Entries by Ramsdell Theatre

The RRCA raises over $65,000 to support the 18-19 season!

The Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts (RRCA) held a reception yesterday in Hardy Hall to announce the results of their year-end campaign. In their first attempt to launch an extraordinary matching challenge campaign, the RRCA proudly raised over $40,000! An anonymous donor will meet the $25,000 matching grant that was promised, bringing the total […]

Miss Michigan to Perform on the Ramsdell Stage!

We are honored to be graced with Miss Michigan’s presence during this year’s Sleighbell parade! In addition, Miss Michigan, Heather Kendrick, will also perform her winning talent tribute to Lady Gaga’s ‘Bad Romance’ on Saturday, December 2 at 7:30pm. A Tuneful Christmas Carol will open on Thursday, November 30, at 7:30pm. At the top of […]

Outreach at the Ramsdell

2 days and 500 reached!! We invited the Akropolis Reed Quintet to visit schools in Traverse City, Ludington, and welcomed students from Bear Lake, Onekama, and Manistee to the Ramsdell!

Challenge Grant of $25,000

CHALLENGE GRANT OFFERED TO THE RAMSDELL REGIONAL CENTER FOR THE ARTS A $25,000 challenge grant has been offered to the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts to be used as part of its year-end contribution requests. If the RRCA can raise $25,000 through individual contributions and business sponsorships, then a grant offered by individual supporters of the […]

Fiber Arts Exhibit

The Lakeside Club of Manistee and the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts will present a Fiber Arts Exhibition in the Assembly Hall (ballroom) of the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts on Saturday, November 18, from 10:00 am until 12:30 pm and on Sunday, November 19th, from 1:00 until 4:00 pm. A Fall Tea […]

Honoring our WWI Veterans

Honoring our WWI Veterans This Veterans Day, come to the Ramsdell Theatre and honor our veterans. The Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts (RRCA) presents “Honoring our WWI Veterans,” a live concert by the River Raisin Ragtime Revue (R4), Michigan’s premier ragtime orchestra. In partnership with the Arts & Culture Alliance of Manistee County, the […]

Art Exhibit at the Ramsdell – Jamey Barnard

The Work of Play – An Exhibit by Jamey Barnard Jamey Barnard returns to Manistee to present an exuberant exhibit titled “The Work of Play.” The Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts (RRCA) is proud to host Barnard’s exhibit, which launched Saturday, October 21 from 12pm – 4pm, and continues on to Thursday, November 9. […]


Job Title:                     Administrative Assistant (PT) Department:               Office Reports To:                 Executive Director    GENERAL DESCRIPTION  The Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts seeks a highly-motivated individual with a business and marketing background to promote programs and to seek and book event and rental business with a focus on weddings. This employee must have […]


  If you have ever entertained the idea of joining a production at the Ramsdell, now is your chance. The cherished family classic, A Christmas Carol, will be presented at the Ramsdell Theatre this December as part of the “Sleighbell at the Ramsdell” celebration.   After adapting the story for the stage and adding original music […]

South American Music at the Ramsdell!

South American Sounds Tour to Include Ramsdell Stage The Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts will showcase the South American sounds of two outstanding groups on Friday, October 6th, at 7pm. Both Choro Das 3 (CD3) and The Alberto Rojo Trio will be visiting Manistee and the Ramsdell stage for the first time and are […]