Nov 21 / Wednesday

Our hearts are full

We were so proud to host Civic Rep and Dragon Country this month. We sold out our shows on our final weekend—what better review of a show can there be? Our sincere thanks to everyone at Civic Rep, t...
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Nov 9 / Friday

“Dragon Country” Slays (yes, we went there)

Last night, Civic Rep previewed “Dragon Country,” their first production in residence at Open Space. The four plays were a fascinating blend of comedy, experimental theater, and drama, all...
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Nov 2 / Friday

A Dog Reviews the VIPP Fur ball

i am cooper. i am a dog. i am a good dog. i am a rescue. rescue is when someone can’t take care of you, but then someone else comes and promises to take care of you. cooper loves his friends at ...
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Oct 25 / Thursday

What does it mean to be an open space?

Our friends and partners at Civic Rep are hard at work rehearsing Dragon Country, which opens November 8 at Open Space for Arts & Community? We are so excited to help them share their vision for t...
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Oct 18 / Thursday

What a night

Burlesco Notturno Unveiled was a smashing success. Our burlesque performers were (of course) amazing. The food was inspiring. And the music was delightful. Something that made the event a special trea...
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Oct 12 / Friday

Open Space for Arts & Community is proud to welcome Civic Rep

This year, Civic Rep Theatre ensemble has begun a “residency” at Open Space for Arts & Community. Their first production here, Dragon Country, opens November 8. This is an important mi...
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Jun 26 / Tuesday

Beloved Executive Director Steps Down

Amanda Westbrook joined Open Space five years ago and has done every job in the organization. Most recently Amanda served as Executive Director. For health reasons, Amanda will soon shift her role to ...
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Jun 22 / Friday

Great year of UMO School

An incredible year of learning occurred at UMO School of Physical Arts! From Parkour to Circus Gymnastics, children explored movement and expression culminating into a sold-out showcase on June 9th. A...
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Jun 20 / Wednesday

Teen Club O

Thanks to the generous support of our donors and business and non-profit partners, we held a fabulous event for teens on June 8th.  Teen Club O featured 2 live teen bands, Ouch Pouch and 20 Eyes, a d...
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Jun 19 / Tuesday

Thank you Vashon!

What a magical evening we spent together at the Big O Wonderland. Thank you for helping us change lives by raising over $55,000! Your generosity will allow us to encourage creative expression and will...
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