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“PETS!” Ebay Auction Preview

May 31 2017

Take a sneak peek at our Ebay Auction items going live at 11:45pm on June 3rd! 20% of the proceeds go to benefit the Cat House on the Kings! ...Read More

MCAC Readies New Exhibit “PETS” in Partnership with the Cat House on the Kings

May 18 2017

The Madera County Arts Council has partnered with another valley non-profit of the, furry kind; Parlier’s Cat House on the Kings!  MCAC Executive Director Rochelle Noblett wanted to know how she could benefit the nonprofit she worked for and Cat House, the nonprofit her sister Lynea runs. She finally came up with a winning idea,...Read More

Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians Grant

Dec 23 2016

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Coyote Drama Productions open with new fall show Nov. 10!

Oct 26 2016

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a long one-act musical comedy conceived by Rebecca Feldman with music and lyrics by William Finn, a book by Rachel Sheinkin and additional material by Jay Reiss. The show centers on a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents...Read More

Madera South High School Theatre opens “Book of Days” Oct. 27

Oct 26 2016

The MSTC players at Madera South High School are opening their fall show “Book of Days” by Lanford Wilson. October 27-30 and Nov 2,3 & 5 @ Madera South High School Theatre 705 W. Pecan Ave. Madera, Ca 93637 559-675-4450 x1021 Book of Days, which has won the Best Play Award from the American Theater Critics Association. Book...Read More

Madera musicians going to Taiwan including an MCAC Board Member

Oct 11 2016

    (Courtesy of Allen Baraldi) A group of local music educators of Marcheta Williams and the Driven Operation from left, Marcheta Williams, Mike Yturralde, Savannah Thompson, Marco Paim, Diego Zarate, Matthew Mazzei and Nick Gilroy have been invited to perform in Taiwan and will be leaving Sunday. Madera musicians going to...Read More

2017 Calendar for Art Scholarships

Sep 22 2016

Each year the Madera County Arts Council provides scholarships to graduating seniors who will pursue the arts in the college life.  Nancy Clute was the first executive director for MCAC, therefore, to honor her memory, there is a Nancy Clute Memorial Scholarship along with a general scholarship from the Madera County Arts Council.   Last...Read More

Bottles and Brushes Paint Night Extravaganza!

Aug 23 2016

  Just because the kids are back in school doesn’t mean you can’t have fun! From beginners to professionals, this night is all about FUN! Join us for our first ever paint night experience! You’ll enjoy wine, appetizers, music, laughs, togetherness and lots of FUN! You’ll be recreating “Mississippi Moon”...Read More

MCAC Chooses New Executive Director!

Jul 23 2016

      (Right) Rochelle Noblett, with some of the art for sale at the Circle Gallery of the Madera County Arts Council, of which she is the new executive director. Griselda Tello/Artist. (Annette N. Doud)   by Annette N. Doud & James Glynn (Madera Tribune)   Somewhat dwarfed by stacks of labeled boxes, file cabinets...Read More

RIGOBERTO SANTIAGO: Places 1st at 2016 Congressional Arts Competition

Jul 22 2016

Rigoberto Santiago of Madera has been awarded 1st place in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition!  Thanks to a page and the generous members of the Madera County Arts Council who atteneded the 2016 Gala for the Arts in May, Rigo was able to travel, with his teacher, to Washington, DC. where his work will be displayed at our...Read More

Programs and Services

Circle Gallery

Circle Gallery a non-profit Gallery showcasing and promoting the juried work of the area’s professional artists Exhibit program featuring curate exhibits with special themes, from various cultures and...Read More

Arts in Education

The Madera Arts Council’s Arts Education Programs serve the elementary students in Madera County by working with the Madera Unified School District .  With their support, the Madera County Arts Council...Read More

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