Arts and Entertainment

National Theatre live to present three major works

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 7:00AM

From the Greek classic of Euripides, to one of the most famous American playwrights Tennessee Williams, to the contemporary renowned David Hare, Orcas Center will stream their works live: “Medea,” “Streetcar Named Desire” and “Skylight.”


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‘Enchanted Island’ to stream

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 2:37PM

“The Enchanted Island” is an accessible Baroque musical pastiche sung in English and features phenomenally magical costumes and rich production designs.

Free music at the Lower Tavern

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 2:51PM

Let off some steam on a Wednesday, all ye locals, visitors and hospitality crew. Four local bands will be performing for free at the Lowern Tavern starting at 8 p.m. Enjoy the Whiskey Snickers (New Orleans Fun), Craic'dust (irish blue grass) House of Worship (indie rock) and Onodrim (post-punk).

Those Guys From Orcas to play at Random Howse

  • Aug 24, 2014 at 8:00AM

Those Guys From Orcas will play at Random Howse on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. The group is comprised of Carl Burger, Mary Meyer, Marj Franke, Nancy Wang and John Liger.

Singers needed for Choral Society’s ‘Magnificat’

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Orcas Choral Society is pleased to announce its performance of a major choral work at it’s December concert: Bach’s “Magnificat” for chorus, soloists and orchestra.


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