Arts

“14/48 Vashon” is back

A madcap whirlwind of theatrical creation will take place this weekend, when Vashon Center for the Arts again joins forces with Open Space for Arts… Continue reading

Arts & Humanities Series: ‘Legacy’

Vashon Center for the Arts will present the first talk of its 2018-19 Arts & Humanities series at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, featuring a… Continue reading

Arts in Brief: What’s Happening Oct. 18 – 25

The arts in brief MOODY, BLUES AND CLASSIC ROCK OneNiteStand, a local band, will play a free show at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

New album has a big sound

The Deep Energy Orchestra, a band of accomplished, international musicians brought together by local composer and bassist Jason Everett, will have a concert at 4… Continue reading

Timely art show follows gut-wrenching day

In a cruel twist of timing no one could have anticipated, Vashon Center for the Arts opened its long-planned exhibition of artworks referencing the #MeToo… Continue reading

Arts center hosts a lively fundraiser

On the evenings of Sept. 21 and 22, Vashon Center for the Arts welcomed supporters to “Masquerade,” a two-night auction held at the arts center.… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2018

What’s Happening Oct. 11 – 18

CALLING ALL KIDS The first show in VCA’s new family series, “Winston of Churchill: One Bear’s Battle Against Global Warming,” will take place at 10:30… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

A ribald night promised at Burlesco Notturno

Burlesco Notturno, an evening of song, dance and burlesque, will be back on Saturday, Oct. 13, at Open Space for Arts & Community. Doors for… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Lip- synchers will give their all for radio station

Dozens of islanders will take the stage at Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, to not actually sing songs. Rather,… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

What’s Happening Oct. 4 – Oct. 11

JUDY COLLINS ON VASHON Award-winning singer and songwriting legend Judy Collins, now 77, will perform a concert at Vashon Center for the Arts at 7… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Hear St. Ophelia’s heavenly harmonies Saturday

Saint Ophelia, a local alternative folk rock band, will premiere its self-titled debut album during a CD-release performance at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, in… Continue reading

Explore a world of art this Friday

Take a stroll through town and beyond to hobnob with friends as you check out artwork made by local artists. Most galleries will be open… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

The songs and legacy of a country queen come to Vashon

“Sweet Dreams,” a tribute concert in honor of country music queen Patsy Cline, will take place at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29,… Continue reading

What’s Happening Sept. 27 – Oct. 4

DANCE SHOW AT THE BIKE Loose Change, a well-seasoned island dance band, will have a free show at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Red… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018

Respect your elders: Longtime island artists shine in a show

This weekend marks the close of “Festival 25: Catch Us While You Can,” a celebration of artists and musicians who have lived on Vashon for… Continue reading

Traditional Japanese music will make Sunday special

The local organization Friends of Mukai will sponsor a free performance of the Japanese koto ensemble group, Seattle Miyagi Kai, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept.… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018

What’s Happening Sept. 20 – 27

CATCH ’CATCH US’ “Festival 25: Catch Us While You Can,” celebrating the achievements of almost 100 local artists and musicians who have lived on Vashon… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Concert features masters of traditional Irish music

A traditional Irish music concert by acclaimed button accordionist John Whelan and up-and-coming fiddler Haley Richardson will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23,… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Vashon Center for the Arts gears up for annual auction

Longtime attendees of Vashon Center for the Arts annual art auction will notice some changes to the big fundraising event this year. The gala, themed… Continue reading

Note by glorious note, Vashon Opera achieves a milestone

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been almost a decade since islanders first thrilled to the sound of their own resident opera company. Now, Vashon… Continue reading