Topic: Arts

Enjoy Emily Anton Ballet Performance Online

Written on December 15, 2020 at 5:00 am, by

By San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre Watch Emi­ly Anton, from The Bal­let and Move­ment School, on the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre’s web­site. Emi­ly Anton began her pro­fes­sion­al career at the Cor­nish Dance The­atre work­ing with Steve Cas­teel and Olivi­er Wev­ers. She went on to dance at the Oak­land Bal­let Com­pa­ny and Penin­su­la Bal­let The­atre work­ing with  Con­tin­ue Reading

Film Festival Presents Bristol Bay Trilogy

Written on December 13, 2020 at 5:30 am, by

By Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val Fri­day Har­bor Film Festival’s Direc­tor Series presents the Bris­tol Bay tril­o­gy, three impor­tant fea­ture films doc­u­ment­ing the fight to pro­tect Alaska’s Bris­tol Bay Sock­eye salmon run threat­ened by the pro­posed Peb­ble Mine. “Red Gold,” “The Breach,” and “The Wild” will be avail­able online at Dec. 14–31. View all three films  Con­tin­ue Reading

Friday Harbor Film Festival Directors Series

Written on December 10, 2020 at 7:14 am, by

By Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val The Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val Direc­tor Series presents Ben­jamin Ree’s “The Painter and the Thief,” now play­ing on-demand at through Sun­day, Dec. 13.  A sched­uled livestream film­mak­er Q&A ses­sion will fol­low. Audi­ence mem­bers are wel­come to par­tic­i­pate. The cost to view this film is $5.95. The Direc­tor Series pro­vides movie  Con­tin­ue Reading

Rookscroft and Company To Reopen This Spring

Written on December 10, 2020 at 5:30 am, by

Jayne Sirosh­ton, Own­er, Rookscroft and Com­pa­ny I am hap­py to announce that I will be reopen­ing my lit­tle shop Rookscroft and Com­pa­ny in town next spring. I know this has been a hard year for many of us and the oppor­tu­ni­ty to be back in the com­mu­ni­ty and offer a lit­tle extra mag­ic and whim­sy  Con­tin­ue Reading

Library Hosts Virtual Writers’ Group

Written on December 10, 2020 at 5:00 am, by

By San Juan Island Library The next Open Mic Night will be held at 7 p.m., Sat­ur­day, Dec. 12, on Zoom. Held on the sec­ond Sat­ur­day of the month, Open Mic Night is for any­one inter­est­ed in writ­ing. Don’t be shy, come read your work or just lis­ten. You will be inspired to write more! To reg­is­ter,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Watch Alt Rock Concert On Theater’s Website

Written on December 8, 2020 at 4:30 am, by

By San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s Pilots in Train­ing, the alter­na­tive rock band from the Pacif­ic North­west. The flight crew con­sists of Mark Maz­zarel­la (vocals, gui­tar), Blake Buck­ets (drums) and Darvis Tay­lor (bass). Pilots in Train­ing released their first album, “Lost in Our Skies” on Aug. 16, 2019, and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Library Reviews Holiday Classic Films

Written on December 5, 2020 at 4:50 am, by

By San Juan Island Library The San Juan Island Library presents “Clas­sic Films for the Hol­i­days” at 7 p.m., Wednes­day, Dec. 9, online. Join Therese Finn – that Elf of Enter­tain­ment, Host­ess of Hol­i­days – in review­ing a hand­ful of clas­sic hol­i­day films.  She’ll do a sled-by of the clas­sic clas­sics: “It’s a Won­der­ful Life,” “White  Con­tin­ue Reading

A Safe Adventure for the Holidays

Written on December 2, 2020 at 4:12 am, by

Dur­ing these dif­fi­cult times, the San Juan Islands Sculp­ture Park, with 20 acres of out­door trails, is a safe and fun expe­ri­ence for all the fam­i­ly (includ­ing the dog). We now have a flock of “Fish­net Sheep”, a new toad chang­ing into a Prince, a won­der­ful “Whim­sy Woods” trail with shoes climb­ing trees and over 30  Con­tin­ue Reading