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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]

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

Burien Film Festival (BFF) 2016’s five­-minute short film contest will screen on April 1, in conjunction with the Burien UFO Festival! This year BFF will highlight Burien’s 17 neighborhoods. Movie... [Read more]

Ignite your bustle with comedic Victorian love story at Burien Actors Theatre

Ignite your bustle with comedic Victorian love story at Burien Actors Theatre

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 will run at Burien Actors... [Read more]

Highline High School’s ’15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ will be Jan. 22-23

Highline High School’s ’15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ will be Jan. 22-23

Highline High School will be presenting “15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play” on Friday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 23 at Noon and 7 p.m. Performances of this one-act comedy will be... [Read more]

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’ ends this weekend

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’ ends this weekend

Hi-Liners actors Erin Glaman and Nate Evenson in “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”–running this weekend at Renton Civic Theater. Photo by Jean Johnson Productions. REMINDER: The... [Read more]

Highline High Drama Department’s 1st performance of 2016 will be Jan 22-23

Highline High Drama Department’s 1st performance of 2016 will be Jan 22-23

The Highline High School Drama Department’s first performance of 2016 will be held Friday, Jan. 22, and Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Highline Performing Arts Center: Friday, Jan. 22: 7 p.m. Saturday,... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ opens Friday in Renton

Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ opens Friday in Renton

The Hi-Liners’ Winter Show “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” opens this Friday, Jan. 8 at the Renton Civic Theater. Performances will be held on: Friday, January 8, 7–8pm Saturday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dance off the Holidays with Soulful 88’s at Pit Stop Bottle Shop Dec. 26

Dance off the Holidays with Soulful 88’s at Pit Stop Bottle Shop Dec. 26

Dance off the Holidays as Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be hosting LIVE music on Saturday, Dec. 26 with the Soulful 88’s, from 7 – 10:30 p.m. The Soulful 88’s are a dynamic, rockin’... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Holiday Wine Tasting will be at the Tin Room Bar Thursday night, Dec. 17

FREE Holiday Wine Tasting will be at the Tin Room Bar Thursday night, Dec. 17

Longtime Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding its FREE monthly Wine Tasting this Thursday night, Dec. 15, from 5 – 7 p.m.: Holiday Wine Tasting: Thursday, Dec. 17, 5-7 p.m. “Always... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert is Saturday & Sunday

REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert is Saturday & Sunday

REMINDER: Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert will be held this weekend – on Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13 – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. There will be 7 ensembles, 190... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

Photos by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Review by Shelli Park The holidays are here and when it is that time of year Burien Actors Theatre always produces an offering that is guaranteed to make you laugh... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off BAT’s comedy ‘A Christmas Twist,’ which runs through Dec. 20

COUPON: Save $5 off BAT’s comedy ‘A Christmas Twist,’ which runs through Dec. 20

Looking for a little cheekiness in your holiday theater-going? Enjoy seven actors bringing 18 characters to life in A Christmas Twist, an irreverent mash-up of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and Oliver... [Read more]

Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert will be Dec. 12 & Dec. 13

Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert will be Dec. 12 & Dec. 13

Northwest Associated Arts Christmas Concert will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12 and Sunday, Dec. 13 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. There will be 7 ensembles, 190 singers, in one unforgettable show. The... [Read more]

Brass Quintet Holiday Concert for Burien Actors Theatre will be Dec. 9

Brass Quintet Holiday Concert for Burien Actors Theatre will be Dec. 9

On Wednesday, Dec. 9, enjoy the sounds of the season as Burien Actors Theatre presents a Holiday Concert with the Northwest Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet. This fundraiser concert for the theater will... [Read more]

Laugh through the holidays with BAT’s irreverent comedy ‘A Christmas Twist’

Laugh through the holidays with BAT’s irreverent comedy ‘A Christmas Twist’

Looking for a little cheekiness in your holiday theater-going? Enjoy seven actors bringing 18 characters to life in A Christmas Twist, an irreverent mash-up of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and Oliver... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater’s FREE Wine Tasting will be Wednesday

Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater’s FREE Wine Tasting will be Wednesday

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater’s FREE monthly Wine Tasting will be this Wednesday, Nov. 4, from 5 – 7 p.m., and will feature a special Chianti Tasting With Pamela Lenzi OF Fattoria... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater holding Halloween Party Saturday night

Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater holding Halloween Party Saturday night

Longtime Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding a Halloween Party this Saturday night, Oct. 31, starting at 9 p.m. Here’s what to expect: Costume Contest at 9 p.m.: Best Couple,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Halloween decorations delight, cause Coulrophobia at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Halloween decorations delight, cause Coulrophobia at Three Tree Point

One of the highlights of Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood is centered at the residence of Greg and Rhonda Dill, who go all out every year for both Halloween and the 4th of July. Kids of all... [Read more]

Local Director, Actors film ‘The Perfect Pieces’ to premiere at Seattle Shorts Fest

Local Director, Actors film ‘The Perfect Pieces’ to premiere at Seattle Shorts Fest

Local, first-time film Director (but longtime film Editor) Kirk Nordenstrom’s new film “The Perfect Pieces” will have its Seattle premiere at the Seattle Shorts Festival, to be held Nov. 14-15…

Comedy Night coming to Tin Room Bar & Theater on Thursday, Oct. 22

Comedy Night coming to Tin Room Bar & Theater on Thursday, Oct. 22

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding a Comedy Show in the theater on Thursday, Oct. 22, featuring three Comedians: Steve Hamilton (Emcee) Evan Morrison (Feature) Nigel Larson (Headliner There... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Anniversary this Saturday

Celebrate Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Anniversary this Saturday

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop wants our Readers to know that they’ll be celebrating their first anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 17, starting at 7 p.m.! They will have door prizes, food, and a band. Pit... [Read more]

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be on Friday, Oct. 30 at the Community Center. This is a new, FREE event celebrating a wonderful hispanic celebration. WHEN: Friday,... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Oktoberfest will be this Friday, Oct. 16

Highline Schools Foundation’s Oktoberfest will be this Friday, Oct. 16

Enjoy a merry German Beer Hall atmosphere with friends dressed to the nines in their Lederhosen (you can wear your jeans!) at the Highline Schools Foundation’s Oktoberfest this Friday, Oct. 16. Doors... [Read more]

REVIEW: Love triumphs for all in Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Addams Family’

REVIEW: Love triumphs for all in Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Addams Family’

Gomez (Nathaniel Jones) and Morticia Addams (Daniela Isabella Ferdico) are working through the complications of Wednesday’s love for a “normal” young man in the musical comedy “The Addams Family,”... [Read more]