Arts

‘She Kills Monsters’ is a must-see

Drama Dock’s latest production delivers high comedy and wrenchingly emotional character transitions.

 

“Eat My Shorts” delivers belly laughs and theatrical thrills

The student cast of Eat My Shorts appears in several short plays on the Vashon High School stage.

  • Nov 20, 2019

 

Joy of reading is the subject of latest ‘talk on the rock’

Seattle broadcast personalities will talk about their mutual interest in “all things bookish.”

 

Cast of ‘Footloose’ shines in crowd pleaser

The production came complete with the full Broadway script and a rocking band.

Jewish literature comes to life in ‘Dreaming in American’

The production explores the Jewish immigration and assimilation experience of the last century.

What’s Happening Nov. 21 – 28

Jamie Stillway and Eric Skye, “OUT!”, “Sweet Dreams” returns to the arts center, and more.

  • Nov 20, 2019

What’s Happening Nov. 14 – 21

Rock out at the skate park, films light up the screen, dreams lost, found and transformed, and more.

Drama Dock show is milestone for troupe

“She Kills Monsters” is Drama Dock’s first offering by a non-white playwright.

Life is a ‘Gaybaret’ for two talented islanders

The show’s creators weave storytelling, songs and theater to tell a story about their lives together.

Two islanders stage a summit on compassion in Seattle

Presenters will discuss how to bring compassion and mindfulness into workplaces and communities.

Island music comes calling at an album release party

“Vashon Calling” includes 13 tracks by island bands and singer-songwriters.

What’s Happening Nov. 7 – 14

Chamber music, the politics of hair, climate change talk, rock out at the skate park, and more.

  • Nov 6, 2019

Ready, set, go on a gallery cruise for art and music

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

Audiences will explore four collections of award-winning short films

The Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival is coming to the Vashon Theatre for the first time.

What’s Happening Oct. 31 – Nov. 7

“Aaah! Zombies,” The Curvettes at the Red Bike, David Guterson, the politics of hair, and more.

  • Oct 30, 2019

A spicy night of burlesque is back at Open Space

“Enchanted” is the latest performance in an ongoing series.

Eclectic artists coming to VCA

Lineup includes cabaret tunes from island baritone, Portland-inspired performances and Cuban jazz.

  • Oct 23, 2019

Helping immigrants the focus of two fundraisers

Poet Merna Ann Hecht will be joined by cellist Michelle Dodson for “Singing Hope in a Dark Time.”

What’s Happening Oct. 24 – 31

Sub Pop plays the Bike, Day of the Dead celebration, Flamenco dancing, ZombieFest and more.

  • Oct 23, 2019

What’s Happening Oct. 17 – 24

Rebecca Albiani talks Frida Kahlo, Portland musicians land on Vashon, Flamenco is back, and more.

  • Oct 18, 2019