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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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...

Crowd-Sourced Super Stars Hit Mount Baker Theatre’s Stage

Submitted by Mount Baker Theatre There are those with performing art prowess that train for years, hone their craft, shine like diamonds on stage ....

Mount Baker Theatre Resident Ghost Judy Can’t Wait for the Return of Momix

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 the...
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Musical Genre-Jumpers Come to Mount Baker Theatre

A favorite answer to the question, “What kind of music do you listen to?” that we’ve heard is, “Good. Oh, and live.” This person...
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Mount Baker Theatre’s Educational Programs Bring the Arts to Area Children, One Show at...

The incredible costumes, fantastic performers, innovative sets, and professional spectacle of live theater aren’t just for grown-ups. Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) wants every area...
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‘What to Expect When You’re Electing’ Comes to Mount Baker Theatre

Submitted by Mount Baker Theatre There was a time when events in big, public halls were where people got their information about national candidates and engaged...
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Plan Your Staycation with Mount Baker Theatre’s Journeys Program

Bellingham is an incredible city that welcomes thousands and thousands of tourists each year. They come here seeking new experiences and perspectives. Our historic...
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Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre to Celebrate 90th Birthday in 2017

In 2017, Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) — the building — will celebrate its 90th birthday. On Saturday, April 29, 2017, MBT will host a...
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Mount Baker Theatre Brings 2016–2017 Season to Community with Incredible Volunteer Support

Almost 90 years ago, Mount Baker Theatre (MBT) was a luxurious movie palace — the only survivor of five built in the Bellingham-area at...
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