Illinois State’s Big Red Marching Machine recently traveled to Shriners Hospital for Children in Chicago to meet patients and promote a new Fox TV show.
The professor in Illinois State University’s School of Theatre and Dance is teaching acting majors how to be believable (and safe) while fighting on stage.
Illinois State University Jazz Ensembles I and II, directed by Tom Marko, will present their annual Valentine’s Big Band Dance from 7-10 p.m. Friday, February 14, at the New Lafayette Club, located at 1602 S. Main St. in Bloomington.
Early glass program graduate Jack Schmidt is still a pioneering artist today.
Maya Hayuk will present a School of Art visiting artist lecture on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at noon in the University Galleries.
Two Illinois State University School of Theatre alumni will return to the University’s Westhoff Theatre for a staged reading of their new play, Mother Justice, on Saturday, Sept. 17, at 7:30 p.m.
Sarah Gentry, associate professor of violin in Illinois State University’s School of Music, will present a free recital of solo violin works on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Kemp Recital Hall.
The University Galleries at Illinois State University will host the exhibition Magnificent Menagerie, May 23 through August 7.
What is now lauded as the nation’s premier ensemble theater had humble beginnings with two Illinois State alums. Terry Kinney ’76 and Jeff Perry ’78 partnered with Gary Sinise to create Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre Company in the mid-1970s. They did so out of a resolve to continue developing as actors, never anticipating they would ultimately
Illinois State University’s School of Theatre will present William Shakespeare’s comedy Two Gentlemen of Verona on March 30, 31, April 1, 2 at 7:30 p.m. and on April 2, 3 at 2 p.m. in Westhoff Theatre.