Connecting with Fine Arts friends and alumni in New York

Jane Lynch at Annie

Each year, the College of Fine Arts and Friends of the Arts host a very special New York Theatre Trip in June–mostly for retired university and community members who are also supporters of the arts at Illinois State University.

Garden Party set for Illinois Shakespeare Festival opening, July 12

Illinois Shakespeare Festival at Ewing Manor

Join us at 6 p.m. Friday, July 12, for a Garden Party on the grounds of Ewing Manor to celebrate the opening of the 36th season of the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. Stay for the hilarious classic The Comedy of Errors, featuring a walk-on role, one-night only, by longtime friend of the arts Pat Grogg.