Arts

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

What’s Happening Nov. 22 – 29

New play is set for premiere The world premiere performances of a new play, “My Mother, MySelf,” written and directed by islander Torena O’Rorke, with… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2018

Savannah Fuentes brings white-hot Flamenco to town

Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes will bring her latest show, “Pasajera, an Evening of Flamenco,” to Vashon at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2018

Storytelling series brings true tales to cozy pub

Mic Drop will offer a roster of performers every other Friday night.

What’s Happening Nov. 15 – 22

Tip the Scales with Kate MacLeod Songwriter and fiddler Kate MacLeod will be joined by island musicians Rebekah Kuzma and Kat Eggleston at a Tip… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2018

Young actors will romp in lively ‘Mary Poppins, Jr.’

A cast of more than 30 exuberant theater kids, in grades six to 12, will take to the stage to perform “Mary Poppins, Jr.” this… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2018

Vashon Then & Now: New season looks at island’s Japanese-American past

Islanders can step back in time to examine the contributions of Japanese Americans on Vashon, as well as the tragedy and shame of their forced… Continue reading

Civic Rep offers a revelation in new production

“Dragon Country: Four Short Plays,” by Tennessee Williams.

Sharing the Stage headliners return to their musical roots

Local youth musicians will open for Snuff Redux.

Arts around town: Theater, music, art history and more

‘Dragon Country’ Civic Rep, Vashon’s newest professional theater company, presents “Dragon Country: Four Short Plays by Tennesee Williams” to run from Nov. 9 through 18… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018