Arts

Up-and-coming country queen brings twang to an island show

Her recent album included assists from major players from Seattle and beyond.

  • Jun 26, 2019

What’s Happening June 27 – July 4

Sona Jobarteh, a glam production of “Tommy,” hip hop luminaries, Seattle Dance Collective, and more.

  • Jun 26, 2019

What’s Happening June 20 – 27

Get out and journal with Darsie Beck; country singer Miller Campbell; beer and the Blues, and more.

  • Jun 21, 2019

Groundbreaking female Gambian musician comes to Vashon

The show will be a must-see island occasion.

‘Come Together’: a tribute to The Beatles

Island bands and musicians will perform songs from the Fab Four canon.

Recommendation: ‘Tree,’ at Vashon Center for the Arts

Artist Dawna Holloway is curating the works of 20 well-known artists in the Pacific Northwest.

Drama Dock attracts new talent for production of ‘Tommy’

In many ways, the show is about the quiet and long process of recovering from trauma.

A garden tour offers up inspiration in living color

Vashon Center for the Arts hosts its annual affair of wine tasting, lectures and art this weekend.

  • Jun 19, 2019

Duo brings poetry, power to upcoming performance

Concert-goers can expect to hear music that is stirring, contemplative and topical.

Third-graders sound the alarm to save salmon and orcas

Artworks call on their viewers to step up to protect the fragile ecosystems of the Salish Sea.

What’s Happening June 13 – 20

Tributes to music greats, a showcase of island gardens, beer and the Blues, and more.

  • Jun 12, 2019

A new musical production wraps ‘O Brother’ songs in fresh gimmick

A fresh narrative, built around Vashonian lore, will adapt famous soundtrack to island story.

What’s Happening June 6 – 13

Claudia Schmidt, a celebrated singer-songwriter, will perform at a house concert at 7 p.m. Monday.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Music talk delves into the life and times of Ravel

The lecture will include performances by acclaimed musicians.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Can’t-miss performances, blockbuster new shows to debut

Island’s first art walk of the summer will unfold from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 7.

Vashon Dance Academy does ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Performance will incorporate ballet, hip hop and modern dance to tell familiar story.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Jon Langford comes to town

Founded punk band The Mekons and alt-country ensembles The Waco Brothers and Pine Valley Cosmonauts.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Peter Mulvey plays at VCA

Mulvey began his career as a college student busking on the streets of Dublin, Ireland.

  • May 31, 2019

What’s Happening May 30 – June 6

Clown school gymnasts, young string players in concert, “A Swampbottom Jamboree,” and more.

  • May 29, 2019

Nikkita Oliver set to send powerful message

The acclaimed activist and artist will present programs for youth and general audiences.