Muskegon Community College’s Music Department will help develop your interest in music, whether you are beginning your study as a music professional or studying for enrichment and fun. Our dedicated and experienced faculty will prepare you for a career in music or simply for the life-long enjoyment of music.
The award winning West Michigan Concert Winds is under the direction of Gail Brechting. The Shoreline Symphony, founded in 2012 and directed by Annette Jurcevic , is a Muskegon Community College music ensemble for community members and offered through MCC Continuing Education. For more information, please contact Daniel M. Meyers, (231) 777-0278.
MCC Music Performance 2017-18 Schedule
|October 18, 2017||Fall Jazz and Wind Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|October 22, 2017||Fall Choir Concert, 3 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|November 18, 2017||Shoreline Symphony, “The Power of Destiny,” 7 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|November 19, 2017||Muskegon Area Honors Orchestra, 3 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|December 8, 2017||West Michigan Concert Winds, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|December 9, 2017||MCC Holiday Concert, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|December 10, 2017||MCC Music Concert, 2 p.m., Loutit Library, Grand Haven, MI|
|February 24, 2018||MCC Winter Concert, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|March 18, 2018||Shoreline Symphony, 3 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|April 9, 2018||Wind and Jazz Ensembles Concert, 3 p.m. Frauenthal Center|
|April 15, 2018||Muskegon Area Honors Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center|
|April 22, 2018||West Michigan Concert Winds, 3 p.m. Frauenthal Center|
|June 7, 2018||Shoreline Symphony, 3 p.m. Frauenthal Center|
The Center for Theater
The Center, which operates within the Arts and Humanities Department, provides theater classes for MCC students as well as a diversified schedule of performances. These include a season of plays produced by the College, an annual concert by the Overbrook Dance Theater, and touring productions of various kinds.
2017-2018 Calendar of Events
Based on the Myths of Ovid
Written and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman
October 18-22, 2017
I NEVER SAW ANOTHER BUTTERFLY
By Celeste Raspanti
With the Center for Holocaust and Gender Studies – Muskegon
November 4, 2017
BOILING POINT: Water, Politics and Power
By the Overbrook Players
Ripped from the headlines
November 29-December 2, 2017
By Jim Leonard, Jr.
February 21-25, 2018
OVERBOOK DANCE THEATER IN CONCERT XXIX
April 13-14, 2018
STUDIO ON STAGE
April 26, 2018
For more information or tickets, call (231) 777-0324
Muskegon Dance Movement
MUSKEGON DANCE MOVEMENT is the Muskegon Community College resident dance company under the artistic direction of MCC Dance Coordinator Melissa Brunsting.
“I strive to make dance a part of the culture in our city, and center my choreography around that goal as much as possible,” explained Brunsting, who grew up in Western New York before earning a bachelor’s degree in dance from Hope College.
Overbrook Dance Theater in Concert XXIX on April 13-14 at MCC
The Overbrook Dance Theater in Concert XXIX will be held in Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Theater at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 13, and Saturday, April 14.
The concert will feature the works of Muskegon Dance Movement, MCC’s resident dance company under the artistic direction of MCC Dance Coordinator Melissa Brunsting. Also performing will be two guest artists – Striketime Dance Theatre from Hope College and Grand Rapids Dance Ensemble.
Ticket prices are $10 for the public and $5 for MCC students, faculty, and staff. For additional information, please contact the MCC Overbrook Box Office at (231) 777-0324 or stop by Room 166 on the MCC main campus.