News From The Matthews

Announcing Chinook Art Show – Call for Submissions

In honor of the upcoming Chinook Days, the Matthews is asking the public to submit works of art inspired by the frigid temperatures of winter.  It might be an image of a wintery scene, a sculpture highlighting the effects of extreme temperature on materials, or anything else the idea of…

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Upcoming Auditions: “Bright Star” & “Dearly Beloved”

Upcoming Auditions at the Matthews This month, the Matthews has not one but TWO audition opportunities for community members interested in getting involved with local theater. How exciting is that?! Everything you need to know about both is listed below. Make sure to note that auditions for “Bright Star” will take…

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The Matthews presents “Holiday Jazz with Sophia Beatty”

The Matthews Opera House and Arts Center in Spearfish is excited to announce “Holiday Jazz with Sophia Beatty” on Thursday, December 19 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $30 for table seats and $20 for balcony seating. This special performance from Black Hills area singer Sophia Beatty will feature favorite Christmas…

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December Events at the Matthews

COMING UP AT THE MATTHEWS It’s the most wonderful time of the year! If you’re looking for some festive cheer, the Matthews has some incredible events that are sure to put you in the Christmas spirit this December.Starting off the month, we are celebrating South Dakota Day of Giving with…

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Kyler in the Community: CCC2

My past year at The Matthews Opera House and Arts Center has been nothing short of the most exciting time in my young adult life. The experiences that I have had the opportunity to be a part of, the people that I have had the chance to meet and work…

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The Matthews presents “A Readers’ Theater Christmas Carol”

Hear the classic Christmas story in a beautiful, historic setting The Matthews Opera House and Arts Center in Spearfish is excited to present “A Readers’ Theater Christmas Carol” on Tuesday, December 3rd. The production will begin at 7:00 pm and last approximately 45 minutes. The show will be followed by…

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Celebrate the Holidays with the Matthews!

The holiday season is right around the corner which means the Matthews staff is busy decorating, listening to Christmas music, and getting in the spirit for all of our upcoming events. Christmas is a magical time of year anyway, but there always seems to be a bit more magic in…

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Darren Granaas named Executive Director at the Matthews

Darren Granaas has been named the new executive director of the Matthews Opera House & Arts Center.  This new position marks a long-awaited return to the Black Hills area by Granaas who grew up in Rapid City.  “I had been on the lookout for a unique opportunity…

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