Arts

Vashon Events offers ways to still connect with music

Efforts include live-streamed internet concerts and a ramped-up free musical instrument library.

Coronavirus dims the lights on Vashon arts scene

Mandated closures of venues have shut down Vashon’s normally vibrant arts community.

Arts in the time of coronavirus | UPDATED

Arts groups react to emerging threat, VCA, Heritage Museum and Open Space shutter until further notice

The Kitchen Sink exhibit in the main gallery of Valise is an installation featuring the work of George and Amelie Rebus (Courtesy Photo).

Updated: First Friday promises art array

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

  • Mar 9, 2020
The Kitchen Sink exhibit in the main gallery of Valise is an installation featuring the work of George and Amelie Rebus (Courtesy Photo).

Updated: Theater experience unveils trials of immigration court

Experience is intended to raise funds for Advocates for Immigrants in Detention Northwest.

Vashon Center for the Arts honors Women’s History Month

This year is the 100th anniversary of the constitutional amendment granting women the right to vote.

  • Mar 6, 2020

Updated: What’s Happening March 5 – 12

Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes, “Come Together,” a climate talk at the arts center, and more.

  • Mar 5, 2020
Christine Andreas and Iris DeMent (Courtesy Photo)

Don’t miss exquisite divas in concert

Don’t miss Christine Andreas or Iris DeMent in their rare island appearances.

Christine Andreas and Iris DeMent (Courtesy Photo)

What’s Happening Feb. 27 – March 5

Readers Theatre returns, “A Journey with Dr. Burney,” Flamenco star Savannah Fuentes, Purim, and more.

  • Feb 26, 2020

Finding inspiration in history, authors show a path forward

Tacoma-based duo behind “Dead Feminists” will present at Vashon Center for the Arts.

Song and dance fill the stage at arts center

A high-energy presentation of African dance and a concert by a rock legend are both on tap this weekend at Vashon Center for the Arts.… Continue reading

Powerhouse poet, storyteller and activist returns to Vashon

The former Seattle mayoral candidate whose worked on everything from arts and law performs Feb. 28

Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of shows

Noteworthy performers will grace the stage at Vashon Center for the Arts through the next month.

Prize-winning artists embark on a new chapter on Vashon

Couple aims to subvert work of traditional museums, promote environmental justice, climate concerns.

Vashon is for lovers

Island venues are pulling out all the stops for lovebirds of all stripes this weekend.

What’s Happening Feb. 13 – 20

Mode Music opens, Eugenie Jones honors Nina Simone, Bells brings His Only Friends, and more.

  • Feb 13, 2020

Vegan and Dairy-Free: A tale of two chocolate mousses

How to make a delicious chocolaty treat that will delight vegans and non-vegans alike.

  • Feb 12, 2020

A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice

Pope’s work speaks to the legacy and current realities of social injustice against people of color.

  • Feb 7, 2020

‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’

Lisa Wolpe explores the history of her own troubled family through some of the Bard’s best-known work

More First Friday fun

Most art spots in the lineup are open from 6 to 9 p.m.