Evergreen Theatre

The Evergreen Theatre at the Recreation Complex is a multi functional performance facility that offers various seating and performance configurations. Operated by the City of Powell, the Evergreen Theatre is well suited for musical performances, theatre productions, conventions, seminars and film presentations. With up to date sound and lighting systems, excellent acoustics, dressing and rehearsal rooms, it has been serving the artistic performance needs of the Community since 1975.

Many events occur annually at the Evergreen Theatre including the Pacifc Region International Summer Music Academy, Festival of the Performing Arts, International Choral Kathaumixw, Powell River Film Festival, and many more community funded events and performances. The City of Powell River was named the 2004 Cultural Capital of Canada.

As the largest theatre in Powell River, it can accommodate performances for up to 720 guest and for more intimate shows, it can be converted to a comfortable 240 seat compact theatre. A full compliment of theatre technicians can assist in the delivery of your next performance.

For booking information, please contact the Facility Booking Clerk at 604-485-8909.

If you have accessibility requirements, please contact our Facility Booking Clerk prior to purchasing your theatre tickets.

Theatre Rental Information

Upcoming Shows

The Sutcliffes present:  The Beatles Red & Blue Anthology 1962-1970

    • Saturday, June 15th.  Doors open at 7:00, show starts at 7:30pm
    • 37.50 including GST.  General seating.
    • Tickets on sale at the Recreation Complex

The Beatles again changed rock history with the release of a career defining greatest hits collection fifty years ago.  Universally known as the Red and Blue albums, this four record anthology was the introduction to The Beatles’ music for subsequent generation.  From the first single (Love me Do) to the last (Let It Be) these albums traced the evolution of The Beatles as the greatest artist of the century.  The Sutcliffes will cover every phase of The Beatles and their hits from the moptop era to the psychedelic masterpieces and beyond the new exciting multi-media presentation.

Twin Kennedy:  The Homebound Tour

    • Thursday, August 15th.  7:00pm
    • $30 Adults/$15 Kids (12 and under) General seating.
    • Tickets on sale at the Recreation Complex

Cancer-free and coming home! Twin Kennedy is excited to be returning to Powell River for an up close and personal acoustic duo show. What better way to celebrate Julie’s recent cancer-free diagnosis than a hometown show, featuring songs from Twin Kennedy’s Canadian Country Music Award-nominated “Homebound” album, covers and Twin Kennedy’s signature instrumentals!

A Rocky Mountain High Christmas:  Celebrating the hits and Christmas Music of John Denver

    • Tuesday, November 26th.  7:30pm
    • $54 GST included.  General seating.
    • Tickets on sale at the Recreation Complex

“A Rocky Mountain High Christmas” returns to Powell River, promising an unforgettable night filled with the timeless hits of John Denver and beloved Christmas music, making it the perfect way to kick off the holiday season.
Headlined by Canadian recording artists Rick and Steve Worrall, accompanied by a talented local children’s choir and a very special surprise guest, a Canadian Allstar band, and a symphony ensemble from across Canada, this production guarantees to captivate audiences with its musical brilliance.

Audience members can expect to sing along to all the classic John Denver tunes, as well as cherished Christmas songs from his iconic TV special with the Muppets and his acclaimed “Rocky Mountain Christmas” album.

This tribute to John Denver’s music is a genuine celebration, focusing solely on the music itself rather than attempting to imitate the legendary artist. With arrangements by John’s longtime friend and arranger/conductor Lee Holdridge, the performance promises to honor Denver’s legacy in the most authentic way possible.

Critics have raved about the production, with the Calgary Herald calling it “For the Love of John Denver….Amazing!” and Global TV Toronto labeling it “An absolute must-see.” The Daily Courier adds, “Rocky Mountain High offers a spectacular evening of great music… Every tribute show should be like this one!”

Don’t miss this special holiday season treat that guarantees to create lasting memories. “A Rocky Mountain High Christmas” is set to be an incredible and unforgettable occasion that will be talked about for years to come. Get your tickets now for an experience that promises to enchant and delight audiences of all ages.