Arts

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

Arts briefs for April 18-25

What’s Happening Mark Lanegan and guest Mark Pickerel will croon at The Vashon Theatre at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 6. Tickets, $30 to $40, are… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018

Chorale to peform ‘Legacy — Imprinting a Past for a Future.’

The Vashon Island Chorale, under the director of conductor Gary Cannon, will present “Legacy — Imprinting a Past for the Future,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018

Award-winning band Della Mae to play concert at VCA

Grammy nominated, Nashville-based string band Della Mae to play at Vashon Center for the Arts World touring, award winning band to play first ever concert… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018

Drama Dock brings short plays to life

All in the Timing brings original wit, thoughtful satire to the stage Drama Dock will bring a collection of six one-act plays to life, starting… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018
Chris Ballew aka Caspar Babypants (Courtesy Photo)

Caspar Babypants will play at Chautauqua

Well-known musician Caspar Babypants will bring his raucous kids’ tunes to Vashon at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, thanks to sponsorship from Vashon Youth and… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018
Chris Ballew aka Caspar Babypants (Courtesy Photo)
Publish the Quest plays the Strawberry Festival in 2014. (File Photo)

Publish the Quest will play at the Red Bike

Publish the Quest, a band with deep Vashon roots that has made a name for itself worldwide as a force both musically and philanthropically, is… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018
Publish the Quest plays the Strawberry Festival in 2014. (File Photo)

VoV studio dedicated in remembrance of former president

Jean Bosch’s family and friends, joined by Voice of Vashon members, gathered to dedicate the VoV studio in town to former President Bosch last Friday.… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

The Lasses & Kathryn Claire will harmonize at the Coffee Roasterie

The Lasses & Kathryn Claire, a Dutch-American folk trio, will perform at 7:30 pm Thursday, April 19, at the Vashon Island Coffee Roasterie. Katherine Claire,… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

Make it a musical weekend on the island

Vashon Island will be alive with the sound of music this weekend, with performances and talks on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, spanning genres from rock… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

Vashon poet laureate shares newest work

April is National Poetry Month, and islanders can celebrate the lovely literary form at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 19, at Vashon Bookshop, with a book… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2018

Island artist comes home to painting

By ELIZABETH SHEPHERD For The Beachcomber Climb the 20 stairs to Vashon artist Steffon Moody’s studio, and you may find yourself transported to a windswept… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2018

Local band plays local music series

Vashon Events in partnership with Vashon Center for the Arts will present a free concert with the band Tim Couldn’t Make It from 8:30 to… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2018