Listen to the beautiful music of internationally renowned pianist David Templeton (pictured above), plus fabulous food, drink and theatrical performances at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015.

From 6 to 9 p.m., celebrate the opening of BAT’s 36th season of better live theater. Be among the first to get a sneak peak into their 2015-16 season at the Gala Party & Show. Special entertainment will include music, comedy and drama, with delectable food and beverages from Burien businesses, backstage tours, show production information and special give-aways.

Admission is just $15 for the entire event, including food, drink and entertainment. BAT requests people RSVP to or 206-242-5180 by Sept. 17 so BAT has a head count for ordering food.

Here are some music samples from David:

Exciting live theater has been a tradition in Burien since 1955. Incorporated in 1980, Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) has been a leading producer of quality live theater serving residents of the Seattle and south Puget Sound areas.

Burien Actors Theatre gives audiences an intriguing and invigorating theatre experience with unusual and fantastical productions they can’t see in a movie or anywhere else. The company’s mission is to treat audiences to productions of the highest artistic integrity that excite, engage and involve both the local and expanding theatrical communities in the Puget Sound region.

BAT is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) entity and operates on revenue from ticket sales, donations, grants, sponsorships and volunteers.

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