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.

September 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.


October 13, 2022 7:10 PM
Everybody Location: Virginia Rogers Theatre Tickets: $15
November 11, 2022 7:11 PM
Elf The Musical Book by Thomas Meehan & Bob Martin Music by Matthew Sklar     Lyrics by Chad Beguelin  
December 8, 2022 7:12 PM
Solstice: A Concert of Dance Location: Virginia Rogers Theatre  Tickets: $15
March 9, 2023 7:03 PM
Fairview Location: Virginia Rogers Theatre Tickets: $15
April 13, 2023 7:04 PM
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Book by James Lapine Location: Virginia Rogers Theatre Tickets: $20
May 11, 2023 7:05 PM
Scores by Giacomo Puccini Libretti by Giovacchino Forzano Location: Virginia Rogers Theatre Tickets: $20

College of Fine Arts News

Charles Quigless III
Campus College of Fine Arts Music
Millikin student to perform at Super Bowl weekend charity fashion show
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 10:15am
Charles Quigless III to perform at annual charity fashion show hosted by NFL Players' Wives Association Millikin University student and aspiring rapper, C-Quig, Charles Quigless III, has...
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Audrianna Bartholomew
Academic Alumni & Friends Campus College of Fine Arts Music Theatre & Dance
Millikin's Audrianna Bartholomew named NextGen National Vocal Competition finalist
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 2:15pm
Final competition set for March 20 Recent Millikin University graduate Audrianna Bartholomew, of Pasadena, Calif., has been named a finalist in the 5th Annual NextGen National Competition...
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Academic Admissions Arts Campus College of Fine Arts Communication Tabor School of Business
Millikin announces Arts Administration/MBA dual degree program and Business Communication major
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 11:45am
Millikin launches accelerated path for combined Arts Administration and MBA degrees Millikin University has announced an opportunity for undergraduates to accelerate their careers in arts...
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Audri Bartholomew Millikin University
Campus College of Fine Arts Community Music Theatre & Dance
Recent Millikin graduate named semifinalist in NextGen National Vocal Competition
Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:15pm
Audrianna Bartholomew among 30 semifinalists chosen to compete in national competition Audrianna Bartholomew, of Pasadena, Calif., who recently earned a Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre...
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David Cook Millikin University
Academic Campus College of Fine Arts Music
Millikin Clarinet Choir invited to perform at ClarinetFest® 2022
Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 2:45pm
Millikin Clarinet Choir to perform four musical selections at conference The Millikin University Clarinet Choir has been invited to perform at ClarinetFest® 2022 June 29-July 3 at the...
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Millikin Arts Technology Expo
Academic Arts Campus Center for Entrepreneurship College of Fine Arts Student Organizations Student Success
Millikin students showcase talents at Arts Technology Expo
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 10:45am
Arts Tech Expo gives artists, communicators opportunity to display efforts The third floor of the University Commons at Millikin University was buzzing with arts and activity on Tuesday,...
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Shannon Cook Millikin University
Academic Arts Campus College of Fine Arts Community
Millikin student's artwork pays tribute to strength of local community
Monday, November 29, 2021 - 4:00pm
Student's three-panel mural shows generosity of Macon County Millikin University art education major Shannon Cook describes her work as "kind of all over the place," which is why...
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Nat Long Millikin University
Academic Biology Campus College of Arts & Sciences College of Fine Arts Student Spotlight Student Success Theatre & Dance
Millikin's Nat Long named 2021 Lincoln Laureate
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 10:15am
Theatre and biology double major honored for leadership and service Nat Long (they/them), a theatre and biology major, was honored as Millikin University's recipient of the Lincoln Academy...
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Kade Nylen and Jessa Wilcoxen
Academic Arts Campus College of Fine Arts Community
Millikin professor and student team up with researchers to develop mental health app
Monday, November 15, 2021 - 10:00am
Millikin duo pilot mental health app for managing anxiety Part of Millikin University's mission of Performance Learning is centered on collaboration, whether that's working alongside third...
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Empty Chili Bowl Millikin
Academic Arts Campus College of Fine Arts Community
Every Bowl Counts
Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 3:15pm
Millikin art students craft ceramic artisan bowls to help local families Each fall, students from Millikin University's Art Department come together to handcraft chili bowls that are sold...
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