Category Archives: News

Articles of a timely nature relating to BLT activities. This might have to do with special prices on tickets, changes in schedules, announcements of grants or donations, etc.

Year end 2017

It is that time of year when we look back and look forward. Here at BAT, our fiscal year ends in June, but the calendar year is a good place to pause too. Looking ahead, BAT is getting ready for … Continue reading

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Ben Butler reviews to date

Here are the reviews for Ben Butler to date: “I highly recommend seeing this story about two men from completely different walks of life, who find a similarity between each other in a world where neither has to consider the … Continue reading

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Sitting in an empty theater

BAT is volunteer driven. So when we are here we are typically doing something. It is rare that I get to sit in our empty theater. BAT has just 94 seats, and those seats move. So even on the rare … Continue reading

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BAT in the local press

What was the Highline Times is now the WestSide Seattle. This great local paper has been a mainstay in Burien for more years than I can remember. Before there was a BAT, there was the Highline Times. The paper has … Continue reading

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Script club?

BAT’s lending library allocated at Bumbershoot Books is growing. BAT just added the script for Ben Butler, BAT’s first show of the season TICKETS. But BAT has bigger plans than a lending library. BAT has started a script club, a … Continue reading

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BALL gets real

They say nothing exists until it has a name. Well BALL, Burien Actors Lending Library, has had a name for a long time, but no sign, until now that is. BALL roosts at Bumbershoot Books in downtown Burien. Bumbershoot Books … Continue reading

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BAT’s economic impact on Burien – 2017

The University of Washington’s Foster School of Business came to Burien to take a look at BAT’s economic impact on Burien. BAT produces four MainStage shows a year. The audiences for these performances came from Burien and the region, including … 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 wish list 2017

BAT posted about its “new” laser printer on facebook. It was a gift from a fine donor, and it marks BAT’s first laser printer. In response, BAT was asked what else is on its wish list. As a non-profit theater … 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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