Kool The Gang is scheduled to perform with Average White Band Aug. 26 at the Tulalip Casino Amphitheater. (Associated Press)

Kool The Gang is scheduled to perform with Average White Band Aug. 26 at the Tulalip Casino Amphitheater. (Associated Press)

Music, theater and more: What’s happening in Snohomish County

The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe welcomes grandstand performers Gary LeVox, Scotty McCreery and Bethel Music.

MUSIC

Kool & the Gang and Average White Band: Two 1970s rock and soul stalwarts. 7 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Tulalip Casino Amphitheater as part of the casino’s summer concert series. Tickets are $90-$120. More at tulalipresortcasino.com/Entertainment/TulalipAmphitheatre.

Mill Creek Summer Concert Series: The music continues with Pseudotramp (Supertramp tribute), Aug. 31; Cherry Cherry (Neil Diamond tribute), Sept. 7; The Main Street Band (dance music), Sept. 14; Lauren Canyon Legacy (1970s pop/rock), Sept. 21; Big Dog Revue (1970s dance music), Sept. 28. All take place at 6-8 p.m. at Mill Creek Town Center, 15117 Main St., Mill Creek.

Eden: The quartet fronted by Savanna Woods, a top 20 contestant on “The Voice,” will perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 26 at Angel of the Winds Casino’s Rivers Run Event Center, 3438 Stoluckquamish Lane, Arlington. Tickets are $20. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-eden.

Grandstand concert performers at the Evergreen State Fair are (clockwise from top left) Gary LeVox, Scotty McCreery and Bethel Music. (Associated Press photos)

Grandstand concert performers at the Evergreen State Fair are (clockwise from top left) Gary LeVox, Scotty McCreery and Bethel Music. (Associated Press photos)

Evergreen State Fair: The grandstand concert lineup is country rocker Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30; Country star Scotty McCreery, 7 :30 p.m. Sept. 1; and contemporary Christian group Bethel Music, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2. Tickets start at $30. More at www.evergreenfair.org/272/Grandstand-Concerts.

Piramides, with Pampa: The Monterrey, Mexico-based band will play experimental-ish fusion-y rock at the Lucky Dime, 1618 Hewitt Ave., Everett. Opening will be Pampa, an Argentine-American band based in Seattle. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 1. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-Piramides.

Borrowed Time: A Styx tribute act. Third Stage, a Boston tribute act, opens. 7 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $15-$25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-borrowed-time.

Curtis Salgado: The veteran bluesman is set to perform 8 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $25-$35. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-salgado.

Aaron Crawford: The Seattle-based country artist is slated to perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 16 at Angel of the Winds Casino’s Rivers Run Event Center, 3438 Stoluckquamish Lane, Arlington. Tickets are $25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-crawford.

Nearly Dan: This 12-member group performs the tricky, complex music of Steely Dan. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $28-$35. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-nearly-dan.

Nancy Erickson Lamont: The jazz vocalist, whose voice has been compared with Karen Carpenter’s, is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. She’ll be backed by pianist Randy Halberstadt and bassist Greg Feingold. Also, a student or two from Glacier Peak High School will take the stage. Tickets are $25. More tinyurl.com/EDH-Lamont.

Port Gardner Bay Music Society: The society will present Common Ground, a local male vocal quintet, at 3 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. The program will include both sacred and secular repertoire. Tickets at the door are $20, $15 for 65 and older and $5 for students.

Homecoming: Tiger Budbill will emcee a benefit concert for Snohomish County residents experiencing homelessness. Performing will be Roger Fisher, Roni Lee, Lynn Sorenson, Bernadette Bascom, Brenda Kasmire, the Vandalls, Medicine Hat and more. 5 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-homecoming.

Wasted Words: An Allman Brothers tribute band. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $20-$25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-wasted-words.

Iona Fyfe: The Scottish folk singer is set to perform at 4 p.m. Sept. 25 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. Tickets are $25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-iona.

Orquesta Akokán: A Cuban ensemble that plays deeply soulful mambo reminiscent of the 1940s and ’50s. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $24-$59. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-mambo.

Kings of Hollywood and Just One Look: Two tribute acts, the former the Eagles, the latter, Linda Ronstadt. 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $15-$25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-HET930.

Pacifica Chamber Orchestra: The orchestra has announced its 2022-23 season. The Opening Concert, set for Oct. 1 at Zion Lutheran Church, 4634 Alger Ave., Everett, will feature pieces by Lou Harrison, Heino Eller and Ottorino Respighi. The Winter Concert, Dec. 3 at Cascade View Presbyterian Church,1030 E Casino Road, Everett, will include compositions by Niels Gate and performances by the winners of the Snohomish County Music Teachers Association Competition. The Sunshine Concert, Feb. 18 at Cascade View Presbyterian, will feature music by Maurice Ravel, Taras Yachshenko, Lars-Erik Larsson and Vítězslava Kaprálova. The Summer Concert, June 3 at Zion Lutheran, will spotlight compositions by Jan Vanderroost, Astor Piazzola and Paul Hindemith.

