Elizabeth Shepherd

A rocker who has built a national fan base of kids and parents

Kid rocker plays high-octane music

Justin Roberts and his Not Ready for Naptime Players will serve up some memorable music for the whole family during a special concert slated for 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at Vashon Theatre.

A rocker who has built a national fan base of kids and parents
Obama supporters

Islanders celebrate Obama’s win at Backbone Campaign benefit

A crowd of 400 Islanders came together for a raucous election night party held in the cavernous warehouse now housing the "O" performance space.

Obama supporters

What recession? Dance away the blues for free

Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi is responding to tough economic times by eliminating the cover charge on more music shows, according to concert promoter Pete… Continue reading

Actors rehearse 'Zap.'

Actors get zapped in a high school play

Vashon High School theater students are gearing up for an unusual production that combines scenes inspired by theater classics with an audience participation gimmick that determines the course of the play.

Actors rehearse 'Zap.'
The festival includes “Grave of the Fireflies

Picturing Peace

A new film series brings international classics to Vashon’s silver screens.

The festival includes “Grave of the Fireflies
Vashon performers Justine Freese

Fired up and ready to VOTE

“First Vote” performance gets inside the heads and hearts of young voters.

Vashon performers Justine Freese
Christine Juarez lines up a group of dancers that have studied with her for 12 years.

Brava, ballerinas

A new ballet, “The Black Gloves,” stars graduating Blue Heron dancers.

Christine Juarez lines up a group of dancers that have studied with her for 12 years.
“Consumerism

Artists show their political stripes at Two Wall

When Two Wall Gallery curator Greg Wessel started thinking about the gallery’s October show, he looked at the election calendar and knew he wanted an… Continue reading

“Consumerism
The Terrordactyls this weekend return to the Island that spawned them.

Terrordactyls take off on a national tour

When The Terrordactyls appear on Vashon this Sunday afternoon, it will be both a homecoming and a send-off for band members Michael Cadiz and Tyrel Stendahl.

The Terrordactyls this weekend return to the Island that spawned them.