Dunes Arts Foundation » Michigan City

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
03/01/2020
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Maple Sugar - Friendship Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
03/01/2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Michigan City Chamber Music
First Presbyterian Church, Michigan IN
03/04/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
03/06/2020
7:30 pm
"Gypsy" - the musical - Michigan City
Footlight Theatre, Michigan City IN
03/07/2020 - 03/08/2020
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Home And Lifestyle Expo
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
03/07/2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
St. Patrick's Parade - Michigan City
Ryan’s Irish Pub, Michigan City IN
03/07/2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wild Women and Wine
Barker Mansion, Michigan City IN
03/07/2020
7:30 pm
"Gypsy" - the musical - Michigan City
Footlight Theatre, Michigan City IN
03/08/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
"Gypsy" - the musical - Michigan City
Footlight Theatre, Michigan City IN
03/11/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
03/18/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
03/20/2020 - 03/21/2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Old School Vintage Findings
03/21/2020
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Spring Garden Show
Michigan City High School, Michigan City IN
03/25/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/01/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Opening Day Washington Park Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
04/01/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/04/2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Blue Chip Brewfest
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
04/08/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/11/2020
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Easter Egg-Stravaganza Egg Hunt –
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
04/15/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/16/2020
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Michigan City Job Fair
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
04/22/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/25/2020
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Zoobilee - "90th Birthday"
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
04/29/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
04/30/2020
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Spring Fling Dinner for Salvation Army
Salvation Army Michigan City Community Center, Michigan City IN
05/06/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
05/07/2020
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Michigan City Business Expo
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
05/10/2020
All Day
Mother's Day at the Zoo
Washington Zoo, Mighian City IN
05/13/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
05/20/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
05/24/2020 - 05/25/2020
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Michigan City Food Truck Festival
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
05/27/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
06/03/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
06/04/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
06/06/2020
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jammin with Save the Dunes
Washington Park Ampitheater, Michigan City IN
06/10/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
06/11/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
06/13/2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brew At the Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
06/14/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Reptile Romp at Friendship Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
06/17/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
06/18/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
06/20/2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Annual Trail Creek Fun Floast
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
06/20/2020
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
South Shore Maker Fair
Charles R. Westcott Park, Michigan City IN
06/21/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Father's Day at Washington Park Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
06/24/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
06/25/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
07/01/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
07/02/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
07/08/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
07/09/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
07/15/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
07/16/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
07/22/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
07/23/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
07/26/2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Butterfly Bonanza
Botanic Friendship Gardens, Michigan City IN
07/29/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
07/30/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
08/05/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
08/06/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
08/12/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
08/13/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
08/19/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
08/20/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
08/26/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
08/27/2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Yoga in the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
08/30/2020
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lyric Opera In the Gardens
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
09/02/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
09/09/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
09/13/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Grandparents Day at the Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
09/16/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
09/23/2020
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Line Dancing Every Wed - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
10/24/2020
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Boo at the Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN

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Dunes Arts Foundation

Work 288 Shady Oak Drive Michigan City IN 46360 United StatesWork Phone: (219) 879-7509Website: Dunes Arts Foundation
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Biographical Info

The Dunes Arts Foundation, Inc., incorporated in the State of Indiana on January 17th, 1952. The Dunes Arts Foundation sponsors the Dunes Summer Theatre and the Children’s / Youth Theatre. The Foundation has as its goal providing people who live in the surrounding communities with the enjoyment of theatrical entertainment and the opportunity to develop their capacity for artistic expression. “The Dunes” has been providing quality educational and theatrical programs for over 60 years!

The Dunes Summer Theatre is located at the border between the states of Indiana and Michigan, on a scenic 20+ acre wooded site in the Lake Michigan dunes, about a half mile from the lake shore itself. The theater seats over 200 patrons.

Our Founder: Nora Tully MacAlvay

Nora-FounderNora MacAlvay, an art and literature teacher trained at the Art Institute of Chicago and Goodman Theatre School, was passionate about theatre and literature for young people. Nora authored several novels for teenagers and, along with her mentor, playwright Charlotte Chorpenning, also wrote several thoughtful and charming plays based on classic children’s stories. In 1948, Nora founded of the Children’s Theatre of Michigan City to provide theatre experiences for the schoolchildren of Michigan City and the surrounding area. She led its programs for over 40 years, while serving as artistic director of the Dunes Summer Theatre.  Her ideas and dedication inspired generations of aspiring young thespians.

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