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Sackett show takes shape at Marge Center

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:53PM

When Marge Williams Center tenants asked Joel Sackett if he had suggestions for art to fill the center’s conference room walls, the photographer replied, “I’m already making it.” Sackett has been shooting islanders at home for a new exhibit, “Interior Bainbridge,” which he will show at Winslow Hardware for the November Arts Walk.

Faces of internment

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:53PM

The images depict, in the crisp detail that is the photographer’s hallmark, not only the bleak camp setting – the rows of shacks ringed by treeless cliffs – but the ersatz normality of such features of camp life as church services and baseball games. The disjunctive construct of ordinary life within the concentration camp setting is captured in prints such as “Pleasure Garden,” an image of a green and tranquil Japanese garden coaxed into being against the backdrop of Mojave desert. It is one of 49 Ansel Adams prints in an exhibit depicting Manzanar – the camp where Bainbridge residents of Japanese descent were interned during World War II – that opens next week at the Bainbridge Historical Museum.

Music for the long road back

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:53PM

Although Dewey Palooza is a benefit for a family in need, the evening of music and food planned for Sept. 29 may feel more like a big party. All the performers are friends of the family – musicians who have sung with Larry Dewey for years, showcased by him at Seabold Second Saturday events. “Pat and Larry Dewey have contributed so much to our community,” Bruce Haedt says, “teaching our children, organizing arts events, being our friends. “We want to give them a gift of celebration and joy.”

Local singers convene for a new revue, ‘What Is This Thing Called Love?’ Let’s sing a love song to Louise

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:53PM

Michele McCrackin thought she’d retired from local theater.

‘Local Color’ gets a local screening

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

In a noteworthy art-imitates-life parallel, actor Armin Mueller-Stahl did not originally want to participate in the latest project by filmmaker George Gallo.

An empty space, a piano, a vision

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

When Darden Burns moved to Bainbridge, one of the first things she observed was that no high-caliber piano was available in a public performance space.

Where there’s a wick, there’s a way

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

At a Saturday morning rehearsal two weeks before the opening of Bainbridge Performing Arts’ “The Secret Garden,” actors Chloe Hosterman and Dylan Wilson rehearsed a scene bordering on the metaphysical.

WHAT’S?HAPPENING

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

Watercolors show the natural world

He captures the soul of the subject

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

John Wimberley didn’t begin his working life as a photographer, but he wonders whether he might have been one in a past life.

Hear the Lindsay Family at Pegasus

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

From the Southeast to the Northwest, a talented Navy family has of late begun to make its musical mark on Kitsap.

Many stories, and another perspective

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

As a child, Mary Dombrowski developed a fascination with the Philippines when she played with the traditional hats her father, once stationed there, had brought home.

Her paintings are a complete riot

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

Real estate doesn’t get any more fantastic than Peggy Fogliano’s house. It’s surrounded by peaceful landscaping and graced with a magnificent view of Seattle and the passing ferries.

WHAT’S?HAPPENING

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

Hear joyful – and gleeful – noise

Bainbridge Symphony cues up season finale

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:52PM

“A Night at the Opera,” May 31-June 1 at BPA,

Reality on the high seas

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

PBS documentary “Carrier” will be on the big screen at the Admiral Theatre at

What’s Up Weekend Wrock

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

Pride Tiger and The Pharmacy make their way to Kitsap for the weekend.

What’s going on

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

ARTS & CRAFTS

What’s on Exhibit

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

Eileen Schneegas’ featured exhibit this month at the old town Silverdale Fine Arts Gallery is something a bit out of the ordinary.

When a flower isn’t just a flower

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

In Steve Stolee’s estimation, every flower he photographs has an identity and a face. And each one is propelled by a human construct: ambition.

WHAT’S?HAPPENING

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

Sing ‘Fiddler’ from the rooftops

Kitsap County Weekend Wrock

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

Mike Herrera solos the Manette, Charleston throws a benefit for Foodline and Winterland gets old school with Rocky Point and Tres Hombres.

English artist's meticulous work branches out to Bainbridge

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:51PM

Indianola by way of England artist Elizabeth Reed Smith works with some of the most formidable symbols on Earth. Yet her style is so delicate that she counts a magnifying glass as just another piece of equipment. With magnifier in one hand, crow quill ink pen in the other, she endeavors a visual celebration of nature, one stroke at a time, through painstaking sketches of some of the planet’s most magnificent plant life — trees.

"Sex and the City" movie is one for the fans

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:50PM

Nothing pulls the sequined sling-backs out of the closet like an elite Manhattan event, and Friday night there was one of those happening at just about every movie theater in every town in the country. The opening of “Sex and the City: The Movie” may not have curb appeal to the Average Joe, but there were plenty of Average Janes, some dressed in above average fashion, amassed at local cinemas for the much anticipated reunion of Carrie Bradshaw and Co.

Bremerton artist Burnett to donate work to Olympic College

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:50PM

Amy Burnett is at it again. During June’s First Friday Art Walk this Friday, she’ll be officially donating a piece of her work to the Olympic College Haselwood Library with a ceremony at her gallery in downtown Bremerton.

Rush's Peart is out-of-this-world drummer

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:50PM

There’s something almost indescribable about being in the presence of greatness. And I have been in that presence. Greatness, thy name is Neil Peart. For two hours and 40 incredible minutes, I stood, mouth agape, watching as a 50-something year old man took drumming to an almost extraterrestrial level.

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