David and Thomas to appear on “It’s Late on Vashon”
“Fun is not Cancelled” will feature the duo David Mielke and Thomas Pruiksma, and singer Arlette Moody.
The livestream starts at 9pm on Monday, October 5th, and can be watched on the Vashon Center for the Arts website, vashoncenterforthearts.org, as well as the VCA Facebook page.
The show will also be available for viewing afterward on both the website and Facebook page.
David Mielke Interview on the Please Don’t Kick Me Out Podcast
This episode features David Mielke, an LGBTQIA+ actor who has spent much of his career feeling like an imposter. From Canada to Hollywood, the fear of authenticity due to sexuality and the political climate carried. He now lives happily in a Yurt with his partner, producing youtube Broadway spoof-hits. He is a delight to speak with, and has a lot to say about being true to who you are.
Please Don't Kick Me Out
The Driftwood Bridge in South Sound Arts etc. blog
The author of the South Sound Arts etc. blog, Alec Clayton, is an artist and writer who lives and works in Olympia, Washington.
His wife, Gabi Clayton, has written a moving tribute to their son, Bill, who committed suicide after a gay bashing at the age of 17: Bill's Story: Portrait of a Son's Suicide.
The Driftwood Bridge in the Vashon Heritage Museum
In and Out Exhibit to Continue Through February 2021
The exhibit features the rainbow of 1,000 origami cranes from The Driftwood Bridge
Take a virtual tour through the exhibit, IN AND OUT: Being LGBTQ on Vashon Island, in the following video from L.A. Art Documents: