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Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club’s first meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club’s first meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s Script Club is getting ready for its first meeting on Thursday, Sept. 21 at Merrill Gardens. BAT’s very own Faith will be leading the meeting. What is a script club? It’s... [Read more]

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre: Come learn about Burien’s new script club this Saturday, Aug. 19! That’s right, Burien now has a script club. Burien Actors Theatre will be holding an introductory... [Read more]

REVIEW: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2: ‘great regional playwriting’

REVIEW: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2: ‘great regional playwriting’

2017 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2 April 29, 2017 Review by Shelli Park Will (Josh Kibbey) and Jane (Cara Hazzard) are two recovering addicts struggling to find the truth—and healing—in... [Read more]

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

Burien Actors Theatre is seeking submissions of new plays by Washington State playwrights for the 2017 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival. Both one-act and full-length plays are sought. Winning... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre looking for additional Trustees; here’s how to join

Burien Actors Theatre looking for additional Trustees; here’s how to join

Burien Actors Theatre is looking for additional Trustees; here’s a note from our friends at BAT: BAT is just about to start its 37th season of better live theater. This is a great time to join this... [Read more]

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase at BAT

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase at BAT

For about the price of a matinee movie theater ticket, you can see two brand-new plays from the creative minds of local playwrights during the Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase in August at Burien... [Read more]

Burien Arts presents FREE Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park during July

Burien Arts presents FREE Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park during July

Burien Arts Association will be hosting a FREE open-air Shakespeare in the Park production of “Cymbeline ” on Saturday, July 23, at Dottie Harper Park from 7 – 9:30 p.m. A week later – on Saturday,... [Read more]

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase July 24-26

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase July 24-26

Come enjoy – in air-conditioned luxury – rehearsed staged readings of original short works written and performed by local playwrights and actors in Seattle Playwrights Studio’s annual Showcase July 24-26.  Meet... [Read more]

Burien Arts free Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park will be July 25, Aug. 1

Burien Arts free Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park will be July 25, Aug. 1

Burien Arts Association will be hosting a free open-air Shakespeare in the Park production of “The Two Noble Kinsmen” on Saturday, July 25, at Dottie Harper Park (421 S. 146th Street), from 7 –... [Read more]

COUPON: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival opens this Friday night!

COUPON: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival opens this Friday night!

REMINDER: Four all-new plays by Washington playwrights will be featured in the 2015 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, which opens at Burien Actors Theatre this Friday night, May 1, and runs... [Read more]

New plays sought for 2015 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival

New plays sought for 2015 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival

The play’s the thing… New plays are being sought from Washington State playwrights for the 2015 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival at Burien Actors Theatre. Script submission deadline Oct. 22,... [Read more]

GreenStage to perform two FREE Shakespeare plays in Burien this summer

GreenStage to perform two FREE Shakespeare plays in Burien this summer

GreenStage is bringing its FREE performances of Shakespeare to Burien’s Dottie Harper Park again this summer. “With our production of Othello this summer, we will have completed every play... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘You may see yourself’ in BLT’s Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival

REVIEW: ‘You may see yourself’ in BLT’s Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival

by Shelli Park As humans with so much self-awareness and above-average intelligence in the animal kingdom, relationships can be difficult and rewarding. Our lives begin in relation to our parents for... [Read more]

New works by Washington playwrights in festival at Burien Little Theatre

New works by Washington playwrights in festival at Burien Little Theatre

For the price of a movie theater ticket, you can see two—count ‘em, two—live, brand-new, award-winning plays by Washington State playwrights in the 2013 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival... [Read more]

Burien Little Theatre Still Needs Over $3,400 to Meet Matching Donor Goal

Burien Little Theatre Still Needs Over $3,400 to Meet Matching Donor Goal

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre want our Readers to know that they still need more than $3,400 to meet their goal of raising $8,000 to pay for royalties for “Young Frankenstein the Musical”... [Read more]

Works from Local Playwrights Sought for BLT Fest; Deadline Nov. 7

Works from Local Playwrights Sought for BLT Fest; Deadline Nov. 7

Burien Little Theatre is seeking submissions of unproduced, unpublished plays by Washington State Playwrights for the 2013 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, which will be staged May 3 – May 26,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Winners Of Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Fest

PHOTOS: Scenes From Winners Of Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Fest

The Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival opened Friday night at Burien Little Theatre, with the first place winners crowned – “Unfound Fossils” and “Bold Grace.” Our friends... [Read more]

Burien’s Hi-Liners Holding Auditions For ‘Willy Wonka Jr.,’ ‘Chicago’

Burien’s Hi-Liners Holding Auditions For ‘Willy Wonka Jr.,’ ‘Chicago’

Burien’s Hi-Liners will be holding auditions for the DownStage Center production of “Willie Wonka, Jr.” on April 21 and April 23, and for the Mainstage production of “Chicago, the... [Read more]

Burien Little Theatre’s 2010-11 Season Will Make You “Laugh ‘Til It Hurts”

Burien Little Theatre’s 2010-11 Season Will Make You “Laugh ‘Til It Hurts”

Burien Little Theatre on Thursday (Sept.2nd) announced its 30th Season lineup, which they promise will make you “Laugh ’til it hurts…cry…think” at the Annex to Burien’s... [Read more]

Burien Little Theatre Seeking Scripts For Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Fest

Burien Little Theatre Seeking Scripts For Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Fest

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre sure are busy lately, ramping up for their new production and now, putting a call out for script for the 2010 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, which will be... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien’s Hi-Liners’s “Cinderella For Kids” & “Beauty & The Beast Jr.” Start 7/16

Burien’s Hi-Liners’s “Cinderella For Kids” & “Beauty & The Beast Jr.” Start 7/16

Burien’s Hi-Liners’ DownStage Center are holding two special productions this summer for just $10 per ticket – Disney’s Cinderella for Kids and Beauty and the Beast Jr. – with performances... [Read more]

Burien Arts Bringing Shakespeare To The Park Saturday, July 25th & Aug. 1st (2009)

Burien Arts Bringing Shakespeare To The Park Saturday, July 25th & Aug. 1st (2009)

EDITOR’S NOTE: This listing is for 2009: For the third year in a row, Burien Arts is sponsoring two free Shakespeare in the Park performances at Dottie Harper Park – “King John” on... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Bill & Peggy Hunt’s Playwright’s Festival At BLT

PHOTOS: Bill & Peggy Hunt’s Playwright’s Festival At BLT

Burien Little Theatre’s Bill & Peggy Hunt’s Playwrights Festival continues this weekend, and here are some photos shot by Adam Sanders:

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This weekend’s performances include “Famous Last Words” a one-act play written by Michael Wallace AND “Man Defeats Nature” a full-length play written by Christopher Bailey:

  • Friday, May 15th at 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 16th at 8:00 p.m. – Plus free play readings at 2 p.m. – “Freight” and “Days of Future Passed”
  • Sunday, May 17th at 2:00 p.m. Matinee

All tickets for BOTH shows are just $10 with half of the ticket price going to Burien’s Hospitality House.

“Hospitality House needs the help, and you need a night out…”

Purchase tickets here.

Playwright’s Fest & Free Readings On Tap For BLT In May

Playwright’s Fest & Free Readings On Tap For BLT In May

Burien Little Theatre has released its May schedule, which will include readings from winners of the Bill & Peggy Hunt’s Playwright’s Festival. BLT will also feature “Recession Pricing”... [Read more]