Arts

World-class slack-key guitarist brings Hawaii to Vashon

If you’ve ever heard world-class slack-key guitarist Makana play a show, then…

 

Island poets shares her ‘A’ poems

Walk into poet and longtime islander Carey Hunter Davis’ house, and the…

 

VCA art auction includes signature experiences

Vashon Center for the Arts’ 2017 Art Auction, “Swing Time at VCA”…

  • Sep 21st, 2017

 

Youth musicians share the stage with Seattle band

Sharing the Stage returns to the Red Bike with five Vashon High…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Bob Haworth at Vashon Theatre this Sunday

Folk singer Bob Haworth, or Bo Mooney as his cohorts knew him…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Island author will read from book about Bill Fisher

There is a legacy that stands at the center of the island,…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Dozens of islanders collaborate, release Vashon-crafted album, music video

Valentine’s Day is still several months away, but island musician and singer-songwriter…

Legendary folk musician returns to Vashon to play concert

Back in the day, singer Bob Haworth — Bo Mooney as his…

Opera performs Donizetti masterpiece

Vashon Opera’s ninth season will open with the dramatic, romantic and character-driven…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

September Poetry Well

The Poetry Well is a monthly column that showcases island poetry. This…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Van Redeker Band returns to Red Bike

Known for its energetic performances, vocal harmonies and non-stop boogie, the Van…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Island puppeteer will have installation at MoPop’s Maker Faire

At Adam Ende’s studio in Dockton where he creates his Jawbone Puppet…

Islander’s book documents history of Fisher Pond, legacy of Bill Fisher

There is a legacy that stands at the center of the island,…

VCA names seven commissioned artists for upcoming art auction

Honoring a long-standing tradition, Vashon Center for the Arts chose seven island…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Vashon Opera opens season nine with drama and romance

Vashon Opera’s ninth season will open with the dramatic, romantic and character-driven…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Vashon’s next poet laureate to be announced

Merna Ann Hecht has been named Vashon’s next poet laureate and will…

Legendary jazz singer comes full circle back to Vashon

Legendary jazz vocalist Diane Schuur played her first gig on Vashon over…

Inspirational evening with islanders making a difference

Please note: The event has been changed to Friday, Sept. 8. Islander…

Renowned author discusses Buddhism

The New York Times bestselling author, evolutionary scientist and Buddhist practioner Robert…

Island’s own big band will play the last concert in the park of the summer

Big band plays free concert in the park

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Doors concert recreated in show at Red Bike

The American Night, a touring Doors tribute act from Seattle, will recreate…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Art auction preview party features art and local fare

Vashon Center for the Arts promises an evening of visual and gustatory…

September gallery cruise: Fall all into a world of art

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

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Vashon band kicks off final month of Ellisport exhibit

The Vashon jazz/post-jazz/ neo bossa ensemble Some’tet will mark the final month…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

VCA hosts free outdoor movie

Vashon Center for the Arts will present the classic 1986 American teen…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Reggae master to play island concert

Clinton Fearon returns to Vashon for the next free Concerts in the…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Mark your calendar: September is packed with arts events

First Friday Gallery Walk Galleries and art spots around town will open…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Aerial festival returns

Watch more than a dozen Vashon and Northwest aerial artists fly through…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Artist’s work chosen for publication in master watercolor book

Island artist Donna Botten likes to paint portraits, but not of people…

Bluesy-rock band returns to Red Bike

OneNiteStand will bring its bluesy-rockin’ sound to the Red Bike at 8:30…

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Performers fly high in aerial festival

High above the 10-acre meadow behind Open Space for Arts & Community,…

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Publish The Quest plays concert in park

Publish The Quest, a popular band with deep Vashon roots, will play…

  • Aug 15th, 2017

CANCELLED: Americana roots musician with ties to Vashon plays at VCA

*Editor’s Note: Vashon Center for the Arts announced Wednesday that this concert…

Poetry Well for August

Poetry Well for the month of August

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Austin duo play concert at Sugar Shack

The Sugar Shack will host the Austin, Texas, folk-pop duo Beth//James for…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Urban Latin band plays concert in park

The Seattle Urban Latin band Picoso will play the next free Concerts…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Late island artist to be celebrated at VCA

The late island artist Art Hansen will be remembered and celebrated on…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Allison Shirk at Red Bike

Allison Shirk plays at Red Bike

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Country rock band open summer concert series

The free Summer Concerts in the Park series will open with the…

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Take a summer stroll through galleries and art spots on Friday

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

  • Aug 1st, 2017