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.

Visiting Cezanne opens February 15

Comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne at Burien Actors Theatre takes inspiring look at what keeps us going when all seems lost (Feb. 6, 2019 – Burien, WA) – Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne is a funny and … Continue reading

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An authentic blanket

Handle with Care takes place in a realistic inexpensive hotel/motel. BAT’s Cyndi is all about getting the details just right. So, take a look at the blanket in the room. Yes, that is a cigarette burn in it. Better .live … Continue reading

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BAT’s sink for Handle with Care

Getting the details done on the Handle with Care set. At an early design meeting, we decided it would be fun to have running water in the sink in the hotel room. No real reason, just that it would add … Continue reading

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Handle with Care press release

Handle with Care at Burien Actors Theatre brimming with holiday magic and romance Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of Handle with Care is a delightfully fresh holiday comedy dusted with magic and brimming with romance. This Northwest premiere come from … Continue reading

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Handle with Care ticket deals, brought to you by pumpkin spice

The smell of pumpkin spice is in the air. You know what that means, right? It’s time to book your tickets to Handle with Care at BAT. Handle with Care is a delightfully fresh holiday show. It is a romantic … Continue reading

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BAT’s Playwrights Festival for 2019

The play’s the thing… New plays sought from Washington State playwrights for the 2019 BAT Playwrights Festival Script submission deadline Oct. 31, 2018 Winning scripts staged April 26-May 19, 2019 Burien Actors Theatre is seeking submissions of new plays by … Continue reading

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It is time to paaaaarty – BAT’s season kickoff!!!

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Party BAT’s 2018-19 season is upon us! Enjoy fabulous food and drink from Burien businesses plus theatrical performances and special musical guest Erin Austin of OK Sweetheart at Burien Actors … Continue reading

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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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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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