Arts

A new poet laureate brings passion to her post

Susan Lynch accepted the mantle as laureate on June 27 at a ceremony at Vashon Winery.

 

Art appreciation: Ray Pfortner shares 25 years of memories

The exhibit is a nod to the fact that Pfortner has now resided on the island for 25 years.

 

Summer Arts Fest rolls on with six new exhibitions

Jo Robinson will debut ultra-close-up photographs of blossoms as they transform into fruit.

  • Jul 17, 2019

 

What’s Happening July 18 – 25

An islander takes on the heart of Paris, an ensemble acapella performance, Sarah Christine, and more

  • Jul 17, 2019

Acclaimed dancers find a space to create on Vashon

Seattle Dance Collective will perform its debut program at Vashon Center for the Arts.

Music festival will bloom on Maury Island

The lineup, presented by Tip the Scales, will include award-winning musician Stephanie Anne Johnson.

What’s Happening July 11 – 18

A benefit show at the Red Bike; a landscape architect takes on the Eiffel Tower; “Frozen” on stage.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Summer Arts Fest adds bells, big sculptures to the mix

Will include work by more than 100 local artists.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Hip-hop hero Onry Ozzborn comes to Vashon

Rapper and producer Michael Martinez is revered in the Seattle scene and beyond.

Go on a midsummer’s night gallery cruise

Most spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Drama Dock rocks its take on ‘Tommy’

Three young actors are standouts in the community theater production.

What’s Happening July 4 – 11

One More Mile at the Bike, dancers take to the stage, Tip the Scales does a music festival, and more

  • Jul 3, 2019

Legendary artist Coco Montoya will headline at Rotary’s blues festival this weekend

“If it feels good to us, we hope it feels good to the crowd.”

Up-and-coming country queen brings twang to an island show

Her recent album included assists from major players from Seattle and beyond.

  • Jun 26, 2019

What’s Happening June 27 – July 4

Sona Jobarteh, a glam production of “Tommy,” hip hop luminaries, Seattle Dance Collective, and more.

  • Jun 26, 2019

What’s Happening June 20 – 27

Get out and journal with Darsie Beck; country singer Miller Campbell; beer and the Blues, and more.

  • Jun 21, 2019

Groundbreaking female Gambian musician comes to Vashon

The show will be a must-see island occasion.

‘Come Together’: a tribute to The Beatles

Island bands and musicians will perform songs from the Fab Four canon.

Recommendation: ‘Tree,’ at Vashon Center for the Arts

Artist Dawna Holloway is curating the works of 20 well-known artists in the Pacific Northwest.

Drama Dock attracts new talent for production of ‘Tommy’

In many ways, the show is about the quiet and long process of recovering from trauma.