2017 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival at Burien Arts Theater

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Thought-provoking all-new plays
by Washington playwrights

$10 tickets to see two plays!

For about the price of a matinee movie theater ticket, enjoy two award-winning and thought-provoking new plays live in April and May during the Playwrights Festival at Burien Actors Theatre.

The 2017 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival offers four weekends of four engaging new shows written by Washington State Playwrights from April 14 through May 7.

Peony & Bamboo Festival coming to the Seattle Chinese Garden

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The weather is warming up, the sun is appearing more often, and we're getting ready for our most popular annual festival ~ a wonderful event for all ages.

Seattle Chinese Garden ~ Fifth Annual


Peony & Bamboo Festival


Saturday/Sunday April 22–23 ~ 10 AM to 4 PM

Potted Luoyang tree peonies will be available for purchase on April 8, April 15, and April 22–23. See more details below.

Silver Sounds presents "America's Jukebox!", April 9 2017

Poster for America's Jukebox

Northwest Associated Arts’s senior chorus, Silver Sounds, puts their best foot forward with its annual celebration of the music from the 1950s through the 90s.

Hi-Liners: Summer Shows Auditions

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Registration for the new Hi-Liners shows is open now.

Be a part of Madagascar JR, or Urinetown!

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Poet Shin Yu Pai comes to Burien Library on April 5

Portrait of Shin Yu Pai

Wednesday, April 5, 7:00 pm, at the Burien Library:

Poet Shin Yu Pai discusses the history of artist-poet collaborations and will show visual examples.

Discover the fascinating work that can result when visual arts and poetry collide.

"With Dignity" at The Conservatory (Free Show)

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The Seattle Playwrights Salon presents With Dignity by Kristina Sutherland Rowell and Raymond Williams on Friday March 10th at 7 p.m.