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.

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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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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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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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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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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Church & State press release

BAT’s production of the comedy-drama Church & State is a look at what can happen when religion, guns and social media mix it up with politics and honesty. Performances run April 27 through May 20. BAT’s production, of a wonderful … Continue reading

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Students affected by school shootings

Church & State (opening April 27 at BAT) is called a dramedy for a very good reason. Combined with humor, it looks at some very topical issues. One of the things Church & State does is give a balanced discussion … Continue reading

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Debit or credit

BAT’s old credit card machine died. At that point, the saga began. BAT’s old machine used what is called in the business “store and forward.” That is, BAT would run all of the charges and at the end of the … Continue reading

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March Script Club

On the ides of March, March 15, 2018, at 1:30 pm the BAT script club will meet at Merrill Gardens. Everyone is invited! This month BAT’s script club will be discussing Hindle Wakes. This script from 1912, is an amazing … Continue reading

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Lost slipper

BAT has boxes and boxes of shoes: boots, shoes, heels, flats, tennis shoes, sandals, slippers, small, medium, and large. BAT may not always have the right shoe, but it is amazing the number of times we do. For Rapture, Blister, … Continue reading

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