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Spring semester fun with Saturday Creative Drama classes offered for children

Illinois State University Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts offers Saturday drama classes online for children from kindergarten through sixth grade, January 30 through February 27.
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Dance students, faculty partner to support each other and make memories

Keeping dance students safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic begins from the floor up.
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Beyond the Stage: Shakespeare’s Winter

What better way to get through the bleakness of our current winter than reading some Shakespeare, preferably with a hot drink in hand?
Inside view of the Ewing Theatre

Illinois Shakespeare Festival announces changes to the 2021 season and ticket sales

After postponing the 2020 season, the Illinois Shakespeare Festival will produce a new slate of plays for summer 2021. There will also be changes to ticket sales.
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Illinois Shakespeare Festival announces new managing director

The Illinois Shakespeare Festival is delighted to announce the appointment of a new managing director, Dr. Derek R. Munson.
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Native American Film Series for spring 2021

The Native American Film Series for spring 2021 will include discussion forums focusing on historic, contemporary, and unheeded issues facing Indigenous peoples.
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An interview with 2021 Sutter Family Shakespeare Scholarship recipient Abigail Anderson

Abigail Anderson Abigail Anderson was recently announced as the 2021 recipient of the Sutter Family Shakespeare Scholarship for the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. The Sutter Scholarship is...
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The School of Theatre and Dance presents Shift: Fall 2020 Dance Concert, November 17-19

Illinois State University’s School of Theatre and Dance presents a fall dance concert unlike any before it. In order to meet the challenges of pandemic restrictions, the dance concert will be...
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Top off your night with a virtual production of Top Girls, November 12-14

Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance presents the final virtual theatrical performance of the semester.
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Native American Film Series final fall discussion, November 16

This Fall 2020 semester, a film series and discussion forum has been planned that focuses on historic and contemporary issues facing indigenous peoples that often go unnoticed.