University of North Dakota

Chester Fritz Auditorium

The Chester Fritz Auditorium, a magnificent center for the performing arts, is considered the finest facility of its kind from Minneapolis to the West Coast. Since its opening, the Chester Fritz Auditorium has brought numerous nationally acclaimed performers to Grand Forks and to UND. Programming has varies from country-western, opera, ballet and symphonies, to Broadway Theatre shows. The Auditorium is also used for many University of North Dakota events.

3475 University Ave, Grand Forks, ND 58202




Upcoming Events

Wind Ensemble Concert

UND music presents the Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dr. James Popejoy

4/25 8 pm
African Night

Join African Student Union in African Culture Night! There will be food, fashion, music and more! Event starts at 3pm. After Party will start 8pm at the...

4/27 3 pm
Law School Commencement

Law School will host commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2019 on May 4, 2019 at the Chester Fritz Auditorium on the UND campus. A brunch for all...

5/4 10 am
Shen Yun

Shen Yun’s unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, inspiring journey through one of humanity’s greatest treasures —...

5/5 7:30 pm
Staff Recognition Ceremony

In 1980, The Recognition for Staff Personnel was established to acknowledge the University of North Dakota staff that continually give of their time and...

5/6 1:30 pm

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Melissa Martin

Melissa Martin left a positive review 2/27/2019

It was slightly blurry but it really was great overall.

Peggy Coll

Peggy Coll posted a photo 9/18/2018

Peggy Coll

Peggy Coll posted a photo 9/18/2018

Pam Grahn Wenzel

Pam Grahn Wenzel left a positive review 4/14/2018

What a great concert and an enjoyable afternoon! The performers were great! Thank you!

Shannon Mehaffey

Shannon Mehaffey left a positive review 4/2/2018

Perfect venue for live sound and here we had one of the greatest rock bands in history performing their classic hits. The orchestra was effective, the lighting was great, and the performances were stellar. Maybe the best concert experience I've ever had.

Dianna Cockerham

Dianna Cockerham left a positive review 4/2/2018

This was an awesome concert. We had a great time singing along with the crowd.

Brittany Gonzalez

Brittany Gonzalez left a positive review 4/3/2018

They were amazing and the orchestra was off the charts!!!

Claire Cory

Claire Cory left a positive review 2/7/2018

It was super fun because they got the whole audience involved.

Marlene Gasink

Marlene Gasink left a positive review 2/7/2018

It was an amazing time. Lots of energy from the contestants. The emcees were really fantastic engaging everyone. Would do it again.