The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

1 University Pkwy
University Park IL  60484

Phone: (708) 235-2222

The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University is celebrating 20 years of enhancing the cultural landscape of the Chicago Southland!!!

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Mon: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm



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Past Events

CSIFF Student Short Film Competition

CSIFF Student Short Film Competition
04:00 pm - 09/15/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

The Chicago Southland International Film Festival is a film festival located in University Park, IL and hosted by Governors State University. With core values of...

CSIFF Feature Film Showcase

CSIFF Feature Film Showcase
02:00 pm - 08/04/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

The Chicago Southland International Film Festival is a film festival located in University Park, IL and hosted by Governors State University. With core values of...

The Blues Hip Hop Experience

The Blues Hip Hop Experience
08:00 pm - 04/21/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Join us for a one-night only concert exploring the rich blues legacy of Chicago and its parallels to hip-hop. Music has long served as a vehicle to give voice to...

For Colored Girls

For Colored Girls
08:00 pm - 04/05/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Come join us for stories of love, loss and empowerment. for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf contains mature content—and this...

Dance To The Movies

Dance To The Movies
07:30 pm - 03/08/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

GSU Dance Company presents Dance to the Movies! Thursday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $15 and $10 for Students Celebrate dance, inspired by the big screen, through...

Caroline, or Change

Caroline, or Change
08:00 pm - 02/02/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Southland Area Theatre Ensemble presents Caroline, or Change; a ground-breaking musical! Set in one of the most dramatic times in America's history, the Tony-nominated...

Lift Every Voice, Opera Up Close

Lift Every Voice, Opera Up Close
04:00 pm - 01/21/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Join three local opera singers for Lift Every Voice, a celebration of the black experience through opera, musical Broadway, spirituals and art songs on Sunday, January...

50 Years of Stevie Wonder by Sons of Serendip

50 Years of Stevie Wonder by Sons of Serendip
08:00 pm - 01/13/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Saturday, January 13, 2018 6 p.m. Dinner Reception featuring comfort food 8 p.m. 50 Years of Wonder Performance $36/$28 for the Performance plus $22 for Dinner Reception...

Winter Wonderland and 50 Years of Stevie Wonder

Winter Wonderland and 50 Years of Stevie Wonder
08:00 pm - 01/13/2018

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Saturday, January 13, 2018 6 p.m. Dinner Reception featuring comfort food 8 p.m. 50 Years of Wonder by Sons of Serendip Performance $36/$28 for the Performance plus...

The Nutcracker presented by Salt Creek Ballet

The Nutcracker presented by Salt Creek Ballet
01:00 pm - 12/09/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Kick off your holiday season with a magical tale featuring Tchaikovsky’s enchanting score, a gorgeous set & costumes, waltzing flowers, giant mice, and the Sugar...

Nativity

Nativity
07:30 pm - 12/02/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Are you ready to make a Joyful Noise? Come out and see Nativity A Musical Tribute. Starring Congo Square and Studio One Dance Theatre. Tickets available now at the...

Aretha Franklin: Queen of Soul Starring Donica Lynn

Aretha Franklin: Queen of Soul Starring Donica Lynn
08:00 pm - 11/18/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Join us on Nov. 18th as the award-winning Chicago Dreamgirl Donica Lynn triumphs in an awe-inspiring homage to the legendary Aretha Franklin. Lynn earned critical...

How I Became A Pirate

How I Became A Pirate
02:00 pm - 11/12/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Ahoy Boys and Girls! Dallas Children's Theater presents a swashbuckling family musical, based on the book by Melinda Long. It's time to set sail to new worlds,...

The Scarlett Letter

The Scarlett Letter
08:00 pm - 11/04/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Join us Nov. 4th & 5th as GSU Theatre and Performance Studies presents Sarah Saltwick's The Scarlett Letter! Set in the historical time period of Hawthorne’s...

Starting Over presented by Mpaact Theatre

Starting Over presented by Mpaact Theatre
08:00 pm - 10/21/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Young lovers from an intolerant small town reunite years later in a major city. Their difficult past must be reconciled with an even more difficult present: one...

LGBT Drama Starting Over

LGBT Drama Starting Over
08:00 pm - 10/21/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Tickets: $28 $10 for Students with I.D. Tickets are available at centertickets.net or at 708.235.2222. Discounted tickets are not available online. Young lovers...

Stomping Grounds Festival

Stomping Grounds Festival
08:00 pm - 10/07/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Chicago Human Rhythm Project presents Stomping Grounds Festival Saturday, October 7 at 8 p.m. Tickets: $28 Explore our common heritage as rhythmic beings. This...

Alumni and Friends Event

Alumni and Friends Event
06:00 pm - 10/07/2017

At The Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University

Please join us on Oct. 7th for an Alumni and Friends event! Reconnect with professors, classmates and the GSU family at this Family and Friends Weekend event brought...

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