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REVIEW: Themes in Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Dr. Frankenstein</I> very timely

REVIEW: Themes in Burien Actors Theatre’s Dr. Frankenstein very timely

Photos by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com By Shelli Park The themes which Burien Actors Theatre’s 2018 season opener, Dr. Frankenstein, deal with are very timely as women continue to fight for an equal... [Read more]

REMINDER/COUPON: Save $5 Off BAT’s <i>Dr. Frankenstein</I> – opens FRIDAY!

REMINDER/COUPON: Save $5 Off BAT’s Dr. Frankenstein – opens FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s new production of Dr. Frankenstein – a fresh take on Mary Shelley’s Gothic tale, only with a female doctor – opens this FRIDAY night, Oct. 5! After a successful... [Read more]

Hi-Liners holding Auditions for ‘Once On This Island Jr.’ on Monday, Oct. 1

Hi-Liners holding Auditions for ‘Once On This Island Jr.’ on Monday, Oct. 1

Come join kids ages 7-18 and audition for The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s upcoming production of ‘Once On This Island Jr.’ on Monday, Oct. 1. Audition times still available! Register on... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s new production is not your father’s <i>Frankenstein</i>!

Burien Actors Theatre’s new production is not your father’s Frankenstein!

Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of Dr. Frankenstein is a fresh take on Mary Shelley’s Gothic tale, with a female doctor who breaks the rules of her time and an exploration through her... [Read more]

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘Into the Woods’ opens this Saturday, Sept. 8

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘Into the Woods’ opens this Saturday, Sept. 8

Tickets on sale now! www.hi-liners.org Into The Woods Sept. 8-23 Highline Performing Arts Center Follow a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King’s... [Read more]

Enjoy ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this coming Saturday, July 28

Enjoy ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this coming Saturday, July 28

From left, Chris Allen (Aramis), Ben Symons (d’Artagnan), Daniel Wood (Athos), and Abby Nathan (Porthos) will have a sword-ed summer in GreenStage’s production of The Three Musketeers” at Lake Burien... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s new & FREE ‘Great Day of Play’ is this Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s new & FREE ‘Great Day of Play’ is this Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s new – and FREE – ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held this Saturday, June 30, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.at Moshier Fields & Art Center. Join in and have FUN at the Great Day... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thank you, thank you, thank you for 2017-18!’

Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thank you, thank you, thank you for 2017-18!’

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre: The close of HERE // HEAR – REVIEW HERE – on June 24 ended BAT’s 2017-18 season. By all accounts, the season was a success. However, that is only because... [Read more]

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State ends this weekend, with performances Friday & Saturday nights at 8 p.m. and the finalé on Sunday... [Read more]

REVIEW: There are so many layers to Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Church & State</i>

REVIEW: There are so many layers to Burien Actors Theatre’s Church & State

From left to right, Tom (Max Lopuszynski) snaps a selfie with Senator Charles Whitmore (Gianni Truzzi) in the dramedy Church & State, written by Jason Odell Williams, performing at Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ opens Friday night!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ opens Friday night!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State opens this Friday night, April 27! This dramedy takes a look at what can happen when religion, guns and... [Read more]

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State – which runs April 27 to May 20 – is a look at what can happen when religion, guns and social media mix it... [Read more]

Mount Rainier High Drama’s ‘Into the Woods’ runs through March 24

Mount Rainier High Drama’s ‘Into the Woods’ runs through March 24

“Join Cinderella, Jack, his trusty pet, Milky White, Little Red Ridinghood, the Baker, and many more as they go into the woods on a journey of life, love and longing…” Come to the spring... [Read more]

Explore dating in the digital age at Highline High’s ‘Subtext’ March 31

Explore dating in the digital age at Highline High’s ‘Subtext’ March 31

Explore hilarious vignettes about the awkwardness of dating in the digital age at Highline High School Drama’s ‘Subtext,’ with two performances on Saturday, March 31. General admission... [Read more]

REMINDER: St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ is this weekend

REMINDER: St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ is this weekend

REMINDER:St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents a production of Disney’s ‘The Lion King JR.’ this Friday, Feb. 23 and Saturday,... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s <em>Rapture, Blister, Burn</em> is a very satisfying experience

REVIEW: BAT’s Rapture, Blister, Burn is a very satisfying experience

Photos by Michael Brunk Review by Shelli Park If you want to warm your hearts and minds during this February cold spell head to Burien Actors Theatre for Rapture, Blister, Burn. Attending this production... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ will be Feb. 23 & 24

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ will be Feb. 23 & 24

St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents a production of Disney’s ‘The Lion King JR.’ on Friday, Feb. 23 and Saturday, Feb.... [Read more]

Comedy ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn’ opens Friday, Feb. 16 at Burien Actors Theatre

Comedy ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn’ opens Friday, Feb. 16 at Burien Actors Theatre

‘Rapture, Blister, Burn‘ at Burien Actors Theatre (“BAT”) is an intensely smart and immensely funny Pulitzer Prize finalist that explores whether the grass really is greener on the other... [Read more]

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama will be presenting ‘The Craving’ this Friday, Jan. 12 and Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Performing Arts Center. Here’s the synopsis: Screenwriter Terry Kyle Morris... [Read more]

REMINDER: Save $5 on tix for last two weekends of BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’

REMINDER: Save $5 on tix for last two weekends of BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’

From left to right, Anne Cratchit (Hannah Rockel) and Bob Cratchit (Jaron Boggs) celebrate the birth of their baby while friend and co-worker Agnes (Jessica Robins) looks on in Burien Actors Theatre’s... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’ – fun, warm feeling of the holiday season

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Christmas Carol Rag’ – fun, warm feeling of the holiday season

From left to right, Anne Cratchit (Hannah Rockel) and Bob Cratchit (Jaron Boggs) celebrate the birth of their baby while friend and co-worker Agnes (Jessica Robins) looks on in Burien Actors Theatre’s... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s musical comedy ‘The Christmas Carol Rag’ opens Nov. 24

Burien Actors Theatre’s musical comedy ‘The Christmas Carol Rag’ opens Nov. 24

Burien Actors Theatre’s holiday show – which opens Friday, Nov. 24 – is ‘The Christmas Carol Rag,’ a delightfully irreverent and moving musical comedy set in ragtime-era New York City.... [Read more]

Taproot Theatre will present ‘The Gift of the Magi’ in Des Moines on Nov. 29

Taproot Theatre will present ‘The Gift of the Magi’ in Des Moines on Nov. 29

TAPROOT THEATRE PRESENTS “THE GIFT OF THE MAGI” – NOVEMBER 29, 2017 Taproot Theatre’s Touring Company will be presenting a stage adaptation of O. Henry’s “The Gift of the Magi” at Resurrection... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Ben Butler’ is a witty and eye-opening historical comedy

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘Ben Butler’ is a witty and eye-opening historical comedy

At left, Major Cary (Dave Tucker) of the Confederate State of Virginia demands that Major Benjamin Butler (Michael Mendonsa) of the Union Army return escaped slaves while Lieutenant Kelly (center) looks... [Read more]