Arts

Book appreciation: “Jake & Emma’s Island Getaway”

The story was written for children but is sure to touch the hearts of readers of all ages.

 

Folk-pop luminary heads to arts center stage

Shawn Mullins has forged his own creative path in a notable career spanning decades.

 

Hot new music acts have a summer show together

Micaiah Sawyer and the Americana duo Robin Alice will play a concert this weekend.

  • Aug 14, 2019

 

What’s Happening Aug. 15 – 22

Portage Fill sweeps Ober, “The Goonies” take over Vashon Theatre, Arts Fest takes a bow, and more.

  • Aug 14, 2019

A bright light of Broadway gifts Vashon with her voice

Christine Andreas brings “Love is Good” to the Katherine L. White Hall.

What’s Happening Aug. 8 – 15

Roots reggae grooves, the story of a UFO sighting, the “Lullaby” guy in concert, and more.

  • Aug 8, 2019

Art Appreciation: A mother-son duo at VALISE

In August, VALISE will bring together a powerful mother and son duo for the exhibit “Air & Water.” Oil painter Hita von Mende and visual… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019

Sing along for a good cause at Village Green

Sing along for a good cause at Village Green

What’s Happening Aug. 1 – 8

The Boogie Brown Band is heading to Ober, ‘Grease’ is the word at Vashon Theatre, and more.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Classical concert is a family affair

Pianist Mark Salman and his sons, pianist Benjamin and cellist Jonathan, will perform at arts center

  • Jul 31, 2019

Aerial artists set to soar in Open Air

Performance will include choreographed spectacles from internationally touring and local artist.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Find a bounty of art and music on a high summer gallery cruise

Most art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

  • Jul 31, 2019

Island singer-songwriter launches new album

Sarah Christine takes ‘Time to Shine’ onstage

What’s Happening July 25 – Aug. 1

Sitar, Sandra Dee, aerialists at Open Space, Summer Concerts in the Park, and more.

  • Jul 24, 2019

Paoli Mejias brings fiery global jazz to island debut

The famed conga player will also offer a free workshop earlier in the day.

  • Jul 24, 2019

An arts fest rolls on, with dozens of new artists on display

Two group exhibits open Friday, along with a photography show and other displays.

  • Jul 24, 2019

A new poet laureate brings passion to her post

Susan Lynch accepted the mantle as laureate on June 27 at a ceremony at Vashon Winery.

Art appreciation: Ray Pfortner shares 25 years of memories

The exhibit is a nod to the fact that Pfortner has now resided on the island for 25 years.

Summer Arts Fest rolls on with six new exhibitions

Jo Robinson will debut ultra-close-up photographs of blossoms as they transform into fruit.

  • Jul 17, 2019

What’s Happening July 18 – 25

An islander takes on the heart of Paris, an ensemble acapella performance, Sarah Christine, and more

  • Jul 17, 2019