Theater Section

Teatro Minestrone’s ‘Around the World in 8 Stories’ at North SeaTac Park Wed.

Teatro Minestrone’s ‘Around the World in 8 Stories’ at North SeaTac Park Wed.

Teatro Minestrone’s ‘Around the World in 8 Stories’ is coming to North SeaTac Park this Wednesday night, July 30! The traveling Italian theatre troupe that brought The Totally True and... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] BAT (Burien Actors Theatre) just completed its... [Read more]

Laugh with outrageous late-night improv from ‘Turbo Turkey’ at BAT

Laugh with outrageous late-night improv from ‘Turbo Turkey’ at BAT

Hilarious late-night improv has arrived in the form of ‘Turbo Turkey’ at Burien Actors Theatre’s pop-up theater at 14907 4th Ave SW – the former Staples space – Saturday nights through March 23…

Council to review previous Community Center plans at Monday session

Council to review previous Community Center plans at Monday session

by Scott Schaefer The Burien City Council will review a presentation at its Monday, Feb. 24, Study Session about previous plans – last reviewed in 2008 – for a new Burien Community Center that were... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ is ON – at the old Staples, starting Feb. 21

Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ is ON – at the old Staples, starting Feb. 21

“Noises Off” is ON, hitting a new stage Feb. 21, as Burien Actors Theatre has received permission to use the old Staples retail space, located in the southwest corner of the Burien Town Plaza…

Burien Actors Theatre needs $10,000 to pay for space for ‘Noises Off’

Burien Actors Theatre needs $10,000 to pay for space for ‘Noises Off’

Burien Actors Theatre announced Tuesday (Jan. 28) that their next production, which runs Feb. 21 through March 23 – “Noises Off” – is ON, but they still need to raise $10,000 to pay for a location…

Auditions for comedy ‘End Days’ at Burien Actors Theatre will be Jan. 29-30

Auditions for comedy ‘End Days’ at Burien Actors Theatre will be Jan. 29-30

Burien Actors Theatre will be holding auditions on Wednesday, Jan. 29 and Thursday, Jan. 30 for the 5-actor comedy “End Days,” written by Deborah Zoe Laufer…

Jewish culture meets Christianity in ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ opening Nov. 29

Jewish culture meets Christianity in ‘Coney Island Christmas,’ opening Nov. 29

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) presents the holiday comedy Coney Island Christmas, which opens Nov. 29 and continues through Dec. 22. A Jewish girl is the best choice as Jesus... [Read more]

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

Photos by Mike Wilson. “It’s alive!!!”  Help keep BAT alive!  An angel appeared at Burien Actors Theatre and agreed to match donations made from the beginning of the comedy musical “Mel Brooks’... [Read more]

‘Young Frankenstein’ opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday; Save $5!

‘Young Frankenstein’ opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday; Save $5!

Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) will be presenting The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, which opens this Friday, Sept. 20 and continues through Oct. 27…

Love, passion and betrayal are a tangled nest in BLT’s ‘Beauty of the Father’

Love, passion and betrayal are a tangled nest in BLT’s ‘Beauty of the Father’

Love, passion and betrayal are a tangled nest in Beauty of the Father produced by Latino Theatre Projects and Burien Little Theatre and opening Aug. 2. Latino Theatre Projects and Burien Little Theatre... [Read more]

‘Totally True & Almost Accurate Adventures of Pinocchio’ coming Aug. 3-4

‘Totally True & Almost Accurate Adventures of Pinocchio’ coming Aug. 3-4

The Totally True and Almost Accurate Adventures of Pinocchio – a FREE outdoor show for families – is coming to Lake Burien School Park the weekend of Aug. 3 and 4 from 2 – 3 p.m. “When a historic... [Read more]

City of Burien’s ‘Music (and Theater) in the Park’ begins July 11

City of Burien’s ‘Music (and Theater) in the Park’ begins July 11

Burien Park’s ‘Music (and Theater) in the Park’ begins Wednesday, July 11 and runs Wednesdays at North SeaTac Park and Thursdays at Lake Burien Park, with Theater at Dottie Harper Park... [Read more]

REVIEW: Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Festival, Part Two

REVIEW: Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Festival, Part Two

by Shelli Park If I closed my eyes last night at Burien Little Theatre as I sat waiting for the first of the final two plays of the Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, I felt as though I was at the... [Read more]

Don’t miss Bill & Peggy’s Festival, continuing at Burien Little Theatre

Don’t miss Bill & Peggy’s Festival, continuing at Burien Little Theatre

The first half of the Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival is over at Burien Little Theatre, but never fear – the second half starts with two new shows this Friday, May 17! Starting Friday, two new... [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]

Save $2 on Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Fest, which runs thru May 26!

