Arts at Millikin

View all of Millikin University's upcoming art events from Kirkland Fine Arts Center, School of Theatre and Dance, School of Music and Art Department below. Stay up-to-date with Arts at Millikin, which is a monthly newsletter administered by the College of Fine Arts to share news and happenings across all of our programs and venues at Millikin.

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2021-2022 Season Brochure

  • Art Department

    Here in the Art Department, we offer a wide range of experiences ranging from techniques employed in computer art and design, to the immersion in various studio practices of creation and critique. Through it all, we make an effort to connect the theoretical to the practical through lectures, exhibitions, studio practice, seminars and internships. We invite you to come and see what we are doing.

  • Arts Technology & Administration

    The Arts Technology and Administration Department provides students with the skills and Performance Learning experiences necessary to make a life and a living in the arts. Discover your path.

  • Kirkland Fine Arts Center & The College of Fine Arts

    Kirkland Fine Arts Center serves as a cultural storefront for Millikin’s College of Fine Arts. We are committed to supporting artistic endeavors, opening minds, inspiring hearts, and providing rich community experiences. Making memories; shaping futures. Join us as we explore conception, performance, social consciousness, and thought-provoking art-forms.

  • The School of Music

    Music is life at Millikin. Our accomplished faculty will show you that dreams and reality aren’t so far apart as they play alongside you, learn with you, and help develop the talent you’ve only begun to tap into!

  • The Millikin School of Theatre & Dance

    Millikin's School of Theatre and Dance is a nationally-recognized program, offering conservatory style training rooted in a liberal arts education. Our students learn by practicing their craft at a high level throughout their training, with and for successful practitioners including our faculty, staff, alums and theatre professionals across the industry.


December 9, 2021 7:12 PM
Virginia Rogers Theatre | $10 Free with Millikin Student ID  Thursday, December, 9, 2021 | 7:30 p.m. Friday, December, 10, 2021 | 7:30 p.m. 
February 12, 2022 7:02 PM
Albert Taylor Theatre | Free  This exciting performance is a celebration of world cultures that allows audiences to experience the art of
February 24, 2022 7:02 PM
Virginia Rogers Theatre | $15  Free with Millikin Student ID Thursday, February 24, 2022 | 7:30p.m.  Friday, February 25, 2022 | 7:30p.m.
April 7, 2022 7:04 PM
Virginia Rogers Theatre | $15  Free with Millikin Student ID  Thursday, April 7, 2022 | 7:30p.m. Friday, April 8. 2022 | 7:30p.m. Saturday, April
May 5, 2022 7:05 PM
Virginia Rogers Theatre | $20  Free with Millikin Student ID  Thursday, May 5, 2022 | 7:30p.m. Friday, May 6, 2022 | 7:30p.m. Saturday, May 7,

College of Fine Arts News

ACDA dancers
Millikin Dancers Attend ACDA
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 2:45pm
Millikin Dancers Attend ACDA This year marks Millikin’s 3rd time attending the regional conference for the American College Dance Association. Hosted on the campus of Missouri State...
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Eidolan Student Woodwind Quintet
Festive Woodwinds
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 11:30am
Festive Woodwinds The Eidolan Student Woodwind Quintet (coach Professor Claire Taylor) and the Millikin Oboe Bassoon Society (faculty advisor Professor Tina Nicholson) performed at the...
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School of Theatre and Dance
School of Theatre and Dance Alumni in the News
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 2:30pm
School of Theatre and Dance Alumni in the News In an industry where unemployment rates among union members consistently hover around 88% - 90%, booking work is not just challenging, it’s...
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Woodwind Performance
The Millikin Faculty Woodwind Quintet Performance
Monday, November 26, 2018 - 2:30pm
The Millikin Faculty Woodwind Quintet Performance The Millikin faculty Woodwind Quintet, which consist of Amanda Pond; flute, Tina Nicholson; oboe, David Cook; clarinet, Steve Schepper;...
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Ty Defoe
Storytelling Workshop with Ty Defoe
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 11:15am
Storytelling Workshop with Ty Defoe On November 28, guest artist Ty Defoe visited Millikin's campus to hold a storytelling workshop and spend time with students and faculty talking about...
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Arts Technology Field Trip
College of Fine Arts
Arts Technology Field Trip
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 11:00am
Arts Technology Field Trip On October 23, Arts Technology Chair Jessa Wilcoxen and several students went to St. Louis of for an action packed day trip. They participated in multiple...
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Martin Atkins
College of Fine Arts
Public Image? Unlimited!
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 9:30am
Public Image? Unlimited! Millikin’s Coordinator of Music Business, Martin Atkins, has been at the center of the industry for more than 40 years. The past 3 weeks, however, have been...
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Homecoming Logo
College of Fine Arts
Welcome home, MU!!!!
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 2:45pm
Welcome home, MU!!!! Homecoming is a special time for ALL of our Big Blue family – and the variety of activities taking place this weekend, October 5-7, reflects the wide range of...
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Faculty Recital Series
College of Fine Arts
Faculty Recital Series
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 2:00pm
Faculty Recital Series:  The 2018-19 Season at a Glance Millikin University School of Music is pleased to announce an exciting fifth season of the Faculty Recital Series. The...
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Perkinson Music Center
Celebrating the School of Music Faculty
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 11:45am
Celebrating the School of Music Faculty The Millikin School of Music will begin its yearlong celebration honoring the work of five retiring faculty members occurring at the end of the 2018...
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