Massachusetts
Profile Type: Cultural Nonprofit
NEFA Grant Recipient
Cultural Nonprofit
Venue
University of Massachusetts, Fine Arts Center

We seek to engage and inspire the campus and regional communities in the arts through a broad array of exemplary performances, exhibitions, and educational programs.

  • NEFA Grantee
  • Cultural Nonprofit
  • Venue

Contact Information

First Name: 
Michael
Job Title/Position: 
Interim Director of Performing Arts
Mailing Address: 
15 Curry Hicks
100 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9267
Physical Address: 
15 Curry Hicks 100 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003-9267
Last Name: 
Sakamoto
Parent Organization/Affiliation: 
University of Massachusetts

About

Profile Type: 
Cultural Nonprofit
Primary Discipline: 
Multi-Disciplinary
Additional Disciplines: 
Dance - General
Dance - Ballet
Dance - Ethnic
Dance - Folk
Dance - Jazz
Dance - Modern / Contemporary
Dance - Traditional
Music - General
Music - Chamber
Music - Children's
Music - Choral
Music - Ethnic / World
Music - Jazz
Music - Opera
Music - Orchestral
Music - Traditional
Theater - General
Theater - Children's
Theater - Circus
Theater - Devised / Artist-Led
Theater - Improv
Theater - Mime
Theater - Musical
Theater - Puppet
Year Founded: 
1975
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
Families
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Arts Centers
Activities and Services: 
Exhibitions
Performance / Concert / Reading
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
16
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
New England Presenters
Association of Performing Arts Presenters
Member of APNNE or NEP presenters consortium
I am a NEFA Grant Recipient

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who use a wheelchair and have limited mobility
Access accommodations for people who are blind, partially sighted, and have low vision
Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing
Both venues have accessible parking and easy entrance into the building. Wheelchair and companion seating is available in multiple sections of each hall. Large print programs are available upon request. Sign-language interpretation can be arranged with prior notification. The box office has a TTY number.

Venue Available for Rent/Use

Venue Name: 
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
Venue Type: 
Theater
Venue Address: 
University of Massachusetts
151 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003
Venue Phone: 
413-545-0192
Stage Details: 
Proscenium Theater
Seasons Available: 
Spring
Summer
Winter
Fall
Venue Features: 
Dance floor
Dressing room(s)
Fly space
Green room
Loading dock
Movie screen/projection capabilities
Orchestra pit
Piano
Sound system
WiFi
Venue Capacity: 
1,981
Venue Accessibility: 
Facility is physically accessible (such as parking, entrances, accessible restrooms, seating, backstage)
Trained Crew Available
Additional Comments: 
Please see Fine Arts Center website for full venue details. www.fineartscenter.com
Venue Name: 
Fine Arts Center Bowker Auditorium
Venue Type: 
Theater
Venue Address: 
University of Massachusetts
131 Holdworth Way
Amherst, MA 01003
Venue Phone: 
413-545-0192
Stage Details: 
Proscenium Theater
Seasons Available: 
Spring
Winter
Fall
Venue Features: 
Dance floor
Dressing room(s)
Fly space
Loading dock
Movie screen/projection capabilities
Orchestra pit
Piano
Sound system
WiFi
Venue Accessibility: 
Facility is physically accessible (such as parking, entrances, accessible restrooms, seating, backstage)
Trained Crew Available
Additional Comments: 
Please see Fine Arts Center website for full venue details. www.fineartscenter.com