January 2024 Arts Calendar

It’s 2024 and arts organizations in West Michigan are thriving, with incredible, jam-packed seasons of art, conversations, fun and community involvement. This month, you can visit the theaters for big Broadway shows and intimate plays, listen to symphonies play the classics and modern pieces, and head to local museums for a variety of stunning art.

Broadway Grand Rapids
122 Lyon St. NW, Grand Rapids

Disney’s Aladdin, Jan. 16-21

Face Off Theatre
359 S. Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo

Goodnight Tyler, Jan. 19-28

Farmers Alley Theatre Kalamazoo
221 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo 

Native Gardens, Jan. 25-Feb. 4

Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids

University Of Michigan Health-West: Christmas & Holiday Traditions, Through Jan. 7

Grand Rapids Art Museum 
101 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids

Brick by Brick: The Creative Art of LEGO, Through May 19

Underneath Everything: Humility and Grandeur in Contemporary Ceramics, Through Jan. 14

Experimental Film Selections from Open Projector Night, Through Jan. 14

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
30 N. Division Ave., Grand Rapids 

Clyde’s, Jan. 19-29

Grand Rapids Symphony 
300 Ottawa Ave. NW Ste. 100, Grand Rapids 

The Godfather, Jan. 5

The Artistry of Vadim Gluzman, Jan. 12-13

Wild Symphony, Jan. 20

Hope College Great Performance Series
100 E. Eighth St., Holland

Lavinia Meijer, Jan. 26

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 S. Park St., Kalamazoo 

The Lion In Winter, Jan. 12-21 

Cats: Young Actors Edition, Jan. 26-Feb 4

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts 
314 South Park St., Kalamazoo

Celebrate!, Through Jan. 14

Kirk Newman Faculty Review, Through Jan. 28

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra 
359 Kalamazoo Mall Ste. 100, Kalamazoo

Craft Music: Folk Songs, Jan. 17

Symphony of Brotherhood: Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 21 

Saxy, And We Know It, Jan. 28

Kendall College of Art & Design
17 Fountain St. NW, Grand Rapids

Practical Art Exhibition, Through Feb. 3

First Year Experience Exhibition, Through Feb. 3

Miller Auditorium
2200 Auditorium Dr, Kalamazoo

Jagged Little Pill, Jan. 16-17

Come From Away, Jan. 30-31

Muskegon Civic Theatre 
425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon 

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time, Jan. 12-20

Muskegon Museum of Art 
296 W. Webster Ave., Muskegon 

Oddities & Delights, Through Feb. 25

Strange Winter, The Snow Globes of Walter Martin & Paloma Muñoz, Through Feb. 11

Tiffany Lamps: The Richard H. Driehaus Collection, Through Jan. 14

John Steuart Curry: Weathering the Storm, Through Sept. 2

Saugatuck Center for the Arts 
400 Culver St., Saugatuck

Of Plants and Place, Ongoing

Ningaaseg, Through Jan. 26

St. Cecilia Music Center 
24 Ransom Ave. NE, Grand Rapids 

Blue Note Records 85th Anniversary, Jan. 18 

West Michigan Symphony 
360 W. Western Ave. Ste. 200, Muskegon 

Mozart and Beethoven, Jan. 26