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Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

"The Lincoln Center of the Midwest"

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The center covers seven acres and includes four theaters and an outdoor amphitheater. It is host to more than 400 performances a year of about 180 productions. The impressive compound is on the University of Illinois campus and was designed by University of Illinois alumnus Max Abramovitz. He also was on the design team for the Lincoln Center in New York City.

Location: 500 S. Goodwin Av., Champaign Illinois 61821 Telephone 217-333-6700 Toll Free: 800-527-2849

Other Art nearby:
(Decatur) Albert Taylor Theater
(Champaign) Assembly Hall
(Paris) Bicentennial Art Center & Museum
(Decatur) Birk's Museum
(Rockville) Covered Bridge Art Gallery
(Champaign) Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

12/02 Coming to The Champaign area
Lotus World Music and Arts Festival Bloomington IN May10 The annual Lotus World Music and Arts Festival celebrates the diversity, beauty, and joy of music and arts from cultures around the world.
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .
Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair Springfield IL May18-19 Whether you are a serious art collector or are just developing an appreciation, there is original art here for you, in the form of jewelry, sculpture, photography, glassware, pottery, wood, metalwork, oils, watercolors, and other media.
Summer Camp Music Festival Chillicothe IL May24-26 The first Summer Camp Music Festival was held in 2001 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL. About 1,000 attended the festival that year, and enjoyed over 20 bands on 2 stages over the course of 2 days. Since then, Summer Camp Music Festival has grown to more than 15,000 attendees, hosting more than 100 bands on 7 stages over 3 days.
International Horseradish Festival Collinsville IL May31-June2 Admission is always free, parking is always free and musical entertainment is always free at the Horseradish Festival.
Art on Main Fine Arts Festival Canton IL June1-2 This inaugural fine arts festival will feature original art from the best of our Midwest artists. Come to view and to purchase excellent art pieces in a variety of categories: Painting / Drawing, Jewelry, Clay / Ceramic, Photography, Glass, Sculpture, Woven Textiles, and Wood.