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BAT’s 2017-18 Season

It’s here! BAT’s 2017-18 season! This year promises to be fanatical, amazing and wildly entertaining! Don’t miss your chance to get season tickets HERE. What a season, what a deal!!! Here is what is up at BAT: BAT’s Season Opening … Continue reading

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The BAT strawberries dance again

If, over the years, you visited BAT a the Burien Wild Strawberry Festival (every year on Father’s Day Weekend), you must have seen BAT’s dancing strawberries. The Strawberry Festival is also where BAT announces its new season. BAT passes out … Continue reading

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The story behind the story of Ben Butler

The play Ben Butler is based on real facts and real people. The play is a comedy, however, in those early dayes of the Civil War, it is unlikely the participants saw the events unfolding in front of them as … Continue reading

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Fun with Foster

I am starting this post while I wait for BAT’s final meeting with the student at the Foster School of Business at the UW. Due to a rather odd set of occurrences, BAT was able to join forces with the … Continue reading

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Why don’t they come?

Talking to a patron after the last performance of BAT’s Playwrights Festival. She asked, “With you doing such great theater, why don’t more people come?” She was telling the truth, BAT does not sell out every performance. Our record is … Continue reading

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As the City of Seattle plans on running its parking meters until 11 pm on a daily basis, first in Queen Anne and then throughout the City, the question of theater and parking comes to the forefront. Want to have … Continue reading

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Meet and greet at Foster

Met the full group at the Foster School of Business who will be working with BAT. Nice group of people. There were a dozen folks in suits and me. While I believe this will be a very good experience, I … Continue reading

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Guest review of weeks one and two of the playwrights festival

Review by Clair Enlow Better together Two women, a goddess and a mortal one, try to get it right in marital dramas At Burien Actors Theatre In two plays at Burien Actors Theatre, Hera and Carol are being themselves, trying … Continue reading

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First look back

As BAT’s 2016-17 season draws to a close with the Playwrights Festival, opening April 14 – GET YOUR TICKETS HERE – BAT took a little time to look back during tech rehearsals, This season has been fun and successful. BAT’s … Continue reading

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A bit of bacon

Theater requires a great number of skills. It is always grand when you find someone who has the unique skill set you are looking for. Cyndi is one of those people. Cyndi is creating props for the Playwrights Festival – … Continue reading

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