Flint Institute of Music

1025 East Kearsley Street
810-238-1350

About

The Flint Institute of Music is a place where lives are truly transformed through the power of the arts. Whether you are interested in music, dance or drama, a wide array of performance and educational opportunities await you through the Flint Symphony Orchestra, Flint School of Performing Arts and Flint RepertoryTheatre. Edge-of-your-seat performances, standing ovations, excited students experiencing a sense of accomplishment and belonging...all are a regular part of the FIM experience.


Recent News

Student Auditions for Summer Shorts - Join The Fun!

SUMMER SHORTS STUDENT AUDITIONSThe shorts are back to heat up your summer season of theatre. We are looking for actors ready to rehearse and perform from the comfort of their own home, as this year we will be performing on-line.Auditions for Summer S…

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Support Our Students In Realizing Their Dreams

The Flint School of Performing Arts Fund for Student Needs has been established to provide additional support beyond tuition assistance to ensure students' continued success in their studies and performances. Please click here to support our students…

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Flint Institute of Music Feel Good Friday Newsletter - May 22, 2020

COVID Chronicles Flint Rep Education’s young actors have been putting their creativity to work during the pandemic in with a new virtual project: COVID Chronicles. This collection of original short scenes, monologues, and creative endeavor…

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Theatre Camps and Summer Shorts

Get Into the Act!Our camps give young actors the opportunity to immerse themselves in what it takes to bring a play to life. Summer Theatre Camps are two weeks long and culminate in a showcase for friends and family to see.Students are placed using t…

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Flint Institute of Music Feel Good Friday Newsletter - May 1, 2020

FSO Member SpotlightSince 2008 Lorrie has been a member of the FSO and a musical entrepreneur. Frog on Butter started as a DVD violin lesson series. Today, instead of DVDs Lorrie has a new YouTube Channel with content that helps inspire and educate v…

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New Flint Repertory Education Virtual Classroom Activities

Check out this week’s NEW assignments to get in the act from the comfort of your own homeCheck out the theatre activities we have posted for all do at home. Remember your stage could be your living room, bedroom, front porch, backyard, or even …

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Update COVID-19 Flint Repertory Theatre Education Department

THE FLINT REPERTORY THEATRE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT HAS NOW SUSPENDED ALL CLASSES AND PROGRAMS THROUGH THE END OF SPRING TERM (JUNE 2), AND PLANS TO RESUME FOR SUMMER CLASSES AND CAMPS IN JULY.We realize this presents a tremendous hardship to our teachi…

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Flint Institute of Music Feel Good Friday Newsletter - April 10, 2020

Songs for Unsung Heroes Campaign Begins "Where words fail, music speaks" - Hans Christian AndersenThere are so many people, organizations and businesses doing fantastic things for family, friends and communities right now. We wanted to create a speci…

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Feel Good Friday Newsletter, March 27, 2020

The FSPA doors may be closed but students are still attending classes.Nearly 2/3 of FSPA’s 34 lesson instructors are already teaching their students virtually through SKYPE, Facetime and/or Zoom.Dance classes have started through YouTube and st…

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COVID-19 Flint Repertory Theatre Education department

Based on the recent announcement of Michigan school closings, Flint Repertory Theatre Education department has canceled the Saturday, March 14 Showcase performance and Spring Break Theatre Camp. Our Seasonal Shorts rehearsals and productions have bee…

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Flint Institute of Music Announces Flint School of Performing Arts and Flint Repertory Theatre Education Closures and Postponements

Flint, MI -- Based on the recent mandate by Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the Flint School of Performing Arts (FSPA) lessons, classes and ensemble rehearsals will be closed for three weeks. The Flint Repertory Theatre Education Department (Flint Re…

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Flint Institute of Music, The Whiting And Capitol Theatre Suspending Shows Amid Coronavirus Guidelines

Flint, MI - The Flint Institute of Music announced it is suspending all events and performances that include 100 people or more for the next 30 days (April 11) at the Flint School of Performing Arts, Flint Symphony Orchestra, The Whiting and the Capi…

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Flint Institute of Music Response to COVID-19

We are looking forward to a great finish to the 2019-2020 performance season as well as the completion of Term 3 and 4 classes in both the FSPA and the Rep. In light of the COVID-19 outbreak across the country and recent announcement by Gov. Gretchen…

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Beautiful Moments Happen Every Day at The Flint Institute of Music

The Flint Repertory Theatre has left its mark on patrons, budding actors and the performing arts community alike. David Kiley, Publisher and Editor of Encore Michigan, the only source for professional theater news and reviews in the state, had this t…

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Beautiful Moments at Flint Institute of Music

Dave Wharton"I think I was born with a second trombone in my hand."Dave Wharton, a 48-year veteran of the second trombone position in the Flint Symphony Orchestra, knew his whole life that he would play music professionally. After all, music is just …

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Registration Opens Now for Flint Repertory Theatre Education Winter Classes 2020

