Musical Arts Center

  • 101 N. Jordan Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 855-7433
One of the grandest performance venues in the United States, the Musical Arts Center (MAC) seats 1,460 and features acoustical design and technical capabilities that are among the best in the United States. Regularly compared to the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, the main stage is 90 feet wide by 60 feet deep. The backstage area occupies more than half the building and provides a state-of-the art theater space for technical work.

Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmonic Orchestra Arthur Fagen , conductor Learn more

Giulio Cesare

Make your own history with Giulio Cesare Music by George Frideric Handel When Giulio met Cleopatra, history was made! It’s 48 BC, and Egypt is roiling. Ptolemy, Cleopatra’s devious brother, has seized the throne, and Cleopatra will do... Learn more

Brent Wallarab Jazz Ensemble

Brent Wallarab Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Wind Ensemble

Wind Ensemble Rodney Dorsey , conductor Learn more

Concert Orchestra

Concert Orchestra Thomas Wilkins , conductor Learn more

American Handel Society Festival 2019

American Handel Society Festival 2019 Howard Serwer Memorial Lecture Ellen Rosand (Yale University), presenter Learn more

“Embraced by the Second Viennese School, Act VII” Faculty/Student Chamber Music Recital

“Embraced by the Second Viennese School, Act V” Faculty/Student Chamber Music Recital Learn more

John Raymond Jazz Ensemble

John Raymond Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Concert Band and Symphonic Band

Concert Band and Symphonic Band Conductors Jason H. Nam (Concert Band) Eric M. Smedley (Symphonic Band) Learn more

University Orchestra

University Orchestra Rani Calderon , conductor Learn more

University Orchestra

University Orchestra Rani Calderon , conductor Learn more

The Elixir of Love

Drink in The Elixir of Love Music by Gaetano Donizetti A miraculous love potion proves to be a recipe for mayhem and merriment. Dr. “D” (who’s got a Ph.D. in quackery) has a potion he “guarantees” will make you absolutely... Learn more

John Raymond Jazz Ensemble

John Raymond Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Tom Walsh Jazz Ensemble

Tom Walsh Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmonic Orchestra David Neely , conductor Learn more

Brent Wallarab Jazz Ensemble

Brent Wallarab Jazz Ensemble Learn more

Concert Orchestra

Concert Orchestra Thomas Wilkins , conductor Violin soloist to be announced Learn more

Spring Celebration Ballet

An eclectic collection of sure-to-inspire performances. Walpurgisnacht • George Balanchine In the thrilling third act of Gounod’s opera Faust , the souls of the dead are freed to wander. Balanchine captures the spirit in this “sweepingly... Learn more

Bernstein’s Mass

Experience Bernstein’s Mass Music by Leonard Bernstein Prepare to leave the theater exhilarated—and thinking—as a crisis in faith blazes in this brilliant theatrical tour de force. With a cast of close to 200 (choirs, rock bands, jazz and... Learn more