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


This very difficult decision was made following the recommendations of government authorities including the Center for Disease Control to reduce the spread...

10/25 7 pm
Baby Shark Live!

Following its initial postponement due to COVID-19, Baby Shark Live! has been rescheduled at CHESTER FRITZ AUDITORIUM in GRAND FORKS, ND for Wednesday,...

11/18 6 pm

RESCHEDULED - STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages. The international...

2/16/2021 7:30 pm

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Nancy Joyner

Nancy Joyner left a review 8/6/2020

WIth the limits of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ability to see the program and to find/follow the students was commendable. To me, the hawk mascot at the end did not seem appropriate for a momentous event in a student's life. Former graduates speaking would be nice.

Anne Kelsch

Anne Kelsch left a positive review 3/3/2020

This conversation was beyond amazing-- so grateful it was here and I got to go.

Paula Cox

Paula Cox left a positive review 3/3/2020

It was powerful, emotional, inspirational!

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!

Peggy Coll

Peggy Coll posted a photo 9/18/2018

Peggy Coll

Peggy Coll posted a photo 9/18/2018