Arts & Culture
Kirkland’s arts scene is sophisticated and international, but also vibrant and whimsical. Art performances, exhibits, classes and galleries are abundant throughout the city. Outdoor sculptures and artistic installations created by nationally acclaimed artists are dotted throughout Kirkland parks, sidewalks, and along the waterfront for public enjoyment. Local performance, theater and dance centers bring the arts alive in Kirkland! Catch many major appearances and productions, comedy shows, and live performances at any of our unique and diverse venues.
The Kirkland Performance Center, the City's premier theatre, hosts more than 200 music, theatre and dance performances each year. The 400-seat theatre is spacious yet retains an intimate feel, allowing the Kirkland Performance Center to enrich, educate, and entertain through performances that ignite the imagination and connect audiences and artists.