UMO members at Women’s March in Seattle. (Courtesy Photo)

UMO performs Resistance Café fundraiser

  • Tuesday, April 18, 2017 10:41am
  • Arts

UMO invites islanders to an evening of resistance during the ensemble’s “Resistance Café,” a one-night-only event with entertainment and food at 6 p.m. Sunday at The Hardware Store Restaurant.

Inspired by the Seattle Women’s March in January, UMO began asking what resistance looks like, how to resist and what is irresistible? From those questions, the ensemble has created new characters and new physical-theater works.

The heartthrob band, The Love Markets, will join UMO along with surprise guest artists and advanced students from the UMO School of Physical Arts.

The event is one of the ensemble’s major fundraisers. While tickets will cover the imaginative performances and music, dinner and drinks may be purchased separately.

Seating is limited, so buying tickets early is advised. Tickets are $20 per person and available at Vashon Bookshop and

More in Arts

Grand reopening: Open Space celebrates remodel with community event

After three long years of juggling to keep programing on schedule while… Continue reading

Test your knowledge, learn new facts with Vashon Treasure Hunt

In this ever-increasing age of digital distraction and obsession, Vashon resident Barbara… Continue reading

The Nutcracker: A classic holiday show

VCA Center for Dance students will perform the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker”… Continue reading

Courtesy Photo
                                The Van Redeker Band
Acoustic concert to benefit Land Trust

When the popular Van Redeker Band sets up to play a show… Continue reading

Pete Welch Photo
                                Pearce Cobarr
Comedy Night returns to the Red Bike on Friday

Vashon’s own funny folks will bring their wit and comedy to the… Continue reading

Holiday Art Studio Tour continues this weekend

Artwork on display during the 2017 Vashon Island Holiday Art Studio Tour… Continue reading

Islander’s unique pilgrimage featured in new documentary

When the award-winning documentary “Phil’s Camino” premieres on Friday at Vashon Theatre,… Continue reading

Chorale performance and sing-along

The Vashon Island Chorale will perform its Carols & Cantatas concerts on… Continue reading

Bluesy-rock band lights up Red Bike

OneNiteStand will bring its bluesy-rockin’ sound to the Red Bike at 8:30… Continue reading

Most Read