Topic: Arts

Acrobats, Plant Sale, Live Music and More this Weekend at the Fairgrounds

Written on July 9, 2021 at 7:48 am, by

From the San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds  Join the fun this week­end, as the San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds hosts a vari­ety of activ­i­ties. Sat­ur­day, July 10: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Fair Mar­ket and Plant Sale 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Entry intake for the Fine Arts Depart­ment at the Marie Boe Build­ing 6–9 p.m., Fair Sum­mer Music Series in part­ner­ship with  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Stage Left’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Premiers Tonight

Written on July 8, 2021 at 7:48 am, by

From Island Stage Left “Much Ado About Noth­ing,” Shakespeare’s wit­ti­est com­e­dy, is Island Stage Left the­ater company’s cel­e­bra­to­ry re-open­ing pro­duc­tion, pre­mier­ing 8 p.m., Thurs­day, July 8 on the out­door stage, 1062 Wold Road. “I love it after COVID because it’s got a hap­py end­ing,” said stage direc­tor Helen Machin-Smith. “It feels like a joy­ous play, after all  Con­tin­ue Reading

Theater hosts Round Two of ‘Mamma Mia!’ Auditions July 11

Written on July 8, 2021 at 7:31 am, by

From the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre Direc­tor Mar­garet Hall will hold audi­tions for ‘Mam­ma Mia!’ 2 p.m. Sun­day, July 11. They will be at the Whit­ti­er audi­to­ri­um at San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre. All nec­es­sary health pre­cau­tions will be observed. Due to the post­pone­ment of the pro­duc­tion in 2020, some cast mem­bers are unable to par­tic­i­pate. Sev­er­al  Con­tin­ue Reading

Meet the Artists at Friday Harbor Atelier’s Open House Thursday

Written on July 7, 2021 at 7:08 am, by

From Fri­day Har­bor Ate­lier Meet the artists and view new work at the Fri­day Har­bor Ate­lier’s Sum­mer Open House from 4–7 p.m., Thurs­day, July 8 at 331 Spring St. in Fri­day Har­bor. The Fri­day Har­bor Ate­lier now has 11 mem­ber artists. Look for their work at our open hous­es this spring and sum­mer, and learn  Con­tin­ue Reading

‘Broadway Star,’ Theater Director’s Brother to Perform July 17

Written on July 7, 2021 at 4:30 am, by

From San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty Theatre’s pay-what-you-can, out­door sum­mer sea­son is up and run­ning. Tak­ing place at the San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds, the inno­v­a­tive sum­mer sea­son fea­tures live, in-per­­son music and the­ater per­for­mances through Aug. 28. Com­ing next is Broad­way star and island favorite Ben Jef­frey in con­cert 7 p.m. July 17. A mem­ber  Con­tin­ue Reading

Audition for December Choir on San Juan Island this July

Written on July 6, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

From San Juan Mas­ter Chorale San Juan Mas­ter Chorale, con­duct­ed by Amber Lau­rid­sen, will per­form Handel’s “Mes­si­ah” Dec. 18 and 19. Audi­tions for both cho­rus and soloists are 1–5 p.m. Sun­day, July 11 and 4–7 p.m. Tues­day and Wednes­day, July 13 and 14 at Fri­day Har­bor Pres­by­ter­ian Church. Cast­ing for both soloists and cho­rus. If inter­est­ed,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Join Outdoor Broadway Revue Concert Thursday through Saturday

Written on July 1, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

From San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre A Broad­way Revue Con­cert runs July 1–3 as part of the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre’s live, in-per­­son sea­son at the San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds fea­tur­ing music and the­ater per­for­mances through Aug. 28. Bring your pic­nic blan­kets and lawn chairs and pay what you can. The Broad­way Revue Con­cert fea­tures chore­o­graphed musi­cal num­bers  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Rec Presents Free Outdoor Concerts in July

Written on June 30, 2021 at 4:30 am, by

From Island Rec Island Rec is excit­ed to announce we’re able to have Music on the Lawn this sum­mer. Save the date for these free out­door sum­mer con­certs on the lawn at the San Juan His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety and Muse­um. Thank you to Islanders Insur­ance, IPS and Fam­i­lies and Neigh­bors Sup­port Island Rec for help­ing to  Con­tin­ue Reading