Arts

What’s Happening August 15 – August 22

‘Noises Off!’ extends its run Drama Dock’s production of the comedy “Noises Off!” has been extended for two additional performances at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug.… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

What’s Happening August 8 – August 15

TED KUTSCHER SOLO SHOW Work by esteemed local artist Ted Kutscher will be shown at The Hardware Store Restaurant Gallery throughout August. Kutscher, a longtime… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2018
C. Hunter Davis (Courtesy Photo)

August Poetry Well

The Poetry Well is a monthly column that showcases island poetry. This month includes a poem by C. Hunter Davis. I started writing in fourth… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018
C. Hunter Davis (Courtesy Photo)

Group ceramics show will shine at Arts Fest

Vashon’s vibrant ceramic art scene will take center stage on Aug. 10, with the opening of a new group show at Vashon Summer Arts Fest,… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Cuban sounds to fill the air at Ober Park

Vashon’s Summer Concerts in the Park series will continue at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Ober Park, with traditional Cuban music played by Kiki… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Comedic ‘Noises Off!’ is something to shout about

It’s been nearly a decade since Marshall Murray exploded onto the local theater scene as the star of “Honk!” Now, appearing in “Noises Off!” —… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Art-walkers, get set for a special First Friday stroll

Don’t miss all the visual treats in store on the August First Friday Art Walk. Most galleries and art spots are open from 6 to… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018
Sadye Marie Osterloh and Heidi Blossom, The Bunion Sisters, will perform trapeze comedy at Open Air (Courtesy Photo).

What’s Happening August 1 – August 8

Paperboys kick off Ober concerts The Paperboys, a Canadian band, will kick off this summer’s free Concerts in the Park series, from 7 to 9… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2018
Sadye Marie Osterloh and Heidi Blossom, The Bunion Sisters, will perform trapeze comedy at Open Air (Courtesy Photo).

Curtain’s up for madcap comedy ‘Noises Off’ with Drama Dock

Island audiences can expect pratfalls, wardrobe malfunctions and slapstick on steroids when local thespians perform “Noises Off,” an award-winning farce, this week and next at… Continue reading

What’s Happening July 25 – August 1

Island Band at The Bike Tim Couldn’t Make It — made up of islanders Doug Pine, Rick Dahms, Michael Marcus, Wesley Peterson and Mike Nicols… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2018

Summer Arts Fest rolls on at arts center

The Vashon Summer Arts Fest, a two-month celebration of the local arts scene staged by Vashon Center for the Arts, is set to unveil a… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2018

Eclectic music mix for Ober Park concert series

Islanders, get ready to kick off your shoes — it’s time to dance in the grass again at a series of free, outdoor summer concerts… Continue reading

What’s Happening July 18-25

YOUTH SHOWS SHINE At The Hardware Store Gallery, two photography shows, both featuring the work of the students of Ray Pfortner, are on view until… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

Publish the Quest brings blues, rock, ska, and pop to the Bike

According to island music impresario Pete Welch, the “biggest party of the year” will take place at 9 p.m. Saturday, July 21, when the band… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

New shows added to Vashon Summer Arts Fest

A slew of shows by local visual artists are now on view as part of Vashon Summer Arts Fest, at Vashon Center for the Arts.… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

What’s Happening July 11-18

Gospel goodness The award-winning Total Experience Gospel Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at Vashon Center for the Arts. The choir was… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

Community weaving project launches at summer arts fest

The Vashon Summer Arts Fest, a two-month long celebration of island art and artists at Vashon Center for the Arts, will offer new exhibits and… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

Island Quilt Guild struts its stuff with a big show

Once every two years it happens: The Vashon Quilt Guild offers up a two-day show of traditional and contemporary work either made by hand by… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

What’s Happening July 4-11

Living with conviction A Community Gallery Walk will run from July 8 through Aug. 5, showcasing portraits and personal stories of formerly incarcerated individuals, hosted… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018

Stage is set for Vashon Summer Arts Fest

Vashon Center for the Arts will kick off a free, two-month-long celebration of island art and artists on Friday, July 6, with the first-ever Vashon… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018