Entries by Kevin Hoffberg

Friday Fish Wrap 7.12.19

Sometimes things come together in such unexpectedly and wonderful ways. This week feels like one of those times. 1 – It’s Go Time Welcome to a week (and a month) in a year like no other. Hosting Seattle Dance Collective and showcasing the world premiere of a significant body of dance work is a big, big deal.  It […]

Friday Fish Wrap 7.5.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – VSAF is finally here We’ve been counting down to the launch of the second annual Vashon Summer Arts Fest and by the time you read this, it will be here. To me the brilliance and craziness of this project is how it all comes together. There’s no theme […]

Friday Fish Wrap 6.28.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – It’s almost Vashon Summer Arts Fest Time! It’s true.  We’re doing it again. We’re talking about Vashon Summer Arts Fest, VCA’s annual two-month long summer arts festival that is set to run from Friday, July 5th through Sunday, August 25th. Say what? It started as half brainstorm and […]

Friday Fish Wrap 6.21.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Tommy can you hear me? In case you’ve somehow missed the eye catching poster boards all over town, the rock opera / cultural touchstone Tommy, is coming to VCA, courtesy of the cool kids over at Drama Dock. Any list of the top albums of 1969 puts […]

Friday Fish Wrap 6.14.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Garden Tour and the Marvels of Mukai. All we need is you! Please support the 29thedition of the Vashon Garden Tour. Hundreds of volunteers, thousands of hours of work, and the financial support of our island businesses go into bringing this beloved event to life. All we […]

Friday Fish Wrap 6.7.19

Five (nearly all kid related) things worth knowing this week 1 – The Birds are Back!  Two Weeks Only! The most sensational show of our visual art year breaks cover this week!  Yes, that fluttering and flapping sound you see in our covered breezeway is the annual Fourth Grade bird exhibit. In case you missed it […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.31.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Art for Elders’ Sake It seems whenever there’s a pile of wonderful art supplies, a clever project, and an eager group ready to explore their inner artist . . . lo and behold there is Alisara Martin, one of Vashon’s pied pipers of art and all that […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.24.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Peter Mulvey is even cooler than I thought! I’ve been going-on these past few weeks about Peter Mulvey, a songwriter, road-dog, raconteur and almost-poet who will be playing at VCA on June 2 starting at 7:00 PM. You just have to come hear this man play. This […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.17.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Get your Garden Tour on Island artist Ilse Reimnitz let us use a stunning image to promote the tour and gala. A “who’s who” of island businesses jumped in with donations and sponsorships (and I do mean a Who’s Who, see the bottom of this page for […]