Rockfish and Friends: A tribute to the music of Chicago and other classic hits, hosted by a former Seattle on-air personality. 8 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $20-$25. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-rockfish.

Andre Feriante: The world music multi instrumentalist is set to perform 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. Tickets are $20. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-Feriante.

Casting Crowns: The Christian rock band’s national tour takes them to Everett’s Angel of the Winds Arena at 7 p.m. Oct. 1. Opening will be country trio Cain and singer-songwriter Anne Wilson, both Christian artists. Tickets are $20-$65. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-crowns.

I Am King: This one promises “the Michael Jackson Experience.” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1 at Bothell High School’s performing arts center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell. Presented by the Northshore Performing Arts Foundation. Ticket info at npacf.org/tickets.

Tommy James & The Shondells: Crimson and clover, over and over, 8 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Tulalip Casino Amphitheater. Tickets are $50-$60. More at tulalipresortcasino.com/Entertainment/TulalipAmphitheatre.

Everett Philharmonic Orchestra: The orchestra’s season opener is set for 3 p.m. Oct., 9 at Everett Civic Auditorium, 2415 Colby Ave. The program will be music by Florence Price, Camille Saint-Saëns and William Grant Still. Tickets are $20-$25. More at www.everettphil.org.

Graham Nash: The two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee (for the Hollies and Crosby, Stills and Nash) is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $45-$80. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-nash.

Robert Cray Band: The guitar great and his band are set to perform 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $44-$79. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-cray.

An Evening with Darlingside: This folk-pop band’s songwriting and harmonies has earned it comparisons with David Crosby and the Byrds. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N, Edmonds. Tickets are $19-$49. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-darlingside.

Lee Oskar & Friends: The harmonica virtuoso and Everett resident performs with fellow Northwest musicians at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at Bothell High School’s performing arts center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell. Presented by the Northshore Performing Arts Foundation. Tickets are $23-$48. More at npacf.org/events.

STAGE

THEATER

Village Theatre: Tickets for the theater’s performances of “Little Shop of Horrors” and “Cinderella” are now on sale. “Little Shop of Horrors” will run in Everett from Oct. 28 to Nov. 20. “Cinderella” is set for Jan. 6-29. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, 2710 Wetmore Ave, Everett, by phone at 425-392-2202, or online at VillageTheatre.org.

Island Shakespeare Festival: Three shows promise fresh takes on the Bard for modern audiences: “Love’s Labor’s Lost” and “Titus Andronicus,” along with the world premiere adaptation of “Cyrano de Bergerac: A Queeroic Comedy with Many Acts.” Through Sept. 11 with various 6 p.m. and 1 p.m. performances, outdoors at 5476 Maxwelton Road, Langley. No admission fee, but donations encouraged. More at islandshakespearefest.org.

Edmonds Driftwood Players: For its Season 64 opener, the Edmonds Driftwood Players will present Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap,” a murder-mystery that is the world’s longest-running play. The show will run for 11 performances from Sept. 16 to Oct. 2, with showtimes at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, at Wade James Theatre, 950 Main St., Edmonds. Tickets are $25-$28. More at edmondsdriftwoodplayers.org.

Phoenix Theatre: The 2022-23 season is “Clue,” Oct. 7-30; “Dashing Through the Snow,” Nov. 25-Dec. 18; “Chemical Inbalance, A Jekyll & Hyde Play,” Feb. 3-26; “I Hate Hamlet,” April 7-30 and “Glorius,” June 2-25. The theater is located at 9673 Firdale Ave., Edmonds. More at www.tptedmonds.org.

Red Curtain Foundation for the Arts: The 2022-23 theater season is “Musical Comedy Murders of 1940,” Sept. 9-25; “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” Oct. 21-Nov. 6; “Miracle on 34th Street,” Nov. 25-Dec. 18; “Deathtrap,” Jan. 20-Feb. 5; and “Greater Tuna,” March 3-19. The theater is located at 9315 State Ave. Suite J, Marysville. More at redcurtainfoundation.org.

COMEDY

Josh Blue: The comedian performs 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $22-$30. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-josh-blue.

Chris Porter: Stand-up comedian performs 8 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $25-$35. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-Chris-Porter.

Capitol Comedy: This troupe pokes gentle fun at both sides in DC politics. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at at Bothell High School’s performing arts center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell. Presented by the Northshore Performing Arts Foundation. Ticket info at npacf.org/tickets.

