Nov. 21, 2017

press release: THE SANTALAND DIARIES ON STAGE | 12/14/2017 – 12/17/2017

Escape the most painfully festive time of year with a laugh-‘til-you-cry performance of merrily subversive entertainment when Center Stage Theatre of Midland Center for the Arts presents “The SantaLand Diaries.”  Based on the true chronicles of NPR humorist David Sedaris, this cult classic riffs on a few of Sedaris’ truly odd encounters while juggling tots […]

PRESS RELEASE: Center stage youth choirs holiday concert | 12/13/2017

Nothing brings holiday cheer as quickly as children’s voices raised in song! Join the Center Stage Youth Choir ensembles as they present a delightful one-hour program of holiday favorites to start the season with a smile. Center Stage Youth Choirs’ Holiday Concert on Dec. 13, at 7 p.m., at Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 […]

press release: NEW BOARD MEMBERS

At its September 2017 board meeting, the Midland Center for the Arts Board of Directors approved their new officers and directors. Directors new to the board are Bridget Staffileno and Greg Velez. “The level of experience and commitment these newly elected board of directors bring to the Center is truly gratifying,” noted Board chair The […]

Nov. 16, 2017

press release: bradley Home holiday weekends | 12/2-3/2017 & 12/16-17/2017

Enjoy an old-fashioned Victorian Christmas as you explore the 1874 Bradley Home Museum, decked out in traditional holiday splendor. Celebrate the season with parlor games, seasonal music, vintage ornaments, holiday crafts and more. Story tellers from the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, holiday music, blacksmith and selfies with Father Christmas will round out the day. […]

Nov. 13, 2017

PRESS RELease: jazz great dianne reeves – christmas time is here | 12/8/2017

Pre-eminent jazz vocalist and Grammy® Award winner Dianne Reeves joins the Midland Symphony Orchestra to ring in the holiday season with music from her celebrated album, Christmas Time is Here. Reeves melds her timeless grace, elegance, and charisma into unforgettable jazz renditions of holiday favorites such as “Carol of the Bells,” “Christmas Waltz,” Let It […]


It’s time to hang the stockings and trim the tree – all-vocal country music standouts Home Free are bringing their signature sound and the spirit of the season to Midland Center for the Arts on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Following the breakout success of their 2016 holiday tour, and the group’s deluxe holiday […]

Nov. 9, 2017

press release: elf the musical adds 5th performance: 11/19/2017 at 7:30 p.m.

Due to overwhelming demand, Midland Center for the Arts is thrilled to announce that Elf The Musical has added a performance! The new performance will be Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now. Previously announced performances are Friday, Nov.17 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 […]

Nov. 7, 2017

press release: Vienna boys choir | 11/27/2017

The Vienna Boys Choir, a beloved exponent of the choral repertoire for more than 500 years, is returning to the U.S. with conductor Manolo Cagnin for a tour of 47 cities throughout the southern and eastern regions of the country. The Vienna Boys Choir will perform a holiday-themed concert at Midland Center for the Arts […]

press release: brain candy Live! | 11/26/2017

The new live show BRAIN CANDY LIVE!, starring Adam Savage, editor-in-chief of and former co-host of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series “MythBusters,” and Michael Stevens, creator of award-winning YouTube Channel “Vsauce,” is feeding the hungry minds of packed houses across the country. The tour makes a stop at Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 W. […]