STOMP, the international percussion sensation, makes its Midland premiere at Midland Center for the Arts on Sunday, March 5, 2017. From its beginnings as a street performance in the UK, STOMP has grown into an international wonder over the past 20 years, having performed in more than 50 countries and in front of more than […]
January 19, 2017
The Midland Symphony orchestra serves up a double dose of Brahms with Haydn Variations, showcasing Brahms’ skills as a composer; and Concerto for Violin and Cello, his final work for orchestra. Cellist Patrick Owen returns to his hometown with violinist Amanda Wang to perform the powerful and sincere double feature. Midland native Patrick Owen holds […]
Join Center Stage Choirs’ Choral Director James Hohmeyer, Center Stage Managing Director Dexter Brigham – and a myriad of talented friends – for “Road Warriors: The (Mostly) True Tales of Two Old Theatre Guys (& One Gal).” They’ll swap questionable war stories about smoky backstage shenanigans, onstage hijinks and other tales of a misspent youth, […]
Join friends on Thursday, January 26, at 8 p.m. at Midland Center for the Arts for Adult Play night in the Museum. Come try out our new exhibition while the Lightnin’ Licks Vinyl Preservation Society spins up the choicest cuts, deepest grooves and forgotten B-side gems – all on 100% vinyl! Full cash bar available. […]
The “Windows on the World Series” at Midland Center for the Arts continues its inaugural season with the exhilarating Canadian percussion quartet TorQ. Pioneers in the world of modern percussion, TorQ leaves audiences of all ages amazed with their showmanship and musicianship. Their unparalleled commitment to excellence and ability to meaningfully connect with an audience […]
Join friends at Midland Center for the Arts’ Saints & Sinners Lounge on Thursday, January 19, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. for the 2nd Annual Potato Car Derby. Compete against your friends as you build your own “potato car” and race for a chance to capture the checkered flag! Cash bar. Details at www.mcfta.org/thursdays.
Center Stage Choirs of Midland Center for the Arts will hold auditions for “Lullabies of Broadway” on January 18, by appointment only. These auditions are for adults. Auditionees should bring sheet music for a Broadway song that showcases their voice and be prepared to sing 16 to 32 bars. Contact Katy Gaertner to set up […]
What does it take to create an addictive and fun video game? How many beats per second does a DJ need to get bodies moving on the dance floor? What goes behind creating a roller coaster or a skate park that produces the most fun and biggest thrills? Discover the secrets behind how video game […]
Join friends at Midland Center for the Arts for a “Naughty” Cabaret Night on Thursday, January 12, at 8 p.m. Veterans of Center Stage productions will provide an evening of entertainment from the naughtier side of Broadway. Includes performances by Sarah Smith, Emily Anderson, David King, Mary Gilbert, Meagan Eager, Natalie Slawnyk and more. $10 […]
Join friends at Midland Center for the Arts’ Saints & Sinners Lounge on Thursday, January 5, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. for “Anatomy of Style,” an art discussion led by MCFTA artist-in-residence Armin Mersmann. Cash bar. Details at www.mcfta.org/thursdays.