Jul. 18, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Center Stage announces 2016-2017 Theater Awards

On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, Midland Center for the Arts’ Center Stage Theatre celebrated another exciting season and honored their volunteer performers and crew with a festive awards banquet. Winners were selected by audiences, award panelists and volunteers. Those receiving special recognition were: Outstanding Play: “Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps,” directed by Bill Anderson, Jr. […]

Jul. 12, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Interim Theatre’s “The Outsiders” | 8/3/2017 – 8/5/2017

Center Stage Theatre’s Interim Theatre division presents “The Outsiders” August 3, 4 and 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Little Theater of Midland Center for the Arts. Performed by youth ages 13 to 23, it’s the story of Ponyboy, a Greaser on the wrong side of life, who gets caught up in territorial battles between […]

PRESS RELEASE: Comedy Night feat. Andy Beningo & Adrian Cosby | 7/19/2017

Mark your calendar for evenings filled with refreshing drinks and hot entertainment at Midland Center for the Arts’ “Summer Sippin’” series. The July Summer Sippin’ event is “Comedy Night,” PG-13 comedy featuring nationally-touring comedian Andy Beningo, named “Best Comedian” by the Detroit Metro Times and regular guest on the nationally syndicated Bob and Tom Radio […]

PRESS RELEASE: Made in Michigan Series receives grant from Midland Area Community Foundation

Center Stage Choirs’ new concert series, “Made in Michigan,” has received a Community Investment Fund grant from the Midland Area Community Foundation. The Made in Michigan concert series will bring to Midland Center for the Arts the most significant musicians arising from the Great Lakes Bay Region. Hometown favorites will regale audiences during an intimate […]

Jun. 19, 2017

Jun. 14, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: MCFTA Reveals New Logo as Part of Brand Refresh | 6/14/2017

More than half a century ago, Alden B. Dow dreamed of establishing a focal point for the arts in Midland. Since its opening nearly 50 years ago, the Center has hosted audiences numbering in the millions who have enjoyed the talent of tens of thousands of friends and family on stage; been awed by famous […]

Jun. 12, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Camerata Singers June Concert | 6/25/2017

A wonderful choral experience awaits when the 35-member Camerata Singers, directed by Dr. Matt Travis, present their June Concert. Selections will range from “Beati quorum via” to “Clear and Gentle Stream” and “Can’t Buy Me Love.” Sunday, June 25, at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1310 Ashman Street, Midland. Tickets are $13; $5 for […]

PRESS RELEASE: Summer Sippin’ Series presents “Season Preview Concert” | 6/21/2017

Mark your calendar for evenings filled with refreshing drinks and hot entertainment at Midland Center for the Arts’ “Summer Sippin’” series. The June Summer Sippin’ event is a “Season Preview Cabaret.” Veteran Center Stage singers April Milward, Tony Serra, Dexter Brigham, Laura Brigham, Lindsey Gudritz, Adam Gardner, Sarah Smith, Claudia Marsh, Amy Sabourin, Aaron Mealey, […]

PRESS RELEASE: 2017 Summer Camps still available

Midland Center for the Arts still has room for summer day campers. Classes and camps include a Magic Camp taught by professional magician Kevin Spencer the week of June 26; a Time Travelers history camp for ages 8 to 11; Camp Sing-Off for aspiring vocalists; ages 8 to 11 will solve mysteries in CSI – […]

PRESS RELEASE: Center Stage Theatre’s “Venus in Fur” Final Performance | 6/23/2017

Theater lovers have one more chance to see Center Stage Theatre’s regional award-winning production of “Venus in Fur” before it heads to the American Association of Community Theatre national competition in Rochester, Minn., at the end of June. The performance will be in the Midland Center for the Arts auditorium on Friday, June 23, at […]