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Releases

Motion In Harmony release

Blue Öyster Cult release

Gazillion Bubble Show press release

‘Rain on Fire press release

KC and The Sunshine Band shake, shake, shake it for KidsTix program

Boz Scaggs at FIM Capitol Theatre

Our Recent News

 Motion in Harmony Inclusive Dance Classes 

FIM Flint School of Performing Arts Offers Inclusive Dance Classes 

National Arab Orchestra 

National Arab Orchestra performing at Flint’s Capitol Theatre 

Genesee County Arts Education & Cultural Enrichment Millage 

Genesee County cultural organizations gear up for fall educational programs as new school year begins 

KC and the Sunshine Band 

K.C. and the Sunshine Band performing in Flint 
United Way and FIM partner on KidsTix fundraiser
KC interview on KidsTix fundraiser (Cars 108)
Classic Fox Interview: KC and the Sunshine Band KidsTix fundraiser 

Gazillion Bubble Show  

Gazillion Bubble Show to Return to FIM Whiting Auditorium with Free Family Activities 
FIM bringing in Don McLean tribute and bubbles show 

Don McLean 

FIM bringing in Don McLean tribute and bubbles show 

Mr. American Pie” Don McLean to perform at Capitol Aug. 31: after 50 years, he “still likes the song 

Don McLean brings American Pie 50th Anniversary Tour to the Capitol Theatre 

Don McLean’s American Pie 50th Anniversary Tour coming to the Capitol Theatre 

‘Rain on Fire 

Michigan Radio’s Stateside Podcast: Sept. 15, 2023
‘Rain On Fire’ playwright shares personal concern about the opioid crisis in unique play 
Flint Repertory Theatre unveils ‘Rain on Fire’, a raw portrayal of a Michigan family’s struggle with opioid crisis 
World Premiere of RAIN ON FIRE at FIM Flint Repertory Theatre Explores Michigan’s Opioid Crisis
World premiere of ‘Rain on Fire opens Flint theatre’s season addressing addiction
New FIM production ‘Rain on Fire spotlights opioid crisis in Michigan
Review: RAIN ON FIRE at Flint Repertory Theatre
Interview: ‘Rain on Fire and the Opioid Crisis
FIM Repertory Theatre presenting ‘Rain on Fire’
Review: “Rain on Fire” Premieres at Flint Repertory Theatre
Review: ‘Rain on Fire presented by the FIM Flint Repertory Theatre
‘Rain on Fire’ play showcases painful impact of opioid crisis on a family
Play discusses addiction, opioid crisis 

End of Summer Jam 

FIM planning End of Summer Jam 

Flint Under the Stars 

FIM explains the upcoming Flint Under the Stars show 

Individual Tickets Now on Sale 

Individual Performance Tickets for FIM 2023-24 Season On Sale Now 

Individual Tickets Now on Sale 

The FIM is preparing for the upcoming 2023-24 season 

Boz Scaggs 

Brian Regan and Boz Scaggs coming to the FIM this summer 

Brian Regan 

Brian Regan and Boz Scaggs coming to the FIM this summer 

Scotty McCreery 

Scotty McCreery to perform in Flint 

Summer Stars  

FIM gives details on the Summer Stars events 

McFarlan Park Rededication 

Rededication of McFarlan Park will be held today
Renovations to Flint’s first public park, veterans’ memorial now complete 

Music Therapy 

Understanding the music therapy program at the FIM