Performing Arts

Welcome to the Performing Arts area of the Arts and Communication Department at Kellogg Community College. We are glad you are interested in our innovative and student-centered vocal, instrumental and theatre programs. The faculty who lead KCC’s courses and ensembles are committed to working as hard as their students to realize their potential as performing artists.

Go to Music
Dr. Gerald J. Blanchard
Music Area Coordinator
blanchardg@kellogg.edu

Go to Theatre
Brad Poer
Theater Coordinator
Poerb@Kellogg.edu

Arts and Communication Department  

Performing Arts Events Schedule

Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

“A SEASON OF CELEBRATION”

 Elizabeth H. Binda Performing Arts Centerbinda

September 2014

September 3 & 4 4:00-6:00 pm

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Opera/Musical Theatre Workshop

Auditions

Davidson Choir Room

D-215

 

October 2014

October 5

3:00 pm

Schubertiade 2014

Faculty and Student Recital

Davidson Visual and Performing Arts

Center Auditorium

October 19

3:00 pm

Faculty Recital

Carmen Bell, Soprano

Sara Cleland, Pianist

Davidson Visual and Performing Arts

Center Auditorium

October 25

7:00 pm

Cereal City Concert Band

Fall Concert

 Binda Performing Arts Center

(tentative)

October 28

6:30 pm

CMS/KCC Concert Band

Halloween costume contest concert

St. Philip Catholic Church

Parish Hall

 

November 2014

November 14,15, 16,21, 22, 23

7:30 pm

Sundays

3:00 pm

Sampled Shakespeare

Staged Readings

Binda Performing Arts Center

$5 staff, seniors/students

$10 general public

November 24

4:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band

Holiday Jazz Explosion

The Battle Creek VA

Medical Center

 

December 2014

December 1

4:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band

Holiday Sampler Concert

KCC Student Center

Bruin Cafe

December 3

1:00 pm

Student Recital Series Event

Performances by KCC students studying through the Individualized Music lesson program

Davidson Visual and Performing Arts

Center Auditorium

December 5 & 6

7:30 pm

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Presented by KCC Opera/Musical Theatre

Workshop in collaboration with the KCC Theatre Program and Ars Voce of Battle Creek

Binda Performing Arts Center

Pay what you can! $5 donation suggested

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

December 7

3:00 pm

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Presented by KCC Opera/Musical Theatre

Workshop in collaboration with the KCC

Theatre Program and Ars Voce of Battle

Creek

Binda Performing Arts Center

Pay what you can! $5 donation suggested

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

December 9

7:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band

Holiday Jazz Explosion

Binda Performing Arts Center

December 10

1:00 pm

Student Recital Series Event

Performances by KCC students studying through the Individualized Music

 lesson program

Davidson Visual and Performing Arts

Center Auditorium

 

 

December 12

7:30 pm

Winter Mich Mash Theatre Student Production

Binda Performing Arts Center

December 13

7:30 pm

KCC Choral Event

Sounds of the Season

Messiah Sing-along

Branch County Community Chorus

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church 27 East Chicago St.

Coldwater, MI

December 13

TBA

Cereal City Concert Band with Charlotte Community Band

Fall Concert

Pennfield High School

Auditorium

December 14

3:00 pm

Community Music School/ KCC Concert Band

Christmas Concert

Music Center of  South Central Michigan

December 14

2:30 pm

Choral Event: KCC Choral Union

George Frideric Handel / Messiah

Monroe Chorale and Orchestra

Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Motherhouse Cathedral 610 W. Elm Ave.

Monroe, MI  48162

For tickets call:

734-241-3660

                                                                                                                                                                                      January 2015                  
January 17

2:00-6:00 pm

Auditions for Pirates of Penzance www.kellogg.edu/performart

Binda Performing Arts Center

Call 269-565-7859 for additional information

February 2015

February 22

3:00 pm

Guest Artist Recital

Dr. Wendy Chu, pianist

Yu-Hsuan, pianist

w/ Grands Grandioso piano duo

Binda Performing Arts Center

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

February 22

TBA

KCC Jazz Band 

Touring Event

Elmhurst Jazz Festival Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

February 27

TBA

Cereal  City Concert Band With Albion College Symphonic Band

Goodrich Chapel Albion College

Albion, Michigan

                                                                                                                                                                                       March 2015  
March 1

3:00 pm

Faculty Artist Recital

Katharine Cary, pianist

Binda Performing Arts Center

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

March 7

TBA

Cereal City Concert Band

Bands on the Grand

Touring Event

Grand Rapids, Michigan

March 20, 21, 22, 2728, 29

7:30 pm

Sundays

3:00 pm

KCC Musical Theatre Production

The Pirates of Penzance

Binda Performing Arts Center

$5 staff, seniors and students

$10 general public

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

                                                                                                                                                    April 2015         
April 11

7:30 pm

KCC Choirs present

Missa in Agustiis (The Lord Nelson Mass)  by F.J. Haydn

First Presbyterian Church 52 Marshall St. Coldwater, MI

Admission: freewill donation

April 12

3:00 pm

KCC Choirs present

Missa in Agustiis (The Lord Nelson Mass)  by F.J. Haydn

First Presbyterian Church of Battle Creek

111 Capital Ave. NE Battle Creek, MI

Admission: freewill donation

April 13

4:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band

Concert

The Battle Creek VA Medical Center

 April 18

 2:00 pm

7:30 pm

 Guest Artist Recital Series

& Master class

Miguel Sousa, pianist

Binda Performing Arts Center

Binda Theatre Rededication 

Concert Event

April 21

7:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band Spring concert

Binda Performing Arts Center

April 25

TBA

KCC Jazz Band

Touring Event

Thornapple Jazz Festival

Hastings, MI

 

April 27

4:30 pm

KCC Jazz Band

KCC Student Center

Main campus

May 2015

May 2

TBA

Cereal City Concert Band

Spring concert

Binda Performing Arts Center

May 3

3:00 pm

Faculty Artist Recital

“If it Ain’t Baroque, Don’t Fix it” part two

Binda Performing Arts Center

May 6

1:00 pm

Student Recital

Binda Performing Arts Center

May 17

3:00 pm

CMS/KCC Concert Band 

KCC Jazz Band

“And All That Jazz”

Binda Performing Arts Center