Fine Arts Center
As a regional arts center our mission is to educate, stimulate, inspire, and challenge the university and local communities through the presentation of diverse and quality programming.
Bright Star Season
The Bright Star Season enriches the quality of life in the La Crosse Region by enhancing cultural opportunities through the presentation of performances of significant artistic and/or cultural merit.
The NexStar season seeks to engage new audiences by offering programs that will stimulate new ideas, experiences, and ways of appreciating the arts in the Coulee Region.
Ronald McDonald Arts for Young America Family Series
The mission of the family series is to engage children and families by fostering creativity through high quality, professional arts experiences. Our goal is to educate and inspire today’s young people to be tomorrow’s arts supporters.
Ronald McDonald Arts for Young America School Series
Viterbo University’s Ronald McDonald Arts for Young America Program strives to provide a quality arts experience for school aged children through opportunities in theatre, music, dance, and visual art in a variety of formats and venues.
- To broaden the basic understanding of the arts and their importance in society.
- To provide arts and arts education opportunities beyond those normally available to teachers in the classroom.
- To provide opportunities for young audiences to make a connection between their curriculum and the world around them.
- To provide excellence in arts and arts education to the tri-state region at an affordable level.
Arts & Economic Prosperity Study
The Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 study was conducted by Americans for the Arts to document the economic impact of the nonprofit arts and culture industry in 341 countries and regions - representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The diverse communities range in population and type. Americans for the Arts partnered with 250 local, regional, and statewide organizations that represent the 341 study regions. To complete this customized analysis for the City of La Crosse, the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center joined the study as one of the 250 partners. For more information, visit here. Reports on the study's findings are below:
The Viterbo University Fine Arts Center is a member of Arts Wisconsin.