Best of Olympia 2011 Readers' Picks: Arts & Entertainment

You voted for Ira Coyne, Kanako Wynkoop, Olympia Film Society, Elizabeth Lord, Ruby Reusable and others ...

By Volcano Staff on February 23, 2011

Thank you to all who took the time to vote in our Best of Olympia 2011 Readers' Poll. You are the best.

Best Local Filmmaker: Kanako Wynkoop

Best Movie Theater: Capitol Theater, Olympia Film Society

Most Creative Person: Jordan Taylor

Best Theater Company: Harlequin Productions

Best Local Actor: Josh Anderson and Jason Haws (tie)

Best Local Actress: Elizabeth Lord

Best Local Director: Josh Anderson

Best Visual Artist: Nikki McClure

Best Mural/Graffiti Artist: Ira Coyne

Best Gallery: Matter Gallery

Best Art Exhibit of 2010: 25 Feet of Art, Washington Center

Best Non-Traditional Artist: Ruby Reusable

Best Local Author/Writer: Jim Lynch

Best Arts Scene MVP: Mariella Luz and Josh Anderson

Best Art Event: Olympia Arts Walk

Best Literary Night: Drunken Poetry at Last Word Books