Arts at Millikin 2022-23 Season

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.

March 2022

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  • School of Art & Creative Media

    Here in the School of Art & Creative Media, 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.

  • Community Arts Academy

    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 8, 2022 7:12 PM
Solstice: A Concert of Dance Thursday, December 8, 2022, 7:30 pm Friday, December 9, 2022, 7:30 pm Saturday, December 10, 2022, 2:00 pm  
March 9, 2023 7:03 PM
Fairview Thursday, March 9, 2023, 7:30 pm Friday, March 10, 2023, 7:30 pm Saturday, March 11, 2023, 7:30 pm Sunday, March 12, 2023, 2:00 pm  
April 13, 2023 7:04 PM
Into the Woods Thursday, April 13, 2023, 7:30 pm Friday, April 14, 2023, 7:30 pm Saturday, April 15, 2023, 7:30 pm Sunday, April 16, 2023, 2:00 pm
May 11, 2023 7:05 PM
A Pair of Puccinis Thursday, May 11, 2023, 7:30 pm Friday, May 12, 2023, 7:30 pm Saturday, May 13, 2023, 7:30 pm Sunday May 14, 2023, 2:00 pm

College of Fine Arts News

College of Fine Arts Kirkland Fine Arts Center
Vespers Celebrates Its 63rd Year of Choral Excellence
Monday, November 7, 2022 - 10:15am
Vespers, from the Latin vespera, meaning evening. And later, from the Old French, for evensong. By the 15th and 16th centuries in the Anglican, Lutheran, Catholic and Orthodox...
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Elf the musical
College of Fine Arts Kirkland Fine Arts Center Theatre & Dance
Start the Holidays Early with Elf The Musical
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 - 3:15pm
Millikin School of Theatre & Dance and Kirkland Fine Arts Center Start the Holidays Early with Elf The Musical Featuring the Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra Elf The Musical...
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Alumni & Friends Arts College of Fine Arts Music
Dr. C. Kimm Hollis Donates Hollis Prize Collection to Archive
Monday, October 24, 2022 - 2:30pm
Dr. C. Kimm Hollis, a 1972 Millikin alumnus and retired department chair, Professor of Music, and Artist-in-Residence Emeritus at Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana, as well as founding...
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Millikin Community Arts Academy (MCAA) expands programming
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 1:45pm
Millikin Community Arts Academy (MCAA) expands programming to serve Decatur residents, pre-school through adulthood! Music, theatre and group exercise offered at affordable rates for all...
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Arts Campus College of Fine Arts Kirkland Fine Arts Center Theatre & Dance
World-class tango dancers and musicians come to Kirkland Fine Arts Center in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month
Monday, September 26, 2022 - 11:45am
Kirkland Fine Arts Center celebrates Hispanic American Heritage Month with the award-winning show, Tango Del Cielo, on Saturday, October 15 at 7:30pm. Based in San Francisco, Tango Del...
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College of Fine Arts & Kirkland Fine Arts Center announce Performance Season
Thursday, August 25, 2022 - 10:00am
Millikin University’s College of Fine Arts and Kirkland Fine Arts Center are pleased to announce the 2022-23 Performing Arts Season. For more than 50 years, Kirkland Fine Arts Center and...
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Andrew Tufano and Steven Klenk
Academic Campus College of Fine Arts Theatre & Dance
A Dream Opportunity: Millikin students join touring cast of "Emojiland"
Friday, May 13, 2022 - 2:15pm
Millikin theatre students land roles through nationwide social media casting call Soon-to-be Millikin University theatre graduates Andrew Tufano and Steven Klenk have landed a "dream come...
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Academic Campus College of Fine Arts Community Music
Millikin's Midwest Music Expo connects aspiring artists
Monday, May 9, 2022 - 12:30pm
Music industry creative conference shines light on community Millikin University's Midwest Music Expo (MmX™) is a music industry creative conference that shines the light on artists...
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Millikin University Dance Studio
Academic Alumni & Friends College of Fine Arts Theatre & Dance
Millikin Dance Film Festival opens door to creating new choreography
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 9:15am
"Our students were gaining new skills in dance filmmaking." Millikin University dance students are gaining new skills in dance filmmaking thanks to the School of Theatre & Dance's...
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Millikin Hollis Prize
Academic Alumni & Friends Campus College of Fine Arts Music
Millikin Saxophonist receives School of Music's most prestigious prize
Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 1:00pm
Hollis Prize 20th Anniversary celebrates musical excellence and the future of Kaeuper Hall The Hollis Prize competition showcases and celebrates the best of the best among instrumentalists...
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