Apr. 2, 2018

press release: berenstain bears live! | 4/22/2018

MIDLAND, Mich. – Having been engaged in a critically-acclaimed, sold-out off-Broadway run in New York City, The Berenstain Bears LIVE! is hitting the road. Come on down to Bear Country where Brother Bear, Sister Bear, Papa Bear, and Mama Bear sing and dance in this colorful new musical filled with fun for the whole family. […]

press release: final call for men of music youth scholarship applications ” due 5/1/2018

MIDLAND, Mich. – Midland Center for the Arts’ Men of Music choral group offers scholarships to provide funding for male vocal music students entering 7th through 12th grade. Students in Midland, Bay, and Saginaw Counties are eligible with selection based on applicants’ academics, school and community involvement, and vocal music performance experience. Application deadline is […]

press release: Center stage choirs’ “woven voices” | 4/28/2018

MIDLAND, Mich. – Center Stage Choirs’ Chorale, Gladwin High School Choirs, the John Glenn High School Choir and Saginaw Bay Youth Orchestra with guest soloists Stephen Lusmann, Madalyn McHugh and Keven Washburn present Woven Voices on Apr. 28. Over 150 musicians take the stage in one of the largest musical performances in the area. Each […]

press release: center stage youth choirs – spring concert | 4/25/2018

MIDLAND, Mich. – Midland’s premier choral program for young singers will welcome the coming warm weather by wowing your family during a one-hour concert showcasing talented local vocalists. The Center Stage Youth Choirs presents their spring concert – “The Water is Wide” – Apr. 25, at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium of Midland Center for […]


MIDLAND, Mich. – Center Stage Choirs’ new Made in Michigan Concert Series presents Munger native Ryan VanDenBoom Apr. 21 at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Midland Center for the Arts. A Munger native, Ryan was an original cast member of Broadway’s Something Rotten! He previously appeared in the Broadway revival of Annie. Ryan has […]

press release: dino-mite late-night party in the museum | 4/20/2018

Get ready for one DINO-MITE party, just for grown-ups, at the AB Dow Museum inside Midland Center for the Arts! This Prehistoric Party will include exploring the exhibition Giant Mysterious Dinosaurs; free pizza snack with additional snacks available for purchase; cash bar with our signature refreshment: the Dino DNA; Lightnin’ Licks Vinyl Preservation Society spinning […]

Mar. 26, 2018


Internationally-acclaimed piano twins Christina and Michelle Naughton join the Midland Symphony Orchestra to perform French composer Poulenc’s captivating and jaunty Double Piano Concerto. Closing the program, the orchestra takes on the classical equivalent to climbing Mount Everest, Mahler’s monumental Fifth Symphony. Written as a declaration of love to his wife, the tremendous work is a […]

press release: men of music’s spring show | 4/13/2018 & 4/14/2018

Center Stage Choirs’ Men of Music celebrates over 80 years of song during their annual spring show, “Seasons of Love.” The Men of Music was organized as the Dow Male Chorus in 1936. This year’s show will feature a “Love Boat” setting, complete with the Captain, cruise director, the Doc, and many more characters. This […]