The Department of Art, Music and Theatre fosters study in the practical application of various arts disciplines, as well as study in the historical, cultural, and philosophical underpinnings of each discipline.

 

University of Illinois Springfield

Visual Arts

Visual Arts majors study the arts in a context that emphasizes the acquisition of skills in various studio disciplines as well as the understanding of historical and philosophical concepts in art.
 

University of Illinois Springfield

Music

The UIS Music program welcomes students from all majors and colleges within the University to take classes in ethnomusicology, music history, music theory, music technology and music performance.
 

University of Illinois Springfield

Theatre

The UIS Theatre program offers UIS students the opportunity to further develop their talents as theatre artists by working with great dramatic literature in the classroom and on the stage.

Department Events
Apr 06, 07:30 pm
Directed by Missy Thibodeaux-Thompson  Mary, Fanny, and Alexandra bushwhack their way through Terra Incognita--the globe's final…
Apr 07, 07:30 pm
Directed by Missy Thibodeaux-Thompson  Mary, Fanny, and Alexandra bushwhack their way through Terra Incognita--the globe's final…
Apr 08, 07:30 pm
Directed by Missy Thibodeaux-Thompson Mary, Fanny, and Alexandra bushwhack their way through Terra Incognita--the globe's final…

Art, Music and Theatre News

Sep 19, 2019
The University of Illinois Springfield Visual Arts Gallery is pleased to present “Value Added,” an exhibition of mixed media sculptures by Springfield native…
Aug 22, 2019
The University of Illinois Springfield Visual Arts Gallery is pleased to present “Tectonic Soliloquy,” an immersive mixed-media installation by Minnesota-…
Apr 10, 2019
The University of Illinois Springfield Visual Arts Program will present multiple exhibits featuring the work of its alumni and current students. All exhibits…
Mar 12, 2019
The University of Illinois Springfield Visual Arts Gallery is pleased to announce a curatorial walkthrough for its current exhibition, “The Magnificently…
Feb 14, 2019
The University of Illinois Springfield Visual Arts Gallery is pleased to present “The Magnificently Mundane,” a group exhibition that presents works selected…