MKAC1819 Season Schedule

Tickets on Sale Now for Mattie Kelly Arts Center 2018-2019 Season

August 17, 2018

NICEVILLE- Single show tickets for the 2018-2019 Mattie Kelly Arts Center season are now on sale. In addition to single show tickets, season packages are also available. Patrons that purchase tickets to six or more Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra and Mattie Kelly Arts Center shows will receive 10 percent off of their purchase. This season… View Article

Northwest Florida Symphony Chorale Announces Auditions

August 14, 2018

Niceville, FL – The Northwest Florida Symphony Chorale is pleased to announce that auditions for the 2018-2019 season will be held on Tuesday, August 28 beginning at 6 p.m. Auditions will be held in Tyler Recital Hall on the Niceville campus of Northwest Florida State College. This year’s season will include choruses from Handel’s Messiah… View Article

MKAC1819 Season Calendar

Mattie Kelly Arts Center Announces 2018-2019 Season

June 27, 2018

NICEVILLE- The Mattie Kelly Arts Center is proud to announce the 2018-2019 season. This season will be the busiest yet with 19 Broadway performances, artist shows, symphony concerts, speaking engagements and children’s shows. Season packages will be on sale August 13, 2018. Single show tickets will be available for purchase beginning August 17, 2018. “We… View Article

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The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at NWF State College Announce New Exhibition, AQUIFERious

June 8, 2018

NICEVILLE- Northwest Florida State College and the Mattie Kelly Arts Center are pleased to announce the upcoming gallery exhibit, AQUIFERious. This exhibition will run from August 20-November 2, 2018, in the McIlroy, Holzhauer and Corridor Galleries. AQUIFERious is curated by Margaret Ross Tolbert, and is based on her award-winning book by the same title. The… View Article

Devin Hughes, the New Mattie Kelly Distinguished Chair in Music and Conductor for the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra

Northwest Florida State College Selects Conductor for the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra

May 31, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL- Northwest Florida State College selected Devin Hughes as the Mattie Kelly Distinguished Chair in Music and Conductor for the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra. “Devin’s musical talent, extensive experience and energetic personality are sure to be an authentic fit for the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra, Northwest Florida State College and our entire community,” says… View Article

NWF State College Madrigal Singers 2018

NWF State College Madrigal Singers Nominated for National A Capella Music Award

May 8, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– The NWF State College Madrigal Singers were recently nominated for the A Cappella Music Awards’ Collegiate Group of the Year. More than 46,000 votes were submitted in the nomination process, resulting in eighty finalists representing countries from all over the world. “We are so proud of the Madrigal Singers for receiving this deserving… View Article

Mattie Kelly Arts Center Ushers Award Northwest Florida State College Student Scholarships

May 8, 2018

NICEVILLE- The Mattie Kelly Arts Center hosted an Usher and Docent Appreciation Night on April 10 at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center to honor and thank all of their generous volunteers. At the event, the ushers presented two NWF State College student scholarships of $1,000 each. “We greatly appreciate the support of our generous donors… View Article

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Mattie Kelly Arts Center Launches New Mobile App

May 8, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  The Mattie Kelly Arts Center at Northwest Florida State College recently launched a mobile app on Android and iOS. The app gives MKAC patrons easy and instant access to all information pertaining to events at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center, including Broadway and artist shows, Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra concerts and exhibits in… View Article

Carnegie Hall's Link Up! Program 2018

Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra Hosts Carnegie Hall’s Link Up! Program Performance at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center

May 8, 2018

NICEVILLE- The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra hosted the annual Link Up! concerts at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on April 30 and May 1 in celebration of Education Week. The annual event features Okaloosa and Walton County 4th graders who participate in an interactive concert with the orchestra. Throughout the year, the students in attendance… View Article

The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at NWF State College Announce New Exhibitions

May 8, 2018

The 26th Emerald Coast National Juried Fine Arts Exhibition and 2017 Best in Show Winner, Marjorie M. Huwa NICEVILLE- Northwest Florida State College and the Mattie Kelly Arts Center are pleased to present the 26th Emerald Coast National Juried Fine Arts Exhibition in the McIlroy Gallery.  This juried exhibition perennially attracts top artistic talent from across… View Article