Event Listings

Fahrenheit 451
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Tues 2/28/17 7:00 PM

This Ray Bradbury classic comes to life via one actor who floats between characters in a haunting look at censorship in a modern world.

DRUMLine Live
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Fri 3/3/17 8:00 PM

DRUMLine Live, the show stopping attraction created by the musical team behind the hit movies, “Drumline” and “Drumline: A New Beat,” embodies the soulful, high-stepping style of the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) marching band experience.

2016-17 The Whiting
Sun 3/5/17 6:00 PM

Grammy®-Nominated and Platinum-Selling Band Newsboys announces the 2017 extension of the Love Riot Tour, which sees them perform their hit songs live in more than 50 additional cities nationwide.

Limited Visibility seating still available, please contact the Ticket Center at (810) 237-7333 for more information.

ULTIMATE VIP EXPERIENCE: includes best seats, special tour laminate, preshow Q&A, photo op w/ band, and coupon for discounted Newsboys merch at their table.

PREMIUM PACKAGE: includes early entry/best seats, a special tour laminate, and a preshow Q&A with the artist.

An Evening with Molly Ringwald
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Fri 03/10/17 8:00 PM

Molly Ringwald acts, writes books, and sings jazz. She tours a crowd pleasing concert act “An Evening with Molly Ringwald” with her quartet to venues Worldwide.

2016-17 FYT Off The Press
Sun 3/12/17 4:00pm

Discharged from the Marines under suspicious circumstances, Isaac comes home from the wars, only to find the life he remembers upended. Isaac’s father, who once ruled the family with an iron fist, has had a debilitating stroke; his younger sister, Maxine, is now his brother, Max; and their mother, Paige, is committed to revolution at any cost.

Written by Taylor Mac
Recommended for adults and older teens

Pippin the Musical
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Tue 3/14/17 7:30 PM

Come experience PIPPIN, one young man's journey to be extraordinary.

2016-17 FYT First Stage
Fri 3/24/17 7:00pm & Sat 3/25/17 2:00pm

A frolicking little puppy named Biscuit loves exploring, making new friends, and even stirring up some mischief. Along the way, Biscuit learns about the joys of having a family.

Recommended for ages 3 and up

FSO March Classical Concert
2016-17 FIM Season
Sat 03/25/2016 7:30 PM

Enrique Diemecke - Conductor

Guest Artist:
Ilya Kaler - Violin

Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto, op. 77, D major
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3, op. 29, D major

2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Fri 4/7/17 8:00 PM - Sat 4/8/17 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM

The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour.

Flint Youth Symphony
2016-17 FIM Season
Thurs 4/13/2017 7:00 PM

Flint Youth Symphony Orchestra Concert with Courbevoie (Paris, France) Youth Orchestra

Join the talented young musicians of the Flint Youth Symphony Orchestra and their sister orchestra from Paris, the Courbevoie Youth Orchestra.

Jack & The Beanstalk
2016-17 FYT First Stage
Sat 4/15/17 2:00pm & 7:00pm

Follow Jack as he journeys up the fantastical beanstalk to an encounter with a very silly giant, and to the rescue of his father, learning valuable lessons about other people’s things.

Recommended for ages 3 and up

2016-17 FYT Main Stage
Fri 4/28/17 - Sat 5/06/17

13 young people
13 stories
13 insights into what it means to be an adolescent in America today

In the US today, adolescents make up approximately 13% of the population. This original devised production examines the changing face of America's adolescents, exploring the hopes, dreams, fears, and frustrations of young people as they form their identities in an increasingly complex and diverse world.

Brand new production created by a team of FYT students who are mentored by Andrew Morton and Brittany Reed and directed by Andrew Morton and Brittany Reed

Recommended for ages 12 and up

FSO April Classical Concert
2016-17 FIM Season
Sat 04/22/2016 7:30 PM

Enrique Diemecke - Conductor

Guest Artists:
Pia Broden Williams - Soprano
Xiao Wang - Violin
2016 William C. Byrd Young Artist Competition Winner

Enrique Diemecke Wieniawsky Concerto No. 2
Ralph Vaughan Williams Symphony No. 3 (Pastoral Symphony)

42nd Street
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Fri 4/28/17 8:00 PM - Sat 4/29/17 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM

The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street is the song and dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story and includes some of the greatest songs ever written, such as “We’re In The Money,” “Lullaby of Broadway,” “Shuffle Off To Buffalo,” “Dames,” “I Only Have Eyes For You” and of course “42nd Street.”

FSPA Showcase 2017
2016-17 FIM Season
Sun 4/30/2017 3:00 PM

39th Annual Showcase Concert

The concert will feature the Flint Youth Ballet and the Flint Youth Symphony Orchestra performing Bernstein’s Candide Overture together and a surprise grand finale.

William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridged)
2016-17 The Whiting Presents
Fri 5/5/17 7:30 PM

Every famous character and Shakespearean plot device come together in a single story so comically outrageous it’s no wonder the Bard of Avon hid it away.

The Cat In The Hat
2016-17 FYT First Stage
Fri 5/12/17 2:00pm & Sat 5/13/17 7:00pm

“We looked! Then we saw him step in on the mat! We looked! And we saw him! The Cat in the Hat!” Dr. Seuss’ classic story is brought to vibrant life in this delightful new adaptation.

Recommended for ages 3 and up

FSO May Classical Concert
2016-17 FIM Season
Sat 05/13/2016 7:30 PM

Enrique Diemecke - Conductor

Guest Artist:
Fleur Barron - Mezzo-Soprano
Andrew Cummings - Baritone
Liana Guberman - Soprano
Thomas Studebaker - Tenor
Flint Festival Chorus

Justice Jasmine
2016-17 FYT Off The Press
Sun 1/22/17 4:00pm

Jasmine is nine years old when she is sent to live in a residential children’s center. There she meets Brandon, a new therapist. Their shared love of comic books and superheroes provides the tools Jasmine needs to come to grips with her feelings of separation and abandonment.

Written by Andrew Morton
Recommended for adult and older teens