DANCE

Olympic Ballet: The Edmonds company has announced its 2022-23 season: “The Nutcracker,” Dec. 9-11 at the Everett Performing Arts Center and Dec. 15-20 at Edmonds Center for the Arts; “Debuts,” Feb. 18-19 at Edmonds Center for the Arts; “The Sleeping Beauty,” May 13-14 at Edmonds Center for the Arts; and a summer performance June 9 at Edmonds Center for the Arts. More at OlympicBallet.org.

VISUAL ARTS

Arts of Snohomish: Sue Dawson and Claire Ridlon are the September featured artists at Arts of Snohomish Gallery. They have painted together for many years and still find inspiration In Plein air painting, out in the open air, inspired by natural beauty. A reception is planned for 3-5 p.m. Sept. 3. The gallery, 1024 First St., Suite 104, Snohomish, is open from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

Gallery North: The featured artist for August is pastel and acrylic painter Susan Swapp, whose show is titled “Of Earth and Its Treasures.” The gallery, 410 Main St., Edmonds, is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Lynnwood Convention Center: The center’s new exhibit features 57 pieces by Snohomish County artists. A meet-the-artists reception is planned for 5-7 p.m. Sept. 14 at 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. More at www.eventcreate.com/e/meet-the-artists.

Cascadia Art Museum: Ongoing through November is “The Art of Howard Duell,” featuring the work of a leading mid-century Northwest sculptor and painter who lived in Edmonds. Showing through Nov. 20 are “Northwest Arts & Crafts Movement: The Chase Family and Friends,” showcasing the work of a prominent family in Washington state cultural history, and “The Art of Reading,” a collection of works depicting books and the act of reading either as the main subject or hidden away in the periphery of the composition. The museum, 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds, is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. More at www.cascadiaartmuseum.org.

Cascadia Gala and Auction: The museum’s fundraiser is set for Aug. 27. Watch plein air artists at work, bid on items including a Mark Tobey piece, and much more. Tickets are $250-$400. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-cascadia-auction.

Museum of Northwest Art: “Arreguín: Painter from the New World” showcases Northwest artist Alfredo Arreguín, one of the most accomplished Latino artists in the nation. Over his long, successful career, Arreguín has addressed his Mexican-American heritage by commemorating historic figures and political activists. The exhibit, curated by Matthew Kangas, runs through Oct. 9 at the museum, 121 S. First St. La Conner.

Camano Island Roaming Artists: The group’s annual show and sale is set for 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 3-4 at 141 E. Camano Drive. The featured artist will be plein air painter Carey Sorensen. A raffle will be held for a painting by Roger Frost.

Call for artists: The 42nd annual Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show returns Sept. 24-Oct. 1. A call for artists is open through Aug. 12. Submissions can include paintings, prints, drawings, miniatures, calligraphy, photographs, three-dimensional and artisans’ works. More than $5,000 in prize money is available. For more information, or to submit artwork, go to www.MLTArts.org or www.cityofmlt.com/artshow. To reach event organizers, contact 425-771-7068 or info@MLTArts.org. For the city, contact community relations director Virginia Clough at 425-744-6206 or vclough@mltwa.gov.

FILM

“Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story” will be screened Sept. 10 at the Everett Film Festival on the campus of Everett Community College.

“Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story” will be screened Sept. 10 at the Everett Film Festival on the campus of Everett Community College.

Everett Film Festival: Established in 1997, the event returns Sept. 10, beginning at 1 p.m. at Everett Community College’s Jackson Center, with 11 screenings including animated films, documentaries, narrative features and shorts. A featured film will be “Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story,” about the Hollywood Golden Age screen siren who also was an inventor, designing and patenting a communication system during World War II that became the underlying technology of cellular phones, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Lamarr’s daughter, Denise Loder-DeLuca, will speak following the film. For more, go to everettfilmfestival.org.

Snohomish Film Festival: The second-annual event — in-person this time — is set for 3-8 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. Thirty short films, many by local area filmmakers, will be screened, along with Q&A panels by the films’ cast and crew, as well as live readings from script contest finalists. Wrapping up the night will be a live, Hollywood-style awards ceremony with 18 awards handed out to winners, and an after-hours wrap party/networking event. More at www.snohomishfilmfestival.com.

Silent Movie and Pipe Organ Night: Experience “Tillie’s Punctured Romance,” a 1914 comedy starring a pre-“Tramp” Charlie Chaplin, accompanied by a pipe organist. 3 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $18-$20. More at tinyurl.com/EDH-chaplin.

Meet Me at the Movies: This interactive film program celebrates the wonder of film and its ability to connect us with memories. As part of ECA’s Dementia-Inclusive Series, this program is designed for people with memory loss and their care partners, and can be enjoyed by all adults. Theme-based film clips are shown, followed by facilitated audience discussion. Free. 11 a.m. Oct. 15 at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N, Edmonds.

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