Get into the ACT!Winter Classes Starting SoonRegistration Going On Now!Tuition Assistance Deadline - December 16, 2019Tuition Assistance FormCome and breathe life into words on stage through acting exercises, scene work and improvisation lead by thea…

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Flint School of Performing Arts Director Receives Distinguished National Award

Flint, MI -- She played viola and piano, and worked on the stage crew for drama productions when she was younger. Many productions and performances later, it’s an especially good day for Davin Pierson Torre when she sees the lightbulb go off in…

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Flint Symphony Orchestra Announces 2019/20 Season

FLINT, MI – The Flint Symphony Orchestra announces its upcoming 2019/20 season, which includes favorite masterpieces and new perspectives on beloved composers. “Among our world-class guest artists are violinist Andrés Cárden…

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Flint Repertory Theatre Education Fall Class Registration 2019

Get into the ACT!Fall Classes Starting SoonRegistration Going On Now!Tuition Assistance Deadline - September 3Come and breathe life into words on stage through acting exercises, scene work, and improvisation lead by theatre professionals.Creative Pla…

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Flint Symphony Orchestra Announces 2019/20 Season

Flint Symphony Orchestra Announces Stellar Line-up for 2019/20 Season, Beyond the StageFLINT, MI, The Flint Symphony Orchestra announces its upcoming 2019/20 season, which includes favorite masterpieces and new perspectives on beloved composers. &ldq…

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Flint Institute of Music's Newsletters - August 2019

We have a lot to share throughout August at the Flint Institute of Music.Click on the videos below to find out more.FLINT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAFLINT SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTSFLINT REPERTORY…

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Flint Institute of Music's Newsletters - July 2019

We have so much going on in the month of July at the Flint Institute of Music.Click on the Links below to find out more. FLINT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAFLINT SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTSFLINT REPERTORY…

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Enjoy the Music of the Beatles Classic Hits and Patriotic Favorites at Atwood Stadium

Playing The Beatles’ Classic Hits & Patriotic Favorites Join Us this 4th of July for Fireworks and Fun.Join the Flint Symphony Orchestra this 4th of July as they celebrate our nation’s holiday conducted by Eugene Rogers. With special …

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Flint Institute of Music's Newsletters - May 2019

Flint Symphony Orchestra Flint Symphony Orchestra invites you to our last concert May 11, 2019, our season reveal party and more. Watch Flint Symphony Orchestra Manager, Cathy Prevett as she tells you all the details. Flint School of Performing Art…

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Flint Repertory Theatre Education Spring Classes Registration Ending Soon

Get into the ACT!Spring Classes Starting SoonRegistration Going On Now!AGES 4 - GRADES 12 • STARTING APRIL 9For ADULTS STARTING MAY 4th, 2019Actors of all ages will spend their time engaged in exciting acting classes and rehearsals, culminating …

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Flint Institute of Music's Newsletters - April 2019

FLINT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA:Follow Flint Symphony Orchestra Operations Manager, Cathy Prevett, as she describes the next set of concerts in our Music Around Town series. Visit www.theFSO.org for more information.FLINT SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS:Faculty c…

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Flint Institute of Music Newsletters - March 2019

FLINT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAEmbrace the passion of the Flint Symphony Orchestra. Our next concert is March 23rd, featuring guest artist Baron Fenwick playing Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 5, also known as the Egyptian. Learn more at thefso.org.FLIN…

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Flint Institute of Music Video Newsletter - February 2019

Flint Symphony OrchestraEnter to win a memorable evening for you and a guest on us! Prize package includes entrees for two at Table & Tap in an outdoor igloo and two tickets for the Flint Symphony Orchestra concert February 23rd. Registration to …

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Flint Institute of Music Video Newsletter - December 2018

Flint Institute of Music Did you know the Flint Institute of Music hosts a variety of programs, concerts and events throughout the year? Learn more at theFIM.org. Flint Symphony Orchestra Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Flint Symphony Orches…

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Flint Institute of Music Video Newsletter - November 2018

Flint Symphony Orchestra November HappeningsFlint Symphony Orchestra's November concert features Maestro's brothers Pablo and Augusto Diemecke. You will not want to miss this incredible performance. Tickets are on sale now. Visit theFSO.org or call t…

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Flint Institute of Music Video Newsletter - October 2018

Flint Symphony Orchestra October Happenings:The Flint Symphony Orchestra kicks off their season October 6th with a few of Maestro Enrique Diemecke's favorites, Debussy and Rachmaninoff. We also invite you to our Grand Gala happening November 8th. To …

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Black Classic Music Family Festival 2015

Schedule of Events:Thursday February 19, 20154:30 PMMaster class with FSO soloist, Anthony ElliotLocation: FIM Anderson RoomSaturday February 21, 20156:30 PMSpecial BCO Fundraising Gala ReceptionLocation: FIM AtriumFSO Classical Concert with guest ar…

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