Entertainment

Artfully Edmonds review: Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra lights up ECA — will they be back?

Artfully Edmonds review: Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra lights up ECA — will they be back?

The Seattle Jazz Repertory Orchestra (SRJO), which has established concert-season schedules at both Seattle’s Benaroya Hall and the Kirkland Performance Hall, has recently been eyeing Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) as a possible venue for expanding its audience base. At ECA last night the renowned orchestra had a shot at capturing the hearts of Edmonds jazz lovers with its performance of “Quinc... »

Cascade Symphony Orchestra benefits from partnership with Coldwell Banker Bain

Cascade Symphony Orchestra benefits from partnership with Coldwell Banker Bain

Coldwell Banker Bain real estate broker Wayne Purser has formed a unique partnership with Cascade Symphony Orchestra and has recently made a donation in an effort to help raise money for the non-profit organization. Each time a Cascade Symphony Orchestra member — or a friend or relative of a member — buys or sells a home with Purser, he will donate an amount equal to 10 percent of his ... »

Scene in Edmonds: Local author draws a crowd to Edmonds Bookshop

Scene in Edmonds: Local author draws a crowd to Edmonds Bookshop

»

Scene in Edmonds: Emotion through sculpture

Scene in Edmonds: Emotion through sculpture

»

Just Announced: ECA offering 25 percent off tickets to the Martha Redbone Roots Project

Just Announced: ECA offering 25 percent off tickets to the Martha Redbone Roots Project

Edmonds Center for the Arts 410 4th Ave. N. Thursday, Jan. 15 7:30 p.m. Martha Redbone, the “charismatic indie-soul diva” (Time Out New York), will be at the ECA Thursday night, Jan. 15, performing smokin’ soul, hot jazz and even a little stomp-chant! An Independent Music Award-winning musician of Cherokee, Choctaw, Shawnee and African- American descent, Redbone burst onto the scene at the 2... »

Artfully Edmonds brief: Judith Works to read from new novel Jan. 17

Artfully Edmonds brief: Judith Works to read from new novel Jan. 17

Saturday, Jan. 17 Noon Judith Works Author Reading Bibliophiles who stroll into Edmonds Bookshop (111 5th Ave. S.) at noon on Saturday, Jan. 17 will be greeted by a good friend – Judith Works. Judith has been invited by bookshop owner Mary Kay Sneeringer to do a reading of her newly released novel, “City of Illusions”. Edmonds residents who appreciate the library, attend the city’s Write On The So... »

Meadowdale High School choir to perform with Willamette University Musicians Wednesday

Meadowdale High School choir to perform with Willamette University Musicians Wednesday

The Willamette University Chamber Choir and the Willamette Singers, under the direction of Wallace Long, will perform at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. Choirs from Meadowdale High School, under the direction of Jeff Horenstein, and Bothell High School, under the direction of Sheri Erickson, also will perform in the classical portion of the co... »

Presenters sought for 2015 Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference

Presenter proposals are now being accepted for the 30th Annual Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference presented by the Edmonds Arts Commission. The three-day conference focused on the craft of writing will be held Oct. 2, 3 and 4, 2015 at the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds. The conference, which has sold out for the past several years, offers over 30 sessions for the beginning, int... »

Happening nearby: ‘Laugh Out Loud’ with Kermet Apio to benefit injured MTHS football player

Happening nearby: ‘Laugh Out Loud’ with Kermet Apio to benefit injured MTHS football player

Kermet Apio has known Mountlake Terrace High School senior Michael Hunt since Hunt was 10. Apio’s son plays baseball with Hunt’s brother and Apio got to know Michael and his family through the years. Like many in the community, Apio was shocked when he heard that Hunt suffered a severe broken leg during the Hawks’ first football game last September. Hunt spent four days in the hospital and continu... »

Artfully Edmonds brief: Hot Jazz every Tuesday at Scott’s Bar and Grill

Artfully Edmonds brief: Hot Jazz every Tuesday at Scott’s Bar and Grill

Hot Tuesday! Every Tuesday! 6 p.m. Scott’s Bar and Grill 8115 Lake Ballinger Way 425-775-2561 This Tuesday and every Tuesday it’s Scott’s Bar and Grill (Scott’s) for hot jazz and rocking Rhythm and Blues! On Scott’s bandstand you’ll now find The Alex Dyring Trio with Alex Dyring on bass, Max Holmberg on drums, and Shawn Schlogel on piano. Dyring is a Seattle native, Berklee College of Music grad w... »

Artfully Edmonds brief: Edmonds Heights K-12 to present ‘Jungle Book Kids’ this Friday-Sunday

Artfully Edmonds brief: Edmonds Heights K-12 to present ‘Jungle Book Kids’ this Friday-Sunday

