Mar. 21, 2018

press release: dr. matt travis adds mso responsibilities | March 2018

Midland Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that Dr. Matt Travis has been named Director of Choral and Orchestral Programs. “As someone who is deeply passionate about orchestral repertoire, I’m so thrilled to work with conductor Bohuslav Rattay and our wonderful orchestra,” said Travis. “When I relocated to Michigan, one of my missions […]

Mar. 19, 2018

press relEASE: windows on the world series presents organist cameron carpenter | 4/14/2018

The Windows on the World Series at Midland Center for the Arts presents organist Cameron Carpenter on Apr. 14 at 7:30 p.m. A virtuoso composer-performer who is unique among keyboardists, Cameron Carpenter’s approach to the organ is smashing stereotypes while generating a level of acclaim and exposure that is unprecedented for his instrument. This appearance […]

press release: (be)causes & effects conference – “the tumultuous 1960s” | 4/14/2018

The Midland Historical Society, in partnership with the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library and Saginaw Valley State University, presents (Be)causes and Effects – The Tumultuous ‘60s, an opportunity to examine the many faces of the turbulent decade of the 1960s – including music, war, protest, Civil Rights, feminism and alternative life styles. Attendees will hear […]

Mar. 5, 2018


  The AB Dow Museum’s 52nd annual juried fine art Summer Art Fair will have a new look in a new location this June. In a collaboration with Momentum Midland, the annual event will take place in downtown Midland on June 2 and 3. “We’ll still have all the great art, food and fun that […]


The Midland Symphony Orchestra is searching for talented area instrumental music students to be considered for receiving the Clara Highhill Memorial Scholarship, established to honor the memory of a longtime Symphony volunteer. Eligible students must be Midland County residents in grades 9, 10 or 11. Total prize money of up to $1,200 is to be […]

press release: matrix:cinema screens “columbus” | 3/16/2018 – 3/18/2018

MATRIX:MIDLAND Cinema Screens “COLUMBUS” MATRIX:MIDLAND Cinema presents “Columbus” on Mar. 16 and 17 at 7 p.m. and Mar. 18 at 3 p.m. in the Lecture Room of Midland Center for the Arts. Enjoy a glass of wine, great company and the best of modern filmmaking. Debuting at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, this is the […]

press release: girls only! stem night | 3/15/2018

Girls ages 10 and up can hear professional women share stories of the events that inspired them to pursue STEM-based careers, and why they love the work they do. GIRLS ONLY! STEM Night is Mar. 15 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Midland Center for the Arts. Tickets are $5 per girl; each girl […]