Front Porch: ‘Phantom’ plays Saturday at Historic Everett Theatre

Special ‘Phantom’

The 1925 silent movie classic “The Phantom of the Opera” comes alive with live pipe organ music and the sounds of the Northwest’s only heavy metal opera choir. The “Phantom” will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett.

The theater will roll out its pipe organ to be played by local organist Sharon Stearnes who will backed up by the heavy metal opera choir of Ara’Kus. “Phantom” stars Lon Chaney in the original film adaptation of Gaston Leroux’s horror novel, which takes audiences under the Paris opera house as leading lady Christine Dae fights to save her life and that of her lover.

Tickets are $10 and available at the box office, by calling 425-258-6766 or at

First aid for pets: The Camano Animal Shelter Association is sponsoring a free pet first aid and CPR workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Camano Multi-Purpose Center (blue building next to shelter), 141 E. Camano Drive, Camano Island. Donations to CASA are appreciated.

Learn how to help save your pet’s life. The workshop offers pet owners an overview of canine and feline first aid and CPR. Course topics include basic anatomy, how to obtain vital signs, types and signs of shock, orthopedic injuries and basic bandaging. The seconds, minutes and hours following an emergency can be critical in determining the outcome.

RSVP (space is limited): or call Nancy 360-387-8595


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