Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts

The Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts is an 80,000 square-foot structure built to resemble the inclined look of the local copper mine hoists and shaft houses. The building includes a main stage, art gallery, recital facilities, ticketing office, concessions stand, practice rooms, dressing rooms, a scene shop (for constructing stage elements), classrooms (including recording facilities and a computer-assisted music instruction lab), conference rooms, and offices. The main theater seats 1,067.

1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

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Upcoming Events

PMMF - Bergonzi String Quartet

Scott Flavin premieres his new play, The Beethoven Project. Written for two actors and string quartet, this work offers a glimpse into the life of Beethoven....

6/24 7:30 pm
PMMF: UPstarts!

UPstarts! - Houghton The UPstarts! features incredible, talented, young musicians native to the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm and...

7/1 7:30 pm
New Student Arrival and Check-In

Your academic career at Michigan Tech begins with Arrival and Check-in. New students should plan to arrive on August 26 between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. to...

8/26 9 am
Holocaust Survivor from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Rozsa Lecture "Survivor: A Conversation with a Holocaust Survivor from the Survivors Speakers Bureau of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum” The...

9/13 7:30 pm
China Gold

Rozsa Center & Parade of Nations present China Gold This spectacular international presentation features many feats of strength, speed, and agility. With...

9/16 7:30 pm

Recent Events

PMMF Opera Scenes


Recent Activity

Adrienne Minerick

Adrienne Minerick left a positive review 4/20/2017

Learned a lot

Joan Schumaker Chadde

Joan Schumaker Chadde left a positive review 4/14/2017

I attended West Side story with a friend. We both very much enjoyed the production. Extremely well done & very entertaining. The performers were outstanding. Kudos to all of the MTU students!!

Laura Lucas

Laura Lucas left a positive review 3/25/2017

I listened via live stream, since I'm 600 miles away. I love to be able to hear my son in the jazz band . Great concert!

Kari Price

Kari Price left a positive review 2/11/2017


Kari Price

Kari Price left a positive review 2/11/2017

Very funny, quite enjoyable

Kari Price

Kari Price left a positive review 2/11/2017

This was my first SnoBall and it was great. There were tons of people dancing and the live music was the best. Looking forward to next year.

Benjamin Jaszczak

Benjamin Jaszczak left a positive review 2/11/2017

Fantastic event. Hope you like the footage.

Cynthia Perkins

Cynthia Perkins left a positive review 11/5/2016

I will spend more time here next year—absolutely fabulous!

Smruti Prasad Dash

Smruti Prasad Dash left a positive review 1/27/2017

Heart Warming performances

Modeste Muhire

Modeste Muhire left a positive review 12/10/2016

one of the best ever! amazing