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No Script Club on March 19, 2020

Covid-19 – sigh (a safe distance away from everyone else). BAT is canceling its March 19, 2020, Script Club meeting. BAT is concerned about maintaining the required social distancing at the host site, and the host intends to limit visitors … Continue reading

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Coronavirus (COVID-19

At BAT, the health and safety of our audiences, performers, and staff are of the utmost importance. We are monitoring developments around Coronavirus (COVID-19) very closely. To date, BAT has not decided to cancel any performances of The Rocky Horror … Continue reading

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Audition notice for A Good Farmer

Seeking Latinx and white actors for moving and funny drama A Good Farmer at Burien Actors Theatre Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) is seeking Latinx and white actors to play characters aged 30s through 50s in A Good Farmer, a drama … Continue reading

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Goodby Craig

The Rocky Horror Show is dedicated to Craig Orsinger (1956-2020). You may not have seen Craig around the theater, but he was a big part of what you did see and hear. Craig worked backstage and in the background. He … Continue reading

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The Rocky Horror Show is coming – Presser

Come do The Time Warp again with Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show at Burien Actors Theatre Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, an outrageous musical comedy, is a party that encourages audience participation, … Continue reading

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BAT will not be accepting application for its annual scholarships

Burien Actors Theatre is saddened to announce it will not be offering its annual scholarships for Burien high school students this year. Over the years, BAT has helped many Burien high school students. This year, due to the Burien City … Continue reading

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Help BAT survive!

As you may have heard, in executive session (closed to the public) the Burien City Council supported the termination of the leases of all seven nonprofits in the Burien City Annex. This includes Burien Actors Theatre (BAT). BAT intends to … Continue reading

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The Christmas Spirit – press release

The comedy The Christmas Spirit at Burien Actors Theatre Burien Actors Theatre’s (BAT’s) production of the comedy The Christmas Spirit is a  touching and hilarious look at what makes life worth living. Performances run November 29 through December 22, 2019. … Continue reading

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How art “works.”

Early in my volunteering at BAT, I went to a Burien City Council meeting. The guy speaking right before me during the public comment said he just moved to Burien from a small town on the East Coast. He explained … Continue reading

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Native Gardens press release

Good fences make bad neighbors in comedy Native Gardens at Burien Actors Theatre  (September 11, 2019 – Burien, WA) Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) kicks off BAT’s 40th-anniversary season with the company’s production of Native Gardens, a comedy about new neighbors … Continue reading

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