Arts

VHS students do Abba – Mamma Mia!

The show’s aim is to foster an appreciation for the joy and value that songs bring to everyday life.

  • May 8, 2019

Van Redekers play dance party music

In preparation for the show, the band has arranged a dozen new groove-infused cover tunes.

  • May 8, 2019

Open Space offers an intimate evening of song

Singer-songwriters Kate Copeland and Kirsten Maxwell will perform an intimate concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 6, in the Bruce Black Box Theater of Open… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2019

Spring into a gallery cruise on Friday

Most arts spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

Studio tour is rite of spring on Vashon

Viewers will find treasures tucked away all over the island

What’s Happening May 2 – 9

A Talking Heads tribute, a Drive-By Trucker, a Cinco de Mayo celebration and more.

  • May 1, 2019

Spicy series is back with ‘Flights of Fancy’

Burlesco Notturno will unveil its latest installment this weekend.

French coconut pie is heaven in a crust

This recipe knocks the socks, shoes, broaches and Band-aids off any other pie that came before it.

Vashon Bookshop celebrates its independence

The one-day national party hosted by booksellers across the country will be held this Saturday.

What’s Happening April 25 – May 2

A photography show, funky tunes, an art studio tour, Oompa Loompas take the stage, and more.

  • Apr 24, 2019

Chorale celebrates 30 years of song in concert this weekend

Beginning in 1989, the Chorale has since become a beloved island institution.

Two bands with a big sound play a double-bill

Both are known for soaring, spacious sounds and adventurous, genre-crossing discographies.

  • Apr 24, 2019

Recommendation: Patterson Hood at Vashon Theatre

The singer is known for writing music expressing the duality of the south’s prideful soul and shame.

Organizations join forces to restore meadow

Vashon Nature Center will take up residence at Vashon Center for the Arts.

What’s Happening April 18 – 25

A reggae god, a dance for a cause, a boogie at the bookstore, and more.

  • Apr 17, 2019

Musical trifecta showcases early, classical and chamber music

From a string quartet to the talents of a piano prodigy, audiences are sure to be dazzled.

Lit Con set to unfold on Vashon

Poets will ply their wisdom in workshops and readings.

What’s Happening April 11 – 18

Get shook at Open Space, see student photography at Vashon Center for the Arts, and more.

  • Apr 10, 2019

Do a musical double-take at Shook Twins show

The duo write music, sing and play a range of instruments that could fill a music shop

Pearl Django is back with jazzy strings and swing

The band’s extensive repertoire includes traditional jazz classics and original compositions.

  • Apr 3, 2019