Arts

Hans York will play a concert at Havurat Ee Shalom on Saturday night.

Hans York in rare Island concert

Hans York, an award-winning songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist, will play a rare Vashon concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Havurat Ee Shalom at 115401 Westside Hwy.

Hans York will play a concert at Havurat Ee Shalom on Saturday night.
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
Callison Ott in “Zap.”

Zap it!

Zap. I thought it was an electric car. It’s a play, bits and pieces that are braided together with audience participation.

  • Nov 11, 2008
Callison Ott in “Zap.”
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
This pumpkin got into the holiday spirit

Another face of Halloween

It was a blessedly dry evening.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2008
This pumpkin got into the holiday spirit
Fanciful costumes filled the streets of Vashon town on Halloween.

The faces and fun of Halloween

Islanders of all ages flocked to Vashon town on Halloween in the early evening hours, including these costumed revelers.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2008
Fanciful costumes filled the streets of Vashon town on Halloween.

A show of icon art at Kronos

Kronos will feature the historic icon reproductions of Israeli artist Katrin Schwarz in November.

  • Nov 4, 2008

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

Kochan brings politics and portraits to Silverwood

Alexander Kochan, a multimedia artist known for his captivating portraits, will return to the Silverwood Gallery in Burton for a one-man show in November.

  • Nov 4, 2008
“Old Glory

American flag hands at Two Wall

Two Wall Gallery’s November show will be a group exhibition of artworks incorporating the American flag.

  • Nov 4, 2008
“Old Glory
This painting by Curtis Bathurst will be in the 070 show.

Gallery 070 features Curtis Bathurst

Curtis Bathurst will step out from behind the desk of Gallery 070, where he has greeted visitors for the past couple of years, and have an art exhibition of his own on the gallery walls, opening from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7.

  • Nov 4, 2008
This painting by Curtis Bathurst will be in the 070 show.
Gourds by Charlotte Masi will be shown at the Blue Heron Gallery.

Two Vashon artists exhibit new work at Blue Heron

VAA will show the work of two Island artists in November at the Blue Heron Art Gallery.

  • Nov 4, 2008
Gourds by Charlotte Masi will be shown at the Blue Heron Gallery.
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

Trundle show illuminates Vashon’s nature

Vashon artist Allison Trundle will show her recent paintings at Glendale Gallery for the month of November.

  • Nov 4, 2008
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

Arts briefs: Oct. 29

Feel like laughing?Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi will serve up its monthly dose of stand-up comedy, hosted by Steffon Moody, at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov.… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2008

Fill up fall with Vashon Allied Arts classes

Art students of all ages can take advantage of several new classes offered by Vashon Allied Arts.Adult actors will take scenes from page to stage… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2008
'Peace Dove

Art exhibit and film festival explore peace

An art show and a film festival exploring ideas and images of peace will take place on Vashon in November.Café Luna will host an art… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2008
'Peace Dove
Vashon Allied Arts will present jazz trio Key of Dreams in a double bill with Island jazz songstress Maggie Laird.

Jazz at the Blue Heron

By JANICE RANDALLFor The BeachcomberIsland jazz lovers can revel in a double-bill of their favorite kind of music at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, when… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2008
Vashon Allied Arts will present jazz trio Key of Dreams in a double bill with Island jazz songstress Maggie Laird.