Located in downtown Bellingham, the historic Mount Baker Theatre is dedicated to showcasing the best local and visiting acts in performance art today. The beautifully restored theatre, originally built in 1927, is a national historic landmark that plays host to a variety of local and national performing artists in the North Puget Sound region.

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The historic Mount Baker Theatre in downtown Bellingham brings local and national entertainment to its nearly 100-year old stage. Photo courtesy: Mount Baker Theatre.

“Igniting the imagination since 1927,” Mount Baker Theatre is passionate about fueling Bellingham’s thriving arts community, inspiring young performers through various youth programs and a variety of entertainment opportunities throughout the year. For information about Mount Baker Theatre’s current season, upcoming events, youth programming and ways to support the theatre, visit Mount Baker Theatre online — or click through the articles below for more information.

Mount Baker Theatre
104 N Commercial St
Bellingham, WA 98225
360-734-6080
www.mountbakertheatre.com

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10 Fun Facts about MBT’s Fabulous Chandelier

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre Did you know that Mount Baker Theatre is celebrating its 90th birthday this year? And perhaps one of the most...

Ghost Judy is Eager for Mount Baker Theatre’s Holiday Productions

I have been floating through the luxurious halls of Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) since it opened in 1927. Everyone calls me Judy. I wouldn’t really...

Behind the Curtain at Mount Baker Theatre

Seeing a show at Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) feels like a once-in-a-lifetime experience. But with over 400 events spread between the building’s three public...
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Landmark Holiday Lighting at Mount Baker Theatre

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre Add a free community “to-do” to your holiday fun hit list: Mount Baker Theatre’s holiday tower lighting. December 1, 2017...

Mount Baker Theatre: Better Than Ever

Bellingham’s historic Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) first opened more than 90 years ago as a luxurious movie palace. It is also the only survivor...

Making Family Memories at Mount Baker Theatre

When you picture family time, does the reality sometimes not hit the mark? Here’s a weather-proof, sure-fire way to make lasting memories, entertain all...
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From Roots to Celtgrass to Rock ‘n’ Roll—Musical Genres and Mount Baker Theatre Outings

Describing music by genre is subjective and sometimes even controversial. There are more than 25 commonly agreed-upon genres and within each are many subgenres...

Enjoy Musical Storytelling with Mount Baker Theatre

Do you appreciate musicals? Documentaries? Good old-fashioned concerts? Then you will definitely enjoy shows of the theatrical concert experience genre. Never heard of it?...
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Record Number of Award-Winning Musical Acts on Deck at Mount Baker Theatre

Submitted by: Autumn Marceau, Mount Baker Theatre Staff Writer Here at the Mount Baker Theatre, we love to delight our audiences with the best of the...

Giant Jazz Sound to Hit MBT Courtesy of the US Air Force Commanders Jazz...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhGFECkuoEk Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre There are few things more enchanting and exciting than watching masters practice their craft, especially when as complex and diverse...
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Embark on an Exceptional Outing at Mount Baker Theatre in July!

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre This July, the Mount Baker Theatre is opening its doors for a free afternoon of adventure and family fun. Want your...

The Staying Power of Country Stars Sawyer Brown

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre In the early 1980s, the genres of country and pop music could not have sounded more diverse. But Sawyer Brown...

Summer Comic Relief: Up Close in Mount Baker Theatre’s Harold & Irene Walton Theatre

Located in the Downtown Bellingham Arts District, Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) showcases some of the best live performing artists on both the professional and...

Step Into the Splatter Zone at Mount Baker Theatre with Evil Dead: The Musical

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ex4QYEMssKU&feature=youtu.be Throughout the year, Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) works hard to make sure that there is a little something for everyone. From ballet, music legends...
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Mount Baker Theatre will Celebrate 90 Years in May

This May, the historic Mount Baker Theatre will celebrate 90 years as Whatcom County’s hub for live entertainment from around the world. MBT is inviting...

Ghost Judy Celebrates Relationships Backstage at Mount Baker Theatre

I’ve been floating through the ornate Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) since it opened in 1927 as a luxurious silent movie palace. Everyone calls me...

Mount Baker Theatre Provides Access to World Class Ballet Performance and Classes Aimed at...

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre Houston Ballet, America's fourth-largest ballet company, is coming to Mount Baker Theatre on Sat, Apr 1 for a 7:30 p.m....

Mount Baker Theatre Showcases the Revisited and Remade in Style

While shiny and new has its appeal, have you ever noticed that we really enjoy returning to our old favorites? We cherish our classic...

Mount Baker Theatre’s Ghost Judy Loves April Fools’ Day

I’ve been floating through the ornate halls of Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) since it opened in 1927. Everyone calls me Judy. I wouldn’t really...

Your Theater-Watching Guide from Mount Baker Theatre

Seeing a live theater performance at Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) can be a once-in-a-lifetime event. One of the best parts for both audience and...

Ladies of Laughter Brings Award-Winning Comics to Bellingham

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre, by Zoe Bronstein Since the 1990s, amateur and professional female comics have flocked to the Ladies of Laughter Comedy Festival...

Resident Ghost Judy Can’t Wait for the Mount Baker Theatre Education Shows

I’ve been floating through the ornate halls of Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) since it opened in 1927. Everyone calls me Judy. I wouldn’t really...
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Mount Baker Theatre Resident Ghost Judy is Blushing in Anticipation of The Irish Rovers...

I wouldn’t really say that I “haunt” the theatre. I’m more of a friendly spirit. Everyone calls me Judy. I’ve been floating through this...

Travel to 8 countries in 5 shows at Mount Baker Theatre in February!

Submitted by: Madyson Ellars, MBT Staff Writer Growing up in the somewhat-small city of Bellingham, I always had an incredibly wild imagination that would take...

Celebrate the Tribute Act at Mount Baker Theatre

Tribute acts have become a music genre all their own. Seeing them perform our favorites live can transport us back to the moment we...

Saving Historic Movie Palaces Like Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre

Each generation has the responsibility to balance embracing the new while preserving the old. But how do we decide what is worthy of saving,...
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Mount Baker Theatre Resident Ghost Judy Helps with Your Holiday Gift List

I have been floating through the ornate halls of Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) since it opened in 1927. Everyone calls me Judy. I wouldn’t...

Launch into the Holidays with 4 Christmas Music Playlists from Mount Baker Theatre

Christmas music instantly launches me into the Christmas spirit. The soundtrack of the season is available everywhere we go—in stores, on the radio, from...

Drink Local at Mount Baker Theatre

Submitted by: Mount Baker Theatre Though “there’s a whole wide world in here” when it comes to this season’s offerings at the Mount Baker Theatre,...

A Day in the Life of a Broadway Show Passing Through Mount Baker Theatre

Seeing a Broadway show is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and we’re fortunate to have access to them at Whatcom County’s Mount Baker Theatre (MBT). But...
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