Through the Class Acts series of daytime performances, your students can experience artistic, educational, and high quality performances created for young audiences. Attendance at any Class Acts performance can help your students meet Common Core Standards in Reading, which include dance, music, theatre, and visual arts within the definition of a "text." Class Acts attendance can also help your students meet elements of the new Illinois Arts Learning Standards, which have gone into effect starting with the 2018-2019 school year.
We hope you will integrate this arts experience into your classroom by using the Teacher Guide, which is mailed 3-4 weeks before the performance. The Teacher Guide includes Attendance Information with a campus map, arrival procedures, and information about appropriate behavior.
If your class includes low income students, please ask the Ticket Office about out Seat Scholarship Program.
Confirmation & Payment: You must confirm the total number of attendees 3 weeks before the performance. If your order is not confirmed by this deadline, your seats will be given to the next group on our wait list. Once the final number is confirmed, no seats may be released; based on availability, seats may be added to your confirmed order. Payment must be received 2 weeks before the performance. Payment can be made by credit card, money order, cash, or check payable to UIS PAC and mailed to:
UIS Ticket Office
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS PAC 292
Springfield, IL 62703-5407
Cancellation: All sales are final. If your school is officially closed or delayed on a performance day, you will be allowed to exchange your tickets for another Class Acts performance within the same school year. You must notify the UIS Ticket Office by calling (217) 206-6160 within one day of the performance if your school is cancelled or delayed before any adjustment can be made to your account.
Accessibility Services: Students with accessible seating needs will be seated with their escort in the appropriate area, which may be separate from the rest of the group. If advance notice has not been arranged, every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate your group based on remaining available seating upon your arrival. Accessibility services may not be available for every performance. Services are not arranged until requested and are contingent on the availability of the service providers.
Recommended Grade Levels: We recommend grade levels based on information provided by the performance company. If you have questions about the content of a performance, please contact Amy Zepp at (217) 206-6150 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
All events are subject to change.