Arts

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                                The Van Redeker Band

Acoustic concert to benefit Land Trust

When the popular Van Redeker Band sets up to play a show Saturday night, not a single amplifier will be in sight. The group is… 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 Dusty Gustafson is offering a timeless alternative: a Vashon scavenger or treasure hunt.… Continue reading

 

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                                Pearce Cobarr

Comedy Night returns to the Red Bike on Friday

Vashon’s own funny folks will bring their wit and comedy to the stage at the Red Bike for another evening of mirth at 8 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017

 

The Nutcracker: A classic holiday show

VCA Center for Dance students will perform the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker” this weekend on the Kay White stage. Dancing snowflakes, mischievous mice, waltzing flowers,… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017

Grand reopening: Open Space celebrates remodel with community event

After three long years of juggling to keep programing on schedule while construction permits and deadlines shifted, Open Space for Arts & Community will welcome… Continue reading

Holiday Art Studio Tour continues this weekend

Artwork on display during the 2017 Vashon Island Holiday Art Studio Tour will include paintings by Carol Schwennesen at her north end studio, images by… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017

Islander’s unique pilgrimage featured in new documentary

When the award-winning documentary “Phil’s Camino” premieres on Friday at Vashon Theatre, the star of the film, Phil Volker, will have walked his backyard Camino… Continue reading

Chorale performance and sing-along

The Vashon Island Chorale will perform its Carols & Cantatas concerts on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday in The Kay White Theater… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2017

Friday Gallery Cruise: ’Tis the season to buy some art

Most art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday The Hardware Store Restaurant will show artwork by 12 artists from the Barnworks collective.… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2017

Island artists open studio doors for holiday shoppers

The 2017 Vashon Island Holiday Art Studio Tour will be held this Saturday and Sunday and next weekend from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2017

Bluesy-rock band lights up Red Bike

OneNiteStand will bring its bluesy-rockin’ sound to the Red Bike at 8:30 p.m. Friday. OneNiteStand is an all-island band known for rock and blues, with… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2017

Arts Around Town Nov. 22 – 29

SOLD OUT: Laugh holiday stress away tonight The 38th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition, billed as “America’s biggest touring comedy festival,” started Nov. 2 and… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2017

Event will explore, link Western science and indigenous spirituality

The Grand Convergence: The New Science of the Body-Mind-Spirit Trinity, is a fundraiser

Arts Around Town Nov. 15 through 22

Island native plays a solo show of original songs Vashon musician Fionn Meade will play a show of original songs and poems, accompanied by some… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2017
JD Hobson (Pete Welch Photo)

Island musician plays unplugged solo show

JD Hobson will play an acoustic show from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Vashon’s Havurat Ee Shalom. For years, Hobson has played as a… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2017
JD Hobson (Pete Welch Photo)

New book by island author chosen for Land Trust book club

A young girl and her father are riding a snowmobile in upstate New York. As they cross the open fields, the blue light from television… Continue reading

Peter Mulvey (top), Danielle Ate the Sandwich (bottom left) and Joe Panzetta (bottom right) will play a show at the Roasterie Sunday night. (Courtesy Photos)

Three musicians plays a show at Roasterie

Musicians, Peter Mulvey, Danielle Ate the Sandwich and Joe Panzetta will play a show at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Vashon Island Coffee Roasterie. Over… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2017
Peter Mulvey (top), Danielle Ate the Sandwich (bottom left) and Joe Panzetta (bottom right) will play a show at the Roasterie Sunday night. (Courtesy Photos)

VCA looking for Nutcracker volunteers

VCA Center for Dance is looking for volunteers — critical to the show’s success — who might like to help with its annual production of… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Arts around town Nov. 8 through 15

Chamber group presents Bartok Vashon Chamber Music will present an evening of music by composers Bela Bartok, Maurice Ravel and Astor Piazzolla at 7:30 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

New book tells story of rogue American spy in Korea

Seattle author Blaine Harden has an uncanny ability to uncover stories about men whose lives become a portal through which to better understand the United… Continue reading