TRIBE-olution will bring a colorful celebration of dance to The Open Space for Arts & Community at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
In honor or Holy Week, local author Deborah Anderson and artist Will Forrester will present poems and painting from the book “Kneeling at the Cross: A Protestant Looks at Crucifixion” at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Vashon Bookshop.
Johnny Lund and the Galaxies will play rock ’n’ roll in a free show at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Red Bike.
Let’s just say this is a big deal. Grammy-award winning guitarist Bill Frisell and acclaimed composer and violist Eyvind Kang are coming to Vashon to play a benefit concert for Vashon Youth & Family Services (VYFS) at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, at the Vashon Theatre.
Most galleries and art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.
Vashon Allied Arts’ Center for Dance will present its second annual dance — and now musical — performance, Original Works, this weekend at the Vashon High School theater.
Seattle native and nationally renowned jazz trumpeter Thomas Marriott will bring his innovative jazz music to the Blue Heron at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Vashon author and illustrator Jane Valencia will perform tales from her children’s fantasy and Vashon-inspired book, “Because of the Red Fox,” at 2 p.m. Sunday at Vashon Bookshop. The event is free and open to all ages.
Vashon photographer Ray Pfortner’s annual Shoot to Show class focuses on photography from many angles. Now in its 11th year, Shoot to Show is sponsored by Vashon Allied Arts and begins with four evening sessions plus two field shoots and ends with a juried photography show at The Hardware Store Restaurant on July 3.
Danny Newcomb, former lead guitarist, songwriter and founder of the Seattle-based alt-rock band Goodness, currently performs his signature guitar solos with his new band The Sugar Makers. Newcomb and The Sugar Makers — featuring Rick Friel on bass, Annie O’Neill on backup vocals and Eric Eagle on drums — will play at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Red Bike.
My mother always said laughter is good for digestion. If that’s true, then my turkey burger last Friday went to all the right places as I watched the opening night of Drama Dock’s production of “The Curious Savage.”
Former poet laureate Billy Collins once said that poetry tells the story of the human heart. For poet Yvonne Higgins Leach, that truth runs throughout her new book of poems “Another Autumn,” which Leach will read from and discuss at 6 p.m. Friday at Vashon Bookshop.
There’s a new dance band in town that takes its name from the controversial sleeper lines along Vashon Highway. The Rumble Strips will perform world dance music at 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Red Bike.
In 1950, when a certain Ethel Savage inherited $10 million — nearly $100 million in today’s dollars — she embarked on a spending spree that infuriated her greedy stepchildren and the board of directors for her late husband’s estate.
Seattle comedian Derek Sheen will headline the next Comedy Night at the Red Bike beginning at 8 p.m. Friday.
Island writer and publisher Gwen McConnell will hold a release party for her latest children’s audio book, “The Tales of Mindy Mousekins,” from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Vashon Bookshop.