Anchor Art Space is presenting “Eidola,” a solo exhibition of new work by Rachel Van Pelt from Oct. 31 to Nov. 23 from noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday.
Orcas Island High School’s Pep Band, under the direction of Darren Dix, got off to a rousing debut for the year at the Vikings Homecoming Game Oct. 11. The sounds of the Viking fight song, “Louie Louie,” “YMCA” and other “pep” songs filled the air and invigorated the school spirit already on display.
The Met: Live in HD’s second opera of the season is the new production of Mozart’s classic comedic masterpiece, “Le Nozze di Figaro” (The Marriage of Figaro) streaming live to Orcas Center on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 1 p.m.
Pianist extraordinaire Jon Kimura Parker will light up a dark November night with an incredible solo performance for the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival. The “Simply Jackie” Salon Concert will take place Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at Orcas Center. The world of fantasy and “the fantastic” combine for the program.
Emy and Lisa Carter will be playing original compositions along with some arrangements of other songs in their group, Almost Classical, in a concert at the Orcas Center on Oct. 16 at 7 p.m.
The Met: Live in HD 2014-15 Season opens with diva Anna Netrebko in Verdi’s thrilling Shakespearean tragedy “Macbeth” streaming live to Orcas Center this Sunday, Oct. 12 at 1 p.m.
The first screening at Orcas Center for the film weekend is the Reel Youth Film Festival this Friday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Local musicians Cali Bagby, Carl Burger and Marc Cohen are performing at Random Howse on Oct. 9 at 7 p.m.
Art show opening featuring paintings by JoEllen Moldoff, B.J. Arnold, and Michelle Reed. Wine and cheese reception hosted by Rachel Newcombe and Mia Kartiganer at Mia’s Cafe - Wednesday, Oct. 8, 5-7 p.m.
Local musicians Cali Bagby, Carl Burger and Marc Cohen are performing at Random Howse on Oct. 9, at 7 p.m. They will be joined by several special guests including Stormy Hildreth.
Five contenders for Oscar’s Best Foreign Language Film award, representing five countries and three continents will headline at the first annual Orcas Island Film Festival – Off the Edge (www.orcasfilmfest.com).
Cozy in on an autumn evening of music with Grace McCune and Khadoma Colomby at Random Howse on Friday, Oct. 3 from 7 to 9 p.m. There is a $5 cover charge at the door.