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The British are so polite

BAT has already posted about its struggle to find actors editions of the script for Dr. Frankenstein, SEE PRIOR POST HERE. This story has a happy ending. To briefly catch you up: BAT needs 10 actor editions of the script … Continue reading

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BAT turns 39

BAT’s fiscal year just ended. So, BAT is officially 39 years old! Amazing. It is funny because BAT does not look a day over 25. YOU can help BAT celebrate and keep better live theater going – make a $39 … Continue reading

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Thanks for 2017-18

The close of HERE // HEAR – REVIEW HERE – on June 24th ended BAT’s 2017-18 season. By all accounts, the season was a success. However, that is only because of BAT’s donors, patrons, volunteers, creative team, and Trustees. Each … Continue reading

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In search of scripts

BAT opens its 2018-19 season with Dr. Frankenstein a gothic tale written by Selma Dimitrijevic. This is not your father’s Frankenstein. In this startlingly fresh, lyrical and haunting contemporary adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic novel, Dr. Frankenstein is reimagined as … Continue reading

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Auditions for romantic comedy “Handle with Care” (BAT’s Holiday show)

Auditions for the romantic comedy “Handle with Care” at Burien Actors Theatre From the writer of BAT’s hit production Church & State, this delightfully fresh holiday show is a romantic holiday comedy dusted with magic. Ayelet, a young Israeli woman … Continue reading

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Auditions for new “Dr. Frankenstein” by Selma Dimitrijevic

Auditions for the new Gothic drama “Dr. Frankenstein” at Burien Actors Theatre This is not your father’s Frankenstein. In this startlingly fresh, lyrical and haunting contemporary adaptation of Mary Shelley’s classic novel, Dr. Frankenstein is reimagined as a woman. Victoria … Continue reading

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HERE // HEAR – June 22 – 24, 2018

Experience unique dance performance HERE // HEAR with live singing and movement chorus at Burien Actors Theatre (May 25, 2018 – Burien, WA) – Burien Actors Theatre presents HERE // HEAR, a unique full-evening length, new dance performance by choreographer … Continue reading

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The Whitmore selfie challenge

It’s time for the Whitmore selfie challenge! During the run of Church & State BAT challenges you to take a selfie with Senator Whitmore. Post your selfie on facebook saying you attended Church & State and tag Burien Actors Theatre … Continue reading

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An open letter to the Federal Way City Council

Dear Council, I am the artistic director at Burien Actors Theatre, http://www.burienatorstheatre.org. BAT is a small 94-seat theater located in Burien. In May of 2017, the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington conducted a study of BAT’s … Continue reading

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Church & State in tech

Church & State is in tech rehearsal. It opens Friday, April 27 at 8 pm. GET YOUR TICKET HERE Church & State is the last show of BAT’s 2017-18 season. BAT will be back in October with Dr. Frankenstein by … Continue reading

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