Sangamon Auditorium at UIS  

Educational Programs


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Class Acts logo Class Acts – The goal of Class Acts, Sangamon Auditorium's daytime performing arts series for youth, is to present artistic, educational, and high quality performances for young audiences.  Attending these performances supports teachers' efforts to meet the Illinois State Standards in Fine Arts and the Common Core standars for literacy, equipping students with important 21st century skills.
The 2014-2015 Class Acts season is sponsored by PNC.PNC
Class Pass logo
ClassPass – Through the ClassPass discount ticket program, groups of students in grades K-12 can attend performances of Sangamon Auditorium’s evening and weekend event at a significantly reduced cost.
Partners in Education – In an effort to provide professional development workshops for area teachers, Sangamon Auditorium and Springfield Public Schools have become a partnership team in the Partners in Education program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Grow Up Great
Arts Start – Through the Arts Start program, supported through a grant from the PNC Foundation's Grow Up Great initiative, preschool students in the Springfield Urban League's Head Start program are introduced to the performing arts.
Star Rewards
UIS Students – Sangamon Auditorium offers several ways UIS students can be involved, including volunteer ushering, ticket discounts, and special educational opportunities.  If you have any ideas for ways work with Sangamon Auditorium, please contact Amy Zepp at 217.206.6150 or  We are always happy to have students involved in what we do!
  Community Participation – Sangamon Auditorium offers a number of educational activities throughout the season in connection with performances.  Activities include pre-show discussions, master classes, and more!

For more information about education initiatives, please contact Amy Zepp at 217.206.6150.



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