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November 2018

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen

Date:
Thursday, November 15th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen Adapted & Directed by Myeongsik Jang SYNOPSIS Dr. Thomas Stockmann has an inconvenient truth to tell. The town has invested heavily in a bath resort to attract tourists, but test results show that the bathwater is utterly contaminated. The townspeople initially side with Thomas as he challenges his brother Peter, the mayor, to address this problem. However, the public turns against him when they learn that his idealism will put their wealth…

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen

Date:
Friday, November 16th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen Adapted & Directed by Myeongsik Jang SYNOPSIS Dr. Thomas Stockmann has an inconvenient truth to tell. The town has invested heavily in a bath resort to attract tourists, but test results show that the bathwater is utterly contaminated. The townspeople initially side with Thomas as he challenges his brother Peter, the mayor, to address this problem. However, the public turns against him when they learn that his idealism will put their wealth…

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen

Date:
Saturday, November 17th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen Adapted & Directed by Myeongsik Jang SYNOPSIS Dr. Thomas Stockmann has an inconvenient truth to tell. The town has invested heavily in a bath resort to attract tourists, but test results show that the bathwater is utterly contaminated. The townspeople initially side with Thomas as he challenges his brother Peter, the mayor, to address this problem. However, the public turns against him when they learn that his idealism will put their wealth…

Fall Dance Concert

Date:
Thursday, November 29th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fall Dance Concert PERFORMANCES November 29, 30, December 1 at 7:30 p.m. December 1  at 2 p.m. LOCATION Westhoff Theatre on the Illinois State University Campus TICKETS Tickets are available at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at (309) 438-2535 and online at Ticketmaster.com. Students and seniors - only $10 Adults - only $12

Fall Dance Concert

Date:
Friday, November 30th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fall Dance Concert PERFORMANCES November 29, 30, December 1 at 7:30 p.m. December 1  at 2 p.m. LOCATION Westhoff Theatre on the Illinois State University Campus TICKETS Tickets are available at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at (309) 438-2535 and online at Ticketmaster.com. Students and seniors - only $10 Adults - only $12

December 2018

Fall Dance Concert

Date:
Saturday, December 1st
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fall Dance Concert PERFORMANCES November 29, 30, December 1 at 7:30 p.m. December 1  at 2 p.m. LOCATION Westhoff Theatre on the Illinois State University Campus TICKETS Tickets are available at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at (309) 438-2535 and online at Ticketmaster.com. Students and seniors - only $10 Adults - only $12

Fall Dance Concert

Date:
Saturday, December 1st
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fall Dance Concert PERFORMANCES November 29, 30, December 1 at 7:30 p.m. December 1  at 2 p.m. LOCATION Westhoff Theatre on the Illinois State University Campus TICKETS Tickets are available at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at (309) 438-2535 and online at Ticketmaster.com. Students and seniors - only $10 Adults - only $12

February 2019

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Friday, February 15th 2019
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Friday, February 15th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Friday, February 15th 2019
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Saturday, February 16th 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Sunday, February 17th 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Tuesday, February 19th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Wednesday, February 20th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Thursday, February 21st 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Friday, February 22nd 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Date:
Saturday, February 23rd 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A young woman works as a low-level stenographer and lives with her mother. She follows the rituals that society expects of a woman, however resistant she may feel about them.

March 2019

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Friday, March 1st 2019
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Friday, March 1st 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Friday, March 1st 2019
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Saturday, March 2nd 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Sunday, March 3rd 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Tuesday, March 5th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Wednesday, March 6th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Thursday, March 7th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

The Light in the Piazza – Book by Craig Lucas, Music & Lyrics by Adam Guettel

Date:
Friday, March 8th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Set in beautiful Florence, Italy, in the 1950s, The Light in the Piazza is the story of love both young and old. A naïve American girl named Clara meets Fabrizio, an unassuming Italian boy. As their love blossoms, Clara and her mother, Margaret, are whisked into what feels like a storybook Tuscan romance of high feeling and raw emotion—but there's a secret that could spoil everything.

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Date:
Friday, March 29th 2019
Times:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Friday, March 29th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Saturday, April 6th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Friday, March 29th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Saturday, April 6th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Saturday, March 30th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Sunday, April 7th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Date:
Sunday, March 31st 2019
Times:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

April 2019

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Tuesday, April 2nd 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Wednesday, April 10th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Wednesday, April 3rd 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Thursday, April 11th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Thursday, April 4th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Friday, April 12th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Friday, April 5th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Saturday, April 13th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Start:
Saturday, April 6th 2019
7:30 pm
End:
Sunday, April 14th 2019
9:30 pm

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl Directed by Myeongsik Jason Jang SYNOPSIS In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl re-imagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story. PERFORMANCES March 29, 30, April 2, 3, 4,…

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Friday, April 12th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Friday, April 12th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Saturday, April 13th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Tuesday, April 16th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Wednesday, April 17th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Thursday, April 18th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Friday, April 19th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Harvey by Mary Chase

Date:
Saturday, April 20th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase tells the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a kind and affable man with an unusual best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey.

Spring Dance Concert

Date:
Thursday, April 25th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Tickets are available at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Box Office at 309-438-2535 and online at Ticketmaster.com.