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Memorial Day

As we observe Memorial Day and take time to honor and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation, this reflection also moves me to share the gratitude I feel for all those who make Northern Michigan an incredible community. Philanthropy is often described as sharing the â… READ MORE

Debbie Allen’s Quote

Visit our enhanced website for more words of support for the Center from national stars and regional and state leaders!… READ MORE

2018 Premiere Summer Season Programming announced July 2017!

When the curtain goes up in July 2018 at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts, a new world-class performing arts experience will take center stage in Northern Michigan. The Center’s state-of-the-art 500-seat theater, located on the pristine shores of Lake Michigan in the Petoskey community of Ba… READ MORE

Love of Music

When Maris Harrington turned 8 years old, she received a very special gift: The chance to see renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman, performing live in Chicago. She can still remember the feel of the goosebumps on her arms when she entered the theater with her grandparents. “It was a significant mome… READ MORE

Great Lakes Center for the Arts announces Board leadership

February 2017

The Great Lakes Center for the Arts continues to build its leadership team and develop its governance structure, as construction progresses on this new social and cultural hub in Petoskey, MI. The Center’s Executive Director, Jill O’Neill, recently announced the expansion of… READ MORE

May 5th, 2017 Newsletter

A construction project is much like an orchestral production: Each section has its specific role to play, and without each contributing member, the performance simply would not be a success. It also takes an expert leader to ensure each member is talented, supported and doing their part to ensure a… READ MORE
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