Edmonds Heights K-12 23200 100th Ave. W. Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids by Sherman, Sherman and Gilkyson Opens Friday, Jan. 9 ~ 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10 ~ 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11 ~ 7 p.m. Edmonds Heights K-12 has chosen “The Jungle Book Kids” to open the New Year. “The Jungle Book Kids” story is based on the story of Mowgli, a little boy on the run from Shere Khan, a ferocious tiger who has ba... »

8th annual Comedy Night benefiting Edmonds School District coming to ECA Jan. 30-31

8th annual Comedy Night benefiting Edmonds School District coming to ECA Jan. 30-31

The 8th Annual Edmonds Comedy Night featuring nationally touring professional comedians will be Jan. 30-31 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. The shows help the Terrace Park PTA and other programs in the Edmonds School District and are presented by Steve’s Plumbing. Performers include Kermet Apio, Nathan Brannon, Susan Rice and Cory Michaelis. Tickets are $25 and $55 for VIP (includes a 6 p.m. re... »

Artfully Edmonds brief: Edmonds Elvii!! Don your white sequined capes!

Artfully Edmonds brief: Edmonds Elvii!! Don your white sequined capes!

Friday, Jan. 23 Doors open at 8 pm Crocodile Café 2200 2nd Ave., Seattle What event is so colossal, so monumental, so exceptional and unforgettable that you would leave the city limits of Edmonds to attend? Stumped? Of course, we’re referring to the 20th Annual Seattle Invitational “Search for Amateur Elvis!” to be held at Seattle’s Crocodile Café. Yes! That’s right, the Grand Daddy of all S... »

Artfully Edmonds profile: Coral Anderson, young Edmonds artist

Artfully Edmonds profile: Coral Anderson, young Edmonds artist

When Coral Anderson,  an 11-year-old resident of Edmonds, was in the second grade, she and her classmates were assigned to draw the particular insect they had chosen to study. As her mother Janna explains, “She picked the dragonfly. When I saw her piece, I was blown away by what she had accomplished.” At the time Coral was only 7 years old. That is when Janna Anderson knew that her daughter had a ... »

Christmas Jazz Concert featuring local musicians set for Tuesday

Nicholas Sanchez, Meadowdale High School alum and current Berklee College of Music student, is hosting a “Christmas Jazz Concert” with accomplished former and current Edmonds School District musicians on Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 7 p.m. at Edmonds Presbyterian Church, 22600 96th Ave. W., Edmonds. Musicians include: Nicholas Sanchez — on drums Taylor Zickefoose – Meadowdale High S... »

Artfully Edmonds profile: Author Judith Works releases latest work, ‘City of Illusions’

Artfully Edmonds profile: Author Judith Works releases latest work, ‘City of Illusions’

I simply cannot imagine Edmonds author Judith Works living “a routine life”; but that is exactly what she professes was happening before she decided to attain a mid-life law degree and dash off to Rome soon after for an assignment with the United Nations. Judith and I sat down to discuss her latest book, “City of Illusions” , which is now available for order through the Edmonds Bookshop (111 5th A... »

Scene in Edmonds: Pop-up Projection Art on display

Scene in Edmonds: Pop-up Projection Art on display

»

City: Top Pot Doughnuts, Spud Fish and Chips coming to Salish Crossing

City: Top Pot Doughnuts, Spud Fish and Chips coming to Salish Crossing

Edmonds residents in the near future will be able to enjoy two new eateries, as Seattle-based Top Pot Doughnuts and Spud Fish and Chips are scheduled to come to the new Salish Crossing development at the corner of Dayton Street and Highway 104. Patrick Doherty, the City of Edmonds Economic Development and Community Services Director, shared that news with the Edmonds Citizens Economic Development ... »

Bar Dojo to celebrate 2nd birthday Wednesday

Bar Dojo to celebrate 2nd birthday Wednesday

Bar Dojo, the Five Corners restaurant featuring modern Asian cuisine, is celebrating its second birthday Wednesday, Dec. 17, with a special three-course meal for $30. In celebration, complimentary champagne will be offered. Reservations are highly recommended at 425-967-7267 or www.bardojo.com. »

Tonight! Arts event — Cascade Symphony’s ‘Happy Holidays’ performance

Tonight! Arts event — Cascade Symphony’s ‘Happy Holidays’ performance

In homes across the Seattle area, Cascade Symphony Orchestra musicians are setting out their finery and tuning their instruments for this evening’s “Happy Holidays” performance at the Edmonds Center for the Arts (410 4th Ave. N.). Maestro Michael Miropolsky will raise his baton at 7:30 p.m. Although most of the symphony’s performances are sold out for the season — par... »

Page 1 of 29123»