Theatrical performances are held throughout the year in the new showpiece Performing Arts Center (2710 Wetmore Ave., 425/257-8600). The theater features touring musicals, plays, concerts, and regional performing arts groups, and also houses the fine Arts Council Gift Gallery.<
The remodeled Historic Everett Theatre (2911 Colby Ave., 425/258-6766, www.everetttheatre.org) is home to movies, concerts, and live theater productions throughout the year.
The Everett Symphony (425/257-8382, www.everettsymphony.org) performs at the Everett Civic Auditorium October through June.
The Port Gardner Bay Chamber Music Society, (360/658-1129, www.everettchorale.org) performs at the historic Hartley Mansion (2300 Rucker Ave.) during the winter months.
For something less formal, the Music in the Parks program (425/257-8300) brings live music to local parks on Sunday and Tuesday afternoons in July and August.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition