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

Jazz Ensemble Concert

On Tuesday, November 19 at 7:30 pm, the University of North Dakota Music Department is proud to present the 2019 Fall Jazz Ensembles Concert at the Chester...

11/19 7:30 pm
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

This Christmas give your family the gift of Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker! Step into a simpler time filled with sweet dreams and Christmas magic....

11/24 3 pm
Lindsey Stirling - Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour

Critically acclaimed and multi-award winning electronic violinist Lindsey Stirling presents her upcoming Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour 2019 in support...

11/30 8 pm
Greek Awards

2019 Greek Awards Ceremony

12/9 7 pm
Lorie Line

Please join Lorie for this year's annual Christmas show. It's the most special year in her career as she is celebrating 30 years of touring! They will be...

12/12 7 pm

Recent Events

Movie Night


Steel Pan Concert


Recent Activity

Aziz Nazarov

Aziz Nazarov left a positive review 10/23/2019

It was nice, better than last years night! It was mine second attendance.

Jesse Thiele

Jesse Thiele left a positive review 8/27/2019

Met lots of friendly faces!

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.