

A new trailer promoting the 2nd annual Burien Film Festival – to be held Friday, April 1 in Olde Burien – was released this weekend, and it includes clips from five entries: 2016 Burien Film Festival... [Read more]

‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ Manuela Horn’s Naughty St. Paddy’s Day Party Sat. night

‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ Manuela Horn’s Naughty St. Paddy’s Day Party Sat. night

Local ‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ Manuela Horn will be hosting a ‘Naughty St. Paddy’s Day Party’ this Saturday night, March 12, at Teatro ZinZanni in Seattle. Manuela will do some... [Read more]

Trailer for <em>I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name</em> BFF entry released

Trailer for I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name BFF entry released

The first trailer for an entry into the Burien Film Festival (BFF) has been released – check out the teaser for Johnny Briggs’ “I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name“: The Burien... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Discover Burien member Northwest Symphony Orchestra continues their Season with a performance on Saturday, March 19, at 8 p.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in West Seattle. The program will feature... [Read more]

Highline Community Symphonic Band & MRHS Bands free concert March 23

Highline Community Symphonic Band & MRHS Bands free concert March 23

The Highline Community Symphonic Band will be joining Mt Rainier High School Bands for a free concert at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. In its 44th year, Highline... [Read more]

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival takes place this Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium. It’ll be UNCORKED & UNPLUGGED, with... [Read more]

Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ band advances to EMP’s Sound Off! finals March 5

Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ band advances to EMP’s Sound Off! finals March 5

On Saturday, Feb. 27, Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ was selected as the wild card selection to advance to EMP’s ‘Sound Off!’ finals, which will be held on Saturday, March... [Read more]

2nd Burien Film Office ‘Happy Hour’ will be Tuesday night at Tin Theater

2nd Burien Film Office ‘Happy Hour’ will be Tuesday night at Tin Theater

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will be next Tuesday (March 1), from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater in Olde Burien. This is an open, free and all-ages event, and all filmmakers, film buffs,... [Read more]

Highline & Aviation High Jazz Bands holding Big Band Dance this Saturday

Highline & Aviation High Jazz Bands holding Big Band Dance this Saturday

The Highline & Aviation High Jazz Bands Purple and Gold Big Band Dance will be this Saturday, Feb. 20, from 7 – 10 p.m. at the Highline High School Cafeteria. “Come dance to your favorite Swing,... [Read more]

David Bowie tribute band ‘BowieVision’ to play Burien UFO Festival Friday, April 1

David Bowie tribute band ‘BowieVision’ to play Burien UFO Festival Friday, April 1

Organizers of the Burien UFO Festival announced that a David Bowie tribute band – BowieVision – will headline the musical portion of the annual event, set to land in Olde Burien starting at 6 p.m.... [Read more]

REVIEW: <i>In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)</i> substantial, with humor & heart

REVIEW: In the Next Room (or the vibrator play) substantial, with humor & heart

Photos by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com Review by Shelli Park As the proverbial curtain rises, we are witness to the dawn of electricity in domestic life. A time when the magic of a harnessed electrical... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Shrek the Musical Jr.’ runs Feb. 26-27

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Shrek the Musical Jr.’ runs Feb. 26-27

St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with the Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents DreamWorks’ ‘Shrek the Musical Jr.’, running Feb. 26 and Feb. 27! Shrek is the... [Read more]

COUPON: $5 Off ‘In the Next Room or the vibrator play,’ opening Friday night!

COUPON: $5 Off ‘In the Next Room or the vibrator play,’ opening Friday night!

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prizc, In the Next Room or the vibrator play is a touching and comical love story about a young doctor and his wife in the Victorian age, and it opens at Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentine’s Concert’ will be Fri., Feb. 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentine’s Concert’ will be Fri., Feb. 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra kicked off their Season this past October with a very successful family concert, and this season – their 29th – they will be featuring local women composers for a special... [Read more]