Category Archives: Community

Articles about BLT’s relationship to the community, and articles about people who are, or have been, involved with BLT.

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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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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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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Art at BAT during Sex with Strangers

During Sex with Strangers BAT will be hosting Burien Arts with an exhibit of photos by the Artful Activists of the the Backbone Campaign. The exhibit runs in conjunction with Sex with Strangers.   Meet the photographers and artists Jeff … Continue reading

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BAT has a new intern

BAT has a new high school intern. This time, she is from Bellevue High School. (Many of BAT’s patrons come from the Eastside, and it is nice to get an intern from there, too..) From time to time BAT has … Continue reading

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Year end 2016

Year end. Can it be? Looking back a year, BAT reaches back to In the Next Room, or the vibrator play. (Yes, the second part is intentionally lower case.) This was a step for BAT. The play was suggested by … Continue reading

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BAT’s Restaurant Directory

Did you know over 86 percent of the people who see a show at Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) eat or drink at a restaurant before or after the show? They do! This is just one of the ways theaters help … Continue reading

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Slow early bidding on the Toxie barrel, but time is running out.

So far, just two people have bid on the clean 35-gallon drum that was specially painted by the artist Sam Sneke for BAT’s The Toxic Avenger set. Toxie is a very funny musical comedy set in a New Jersey waste … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Twelve

It’s football season. Once again I see the 12 person flags, bumper stickers, even auto paint jobs. What an amazing marketing tool. Everyone, even those without an ownership interest in the Seahawks, are part of the game. All of the … Continue reading

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Rules – The Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival 2017

Burien Actors Theatre is seeking submissions of new plays by Washington State playwrights for the 2017 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival. Both one-act and full-length plays are sought. Winning scripts will be staged April 14 through May 7, 2017 … Continue reading

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