Arts

A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase

“We need more diversity among our performing musicians, and we need to hear their voices, too.”

Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives

The animation festival is the first of its kind solely focused on works addressing social issues

Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes

A gallery cruise kicks off Friday evening at art spots all over the island.

Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon

Vashon Opera will launch its 11th season with its production of a work by Giuseppe Verdi

What’s Happening Sept. 5 – 12

JD Hobson plays the bike, an islander screens his indie film, a “True Colors” showcase, and more.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Veteran power-pop players, The Posies, return to Vashon

The concert at Snapdragon is presented by islander Debra Heesch.

For duo, a move to the desert is something to sing about

Moody Little Sister brings sounds of sunshine to concert

  • Aug 28, 2019

What’s Happening Aug. 29 – Sept. 5

Plan to dance at Ober; puppets tell stories at Camp Colvos; filmmakers screen their stuff, and more.

  • Aug 28, 2019

‘Chinatown’ is film pick for Voice of Vashon benefit

A leading critic will discuss the film with audience members

Irish accordionist celebrates move to Vashon with show

Upcoming concert will mark beginning of John Whelan’s participation in island music scene.

  • Aug 21, 2019

What’s Happening Aug. 22 – 29

Concerts in the Park, classic flicks on the big screen, and lots of music to round out the summer.

  • Aug 21, 2019

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