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Performing Arts Events

Unleash your creativity at Mt. Hood Community College's celebrated performing arts program! Whether you're a budding actor, singer, musician, or theatre technician, MHCC offers exciting opportunities to refine your craft. Learn from experienced faculty, collaborate with passionate peers, and gain experience on the stage in our frequent performances. Participate in our theatre and music programs, both designed to ignite your artistic journey.

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The Mt. Hood Community College Music Program is one of the most legendary in the Portland area. The curriculum offers a vibrant, creative, and rigorous environment that prepares students to be better musicians and have the option to transfer to four-year institutions as music majors or minors. The faculty provides students with a highly personalized and comprehensive education, including courses in classical and contemporary music studies, instrumental and vocal labs, music production, performance studies, and master classes with world-renowned visiting artists. Join us for the many concerts, festivals, camps, and events throughout the year!

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Theatre Arts

Mt. Hood Community College's Theatre Department brings stories to life on stage just for you! Every year, our talented performers and staff work hard to create amazing live theatre performances. These shows are not just for classes. They're for our whole community! Whether you love comedies, dramas, or musicals, there's always something exciting happening at our theatre. Come join us and experience the magic of live performances right here in Gresham!

Questions about a show or audition? Email Theatre Director Daryl Harrison-Carson.

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MHCC Theatre Arts programs

MHCC Music programs