Arts

What’s Happening Jan. 3 – 10

The JD Hobson Band, enrollment for a children’s violin and guitar ensemble group, and more.

  • Jan 2, 2019

The year’s first First Friday art walk beckons

Most galleries and art spots open at 6 p.m.

  • Jan 2, 2019

Enrollment is open for 2019 UMO classes

UMO School of Physical Arts is now enrolling for Winter Session with a range of offerings, including aerial, circus gymnastics, parkour and more. For more… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2018

Open Space plans a bash with something for everyone

On New Year’s Eve, Open Space for Arts & Community will let islanders alternate between revelry and rejuvenation at its annual Re(New)al Year’s Eve party,… Continue reading

Art appreciation: Felted sculpture and whimsy at Hastings-Cone Gallery

Monica Gripman creates astounding work while dreaming of establishing a studio space for artists.

Pop-up sale will feature Middle Eastern food and fashion

The spirit of the souq will come alive on Saturday

Let these local humorists tickle your funny bone

Show starts at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at the Red Bicycle Bistro Sushi.

  • Dec 19, 2018

Van Redeker Band to play benefit for Land Trust

Join the Van Redeker Band for an intimate evening of music from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, with the proceeds going to the Land Trust.… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

The holidays gets the jazzy treatment in concert

Two Northwest acts will strut their stuff on Wednesday.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Local band will play the Bike on Friday

Some’tet will play a free show at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at The Red Bicycle Bistro Sushi.

  • Dec 12, 2018

Curtain’s going up on bigger than ever Nutcracker

For Vadne White, it’s that time of year — when late at night, her husband might jolt her from a reverie of deep, silent contemplation… Continue reading

What’s Happening Dec. 6 – 13

DRAMA DOCK AUDITIONS Auditions for this six women and two men production of “The Odd Couple” will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2018

Music programs for youth turn up the volume

Vashon youth will make a joyful noise in choral and band concerts next week, in anticipation of new opportunities coming up for music-making island kids… Continue reading

Chorale to get brassy in annual holiday concert

Major choral works will be sung by the 75-voice choir.

  • Dec 5, 2018

An artful weekend starts with a gallery cruise

Small works, suitable for gifting, are on display at art shows and the holiday studio tour.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Island singers come a-caroling for good causes

On Friday, dozens of talented islanders will give the gift of song in a special concert aimed at raising lots of money for local nonprofits.… Continue reading

Arts briefs Nov. 29

VASHON WORLD AIDS DAYS Several events, most free of charge, will take place as part of the Vashon World AIDS Days this Thursday through Sunday.… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2018

New play tells stories of mothers and daughters

The world premiere of a new play about the bond between mothers and daughters, “My Mother, MySelf,” will have performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov.… Continue reading

Holiday studio tour begins this weekend

Islanders can experience art up close and personal when the members of Vashon Island Visual Artists (VIVA) collectively fling open their doors to the public… Continue reading

Beer Puppet Theatre comes to Vashon

A fanciful new series, Beer and Puppet Theatre, will launch at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Vashon Brewing Community Pub. The maestro of the… Continue reading