Ten original plays. Three shows. Two days. Out of 66 submissions from established and emerging Kitsap County playwrights, ten were selected by a jury of theatre professionals for production this year. Island Theatre’s 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 Ten-Minute Play Festivals played to full BPA houses both evenings. Besides the delight of seeing entertaining plays written, directed, and performed by their friends and neighbors, audience members know that even if they aren’t crazy about one play, another is just ten minutes away! Read more.
Bainbridge Performing Arts celebrates 60 years of storytelling and launches its 2016 – 2017 60th Anniversary Season with a two-day lineup of special events. Drop by August 5 for an open house and the First Friday Art Walk, along with live music, small bites, and a beer garden. Join us August 6 for a special anniversary-themed ticketed performance by The EDGE Improv at 7:30 p.m. Read more.
Featuring a wickedly tuneful score and a witty and charming book, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery will charm audience members of all ages July 28 - 30. Victoria Whitlow Tuttle, who was BPA’s Director of Education from 2011 – 2013, returns to direct this tasty peach of a production, which showcases an enthusiastic cast of veteran and novice 4th – 10th grade BPA thespians. Read more.
Bainbridge Performing Arts is thrilled and honored to present “An Evening of Summer Stories with THE MOTH Founder George Dawes Green and Storyteller/Host Dan Kennedy” one night only on July 23. The ideal way to experience the style of THE MOTH is live and in person, where you can feel the electricity in the room and be a part of the visceral dialogue between teller and audience. Read more.more. here, and read more.
Please join us for a special evening of laughs and musical entertainment with proceeds going to the Taylor Family Medical Fund in support of Bainbridge Island’s own Kaycee Taylor! Featuring sizzling stand-up by Bridget Young: The Realtor Lady and special musical guests Johnny Bregar, Mike Derzon, and Zach Fleury! Read more.
Join us from 5 – 7 p.m. in the BPA Gallery for an artist reception and a fun evening of art, food, and friends. This special showing by the Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild features 22 original quilts. Choosing different traditional block patterns, contributing quilters created their interpretive modern quilts. Read more.more. more.