Two Horses Outside Bozeman

‘Winds of Ancestry’ in Overbrook Gallery Jan. 9-Feb. 23

“Winds of Ancestry,” an exhibit of artifacts and videos by artists Rae Goodwin and Casey McGuire, will be on display in the MCC Overbrook Art Gallery from Jan. 9-Feb. 23, 2017. In the summer of 2016, McGuire and Goodwin rode their red rocking horses across this grand nation. They followed the Lewis and Clark Trail […]

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Black Mesh #1 by Ken Foster

‘Works by Ken Foster and Lisa Medendorp’ in Overbrook Nov. 7-Dec. 2

Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Art Gallery highlights the work of retired MCC art instructor Ken Foster and MCC art alumna Lisa Medendorp from Nov. 7 through Dec. 2, 2016. A free public reception will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 6-7:30pm with a gallery talk by the artists at 6:30pm.  Overbrook Gallery hours are […]

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“Avenue Q: The Musical” at Overbrook Theater Oct. 12-16

The MCC Center for Theater will open the 2016-2017 season by staging “Avenue Q: The Musical” on Oct. 12-16 in the college’s Overbook Theater. Shows take place at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday – Saturday, Oct. 12-15, and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 16. Tickets, which go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 5, are $10 for […]

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MCC Jazz Ensemble in Concert

Wind and Jazz Ensembles to Perform Oct. 19 in Overbrook

The Muskegon Community College Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble will perform on Wednesday, October 19, at 7:30 p.m. in Overbrook Theater. The event is free and open to the public. The Wind Ensemble, directed by Daniel M. Meyers, will perform four selections. Following a brief intermission, the Jazz Ensemble, directed by Tim Froncek, will play […]

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Dat Pham

MCC Lecture Series Features Buddhist Zen Master on Oct. 5

The MCC Lecture Series opens the 2016-17 season on Wednesday, Oct. 5, with a talk and workshop by Dr. Dat Pham, a Buddhist Zen Master who operates the Tathata Nourishment Center, a Zen Buddhist Practice Center, in Perris, California. Pham’s presentation, “Mindfulness: Practice and Benefits,” begins at 7 p.m. in Stevenson Center Room 1100. The […]

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Dennis Lehane (photo credit Ashleigh Faye Beland)

AhFest Brings Dennis Lehane to Muskegon Oct. 27; Showing Popular Films Based on His Novels in October

On Wednesday evenings throughout October, the 2016 Muskegon Area Arts and Humanities Festival (AhFest) will show and discuss four films based on Dennis Lehane’s novels before concluding the series on Oct. 27 with Lehane speaking in Muskegon at the Frauenthal Theater. A Boston native, Lehane won the Shamus Award for his first novel, A Drink […]

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Acting Workshop at MCC

Intensive Actor Training Workshop Returns for 14th Year at MCC

Chris Hayes, the founder and director of the London Theatre Exchange in England, will be on the Muskegon Community College campus in August to conduct a one-week Intensive Actor Training Workshop. “This workshop is designed for MCC students interested in studying theater to enhance their artistic performance, communication skills and personal and interpersonal potential,” said […]

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Addie Lou Garter's Figure Drawing

Student Art and Design Award Winners Announced

The award winners in the 52nd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition were announced on June 2 during a reception and ceremony in Overbrook Gallery and Overbrook Theater. The gallery exhibit includes artwork selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced by more than 500 students. This year’s independent juror […]

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2nd Annual Student Art Exhibit

52nd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit May 16–Sept. 14

A high point of the year for the Arts and Humanities Department at MCC, the annual Student Art and Design Exhibition in Overbrook Gallery showcases outstanding artwork created by MCC’s art and graphic design students over the past academic year. The artwork is selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced […]

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MCC student singers

Concert Features Area Honors Orchestra, MCC College Singers and Collegiates April 24

Muskegon Community College will present “A Springtime of Music” on Sunday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in Overbrook Theater. The event is free and open to the public. Highlighting the evening is Ludwig van Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy Opus 80 for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra. Piano virtuoso Dr. Solee Lee-Clark will be supported by the Muskegon […]

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