Seattle Playwrights Salon: WRITE LIKE IT'S 1899!, Friday November 10

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In celebration of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), the Seattle Playwrights Salon invites writers of any stripe to gather on Friday, November 10, 2017 for Write Like It’s 1899! at the Conservatory, for timed writing sprints. Get your writing juices flowing. Poetry, short stories, plays, novels, non-fiction? Bring it on! Admission is free.

Highline Band presents "Fall Destinations" on October 23

Clarinets play during a Highline Band Performance

Highline Band's first concert is fast approaching! They will be performing on October 23rd (next Monday) at 7:30PM at Foster High School (4242 S 144th St, Tukwila, WA 98168)

Review of "Ben Butler" at BAT

Photo from BAT's "Ben Butler"

There are many stories that have come out of the civil war. Some detail the struggles the union and confederate soldiers endured, while others are about the oppression the slaves suffered through. Few, however, illustrate the strained relationship of union soldiers and the slaves which they fought for.

Ben Butler is a very unique civil war story that is so incredible, it’s hard to believe it is based on a true story. It takes place a few weeks after the start of the American civil war, shortly after the state of Virginia seceded from the Union.

Historical drama meets comedy in thought-provoking Ben Butler at Burien Actors Theatre

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Based upon historical events, the comedy-drama Ben Butler at Burien Actors Theatre is a unique look at a key decision in the Civil War. Performances of this Northwest premiere, written by Richard Strand, run Sept. 29 through Oct. 22.

Two quick-witted men, one black and one white, and their innate stubborness radically change the course of history and the purpose of the North’s cause in the U.S. Civil War. Ben Butler is based upon historical events.

Burien Actors Theatre Gala Party & Show!

BAT’s Board President Scott Gifford holding a bottle of champagne at BAT’s 2014 Gala for a photo by Burien City Council member Nancy Tosta

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at the

Burien Actors Theatre Gala Party

(Sept. 2, 2017 - Burien, WA) – Enjoy fabulous food, drink and theatrical performances at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 16.

From 6 to 9 p.m., be among the first to get a sneak peek into BAT’s 2017-18 season during this kick-off to Burien Actors Theatre’s 38th season of better live theater. Experience BAT’s fantastical music, comedy and drama, plus backstage tours, special giveaways, delectable food and beverages.

Coming to a Porch Near You: Bilingual "Proof"

Poster for "Proof"

Coming to Puget Sound this summer: a bilingual staging of David Auburn's Pulitzer Prize winning play, Proof, performed on various backyard porches. Admission is free for all.

Este verano en Puget Sound, se presentará la obra ganadora del premio Pulitzer, Proof, escrita por David Auburn, en varios patios residenciales. Entrada libre de costo.