Arts

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

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
Vegan and Dairy-Free: A tale of two chocolate mousses
A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice

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
A solo art exhibit confronts redlining, racism and injustice
‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’

‘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

‘Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender’
More First Friday fun

More First Friday fun

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

More First Friday fun
What’s Happening Feb. 6 - 13

What’s Happening Feb. 6 – 13

Greg Blake and Real Country, Kinksi, Llama and Mike Dumovich, ‘Love Letters,’ and more.

  • Feb 6, 2020
What’s Happening Feb. 6 - 13
Screenshot from paradisofestival.com.

Paradiso Festival is on the rocks following lawsuit

Paradiso Festival, one of the most popular annual EDM events in Washington state, may be in trouble after one of its owning companies is suing… Continue reading

Screenshot from paradisofestival.com.
Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts

Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts

Sample the diversity and spark of an island music scene that never seems to slow down or miss a beat

Prick up your ears: Thrills abound at upcoming concerts
VCA names interim director to top post

VCA names interim director to top post

Interim director Allison Halstead Reid was chosen after a months-long search by the VCA board.

VCA names interim director to top post
What’s Happening Jan. 30 - Feb. 6

What’s Happening Jan. 30 – Feb. 6

Mozart for lunch, “Celtic Spring” blooms this weekend, “Around the World in Eighty Wines,” and more.

  • Jan 29, 2020
What’s Happening Jan. 30 - Feb. 6
A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners

A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners

The show, which includes themed activities for listeners, launches on Monday, Jan. 27.

A poetry podcast for pint-sized listeners
Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle

Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle

Admission to all festival activities is by donation at the door.

Festival aims to turn Vashon into Celtic isle
What’s Happening Jan. 23 - 30

What’s Happening Jan. 23 – 30

Shauna Ahern, concerts, talks and events, a “formidable belter” at Open Space, and more.

  • Jan 22, 2020
What’s Happening Jan. 23 - 30
Writers to pen and premiere 14 new plays in fast-paced fest

Writers to pen and premiere 14 new plays in fast-paced fest

Director said attendees can anticipate something different than a typical night at the theater.

Writers to pen and premiere 14 new plays in fast-paced fest
Rise Up brings the beats of a blockbuster to life

Rise Up brings the beats of a blockbuster to life

Rise Up, The Hamilton Tribute Band will play two shows at Vashon Center for the Arts.

Rise Up brings the beats of a blockbuster to life
What’s Happening Jan. 16 - 23

What’s Happening Jan. 16 – 23

Queer film series continues, one-minute “storython” festival returns, Caspar Babypants, and more.

  • Jan 17, 2020
What’s Happening Jan. 16 - 23
Classical music thrills abound for island audiences | UPDATED

Classical music thrills abound for island audiences | UPDATED

Performances are slated for the Vashon Center for the Arts stage and Salish Sea Early Music Festival

Classical music thrills abound for island audiences | UPDATED
An event offers food for thought about women’s lives

An event offers food for thought about women’s lives

“Enough: Vashon Women in Conversation,” aims to support women’s empowerment organizations.

An event offers food for thought about women’s lives
A benefit raises funds for a beloved local dancer

A benefit raises funds for a beloved local dancer

The concert will include dance pieces ranging from classical ballet to original works.

A benefit raises funds for a beloved local dancer
Island to celebrate MLK Day on Jan. 20

Island to celebrate MLK Day on Jan. 20

An afternoon of performances will honor the visionary work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Island to celebrate MLK Day on Jan. 20
‘Big Joy’ celebrates exuberant poet and filmmaker

‘Big Joy’ celebrates exuberant poet and filmmaker

Film screenings, discussions and a performance will celebrate the life and work of James Broughton.

‘Big Joy’ celebrates exuberant poet and filmmaker