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Music Ensembles

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 Collage Concert, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Center
March 18, 2018 Shoreline Symphony, 3 p.m., Frauenthal Center
April 15, 2018 Spring Choir and Honors Orchestra Concert, 3 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
Frauenthal Center

The Frauenthal Center, 425 W. Western Ave., in downtown Muskegon, will host MCC’s musical performances in 2017-18.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Center for Theater

MCC Performance of Taming of the Shrew

A scene from MCC’s 2017 performance of “The Taming of the Shrew”

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

METAMORPHESES
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

THE DIVINERS
By Jim Leonard, Jr.
February 14-18, 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 2017

 

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.

View the Arts and Humanities Fall 2017 Schedule