Arts

Theater: Big questions for a small island

What would happen if a talented child of Vashon grew up, moved away to become an accomplished writer and performer, and then returned to debut… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2018

`Pinocchio’ brought to life through dance

The famous Italian fairy tale about an untruthful puppet will be brought to life by students of Vashon Dance Academy in four performances of “Pinocchio”… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2018

Award-winning Canadian writers to hold readings at bookshop

A reading by two award-winning Canadian writers will take place at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 26, at Vashon Bookshop. The reading, organized by Vashon Poet… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2018

Arts on the island

‘Catch Us While You Can’ exhibit calls longtime artists and musicians out to play “Think Woodstock without the mud” — that’s how longtime island artist… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

WHAT’S HAPPENING (May 16)

PRINT TALK In conjunction with the Quartermaster Press Studio 25th anniversary retrospective, a monotype demonstration by Valerie Willson will take place at 1:30 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2018

Rooster will crow at the Bike

Strap on your dancing shoes for a night of music with the island band Rooster, booked to play at 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 18, at… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2018

Vashon Opera to perform The Magic Flute

Vashon Opera will bring “The Magic Flute” to Vashon Center for the Arts, beginning with a reduced-ticket price dress rehearsal at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Weekend… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2018

Burlesque show returns to Open Space

“Burlesco Notturno: Gone Bananas,” a choreographed stage celebration of the art of burlesque, returns to the newly renovated Open Space for Arts & Community at… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2018

Danny Newcomb and the Sugarmakers: Free music at VCA

Vashon Events is in a partnership with Vashon Center for the Arts to showcase local bands at the Kay White Theater, in a concert series… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2018

Documentary chronicling Everett massacre to play at theater

Vashon Heritage Museum presents a film screening of “Verona: The Story of the Everett Massacre” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at the Vashon Theatre.… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2018

Arts Briefs May 9 – 16

Joshua James at the Roasterie Musician Joshua James will perform his Americana tunes at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, at the Vashon Island Coffee Roasterie.… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2018

Rock out on the rock this week

Voice (of Vashon) at theater The Voice (of Vashon) will feature the talents of island singers at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Open Space… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2018

First Friday offers a variety of options for island art lovers

‘Cinderella’ Presented on Vashon Rogers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella is a timeless fairy tale that will be brought to the Kay White stage by VCA’s talented… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2018

New gallery opens at Judd Creek on Vashon

A new island gallery is opening this month, beginning with its participation in the First Friday art walk this Friday, May 4, and the Vashon… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2018

Vashon artists show their work on Studio Tour

From prints to teapots, bells to bowls, the spring 2018 art studio tour will have it all on display and for sale on the island… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2018

Veteran grunge singer will perform on Vashon

By CLINT BROWNLEE For The Beachcomber Mark Lanegan, one of the Northwest’s most storied and prolific musical figures, will take the Vashon Theatre stage on… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2018

Island photographer leads ‘Shoot to Show’ course for islanders of all skill levels

Prolific island photographer Ray Pfortner will present his annual photography class, Shoot to Show, to aspiring photographers beginning Wednesday, May 2, and continuing on Wednesdays,… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2018

‘Blue Monster’ will play for its namesake

A band hopes to entice a monster with psychedelic tunes at 8 p.m. this Friday, April 27, at the Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi. The… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2018

Drama Dock’s one-act plays impress

I drove home from Drama Dock’s production of “All In The Timing,” in a deeply nonsensical state, moved to a parallel universe where I was… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2018

What’s Happening in Arts April 25 through May 2

Folk Choir Sings Free Range Folk Choir’s spring concert will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, at the Vashon High School auditorium. The awakening of… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2018