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The Letters is a play for our time

An except of an interview with John W. Lowell: BK: Why do you think a play about 1930’s Russia is still relevant to today? John W. Lowell: For one simple, disturbing reason: they did stuff like that; we still do … Continue reading

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It’s a show

There is a time in every production when, despite the amount of work left to be done, the solid feeling among the designers that this is a show and it has, or will very soon, come together. In some shows, … Continue reading

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Allan plays The Letters

BAT has had the joy of working with Allan Loucks, a composer extraordinaire. If you have been coming to BAT shows, you have heard Allan’s work. For The Letters Allan in back. Not only did he compose and record the … Continue reading

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The Letters – Press Release

Psychological thriller The Letters creates suspense at Burien Actors Theatre (March 30, 2016 – Burien, WA) – Burien Actors Theatre’s next production, the psychological thriller The Letters, performs April 8 through May 1. The Burien Actors Theatre production features live music performed … Continue reading

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A Play Can Change Meaning Even While Its Words Don’t

BAT is blessed to work with so many talented people. BAT’s actors, directors, designers, running crews and volunteers are all so amazing, at times it takes my breath away. Occasionally, BAT also works with a writer who is both a … Continue reading

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The Letters

A review from the Chicago production of The Letters. A review from the San Francisco production of The Letters. In The Letters, written by John W. Lowell, a Ministry Director calls Anna, a bureaucrat, into his office for a meeting. It is … Continue reading

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First read through of The Letters

At the first read through of The Letters by John W. Lowell. This is the fist time the actors read the play together. Today we also had a designer meeting before the read through. This design meeting was fairly high … Continue reading

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Read The Letters

Half of BAT’s 2015-16 season comes from the big script houses: The Addams Family and In the Next Room, the Vibrator Play. Nothing wrong with that, but at least once a season BAT likes to include a show it gets … Continue reading

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