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:
Hal Allen - President,
Vice Chair -
Dave Kafton

Jeffrey Lowe - Past President
Jennifer Delaney   - Treasurer
Susan Behring - Secretary

Dave Neidert
Linda Lowe 
Ryan Erwin
Jodi Baird
Austin Weyand

Director:  Susan Neidert

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

OUR SPONSORS: 2013-2014

Marie Eccles Caine Foundation
/ Russell Family; 
 

Boeing Corporation/Community Fund

Brigham City Autoliv


    Box Elder  County Tourism

  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.”
                   

 Kiwanis Club of Brigham City

     

 Other  2013-2014  Supporters:

Gold contribitors-Please First see our 6 Gold contributors above  

The Marie Eccles Caine
         Foundation/Russell family

The Boeing Corporation

Brigham City Corp- Community
             
Cooperative Initiative

Autoliv

Super Bronze Backers:
Box Elder County Tourism
The Kiwanis Club of Brigham City
Gillies Funeral Chapel
Icon Health and Fitness
Microsoft and Tech Soup.com
Geri Garfield and DeAnn Nichols
KSM Music

Bronze Backers: 
Hal R. Allen and Associates
Edge Orthodontics
Blanchard's Braces
Cover- up
Brigham Center for Womens Health
Box Elder News Journal  
The UPS Store
Anonymous
Two Color Photography 
Members First Credit Union
Tom and Alida Hannum 
Edward Jones, Ken Kennedy 
JoAnn and Richard Kimber
Dave Kafton

 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, 
Larry Camarillo, 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.

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Special Alert Service

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.
 
FLYWAY 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 the last week of April. They are 18 by 22 inch panels that will again hang from lamp posts on Main street between Forest and First South April - December . Pick up a book mark and compare your knowledge on the bird identities. Miniatures of all eight panels are available for purchase at the Brigham City Chamber, the Fine Arts Center and at the Bear River Bird Refuge Education Center just west of Brigham City.
Pictured here are all 8 panels. These reproductions are 2- 5/8" by 4" big on 1/8 inch birch plywood.
Cost is $4.00 each or $30 for the full set of 8. Great Brigham City souvenirs for matting or use as ornaments
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 September and October  2014 Happenings

Music in the City/ VOICE MALE concert - Show is Friday October 24 at 7:30 pm the doors will open at 7:00 pm
FAMILY FUN NIGHT:
 
Monday, October 13 - we had a fabulously fun  night with so many awesomely creative scarecrow builders- watch for pictures coming later this week.

THE UEA HALLOWEEN (Fall Festival)  BASH:
We had another absolutely great time with  over 17 teens helping to host and entertain  73 youth and another 2 dozen  parents or grandparents.  Everyone rotated through Ghost busting,  magic cards, games, the  mad scientist's lab, puppet making and  a curious food make 'n take. Thank you to everyone who supported us and made this a fun time for all involved.

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Fall class sign ups: Are now well under way.  We have more openings in the Monday youth Choir and a  great dynamic teacher.  We also need a few more students to run the intermediate drawing class- Instructor Jeff Lowe is an excellent teacher and will do a great job- he  taught a few classes for us over at the  Family Crisis Center on 7th south when they did the boys back-to-school workshops.  For more info, please see the classes as linked in the side bar most classes rolled back to last year's prices. 


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Music in the City --

Season Tickets Available Now!

7 Exciting Performances
Only $60
7 tickets for the price of 6 when you buy a season pass!

See our 2014-2015 performance line up on the Music in the City Page! You won't want to miss any of these shows!
Season tickets may be purchased for an additional $50 at the first concert
1st Show is VOICE MALE  October 24, 7:30 pm -SOLD OUT
Voice Male told us they had a big following that would help sell us out. . . ( and they were right)  With that in mind, we will still offer a pro-rated  season ticket starting in November at $52 for last 6 concerts. Check with us  after November 3rd for more info.
Individual Tickets $10 per person($7 with student ID.)
Ticket includes $1 off dessert at Peach City after the concert.


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Music in the City
Come Join Us for Voice Male!
This all a cappella band will thrill you with their Music.
Very entertaining. As of Monday October 20  this concert is Sold out with 12 people on the wait list.  We apologize to those who will miss this and will still offer a season ticket prorated special with our November Concert. sEE ABOVE.

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Mommy and Me Music Time-
(The 4th Wednesday of the month 9:30 to 10:30 am) 
Next session is November 26.  The program is geared to and welcomes youth  2-5 years of age, accompanied by an adult. Siblings and day-care groups welcome.  Also, see Friday Puppet story times.  No charge, although $1 donation per child suggested to help cover crafts. 

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Improv Faction for High school youth has changed back to Thursdays 5:00-6:00 pm.

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Pay It Forward, Youth in Action Service Club

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. 

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Family Theatre Program
@ Fine Arts Center,  58 S. 100 W
Theater for families by families-

Thanks to all who auditioned.  The directors were very impressed with the talent of those who came and made the difficult choice of narrowing down to a cast of 20 for Charlotte's web.   Golden Goose was postponed.
We look forward to a great production on Charlotte's Web set for Friday, Saturday and Monday December 5,6, and 8. 


PLEASE CHECK OUT THE SIDEBAR FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ONGOING PROGRAMS:
Improv Faction:
For 9th grade and up- Thursdays 5 - 6pm  
World of Puppetry Museum
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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)

Open Mic Night:  Monthly on a Saturday night. Next Open Mic Night will be Nov 8th.  The doors open up to all at 7 pm. See Open Mic Page for more info. Watch for occasional open mic show case concerts at 6 pm on these dates.
 

 Peach Days Melodrama

Thanks to all the performers and audience members who made this year's melodrama a great success.

"Widow Widdicombe's Woes"
or "The Family that Mines together Pines together" 
Written by DeAnn Nichols. Directed by Geri Garfield.