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The 2017 Season for the Bradley University Theatre department will present These Shining Lives which opens the season on February 16 through the 26th followed by Twelfth Night April 20 - 30.  For more information on the BU Theatre Dept., call 309-677-2650 or click HERE.


For more information, call 309-620-3164 or visit http://ciballet.com

Central Illinois Ballet, In-Residence at Illinois Central College, opens their season with Dracula on October 28 and 29 at the ICC Performing Arts Center where all their performances are held.  The Nutcracker is up next on December 2 & 3.  In April, Central Illinois Ballet will stage Romeo & Juliet and finish their season with Beauty and the Beast in May.  For more information, call 309-620-3164 or click HERE


For more information, call 676-2196 or click www.CornStockTheatre.com

The Corn Stock Theater 2017 Winter Playhouse Season opens with An Evening of One Acts  on January 13-14, 19-22, 2017 followed by Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson running February 10-11 & 16-19, 2017 and A Man For All Seasons will take the stage March 3-4 & 9-12 2017.   Seaon tickets are $70.  To order tickets and for more information, call 309-676-2196 or click HERE



For more information, call 699-SHOW or visit www.EastlightTheatre.com

Located in the East Peoria High School Auditorium, Eastlight's presents  Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat December 2 - 4 and December 7 - 11.   Full season tickets are available for $84 and other ticket packages are also available. Individual show tickets are $19 for adults, $15 for seniors aged 65+ and $10 for youth through high school. Group ticket discounts are also available for 20 or more people.  Call 309-699-7469 to order tickets or order online at www.tickets.eastlighttheatre.com



For more information, call 694-5136 or visit www.ArtsAtICC.com

The Illinois Central College Guest Artists Subscription Series for 2016-17 Season includes A John Denver Christmas on December 16, The Mind Boggling Variety Show on March 10 and Buddy & Beyond: The History of Rock and Roll on May 19.  The ICC Theatre Program presents The Bone House February 24, 25, 26. In-Residence Ensembles includes the Heritage Ensemble on January 14, Prairie Wind Ensemble on March 19, and the Philharmonic Chorale on May 7.  The ICC Music Program: A Broadway Revue by the ICC Choir Concert March 9, Illinois Central Jazz Train March 21, and ICC Vocal Jazz April 20. Tickets can be purchased at the ICC Box Office, by calling 309-694-5136 or online at www.ArtsatICC.com



For more information, click HERE or call the Box Office at 309-438-2535 or 866-IL-SHAK

The 2017 Illinois Summer Shakespeare Festival celebrates its 40th anniversary and includes A Midsummer Night's Dream, Cymbeline and I Heart Juliet Season tickets range from $33 to $116 and individual tickets range from $12 through $47. All performances take place at Ewing Cultural Center at 48 Sunset Road in Bloomington. For more information and a full schedule, call 309-438-2535 or 866-IL-SHAKE or click HERE



For more information, call 494-9100 or visit www.PeoriaCabaretTheatre.com

For more information, call the Peoria Cabaret Theatre box office at 309-494-9100 or click HERE.



For more information, call 673-3200 for tickets or visit www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com

The Peoria Civic Center's Broadway Theater Series for 2017 includes Cinderella in January, Once the Musical and MAMMA MIA in March.  Season tickets as well as mini season and individual show tickets are on sale now at the Civic Center Box Office or by calling 309-673-3200.  For more information, call 309-673-3200 or click HERE.



For more information, call 688-4473 or visit www.PeoriaPlayers.org

The oldest continuously-running community theatre in Illinois & the 4th oldest theatre in the nation, Peoria Players Theatre's 2017 season includes with Into the Woods running February 3 - 5 and 9 - 12  and continues with August: Osage County running March 10 - 12 and 16 - 19, and concluding with Billy Elliot running May 5 - 7 and 11 - 14. Tickets are $19 (musicals) & $14 (non-musicals) for adults and $12 (musicals) & $9 (non-musicals) for patrons 20 & under.  For more information or to order tickets, call 309-688-4473 or click HERE.

Other Live Performing Arts


For more information, call 339-3943 or visit www.HeartlandFestivalOrchestra.org

The Heartland Festival Orchestra will present its 8th Season with New Year's Greeting:  Vienna to Broadway on January 7, 2017Symphony Idol on March 18, 2017, Springtime in Paris on April 22, 2017 and New World on May 20, 2017 all at the Five Points Performing Art Center in Washington beginning at 7:30 pm. Season tickets are $186 for adults and $42 for students & children and individual show tickets are $35 for adults and $8 for students & children.  For more information, click HERE.



For more information, call 693-6725 or visit www.PeoriaCivicChorale.com 

The Peoria Area Civic Chorale will present Celebrating 35 Years of Music at Five Points Washington on May 5 - 6.  Tickets are $20 for adults, $8 for students and $18 for groups of 10 or more.  Call 309-693-6725 for tickets. 




For more information, call 690-7990 or visit www.peoriaballet.com

The Sleeping Beauty will be presented at FIve Points Washington on April 7 - 8, 2017.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and are available at www.PeoriaBallet.com For more information about the Peoria Ballet, call 309-690-7990 or click HERE



For more information, call 671-1096 or visit www.peoriasymphony.org

Peoria Symphony Orchestra 2017 Season includes Gershwin Matinee on January 22, Romance on February 11,  Nights in the Gardens of Spain on March 11, Heroic Spirit on April 29, and Jubilation on June 3. For season or individual tickets, call 671-1096 or click HERE.



Live Music


Enjoy live music from local and regional bands every Friday at the Contemporary Art Center. Admission is $7 for members ($10 for nonmembers), $6 for student & senior members ($9 for student & senior nonmembers). 16 & younger - $3. Students with valid school ID & seniors age 65 & older.



Find a listing of local Jazz artists plus a full calendar of jazz performances and places where you can hear jazz in the area at http://www.peoriajazz.com/



Enjoy live music every Friday & Saturday night at the Rhythm Kitchen located on the Riverfront. For more information, call 676-9668.



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Garden Theatre

Goodrich Willow Knolls 14 Cinemas

Kerasotes ShowPlace 14

Landmark Cinemas

Morton Cinemas

Peoria Riverfront Museum Giant Screen Theater

Palace Theatre

Carmike 18 Grand Prairie (Formerly Rave Motion Pictures)

Sunnyland Cinema 10

Town Theatre

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