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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]

Highline Community Symphonic Band’s FREE Winter Holiday Concert is Dec. 12

Highline Community Symphonic Band’s FREE Winter Holiday Concert is Dec. 12

The Highline Community Symphonic Band will be holding a free Winter Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 12, at the Foster Performing Arts Center in Tukwila (map below). The concert’s theme... [Read more]

South Sound Choruses to perform TWO Christmas Concerts Dec. 10 & 11

South Sound Choruses to perform TWO Christmas Concerts Dec. 10 & 11

On Dec. 10 & 11, two of the ensembles of Northwest Associated Arts will present their annual Christmas programs at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. Saturday, December 10 at 2pm, KidSounds... [Read more]

Actors David S. Hogan & Angela DiMarco at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

Actors David S. Hogan & Angela DiMarco at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

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

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Volleyball team highlights

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Volleyball team highlights

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos, Boo in Burien, Haunted Hike & more this weekend

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos, Boo in Burien, Haunted Hike & more this weekend

REMINDER: There are a lot of fun activities in B-Town this weekend to celebrate the Halloween season, from trick-or-treating to music, haunts and more! FRIDAY, OCT. 28: Kennedy Catholic High School’s... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘The Toxic Avenger’ will truly entertain and the cast talent saves the day

REVIEW: ‘The Toxic Avenger’ will truly entertain and the cast talent saves the day

Mayor of Tromaville Babs Belgoody dances on a desk surrounded by, from left to right, corrupt waste management executives (Rico Lastrapes and John Williams Lynch) and environmental nerd Melvin Ferd the... [Read more]

Hear music from ‘Star Wars’ & more by Northwest Symphony Orchestra Oct. 28

Hear music from ‘Star Wars’ & more by Northwest Symphony Orchestra Oct. 28

Photo of the Northwest Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Anthony Spain. 
On Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 the Northwest Symphony Orchestra will present a “Family Concert” at the Highline Performing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Waterland Arcade launches ‘Good Student Incentive Program’

Advertiser Waterland Arcade launches ‘Good Student Incentive Program’

From Advertiser Waterland Arcade: With the first days of the new school year upon us, it is with great hope and pride that we at the Waterland Arcade announce our little “incentive” program... [Read more]

Safe trick-or-treating, Wiener Dog Race & more at ‘Boo in Burien’ on Sat., Oct. 29

Safe trick-or-treating, Wiener Dog Race & more at ‘Boo in Burien’ on Sat., Oct. 29

Discover Burien’s annual ‘BOO IN BURIEN’ will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29 in downtown Burien, from Noon – 4 p.m. This FREE event includes a Safe Trick-n-Treat outing for families,... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

The Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret and Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at the Brockey Center at South Seattle College. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. “Please join us as we celebrate... [Read more]

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

The summer music festival season is not over – and the best is yet to come! The 8th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 3 p.m.-11 p.m. The all-day... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre auditioning for comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ Sept. 10 & 12

Burien Actors Theatre auditioning for comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ Sept. 10 & 12

Burien Actors Theatre will be holding auditions for the comedy ‘Sex with Strangers,’ on Saturday, Sept. 10, and Monday, Sept. 12. Written by Laura Eason, this new play will be performed from Feb.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Blues & Brews Fest grosses over $64,500 in Des Moines Saturday

PHOTOS: Blues & Brews Fest grosses over $64,500 in Des Moines Saturday

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park’s 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival fundraiser grossed over $64,500 at Des Moines Beach Park on Saturday, Aug. 27. 100% of net proceeds will... [Read more]

7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival concert will be Saturday, Aug. 27

7th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival concert will be Saturday, Aug. 27

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. Grab your sunscreen, dust off those dancin’ shoes and get ready – the 7th annual Blues and Brews festival at Des Moines Beach Park is... [Read more]

Innovative film ‘M.O.P.Z’ to be featured at Film Office Happy Hour Sept. 6

Innovative film ‘M.O.P.Z’ to be featured at Film Office Happy Hour Sept. 6

The incredibly innovative comedy short “M.O.P.Z.” – which was filmed mostly at Burien’s Sunnydale Elementary School – will be featured at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour,... [Read more]

Don’t miss ‘Quack Attack’ at Music in the Park at Marvista Park Sunday!

Don’t miss ‘Quack Attack’ at Music in the Park at Marvista Park Sunday!

All are invited to a very special ‘Music in the Park’ this Sunday, Aug. 14 at Marvista Park (19900 4th Ave SW) – Quack Attack! This is a celebration of music, art, community and Normandy... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ 50th Anniversary Celebration will be this Saturday, Aug. 13

Hi-Liners’ 50th Anniversary Celebration will be this Saturday, Aug. 13

The Hi-Liners’ 50th Anniversary Reunion Celebration will be from 2 – 5 p.m. this Saturday, Aug. 13, at The Burien Annex. Past and Present Hi-Liners, Family, Friends, and Supporters are all invited! Come... [Read more]

All ages welcome at ‘Summer Sing’ at Glendale Lutheran on Sunday, Aug. 28

All ages welcome at ‘Summer Sing’ at Glendale Lutheran on Sunday, Aug. 28

All ages are welcome at a ‘Summer Sing!” hosted by Northwest Associated Arts’ ChoralSounds, SilverSounds and the Youth Choruses on Sunday Aug, 28, at Glendale Lutheran Church. The free... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Music in the Park’ concludes Thurs. with Kim Archer & Band

REMINDER: ‘Music in the Park’ concludes Thurs. with Kim Archer & Band

REMINDER: Burien Parks’ ‘Music in the Park’ concludes this week with the summer’s final FREE concert on Thursday, Aug. 11 at Lake Burien School Park with old school soul, funk... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien filmmaker at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday!

REMINDER: Burien filmmaker at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday!

REMINDER: Burien native Jeff Ferrell has been making films locally since 2008, and he’ll be the Guest Speaker at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held this Tuesday night (Aug. 2), from... [Read more]

Burien native, filmmaker to speak at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour on Aug. 2

Burien native, filmmaker to speak at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour on Aug. 2

Burien native Jeff Ferrell has been making films locally since 2008, and he’ll be the Guest Speaker at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held from 5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2. Ferrell... [Read more]

Auditions for BAT’s comedy ‘The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’ start July 30

Auditions for BAT’s comedy ‘The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’ start July 30

Auditions for Burien Actors Theatre’s comedy “The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)” start on Saturday, July 30, and Monday, Aug. 1. The show, written by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor, will be... [Read more]