Monty Python’s Spamalot Promises Laugh Out Loud Moments

Thursday – Saturday, March 16 – 18, 23-25, Orcas Center — from Susannah Weaver for Orcas Center — Beginning Mar. 16 Orcas Center will feature the award winning musical Monty Python’s Spamalot, on Center Stage with Doug Bechtel directing an all-island cast. Bring the whole family for a laugh out … Continue reading

Exchange at the Grange a Big Win for ORS Swap Meet Sunday brings smiles and finds to Orcas Islanders

— by Margie Doyle, updated Sept. 13 at 9:45 a.m. — The Orcas Recycling Services/The Exchange (ORS) non-profit exceeded expectations with a community outreach Swap Exchange, with booth after booth, table after table of hardware, tools, arts and crafts, paintings, books, clothes, furniture, linens, jewelry and even a portable forge. … Continue reading

Chekhov Siblings Resurrected, Outrageously, in “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike”

— a review by Margie Doyle — What does it say about a play when the pinnacle of hilarity among dozens of riotously funny scenes is when two competitive sisters dissolve in each others’ arms, sobbing in self-pity? It says that “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” is cleverly … Continue reading