Edmonds Art Beat: What to see, hear and do around town

What to See: Take in a gallery or check out a new artist. Cole Gallery presents abstraction and impressionism with C.A. Pierce and Kathy Gale Through May 3, Cole Gallery will be showcasing the art of two well-known artists. C.A. (Carol) Pierce, renowned for her abstract art, displays a new show capturing both mood and mystery…

Edmonds Art Beat: A must-see ballet premier, Art on the Fence and a poetry reading

Olympic Ballet Theater presents In a Clearing  Olympic Ballet Theater is presenting a new way to enjoy ballet with its two-part series in April. Part 1, Efanora, is currently available on YouTube and part 2, In a Clearing, premiers Friday April 9. Choreographed by Karl Watson, a Seattle dancer with Whim W’him and frequent guest…

Edmonds Art Beat: February brings us music, film, art and trivia

Cascade Symphony Orchestra to present annual Children’s Concert – online – Saturday, Feb. 6 The annual Children’s Concert by Cascade Symphony Orchestra will be at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6. This year’s event, Discover Your Passion, will be presented virtually. The event, which is great for kids from ages 5 to 12, will be…

Edmonds Art Beat: MLK Jr. Tribute, Jeff Daniels livestream, Cole Gallery featured show

Becoming Brave ­– Third annual tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Reverend Dr. Brenda Salter McNeil, author, professor and reconciliation thought leader, will be the featured speaker at the third annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. tribute on Monday, Jan. 18. McNeil is an associate professor at Seattle Pacific University and recently…

Edmonds Art Beat: A FanJazztic fundraiser, Artist Sunday and a new art exhibit

DeMiero Jazz Fest Fundraiser happening NOW! The DeMiero Jazz Fest, an annual non-competitive vocal jazz festival, kicked off its One FanJazztic fundraiser Friday. There will be a week of virtual auctions and live performances to raise funds for the DeMiero Jazz Festival, which has a mission to provide world-class jazz experiences through education, clinics and…

Edmonds Art Beat: Search for a Rising Star, discussions on aging, and live — but virtual – music and dancing

Cascade Symphony Orchestra seeking its next ‘Rising Star’ Cascade Symphony Orchestra is looking for young musicians to enter its “Rising Star” competition for the 2020-2021 season. The competition is open to many instruments: piano, violin, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, euphonium, percussion and harp. The winning musician, selected by…