Fine Arts Center
Brigham City
Empowering lives through the Arts

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and providing affordable fine arts opportunities for youth and families in the community. We offer after school and evening classes in art, youth choir, theater, drawing, puppetry, and photography. We also offer a variety of community activities including: theater productions, puppet story time for preschoolers, periodic concerts, a Puppet Museum with special family activity times, puppetry workshops in the schools, monthly Open Mic Nights and great recital space for piano and music teachers.

Our current Board members are:
Jennifer Delaney -
President
Hal Allen - Past President
Dave Kafton - Vice Chair
Heather Milburn- Secretary
Jeffrey Lowe -
Linda Lowe
Ryan Erwin
Jodi Baird
Austin Weyand
Sebastian Smith
Heather Braegger

Director: Susan Neidert

Office Staff:
Sally Warren, Andy Peterson, Jennifer Delaney, Linda Lowe and Laura Johnson


~ OUR SPONSORS for 2014-2015 ~

Gold Level Contributors:

Marie Eccles Caine Foundation / Russell Family

Boeing Corporation /
Community Fund


Brigham City Autoliv


Box Elder County Tourism

       


    Kiwanis Club of Brigham City


This program is supported in part by the Utah Division of Arts and Museums, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.
National Endowment for the Arts Logo Utah Museums Logog

Other 2014-2015  Supporters:

Super Bronze Backers:
Box Elder County Tourism
The Kiwanis Club of Brigham City
Gillies Funeral Chapel
Icon Health and Fitness
Geri Garfield and DeAnn Nichols
KSM Music
Salt Aire Foundation
Two Color Photography


Bronze Backers:
Hal R. Allen and Associates
Edge Orthodontics
Blanchard's Braces
Cover- up
Idle Isle Cafe'
Box Elder News Journal
Anonymous
Members First Credit Union
Tom and Alida Hannum
Edward Jones, Ken Kennedy 
JoAnn and Richard Kimber
Dave Kafton
Kathy Philpot

Other Patron Supporters:
Brigham City Area Chamber,  Idle Isle Cafe, Peach City Ice Cream, Jill Rasmussen, Remuda Golf, Hansen Jewelry, Randy Capener, DDS, Hunan Village, Integrity Home Health, HoneyVille Food Products, USU Brigham City Campus

We welcome your donations year round to support fine arts programs and community activities.

We are a 501 c(3) nonprofit organization and your donations are not only tax deductible, but strive to make a positive difference for youth and families!

  • Light and sound booth techs - training available with 6 month commitment.
  • We are also taking applications for board members.

Contact the Fine Arts Center for more information at 435-723-0740.


 Reminder Notices

Send us an email at: bcfineartscenter@aol.com and let us know if you want specific program reminders or announcements sent to your e-mail address. Please indicate what topics you are interested in, ie: preschool puppet time, open mike, concerts, after school classes, adult/ evening art classes, etc. and you will get a three to four day notice for programs and a two week registration notice for classes.


FLYAWAY MINIATURES ANYONE??!!

This is a fund raiser for the Fine Arts Center and the Brigham City Heritage and Arts Board.
We still have miniatures available for sale.
The Brigham City Main Street Flyway took to the air a Fourth  year in April.
Come check them out on Main street between Forest and First South,   April to  November.
Miniatures  are available for purchase at the Fine Arts Center and at the Bear River Bird Refuge Education Center just west of Brigham City.
Pictured here are all 8 of 16 designs.
The miniature 2 x 4 inch cut outs are great Brigham City souvenirs for matting or use as ornaments.

April-May  2015 Happenings

See info and ticket ordering buttons  for 
1. Comedy Night Out this Friday ( 4/24) with  family friendly MOm Comedian Karen Eddington  
2. Annie Jr.  May 7,8,9,11  
3. Austin Weyand Acoustic Band,' Music in the City Concert'  May 15 

RAFFLE TICKETS!! Help us with youth programming and a needed roof project! We're raffling off THREE GREAT PRIZES!! Winners drawn April 18th! Buy your RAFFLE TICKETS at the Fine Arts Center.

Prizes:

 Beautiful Wood Bowl made from one of the Main Street Sycamore trees.

By Grant Christiansen

12' Skywallker TRAMPOLINE

By Skywalker Trampolines

Extended Family PORTRAIT SESSION by

Two Color Photography



Summer  Classes - Registration will start 4/20/15.  See summer programs link in side bar. Register at (435) 723-0740 or Email: bcfineartscenter@aol.com or check website.


