Monthly Archives: December 2017

BALL in boxes

BALL, Burien Actors Lending Library, is temporarily closed. In fact, it is in five boxes. After living in Bumbershoot Books for years, BALL is moving. Sadly, Bumbershoot Books permanently closing on December 31, 2017. It was a great host BALL, … Continue reading

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My father’s coat

This is a request for blankets, winter coats, or a donation to help BAT buy emergency blankets, sometimes called space blankets. It is now winter and BAT sees many people in need of a little warmth. DONATE HERE. Now, the … Continue reading

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Year end 2017

It is that time of year when we look back and look forward. Here at BAT, our fiscal year ends in June, but the calendar year is a good place to pause too. Looking ahead, BAT is getting ready for … Continue reading

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A script search

BAT is reading scripts for 2018-19. This is a fun time because, right now, BAT’s season could be anything. Literally anything. As BAT begins the narrow things down, the season will come into focus. To make a good season, BAT … Continue reading

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BAT does not always produce family-friendly shows. This comes, in part, from the idea that adults deserve entertainment too. Not every story worth telling is suitable for every young person or those who are easily offended. Some very interesting stories … Continue reading

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Is there more than butts in the seats?

This is a tale of two shows. One, BAT’s current Holiday show, The Christmas Carol Rag, and the other In The Next Room, or the vibrator play which BAT produced in 2016. The former is currently in production. The run … Continue reading

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A bit of kindness

BAT shares its space with a youth theater education organization. Typically, there are no problems with that relationship, however, it does means that BAT must move its seats out of the way for their rehearsals. This does required a bit … Continue reading

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