Save $2 on Burien Little Theatre’s Playwrights Fest, which runs thru May 26!

Enjoy pure local theatre and save $2 with The B-Town Blog’s exclusive Coupon to Burien Little Theatre‘s 2013 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, which starts this Friday, May 3! Click... [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 Auditioning for Upcoming Playwrights Festival

Burien Little Theatre Auditioning for Upcoming Playwrights Festival

Burien Little Theatre announced that it will be holding auditions for its upcoming 2013 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival of four brand spanking new plays on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 12 and... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien Little Theatre’s All-Female ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien Little Theatre’s All-Female ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Burien Little Theatre’s innovative, all-female production of “Jesus Christ Superstar” continues through March 24 (performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.),... [Read more]

St. Francis of Assisi’s School Musical ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ Runs March 1–2

St. Francis of Assisi’s School Musical ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ Runs March 1–2

Burien’s St. Francis of Assisi School will be presenting its musical – ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ – at the Highline Performing Arts Center on Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2. Performances... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘Nothing little’ about Burien Little Theatre’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’!

REVIEW: ‘Nothing little’ about Burien Little Theatre’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’!

by Shelli Park Who is this man, this Jesus Christ, who claims himself to be the Son of God? Who is this Superstar? God, himself? Just a man? A fraud? Last night, I was immersed in the amazingly dramatized... [Read more]

COUPON: Burien Little Theatre Shows its Love for YOU with a $5 Off Coupon!

COUPON: Burien Little Theatre Shows its Love for YOU with a $5 Off Coupon!

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre are showing their love for you this week by offering a special $5 off coupon for its new, all-female innovative production of the musical “Jesus Christ Superstar,”... [Read more]

All-Female ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ to Rock Burien Little Theatre Starting 2/15

All-Female ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ to Rock Burien Little Theatre Starting 2/15

Starting Feb. 15, our friends at Burien Little Theatre will be presenting an all-female version of the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar set in the future and featuring a live rock band. You read that... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ 3rd Annual Family Valentine Dance & Party will be Friday, Feb. 8

Hi-Liners’ 3rd Annual Family Valentine Dance & Party will be Friday, Feb. 8

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s 3rd Annual Family Valentine Dance & Party will be Friday, Feb. 8, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at The Burien Annex (14501 4th Ave SW). There will be dancing,... [Read more]

REVIEW: ‘Sides hurt from so much laughter’ thanks to ‘A Tuna Christmas’

REVIEW: ‘Sides hurt from so much laughter’ thanks to ‘A Tuna Christmas’

When the holiday season gets tough, take a trip to the Annex to see Burien Little Theatre’s latest production, A Tuna Christmas. This production gives the opportunity to enjoy a hearty laugh, taking the edge off this glorious and trying time of year…

COUPON: Save $3 on Tickets to BLT’s ‘A Tuna Christmas,’ Opening this Friday

COUPON: Save $3 on Tickets to BLT’s ‘A Tuna Christmas,’ Opening this Friday

The good folks at Burien Little Theatre are busy preparing for this Friday night’s opening of their new holiday comedy A Tuna Christmas, written by Jaston William, Joe Sears and Ed Howard, and... [Read more]

2 Quick-Change Actors Play 22 Roles in ‘A Tuna Christmas’ at Burien Little Theatre

2 Quick-Change Actors Play 22 Roles in ‘A Tuna Christmas’ at Burien Little Theatre

Two quick-change Actors will be playing a total of 22 quirky and often outrageous characters at Burien Little Theatre’s new holiday comedy A Tuna Christmas, written by Jaston William, Joe Sears... [Read more]