About ECA

Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) opened its doors to the public in 2006. ECA, a non-profit organization hired by the City of Edmonds Public Facilities District, manages the facility.  ECA presents an array of outstanding performing artists from around the world, provides space, production management, and technical expertise for a variety of community partners and rental clients, and serves more than 75,000 patrons who enjoy the facility annually.

Refreshing ECA's 5 Year Strategic Plan

In April 2013, Edmonds Center for the Arts adopted a 5 Year Strategic Business Plan. The key outcomes were:


A vibrant Community in which the performing arts are woven into our daily lives and valued for their power to entertain, educate, and inspire.


To celebrate the performing arts, strengthen and inspire our community and steward the development and creative use of the ECA campus.


  • Creativity
  • Quality
  • Partnership
  • Service
  • Diversity
  • Stewardship
  • Transparency
  • Accountability

Additionally, 5 key focal points were determined:

  • Arts programming and outreach
  • Funding and finances
  • Facility maintenance and capital improvements
  • Facility redevelopment planning
  • Governance and organizational capacity

ECA needs your input. Click here to take a brief, 5-minute survey that will help shape the future of ECA.

ECA Saturday Matinee: Petra & The Wolf

This original work for young audiences, inspired by the classic Peter and the Wolf, tells the story of Petra, the granddaughter of the fabled Peter, and features captivating large-scale puppetry with

Growing Older? Let's Talk!

Join us for a conversation about growing older. We'll examine our hopes and fears explore better options to living alone in your home or in an institution. One option we will closely examine is the co

ECA Presents The Quebe Sisters

The Quebe Sisters blend Western Swing, Swing Jazz and Texas Fiddle Music with multi-part close singing harmonies that transfix the audience. This performance will be CART captioned for deaf and hard-


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