Theater Section

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]

CALL FOR HELP: Burien Little Theatre Needs a 1950s-era Chair

CALL FOR HELP: Burien Little Theatre Needs a 1950s-era Chair

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre want our Readers to know that they’re in need of a chair. That’s right – a chair. No, they’re not going to re-create Clint Eastwood’s silly... [Read more]

CALL FOR HELP: Burien Little Theatre Needs Props for ‘A Tuna Christmas’

CALL FOR HELP: Burien Little Theatre Needs Props for ‘A Tuna Christmas’

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre are getting ready for “A Tuna Christmas” and they need some specialty props that they haven’t found yet. “If you have any of them and can share them... [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]

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Welcome Back Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater with 1/2-Priced App Coupon!

Longtime Advertiser and friend of the blog The Tin Room/Tin Theater is back, continuing with their great Coupon – 1/2 Priced Appetizers! In addition to sponsoring their own “Widget” in our... [Read more]

Burien Little Theatre Presenting ‘Pay-What-You-Will’ Pirate Play Sept. 7-8

Burien Little Theatre Presenting ‘Pay-What-You-Will’ Pirate Play Sept. 7-8

Photo by Mike Wilson. Burien Little Theatre will be presenting a “rip-roaring pirate play” called Bold Grace: The Voyages of the Pirate O’Malley, written by Ashley Schalow, in two pay-what-you-will... [Read more]

‘Anna in the Tropics’ Opens at Burien Little Theatre Aug. 3, runs thru Aug. 26

‘Anna in the Tropics’ Opens at Burien Little Theatre Aug. 3, runs thru Aug. 26

“Anna in the Tropics,” written by Nilo Cruz and  produced in connection with the Latino Theatre Project, opens at Burien Little Theatre on Friday, Aug. 3 and runs through Aug. 26. This is... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 to see Burien Little Theatre’s ‘reasons to be pretty’!

COUPON: Save $5 to see Burien Little Theatre’s ‘reasons to be pretty’!

Burien Little Theatre’s latest comedy-drama ‘reasons to be pretty,’ has opened, and we’ve got a great Coupon that you can print yourself and save $5: Click image to print Coupon SYNOPSIS Greg,... [Read more]

REVIEW: Burien Little Theatre Gets Creative with ‘The Who’s Tommy’

REVIEW: Burien Little Theatre Gets Creative with ‘The Who’s Tommy’

  by Rachel Lusby The Burien Little Theatre took a walk on the wild side with their theater adaptation of The Who’s 1975 rock opera, “Tommy.” “Tommy,” (played by The Who’s front man Roger... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien Little Theatre Finds An Electric Piano – Thanks To YOU!

UPDATE: Burien Little Theatre Finds An Electric Piano – Thanks To YOU!

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre are “in a jam” of a different musical variety – they need an 88-key electric piano to use from Feb. 12 – March 25 in their upcoming production of “The Who’s Tommy”…

Hot? BLT’s 24-Hour 9-10-11 Fundraiser Will Have Air Conditioning All Weekend!

Hot? BLT’s 24-Hour 9-10-11 Fundraiser Will Have Air Conditioning All Weekend!

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre want our hot and sweaty Readers to know that if you get too hot and sweaty this weekend (highs predicted in the upper 80s), you can cool down at their air conditioned,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Burien Little Theatre’s 24-Hour Fundraiser Show Is 9/10/11

SAVE THE DATE: Burien Little Theatre’s 24-Hour Fundraiser Show Is 9/10/11

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre want our Readers to mark their calendars for 9/10/11, when BLT will be presenting a 24-hour fundraiser show chock full of live entertainment, from 9 a.m. on Saturday,... [Read more]

Breeders Theater Returns To E.B. Foote With ‘Helpdesk,’ Starting July 15th

Breeders Theater Returns To E.B. Foote With ‘Helpdesk,’ Starting July 15th

Breeders Theater, “South King County’s premier professional theater company,” will be returning to Burien’s E.B. Foote Winery this July with a new show called ‘Helpdesk.’ The... [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]

Why You Should See Your Neighbor Manuela Horn At Teatro Zinzanni

Why You Should See Your Neighbor Manuela Horn At Teatro Zinzanni

by Scott Schaefer We had the pleasure recently of seeing our favorite B-Town area neighbor Manuela Horn perform in “Radio Free Starlight,” the current production at Seattle’s Teatro... [Read more]