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Nov 13, 2014, 14:55 ET
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

Mar 12, 2013, 10:51 ET

Corporate and Community Leaders "Build on the Momentum" at Midland Center for the Arts Fundraiser Breakfast

Despite the inclement Michigan weather, more than 160 regional corporate and community leaders took the stage February 27, 2013, to play their...

Jan 24, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Get Ready to Get GROSSED OUT!

GROSSOLOGY: The Impolite Science of the Human Body Kids and adults will love discovering the science behind the slimy, mushy, oozy, and...

Jan 21, 2013, 07:30 ET

MATRIX:MIDLAND "Winter Escape" Series

Illusions, Song and Dance at Midland Center for the Arts Shake off the winter blahs with the "Winter Escape" Series from MATRIX:MIDLAND,...

Jan 09, 2013, 13:59 ET
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5th Annual SUMMER CAMP EXPO at Midland Center for the Arts

Calling New Exhibitors!  Midland Center for the Arts presents its 5th Annual Summer Camp Kick Off on Saturday, March 23, 2013, from noon...

Jan 02, 2013, 07:00 ET

Have You Heard What All the 'Fuzz' is about?

Three Time Tony Award Winning Musical AVENUE Q Have you heard what all the "fuzz" is about? Center Stage Theatre presents Tony...

Nov 09, 2012, 07:00 ET
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Michigan's only professional ballet company visits Midland Center for the Arts

 'Tis the season to experience the magic of the holiday classic "The Nutcracker," presented by the Midland Symphony Orchestra and guest...

Oct 29, 2012, 07:00 ET
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Midland Symphony Orchestra Opens 77th Season Bohuslav Rattay, New Music Director

 The Midland Symphony Orchestra opened its 77th season under the baton of new Music Director Bohuslav Rattay on October 6, 2012, in the...