Intermission is OVER, Theater at the SCA moves INDOORS

After 18 long months, the Saugatuck Center for the Arts (SCA) is enthusiastically making the move back into the theater for INDOOR performances beginning on July 21 with Dixie’s Tupperware Party. The SCA has quickly pivoted to adapt to pandemic-related restrictions, making adjustments to all of its programming including education, performance, and exhibitions. Throughout this […]

The SCA and the Cast of “Shout!” Get Retro in Two New Videos

Shout! The Mod Musical

The Cast of “Shout!” Use The Old Boat House as the Backdrop for Two Music Videos Saugatuck, MI: The Saugatuck Center for the Arts has a history of stepping out into the community and using the town’s assets as backdrops for videos promoting upcoming shows. Because the SCA designs its own productions (including original sets, […]

Summer JUMPS off this Friday!

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Friday, June 4 | 5:00 – 9:00 pm We’ll be celebrating the start of summer in the sunshine THIS Friday, June 4 – and we hope you’re there to JUMP into Summer with us! The SCA is jumping into our exciting 2021 summer season with hearts full of joy, pockets full of gratitude, and a […]

Sail Into Summer

How to reuse and recycle your paper to create fun and creative projects: Design a Mini Art Book Design a miniature book! Keep it in your pocket, tuck it in a sketchbook, or give it away to a friend– the choice is yours. You’ll need: Paper provided, scissors, crayon or other drawing utensil, BIG ideas! […]

Jump Into Hands-On Community Activities!

Friday, June 4th at the SCA and Coghlin Park Our little plot on the map is a special place, and it’s no secret what makes Saugatuck/Douglas/Fennville what it is — THE COMMUNITY! What better way could there be to kick off another amazing summer season than celebrating just that with community leaders and partners at […]

The Market at SCA returns May 28

The Market returns – now on Fridays AND Tuesdays! Tuesdays | 10 am – 2 pm | June 1 – August 31 Fridays | 9 am – 3 pm | May 28 – September 24 Stroll through the SCA’s new Outdoor Plaza, while supporting local Friendors (that’s what we call a vendor that’s also a […]

The Reinvention of the SCA Campus

During the past two decades, SCA leadership and family have turned an abandoned pie factory into a bustling community art center. The pie freezer became a 410-seat theater. Coolers morphed into a gallery, conference room, art studio, and 55-seat performance space. The loading dock transformed into a lobby and deck. The production line became a […]

“Jump into Summer” at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts

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The SCA invites you to a celebration of live music, visual arts, and community. Dust off your dancing shoes because the seasonal kick-off celebration Jump Into Summer at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts is right around the corner. Join us on June 4th for a FREE, socially-distanced event featuring live music, visual arts, community […]

Experience Art In-Person at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts

Exhibitions Now Open Examine what identity means to you at the new exhibition, “Fluid: An Exploration of Identity” at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts. Take a close look at yourself through the eyes of two unique artists at the SCA. Gypsy Schindler and Brie Moblo have installed their thought-provoking work at the SCA, which […]

Saugatuck Center for the Arts Announces 2021 Outdoor Concert Series

Tickets on Sale Now! We’re rolling out a robust summer season of concerts and comedy, all performed on our renovated and refreshed outdoor plaza stage! There will be more green space, more fun with friends, and more world-class entertainment underneath the sunset-streaked skies of Saugatuck! JUMP INTO SUMMER Featuring Mike Mains & The Branches and […]