Ahfest 2017 Film Festival

AHFEST Film Fest Wednesdays in October at Muskegon Museum of Art

On Wednesday evenings throughout October, the 2017 Muskegon Area Arts and Humanities Festival (ahfest) will show and discuss four films associated with WATER, the ahfest’s theme this year, at the Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W Webster Ave. in downtown Muskegon. Admission is free and open to the public. Each movie will be followed by […]

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2017 Ahfest Celebrates ‘Water’ Throughout October

The Muskegon Area Arts and Humanities 2017 Festival (ahfest) will celebrate the theme of “Water” throughout October with over 15 different area arts and humanities groups to examine more closely what arts and humanities mean to the wider Muskegon Count community. Events during the month range from art exhibits to theater productions to educational opportunities […]

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"Bayou Queen" by Mary Sundstrom

‘Water: Paintings by Sheryl Budnik and Mary Sundstrom’ in Overbrook Sept. 25-Oct. 26 

From a placid, introspective pool to a roaring, ship-wrecking beast, water is the subject of paintings by Michigan artists Sheryl Budnik and Mary Sundstrom on exhibit in Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Gallery from Sept. 25 through Oct. 26, 2017. The gallery, located on the MCC main campus at 221 S. Quarterline Road, is free and […]

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MCC, Michigan Irish Music Festival Offer ‘The Art and History of the Celts’ in September

MCC’s popular one-credit, mini-art history course, “The Art and History of the Celts,” returns this year between Sept. 6-20 and includes a required experiential learning excursion to the 2017 Michigan Irish Music Festival in Muskegon on Sept. 15-17. The course will also be offered as a non-credit community lecture series in partnership with the Muskegon […]

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53rd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit Award Winners Announced

The award winners in the 53rd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibition, featuring artwork of outstanding merit produced by leading student artists over the past academic year, were announced during a May 30 reception in Overbrook Art Gallery, where the exhibit continues through Sept. 8. The artwork, which was selected by MCC’s art faculty […]

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MCC’s Collegiates to Perform at Carnegie Hall on June 11

The Muskegon Community College Collegiates choir, under the direction of Thomas Clark, has been invited to participate in a performance on Sunday, June 11, in Isaac Stern Auditorium inside the famed Carnegie Hall in New York City. The 27-member Collegiates will perform Ralph Vaughan-Williams’ “Dona Nobis Pacem” under the baton of Dr. Nina Nash-Robertson of […]

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53rd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit in Overbook Gallery

53rd Annual MCC Student Art and Design Exhibit in Overbook Gallery

The 53rd annual Student Art and Design Exhibition in Overbrook Gallery, which opened May 15, showcases outstanding artwork created by Muskegon Community College’s art and design students over the past academic year. The artwork is selected by MCC art and design faculty from several thousand pieces produced by more than 500 students.  Only a small […]

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MCC Music Ensembles to Perform in Frauenthal Center Beginning in 2017-18

Beginning with the 2017-18 academic year, all performances by Muskegon Community College music ensembles, as well as those by the West Michigan Concert WINDS, the Shoreline Symphony, and the Honors Orchestra, will take place in the Frauenthal Center in downtown Muskegon. MCC Music Director Daniel M. Meyers made the announcement at the April 19 MCC […]

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MCC Collegiates and College Singers to Perform April 30

The MCC Collegiates and College Singers will perform on Sunday, April 30, at 3 p.m. in the First Congregational Church, 1201 Jefferson St., in Muskegon. Joining in the program will be choir members from the First Congregational Church of Muskegon and the First Presbyterian Church of Grand Haven. The concert will be accompanied by MCC’s […]

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Theater Scenes and Improv Highlight ‘Studio on Stage’ on April 20

An entertaining evening is set for Thursday, April 20, when MCC’s Acting and Improvisation students present “Studio on Stage 2017” in Overbrook Theater. Free and open to the public, the one show only offers theatre scenes and fun fast-paced improv that showcases MCC student work from their performance classes. Among the featured scenes are ones […]

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