Arts

Stay up ‘til 9 p.m. to watch Vashon’s ‘late show’

Stay up ‘til 9 p.m. to watch Vashon’s ‘late show’

“Fun is not Cancelled” will feature the duo David Mielke and Thomas Pruiksa, and singer Arlette Moody.

  • Oct 2, 2020
Stay up ‘til 9 p.m. to watch Vashon’s ‘late show’
The gallery cruise inches back, with new art and new rules

The gallery cruise inches back, with new art and new rules

Arts spaces will restrict entry, based on their size, to small numbers of visitors at a time.

The gallery cruise inches back, with new art and new rules
For local theater artists, the show must go on

For local theater artists, the show must go on

A new company, Vashon Repertory Theatre, will launch with a set of seven short radio plays.

For local theater artists, the show must go on
Meet our farmers: Lotus, in her backyard wonderland

Meet our farmers: Lotus, in her backyard wonderland

“The ecology of how it all works together fascinates and inspires me.”

  • Sep 24, 2020
Meet our farmers: Lotus, in her backyard wonderland
For some local artists, local auction is a 43-year tradition

For some local artists, local auction is a 43-year tradition

VCA’s gala fundraising auction is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25.

  • Sep 21, 2020
For some local artists, local auction is a 43-year tradition
At Subway, a family perseveres to live their dream

At Subway, a family perseveres to live their dream

In this ongoing series, we hear from island restaurateurs about how they are faring in the pandemic.

At Subway, a family perseveres to live their dream
What’s Happening Sept. 3 to Sept. 10

What’s Happening Sept. 3 to Sept. 10

Catch a flick at the drive-in (“Go, greased lightnin!”), take a trip to Mars at VALISE, and more.

  • Sep 11, 2020
What’s Happening Sept. 3 to Sept. 10
Original dance works find a place in the sun

Original dance works find a place in the sun

Four pieces slated to take the stage at the Vashon Center for Dance have been reworked for video.

  • Sep 11, 2020
Original dance works find a place in the sun
A night at the drive-in is for the birds

A night at the drive-in is for the birds

Two programs, both Vashon bird-centric, will be shown on the big screen on Tuesday.

A night at the drive-in is for the birds
What’s Happening Sept. 10 - 17

What’s Happening Sept. 10 – 17

Drive the red carpet at Open Space, Passport2Pain switches gears, Rotary plans a benefit, and more.

  • Sep 11, 2020
What’s Happening Sept. 10 - 17
Stay up late to catch a Vashon variety show

Stay up late to catch a Vashon variety show

“It’s Late on Vashon” features local talent and special guests and streams online.

  • Sep 5, 2020
Stay up late to catch a Vashon variety show
Arts center pivots to hold its gala auction in a new way

Arts center pivots to hold its gala auction in a new way

The livestreamed event will include entertainment, special guests, “door” prizes and more.

Arts center pivots to hold its gala auction in a new way
Island Ways: a letter from a friend

Island Ways: a letter from a friend

The world of connection and love and surprise doesn’t die in a pandemic.

  • Sep 4, 2020
Island Ways: a letter from a friend
Our Town: Elaine Summers still wants to tile the town

Our Town: Elaine Summers still wants to tile the town

The mosaic artist recounts her inspirations, how her life and artwork have unfolded amid pandemic.

  • Aug 31, 2020
Our Town: Elaine Summers still wants to tile the town
The arts bring clarity and purpose to a confusing time

The arts bring clarity and purpose to a confusing time

Almost every island family engages in the arts in some way.

  • Aug 31, 2020
The arts bring clarity and purpose to a confusing time
Upstart producers keep Vashon’s arts scene humming online

Upstart producers keep Vashon’s arts scene humming online

Vashon Live shows have had close to 250,000 views since the series began in early March.

Upstart producers keep Vashon’s arts scene humming online
With passion for the arts intact, key staffer returns to VCA

With passion for the arts intact, key staffer returns to VCA

“I have so enjoyed working with the VCA team through the years and that continues to be the case.”

  • Aug 24, 2020
With passion for the arts intact, key staffer returns to VCA
Our Town: Painting in a pandemic, with Richard Lipke

Our Town: Painting in a pandemic, with Richard Lipke

The virus has pushed him to work even harder, creating 34 paintings since October.

  • Aug 24, 2020
Our Town: Painting in a pandemic, with Richard Lipke
What’s Happening Aug. 20 to 27

What’s Happening Aug. 20 to 27

Movie magic, Sundae + Mr. Goessl pop up in concert, author pens an island mystery, and more.

  • Aug 22, 2020
What’s Happening Aug. 20 to 27

What’s Happening Aug. 13 – 20

Drive up to the drive-in, Ian Moore concert sure to please, and more.

  • Aug 15, 2020