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The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization located at 612 N. Main Street in Spearfish, South Dakota. Built in 1906, the opera house has gone through many lives.

The Matthews consists of a fine arts gallery with 48 regional artists on the street level. Upstairs, the theatre continues to provide community plays, national performance acts and music concerts.

The Matthews Board of Directors

The Matthews is managed by a 9-12 member Board of Directors. The members serve three-year terms and are elected on a rotating basis at the annual meeting at The Matthews each January.

As of April 18, 2017:

Vanessa Powles, President
French Bryan, Vice President
Kathy Block, Secretary
Kim Larson, Treasurer

Catherine Polley
Dan Contonis
Lana Fischer
Andrea Bakeberg
Joanna Mechaley
Al Block