Latest Midland Center for the Arts Stories

2014-09-15 20:21:17

Family Fun at Midland County Fairgrounds MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be in the grandstands at the Midland County Fairgrounds when the region's finest slingshots, catapults and trebuchets chuck their pumpkins across the sky! "Pumpkin Chuckin'" takes place Saturday, October 18, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Midland County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children, and a Family 4-Pack is available for $27. All include fun activities for all...

2014-09-10 12:25:25

MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Everyone's favorite ogre comes to life when Center Stage Theatre presents "Shrek The Musical" September 20, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m. and September 21 and 28 at 3 p.m. in the Auditorium of Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 W. St. Andrews Rd., Midland. "Shrek The Musical" is part romance, part twisted fairy tale and all irreverent fun for everyone! http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121025/DC00288LOGO "I am so proud to be...

2014-08-11 08:25:43

MIDLAND, Mich., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tickets to more than 30 performing arts events at Midland Center for the Arts go on sale to the public beginning at noon on August 11. Events take place at Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 West Saint Andrews Road, Midland. Tickets can be purchased at www.mcfta.org or by contacting the Ticket Office at 989-631-8250 or 800-523-7649. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121025/DC00288LOGO MCFTA's 43rd season kicks off...

2014-08-03 08:20:50

MIDLAND, Mich., Aug. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Center Stage Choirs of Midland Center for the Arts was awarded The Silver Diploma Award recently at the World Choir Games in Riga, Latvia. The choir won the award in the "Mixed Chamber Choir" category. Joining 34 singers from Center Stage Choirs' Chorale and Camerata were singers from the Great Lakes Bay Region. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121025/DC00288LOGO Also earning a silver diploma was DE3, a quartet of male...

2014-07-07 08:24:29

Alden B. Dow Museum Of Science and Art MIDLAND, Mich., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art at Midland Center for the Arts presents five new exhibitions: "Forging the New Japan: Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Collection of Sheldon and Heather Siegel," "Poetry in Print: Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Collection of the Saginaw Art Museum," "Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art," "Forming: The Synergy Between Basketry and...

2014-03-24 16:23:06

"It's Hip to Be Here!" MIDLAND, Mich., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MATRIX:MIDLAND at Midland Center for the Arts has announced the lineup for its 37th annual MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival, featuring world-class performers, musicians and professional speakers. Tickets go on sale at noon on Monday, April 14, 2014. Information and ticket prices are available online at www.mcfta.org/mxfestival or by calling the Ticket Office at 800-523-7649....

2014-01-14 08:25:29

MIDLAND, Mich., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Midland Center for the Arts presents its 6th Annual Summer Camp Kick Off on Saturday, March 15, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m. This event is a terrific "one-stop" shop to help parents streamline their summer camp planning for their children, and is free and open to the public. The focus of SCKO is to raise awareness of summer camps, and is open to all types of summer camps: day, overnight, dance, sports, art, etc. Exhibitors are...

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