High School Portfolio Day Reception

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Student Gallery, 131D

Please join the Illinois Central College Art Program reception and awards ceremony and help us celebrate the many talented and aspiring young art students in our district who recently submitted their portfolios for evaluation by ICC Art program faculty. This experience presented an exciting opportunity for local high school students to engage in a juried... Read more »

Martin Luther King, Jr. Choral Celebration

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Spend an evening at the Performing Arts Center for the Heritage Ensemble’s 23rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Choral Celebration. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $8 for children and are available at the Box Office.

The Other End of the Stethoscope by Marcus Engel, Compassion Consultant

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

As a college freshman, Marcus Engel was blinded and nearly killed after being struck by a drunk driver. Through two years of rehab, over 350 hours of reconstructive facial surgery, and adaptation through a multitude of life changes, Marcus witnessed the good, the bad, and the profound in patient care. Now, he speaks to healthcare professionals about... Read more »

The Other End of the Stethoscope by Marcus Engel, Compassion Consultant

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

As a college freshman, Marcus Engel was blinded and nearly killed after being struck by a drunk driver. Through two years of rehab, over 350 hours of reconstructive facial surgery, and adaptation through a multitude of life changes, Marcus witnessed the good, the bad, and the profound in patient care. Now, he speaks to healthcare professionals about... Read more »

Black Excellence Showcase

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Harvesting Dreams invites you to celebrate Black History Month by enjoying an evening performance showcasing the skills and talents of African American ICC students and local community members. Come out and support the amazing talent in our community! Admission is free and open to everyone.

Carrie Pearce Artist Talk

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Gallery 336B

Artist Carrie Pearce will give a talk about her current artwork being exhibited in Gallery 336B. In her Artist Statement, Carrie says, "I combine paint and assemblage to create a marriage of my inspiration and passion…utilizing the objects to tell stories, which explore the depths of movement, layering, and composition." Please join us as we... Read more »

#BeHereTomorrow, A Story of Hope, Healing, and Recovery

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Kevin Hines is a storyteller. He is a best-selling author, global public speaker, and award-winning documentary filmmaker. In the year 2000, Kevin attempted to take his life by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge. Many factors contributed to his miraculous survival including a sea lion which kept him afloat until the Coast Guard arrived. Kevin... Read more »

John Boylan Art Exhibition

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center, Gallery

Join the Illinois Central College Art Program at the Performing Arts Center Gallery for an exhibition by local artist John Boylan. John creates mixed-media artwork using bright and colorful tones across multiple layers of joyous texture and design. He’s just as happy painting as he is editing photos, entertaining, or building a mini skyscraper out... Read more »

Women Playing Hamlet

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

She's Hamlet. But not the one you know. Jessica lands the dream role, but it's a nightmare. Her coach is a tyrant, baristas mock her youth, and even Sir Patrick Stewart's a foe. Can she conquer doubt and defy expectations as the Bard's most iconic prince? "Woman Playing Hamlet": rip-roaring fun for Shakespeare lovers and... Read more »

Women Playing Hamlet

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

She's Hamlet. But not the one you know. Jessica lands the dream role, but it's a nightmare. Her coach is a tyrant, baristas mock her youth, and even Sir Patrick Stewart's a foe. Can she conquer doubt and defy expectations as the Bard's most iconic prince? "Woman Playing Hamlet": rip-roaring fun for Shakespeare lovers and... Read more »

Women Playing Hamlet

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

She's Hamlet. But not the one you know. Jessica lands the dream role, but it's a nightmare. Her coach is a tyrant, baristas mock her youth, and even Sir Patrick Stewart's a foe. Can she conquer doubt and defy expectations as the Bard's most iconic prince? "Woman Playing Hamlet": rip-roaring fun for Shakespeare lovers and... Read more »

Heartland Festival Orchestra Presents Musical Fables

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Enjoy great musical storytelling to delight the imagination of all ages. Plucky young Peter’s battle of wits with the Wolf, the quirky caricatures of Carnival of the Animals, and Poulenc’s humorous Concerto for Two Pianos make for a fun and light-hearted concert adventure. It features local radio celebrity Greg Batton as narrator and piano soloists,... Read more »

Women Playing Hamlet

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

She's Hamlet. But not the one you know. Jessica lands the dream role, but it's a nightmare. Her coach is a tyrant, baristas mock her youth, and even Sir Patrick Stewart's a foe. Can she conquer doubt and defy expectations as the Bard's most iconic prince? "Woman Playing Hamlet": rip-roaring fun for Shakespeare lovers and... Read more »

Women Playing Hamlet

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

She's Hamlet. But not the one you know. Jessica lands the dream role, but it's a nightmare. Her coach is a tyrant, baristas mock her youth, and even Sir Patrick Stewart's a foe. Can she conquer doubt and defy expectations as the Bard's most iconic prince? "Woman Playing Hamlet": rip-roaring fun for Shakespeare lovers and... Read more »

Concert Choir Broadway Revue

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Join the ICC Concert Choir for an evening filled with showstopping Broadway tunes from In the Heights, Funny Girl, Wizard of Oz, The Gondoliers, and so much more! This is always an event not to be missed! Free and open to the public.

Peoria Pops Orchestra

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center

Join us for a spectacular St. Patrick's Day symphony concert "Erin's Isle in Concert," featuring an enchanting blend of classical masterpieces and beloved Irish melodies. The orchestra will take you on a musical journey through Ireland's rich cultural heritage. Experience the magic of Irish music as the orchestra brings to life the spirit of St.... Read more »

Peggy West Art Exhibition

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Gallery 336B

Join the Illinois Central College Art Program in Gallery 336B for an exhibition by award-winning local artist Peggy West. Peggy's art style is printmaking, and she specializes in realistic botanical illustrations. She holds a Morton Arboretum certificate in Botanical Arts and Illustration and is a University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist. Her work has been... Read more »

ICC Faculty Recital

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Lecture Recital Hall, 127F

Enjoy a large variety of musical selections from ICC music professors in specialties like organ, piano, vocals, trumpet, violin, and more. Free admission and open to the public.

John Boylan Artist Talk

East Peoria Campus, Performing Arts Center, Gallery

You are invited to attend a talk by John Boylan, a mixed media artist who uses bright and colorful tones across multiple layers of joyous texture and design. He’s just as happy painting as he is editing photos, entertaining, or building a mini skyscraper out of raisins. There is no denying his love for pop... Read more »

Peggy West Art Exhibition

East Peoria Campus, Academic Building, Gallery 336B

The Illinois Central College Art Program invites you to an artist talk by award-winning local artist Peggy West. Peggy's art style is printmaking, and she specializes in realistic botanical illustrations. She holds a Morton Arboretum certificate in Botanical Arts and Illustration and is a University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist. Peggy’s print shop, Wild Type... Read more »