Jazz on Friday, piano on Saturday

Island music fans can take advantage of two shows coming to Vashon this weekend.Jazz trumpeter Thomas Marriott, a rising star who jazz great Maynard Ferguson… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2008

New groups to groove to at Bike

Nashville-based chanteuse Tori Sparks will take the stage for a free concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi.Called “a… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2008

Sweethearts in a spooky show

Island performers Steffon and Arlette Moody gear up for a new production of “Dark Carny: A Macabre Cabaret.”

  • Oct 21, 2008

Arts briefs: Oct. 22

Call for actorsDrama Dock will hold auditions for “On Golden Pond,” from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 28 and 29, at McMurray… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2008

Brava, ballerinas

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

Upcoming at the Red Bike

Dusty 45’sThe Dusty 45’s, a group that includes some of Seattle’s top roots-rockabilly musicians, will take the stage at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2008

An Einstein look-alike builds a brilliant career from a remarkable coincidence

A New Works performance by an Islander stems from a striking resemblance.

  • Oct 15, 2008

Arts briefs: Oct. 15

Island couture on the runwayThe Heron’s Nest will be the site of a free fashion show from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19.Designs from… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2008

Arts briefs: Oct. 8

Luna takes a look at a chemical giantThere will be a free screening of “The World According to Monsanto” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9,… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2008

Staxx Brothers bring a dizzying blend of funk, hip-hop, jazz and R&B to the Bike

The Staxx Brothers, a Seattle band that blends hip-hop and R&B with funk and jazz instrumentation, will take the stage at Red Bicycle Bistro &… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2008

Eggleston and Ruskin join on stage

Islanders will have a chance to hear two well-known musicians combine forces for the first time at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, when Rick Ruskin… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2008

A new one-woman show by an Island writer is hot stuff

By JANICE RANDALLWhat does a new Vashon show have in common with a beloved newspaper columnist and the author of “The Vagina Monologues?”According to Susan… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2008

Krikawas bring character, wit and beautiful singing to the Blue Heron

By ELIZABETH NYELast Saturday at the Blue Heron, Jennifer and Andrew Krikawa serenaded Islanders, treating a packed house to a splendid romp through an evening… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2008

Tramp Harbor Produce: From arugula to parsley, Tuttle serves up greens

By KATHRYN TRUEFor The BeachcomberThe verdant composition of Beth Tuttle’s garden is a vegetable symphony of flavors, shapes and textures. Where the dainty purple-and-green crunch… Continue reading

  • Oct 7, 2008

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