Coalition Members


BHCT Logo Orange w-black lettersBlack Hills Community Theatre (BHCT) was incorporated in South Dakota in 1968 under the name of Group Theatre and it is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) charitable tax exempt organization. Our mission is to infuse the Black Hills Region with enthusiasm for all aspects of theatre by providing quality theatrical opportunities and productions for the region.


logoThe mission of the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra is to provide the finest in orchestral performance and symphonic music education for the people of the Black Hills region. Since its beginning 77 years ago, with a small group of string players who played for the purest of reasons (it satisfied their need to play music), the Black Hills Symphony Orchestra has grown substantially, now employing approximately 90 musicians, including 60 area string players.


   The Shrine of Democracy Chorus is a Rocky Mountain District member of the Barbershop Harmony Society. They rehearse on Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center of Rapid City.

RCCC-LogoRapid City Children’s Chorus believes that by bringing children together who love to sing from all corners of the Black Hills, their passion and power can create a “true community” that shines like a beacon throughout our region, country and world.