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Please take a survey and give feedback for Burien Cultural District

Please take a survey and give feedback for Burien Cultural District

Organizers behind a Burien Cultural District are seeking the public’s feedback via an online survey. Arts and culture are vital ingredients for making our community a vibrant place to live and work. The... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘I love the rain!’

PHOTOS: ‘I love the rain!’

Elston Hill LOVES THE RAIN: This morning we took a 20 minute walk around the neighborhood. Spring is exceptional in Burien. And the hard drizzle was lovely making the flowers look so fresh and beautiful. The... [Read more]

Paintings by Vincent Keele highlighted in May exhibit at Burien Community Center

Paintings by Vincent Keele highlighted in May exhibit at Burien Community Center

Private Cathay Williams The Burien Arts Association is featuring the paintings of Vincent Keele in their May exhibit at the Burien Community Center. Meet Vincent at the opening reception on Tuesday, May... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre awards scholarships to local high school students

Burien Actors Theatre awards scholarships to local high school students

On Wednesday  May 1, 2019, Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) awarded the first of its three $1,000.00 scholarships to local high school student interested in theater or the performing arts. In the photo below,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Celebrate Student Art at B-Town Beat Art Walk this Friday

REMINDER: Celebrate Student Art at B-Town Beat Art Walk this Friday

REMINDER: Kick off the local Art Walk season this Friday, May 3, as the B-town Beat – in conjunction with Highline Public Schools – celebrates Arts in Education Month! The art walk goes from 6 –... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow seeking Artists for 2019 event!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow seeking Artists for 2019 event!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Arts-A-Glow is a free community arts festival developed and implemented by Burien city staff and community artists, and organizers are seeking Artists! 2019 will be... [Read more]

Celebrate local Student Artists at Art Walk in downtown Burien this Friday, May 3

Celebrate local Student Artists at Art Walk in downtown Burien this Friday, May 3

Celebrate Arts in Education month at the annual Student Art Walk in downtown Burien this Friday, May 3, 2019, from 6 – 8 p.m. This event will include artwork and performances from the many student artists... [Read more]

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale is this Saturday, May 4

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale is this Saturday, May 4

REMINDER: The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be this Saturday, May 4, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center in Burien. Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

For about the price of a matinee movie ticket, enjoy two award-winning new plays during the 2019 BAT Playwrights Festival, which runs from April 26 through May 19. BAT’s Festival offers four weekends... [Read more]

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

The Community Folk Arts Gallery on SW 152nd Street will host the ‘Lookie Lookie’ Art Show on Friday, April 5. This art show is based on Edward Gorey’s “Odd Couple from Hertz”... [Read more]

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Meet Judith Rayl, Burien Arts Association’s featured April artist, at her opening reception on Tuesday, April 2, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW. Judith’s work will be... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

Did you see Wednesday’s amazing ‘Super Sugar Moon’? Elston Hill did, and he photographed it in the morning as it rose over the Olympic mountains. This full moon is called the ‘Super... [Read more]

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Lily delivered the official Washington State Poison Prevention Poster to Washington State First Lady Trudy Inslee. After reviewing a record number of entries from kindergarten through 6th grade students... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Biggest cranes on west coast cruise past Burien Tuesday

PHOTOS: Biggest cranes on west coast cruise past Burien Tuesday

Courtesy Elston Hill: New cranes made their way to the Port of Tacoma on Tuesday, Mar. 5. Similar to last year’s shipment, the new load of container cranes headed to Commencement Bay were aboard the... [Read more]

Paintings by Raquel Garcia Martinez at Burien Community Center in March

Paintings by Raquel Garcia Martinez at Burien Community Center in March

The Burien Arts Association will be featuring the paintings of Raquel Garcia Martinez in the March exhibit at the Burien Community Center. Meet Raquel at the opening reception on Tuesday, March 5, 6-7:30... [Read more]

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Visiting Cezanne</I> is a delightful production

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s Visiting Cezanne is a delightful production

From left to right, artist Paul Cezanne (Ken Holmes) negotiates with his gardener, Germain Vallier (Phillip Keiman) in Burien Actors Theatre’s comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne, running through March 10.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

Courtesy Elston Hill comes some more snow scene photos taken in Burien (click images to view larger versions/slideshow):  Read More →

Comedy-drama <em>Visiting Cezanne</em> opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne is a funny and inspiring look at artists–and how we find our way, and ourselves, when all seems lost, and it... [Read more]