Doudna 2021-2022 season announced

Corryn Brock, News Editor

The Doudna Fine Arts Center has announced 11 performances for the 2021-2022 Premier Season.

Performances will vary in content, including “productions produced locally and guest artists from around the world.

The performances are as follows:

• Dynamo; Sept. 1, 2021

• Le Cirque: Spirit of the Machine; Sep. 9, 2021

• Cordis Condition Blue; Oct. 5, 2021

• Rolston String Quartet; Oct. 29, 2021

• Bette Davis; Nov. 18, 2021

• Bob Sheppard/63rd Jazz Festival; Feb. 4 2022

• Talisk; Feb. 17, 2022

• The Visitor; Feb. 26, 2022

• Little Women: The Musical; Mar. 3-6, 2022

• The Reminders; Mar. 10, 2022

• Las Cafeteras; Apr. 7, 2022

When ordering tickets there is an opportunity to become a “Friend of Doudna” through one of the various support levels. Support levels start at $25.

According to a press release from the Doudna Fine Arts Center, “Your support will help sustain the many performances the Doudna and our departments of Music and Theatre produce throughout the year. Each level of support brings with it special events!”

Tickets can be purchased online at eiu.edu/doudna or at doudnatix.com. The season can also be viewed on both sites.

Tickets can also be purchased by calling 217-581-3110 or by stopping by the Box Office in the Doudna Fine Arts Center between 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays and 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays.

Before student were sent home in the Spring 2020 some performances were had in the 2019-2020 Premier Season. I’ve Got a Little Twist, Kristina Reiko Cooper Trio – Around the World With Love and Hedy! The Life & Inventions of Hedy Lamarr were among the few event held before the Doudna Fine Arts Center halted performances.

 

Corryn Brock can be reached at 581-2812 or at [email protected]