Family Theatre Program at The Fine Arts Center -"Creative Stage" presents:

Annie Jr.,  The Musical- Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Monday, May 7, 8, 9, and 11 at 7:30 pm, with a matinee at 2pm on Saturday May 9.

Brigham City Fine Arts Center Presents Annie Jr. The Musical - May 7, 8, 9 & 11!
We are looking forward to a very exciting show with a cast of 28. This 80 minute family friendly musical features awesomely talented community youth ages 8-18. Under the direction of Andrea Brandley, with help from fellow USU theater education majors: Ashley Pyle, Molly Cameron, Kimberly Lamping, Colin Anderson, and Preston Grover.
Brigham City Fine Arts Center Family Theater Presents: Annie Jr. The Musical May 7, 8, 9, & 11.





MUSIC IN THE CITY - Friday May 15 - The Austin Weyand Acoustic Band with Kelin Gibbons, Josh Skinner, and Steve Lyman

Brigham City Fine Arts Center and Music in the City Presents Austin Weyand Band - May 15, 2015
Imagine some of the most influential acoustic guitarists of our time spending an evening together: Andres’ Segovia, Chet Atkins, Michael Hedges, Tommy Emmanuel, Paco Pena, and more. Drawing from these heroes of acoustic guitar and the styles they’ve played, “The Austin Weyand Acoustic Band” creates an enriching and awe-inspiring show with the arrangements and compositions they perform.
Read more about Austin Weyand on the
Music in the City Page.

Music in the City Concert Tickets Link
Tickets for Music in the City -- $10/$7 students. Buy at the door or online! This show will sell out so we advise you to get your tickets early! 

MUSIC IN THE CITY CONCERTS are scheduled for the 3rd Fridays of November, and January thru May
See our 2014-2015 performance line up on the Music in the City Page! You won't want to miss any of these shows!
Individual Tickets $10 per person ($7 with student ID.)
Ticket includes $1 off dessert at Peach City after the concert.


Next Open Mic - Saturday 5/16/15 Our 7 pm feature performer will be the "girl with the voice", 13 yr. old Taylor Olsen. See Our Open Mic Page for more information.

CHARLOTTE'S WEB - DECEMBER 5, 6, & 8, 2014

The show was an awesome success- thanks to all who participated and all who came.


Brigham City Fine Arts Center and The FACE Presents: Arsenic & Old Lace - Feb. 6, 7, &9 2015

Arsenic and Old Lace - presented by FACE our high school theater troupe -was a great show. Thanks to all who made it possible.








Mommy and Me Music Time: The 4th Wednesday of the month 9:30 to 10:30 am
Also, see Friday Puppet story times. No charge, although $1 donation per child suggested to help cover crafts.


Pay It Forward: For young teens ages 12-15 years. Meet at The Fine Arts Center or as indicated. For current meeting time and latest volunteer opportunities See pay it forward link.


PLEASE CHECK OUT THE SIDEBAR FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ONGOING PROGRAMS:
-- Improv Faction: Thursdays 5-6pm For 8th grade and up
-- World of Puppetry Museum: 1st and 3rd Saturdays 1:00pm - 4:00pm 
-- Preschool puppet story time: 2nd Friday of the month September through May, 9:30 to 10:30 am
-- Music Time: 4th Wednesday of the Month 9:30 to 10:30 pm. (geared to 2-5 year olds) * Check exceptions for December.
-- Open Mic Night: Monthly on a Saturday night. Next Open Mic Night will be February . The doors open up to all at 7 pm. See Open Mic Page for more info.
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Our eighth annual ART-TELL was held April 13-18, 2015. The theme was "In the Eye of the Beholder" 

We enjoyed a great time with Youth and Adult Art contests, a youth storytelling contest,  People's choice voting, Unveiling of Designer poster by Dave Kafton,  The Otter Creek-  Music in the City Concert, a Gala Fundraising Dinner and the end of event  Awards Ceremony.| Pictures and winners are posted on the ART-TELL page.


FAMILY FUN NIGHTS --  We joined up with the USU Brigham City Young Child Education Department  for a free  evening of storytelling and hands on activities for parents and their little ones on Tuesday April 14, 2015.  Watch this spot for a possible June evening activity.


-- Peach Days Melodrama: Thanks to all the performers and audience members who made last  year's September "Peach Days" melodrama a great success.  Watch for details of this year's show Later in June- Auditions in July.