Category Archives: Shows

Articles or announcements about a specific show that aren’t more properly called “News”. These could include director’s notes, discussions of technical issues encountered during production, interviews with designers, actors, or volunteers, and descriptions of the content of shows for the purpose of educating the audience.

In short, if it’s a short bit of information about a show, it’s News. If it’s more thoughtful, it probably belongs here.

Come on already

BAT’s season is underway. Ben Butler, TICKETS, BAT’s first show of the season is cast, and auditions for The Christmas Carol Rag, TICKETS, will be happening soon. The creative teams for the first two shows are set. It’s beginning to … Continue reading

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BAT season thoughts

BAT’s tickets for the season are here! This was enough reason for me to take another look at BAT’s 2017-18 season, and what a season it is! This is better live theater at its best. Opening the box of tickets … Continue reading

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Auditions July 9 & 10 for Ben Butler

Auditions for historical comedic drama “Ben Butler” Burien Actors Theatre announces auditions for the historical comedic drama Ben Butler. Based on historical events, playwright Richard Strand’s script is a thought-provoking story of equality and the politics of race in America. … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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$100 a year

It is headed into donor season. BAT has a nice matching grant for the upcoming GiveBig (May 10, early giving begins April 27), and BAT will be asking for donations during the Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival. BAT needs … Continue reading

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Now the truth may be told

Around most every BAT production someone contacts BAT to discuss an issue they have about the production. I would not say that BAT gets very many comments, but there is almost always one or two for every production. BAT loves … Continue reading

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Four new works / Four auditions!!!

Four great shows! Thirteen amazing roles! Twenty minutes from downtown Seattle with free onsite parking! (1)   Auditions for comedy-drama “Escorting Tom” Burien Actors Theatre announces auditions for the comedy-drama Escorting Tom, written by Duane Kelly, to be performed from April … Continue reading

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