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Oct 03, 2016, 14:00 ET Midland Center for the Arts presents VOCALOSITY - the aca-perfect concert experience

Tickets are now on sale for VOCALOSTY – THE ACA PERFECT CONCERT EXPERIENCE playing at Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 West Saint Andrews...


Sep 27, 2016, 14:00 ET Midland Center for the Arts "The Drowsy Chaperone" Tony Winner On stage September 24 - October 9, 2016

 Center Stage Theatre's production of the Tony Award-winning musical "The Drowsy Chaperone" opened to a sold-out house on September 24 at...


Sep 26, 2016, 14:00 ET Midland Center for the Arts "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" Broadway's #1 Holiday Hit Musical November 18 & 19, 2016

 Holidays are always a special time, but especially this year as Midland Center for the Arts welcomes – for the first time ever! –...


Sep 20, 2016, 14:00 ET Midland Center for the Arts Presents Edgar Meyer Midland Symphony Orchestra's "Opening Night: All About That Bass" October 1, 2016

 Grammy® Award-winning bassist and composer Edgar Meyer, known for his wide range of musical styles including bluegrass, classical and...


Aug 18, 2016, 13:38 ET Midland Center for the Arts launches Windows on the World (WoW) Series With FREE outdoor concert

Set yourself on a course to explore and celebrate global and creative diversity! Midland Center for the Arts is excited to kick off a new concert...


Aug 08, 2016, 14:45 ET Midland Center for the Arts announces 2016-2017 performance season, including nationally touring Broadway production of DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL

Midland Center for the Arts announces its exciting 2016-2017 performance season, featuring over 40 productions and offering something for everyone....


May 02, 2016, 09:00 ET Dr. Seuss Retrospective Exhibition To Present In Michigan

A fascinating local connection takes place as internationally acclaimed Dr. Seuss collection curator Bill Dreyer visits his hometown to deliver a...


Jan 28, 2016, 11:02 ET Center Stage Theatre Cornerstone Series Presents "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof"

 Center Stage Theatre of Midland Center for the Arts presents a five-season arc of plays examining the theatre's most influential and...


Nov 17, 2015, 09:00 ET The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art presents SPEED: Science in Motion, January 23 - May 1, 2016

It's fast. It's fun. It's SPEED: Science in Motion with exciting, hands-on exhibits to test your potential as a Formula One driver. Visitors will...


Oct 20, 2015, 14:00 ET MCFTA Board Names Terri Trotter as New CEO

 Midland Center for the Arts Board Chairman Bill Collins announces that Terri Trotter has accepted the position of President and CEO of Midland...


Sep 10, 2015, 09:07 ET Midland Center for the Arts Welcomes Top Young Dance Talent

Midland Center for the Arts welcomes some of the country's top dance talent during its 44th performance season. The excitement starts with the...


Feb 16, 2015, 07:30 ET Prague & Vienna Music Tour

Midland Symphony Orchestra's Prague & Vienna Music Tour, June 20 – 27, 2015, is an experience designed to please classical music...


Nov 13, 2014, 14:55 ET 7th Annual Summer Camp Kick Off Call for Exhibitors

Midland Center for the Arts presents its 7th Annual Summer Camp Kick Off (SCKO) on Saturday, March 14, 2015, from noon to 3 p.m. This event is a...


Oct 07, 2014, 12:15 ET Leonardo da Vinci: Man-Inventor-Artist-Genius Exhibition

 The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art at Midland Center for the Arts is proud to announce the January 2015 opening of a major traveling...


Sep 15, 2014, 17:27 ET Pumpkin Chuckin': You grow 'em, we throw 'em!

Be in the grandstands at the Midland County Fairgrounds when the region's finest slingshots, catapults and trebuchets chuck their pumpkins across...


Sep 10, 2014, 11:08 ET Shrek The Musical: Come "ogre" to Midland Center for the Arts' Swamp

Everyone's favorite ogre comes to life when Center Stage Theatre presents "Shrek The Musical" September 20, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m. and September 21...


Aug 11, 2014, 07:30 ET 2014-15 Season Tickets On Sale At Midland Center for the Arts

Tickets to more than 30 performing arts events at Midland Center for the Arts go on sale to the public beginning at noon on August 11. Events take...


Aug 03, 2014, 08:00 ET Midland Choirs Ensemble Awarded Silver Designation at World Choir Games in Riga, Latvia

Center Stage Choirs of Midland Center for the Arts was awarded The Silver Diploma Award recently at the World Choir Games in Riga, Latvia. The...


Jul 07, 2014, 07:00 ET Japanese-Inspired Summer Exhibitions

The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art at Midland Center for the Arts presents five new exhibitions: "Forging the New Japan: Japanese Woodblock...


Mar 24, 2014, 15:00 ET MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival 2014 Lineup Announced

MATRIX:MIDLAND at Midland Center for the Arts has announced the lineup for its 37th annual MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival, featuring world-class...


Mar 10, 2014, 08:00 ET Le Vent du Nord comes to Midland Center for the Arts Through Arts Midwest World Fest Partnership

 Here's your chance to be a citizen of the world with a wholly unique concert by a group of exciting young musicians from Canada: Le Vent du...


Jan 14, 2014, 08:00 ET 6th Annual Summer Camp Expo Call for Exhibitors!

Midland Center for the Arts presents its 6th Annual Summer Camp Kick Off on Saturday, March 15, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m. This event is a terrific...


Dec 11, 2013, 07:00 ET FROGS! A Chorus of Colors

Hop in for this "toad-ally" interactive and educational exhibition! Is the world's largest frog really the size of a human infant? Do frogs...


Aug 12, 2013, 12:00 ET MCFTA Ticket Sales for Exciting 2013-14 Season

On Sale Now! Tickets to more than 30 performing arts events at Midland Center for the Arts go on sale to the public beginning at noon on...


Mar 20, 2013, 16:45 ET MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival 2013 Lineup Announced

MATRIX:MIDLAND at Midland Center for the Arts has announced the lineup for its 35th annual MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival, featuring world-class...