Arts

What’s Happening Oct. 17 – 24

Rebecca Albiani talks Frida Kahlo, Portland musicians land on Vashon, Flamenco is back, and more.

  • Oct 18, 2019

 

Jazz fans, rejoice: a virtuoso of vibes visits Vashon

Joel Ross’s island performance is the latest stop on a busy tour of major West Coast jazz venues.

 

Benefit aims to help sick islanders with ferry costs

The second annual “Home 2 Vashon” will include music by The Kings of Mongrel Folk.

 

Poets will introduce a film that ‘cries out for conversation’

“If one person truly gets it and changes, it will be well worth it.”

The Church of Great Rain strikes back after hiatus

Island talent will serve up a series of skits, musicals and monologues this weekend.

What’s Happening Oct. 10 – 17

Acclaimed filmmaker talks Roman Vishniac; stage is set for a lip sync battle; Joel Ross, and more.

  • Oct 9, 2019

A reclusive poet steps out of the shadows in ‘The Myth of Amherst’

Debbie Dimitre, a Northwest storyteller, will perform her show about Emily Dickinson on Oct. 19.

Fall art season rolls on with October’s gallery cruise

Most galleries are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

Earshot Jazz Festival comes to Vashon

LaVon Hardison will perform at Vashon Center for the Arts as part of the Earshot Jazz Festival.

What’s Happening Oct. 3 – 10

Hear author Susan Wolf, groove to Van Redeker Band, take the stage in a lip sync battle, and more.

  • Oct 2, 2019

What’s Happening Sept. 26 to Oct. 3

A “Stringband Rock” show, Dakota Camacho, artists wanted for the holidays, and more.

  • Sep 28, 2019

‘The Cyclone Line’ tells a story of hard times and resilience

The play with music is the islander Kat Eggleston’s ode to her father.

‘Masquerade’ brings crowds and dollars to arts center

Auction-goers pledged more than $110,000 for VCA’s scholarship fund for its education programs.

  • Sep 25, 2019

Mountaineering movie shows bridge between generations

“Return to Mt. Kennedy” will have a screening at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at Vashon Theatre.

Fidel Nadal will bring his music, message to Vashon

His sound fuses roots reggae, ragga, dance hall and other beats with powerful lyrics and grooves.

The Church of Great Rain is ready for its resurrection

It has been seven years since the popular variety show was staged.

New speaker series has an eclectic lineup

“We looked for people who have experience with an audience and are great storytellers.”

  • Sep 18, 2019

The stage is set for arts center’s ‘Masquerade’

Appetizers and dinner will be served by Herban Feast as guests bid on silent auction items.

What’s Happening Sept. 19 – 26

Hurra! Oktoberfest; LGBTQ films to screen; get caught in The Cyclone Line; and more.

  • Sep 18, 2019

What’s Happening Sept. 12 – 19

Toi Toi Toi ‘La Traviata,’ acclaimed authors say ‘write on’ past 70, “The Boys Who Said No!” and more.

  • Sep 12, 2019