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Northwest Ballet to perform Shakespeare classic at Mount Baker

WHATCOM — Ballet is a growing art form in Whatcom County, thanks in large part to Northwest Ballet Academy’s partnership with the Jansen Art Center. “We’ve had just a wonderful two-year relationship ...

New ‘X-Men’ could be the series’ best ever

LYNDEN — “X-Men: Days of Future Past” became the seven-film franchise’s highest-grossing entry yet over the weekend, and I’d argue that’s certainly a justified outcome considering the quality ...

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ONGOING Local ballet The Northwest Ballet presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, June 6-7, in the Mount Baker Theatre. Tickets $24-$32. Details: www.mountbakertheatre.com ...

Liberty Gospel Quartet in local church June 6

LYNDEN -— Liberty Gospel Quartet will be in concert at Faith Community Church, 586 Birch-Bay Lynden Rd., on Friday, June 6, at 7 p.m.  Doors open at 6. A freewill offering will be taken to support Liberty’s ...

‘Border Songs’ headed to stages

LYNDEN -— A theater version of “Border Songs,” the Whatcom County-based 2009 bestseller book of Jim Lynch, is coming to two local stages. Lynch’s story is from the perspective of a tall severely ...
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Celebrating student art

Last Thursday was the opening reception for the Lynden Middle School students’ art show that continues at the Lynden Pioneer Museum through June 2. Pictured, seventh grader Eden Wadhams is joined by ...

Lynden’s Got Talent coming to Razz Fest

LYNDEN -— A new Lynden’s Got Talent event is coming to the 2014 Northwest Raspberry Festival this summer. The Lynden Music Festival and Lynden Performing Arts Guild, with Enfield Farms and Snapper ...

‘In My Life’ tribute is musical Beatles biography

BELLINGHAM — The Mt. Baker Theatre will host former Beatles manager Brian Epstein for his award-winning musical biography “In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute” on Thursday, June 5. Featuring ...

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THURSDAY Live music Jazz vocalist Anissa Caprina will perform at 5:30 p.m. in the Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., on Thursday, May 29.   SATURDAY Men’s Night Out Men’s Night Out returns from ...

‘Godzilla’ stomps back to theaters

The last truly amazing blockbuster monster movie was arguably Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park.” Other movies on the “amazing monster movie” list include “Jaws,” “Alien,” “Aliens,” ...