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 Importance of Being Earnest – Press release

Burien Actors Theatre is taking it to the parks with the comedy “The Importance of Being Earnest” This hilarious, family-friendly adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s farce has fictitious personas, romantic proposals, and the big shoulders of the 1980s.  BAT is taking … Continue reading

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BAT meets the Burien Arts Commission

The Burien Arts Commission has a few new members. A good thing. But they do not know BAT. A bad thing. So, soon BAT will be introducing itself the Burien Arts Commission. BAT was asked to tell the Commission what … Continue reading

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BAT Playwrights Festival – Press Release

Award-winning-new plays by Washington State playwrights provoke thought, entertain in 2019 BAT Playwrights Festival $12 tickets to see two plays (April 17, 2019 – Burien, WA)  For about the price of a matinee movie ticket, enjoy two award-winning new plays during … Continue reading

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Note schedule changes for the BAT Playwrights Festival

The BAT Playwrights Festival is a wonderful adventure into the minds of Washington playwrights. The Festival included the four winning plays from BAT’s contest. The two one-act and two full-length plays are being produced over four weeks. TICKETS HERE The … Continue reading

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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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