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Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

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Performing Art Center A Family Gem

Diverse dance, theatre, music by world renown and local artists. Desert cafe and gift shop. Quality!

Reviewed August 8, 2017
Eunice B
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Urbana, Illinois
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Uncorked

Always great music for uncorked. Chardonnay and one beer were featured to sample. A married... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2017
Z1546ZUterrim
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Palm Springs, California
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Aug 8, 2017
“Performing Art Center A Family Gem”
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500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3741
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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Attending a concert here this evening. Really looking forward to it. However, came early for dinner at Intermezzo Cafe. Wine was advertised at $5 per glass. When I went to the register my friend and I were each charged $6 per glass. When we brought...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Diverse dance, theatre, music by world renown and local artists. Desert cafe and gift shop. Quality!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Eunice B
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Always great music for uncorked. Chardonnay and one beer were featured to sample. A married couple sang for 2 hours and I loved them. Also bought their cd. They were from Petersburg Illinois. It wasn't crowded. Krannert is a world renowned venue.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Great place to see anything. We were there to see our daughter graduate and it is a great place to see anything.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jerry B
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

University of Illinois students are truly lucky to have such a venue in the city. Not many large towns in this country have such advanced centers for performing arts. Several stages can host large scale events at the same time, student tickets are subsidized and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank O5426ZGmarkj
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Krannert is home for the performing arts at the University of Illinois. The many theaters inside are also used for other events, such as conferences. There are so many great shows to see here. Classical music, jazz, comedy, theater.. all fun!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank ElanKaroll
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

With a daughter in the U of I Dance program, we've seen many performances at Krannert. It is a really nice venue and have enjoyed every event attended. The lobby bar even serves top shelf drinks!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank vintagebikeman
Reviewed October 10, 2016

I visited here for the first time to experience Mahler's 2nd symphony, not sure what to expect. It was a great time! The architecture of the place is very interesting, the orchestra performed flawlessly, and the chorus was a treat! I am looking forward to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 796jeremym
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Krannert Center was built in the late 60s, but you'd never know it. Occupying an entire city block, it contains five theaters, a gift shop, and a small cafe. It has been home to MANY great performances, including Perelman, Stern, Bell, Galway, Ax, many opera...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank djoncich
Reviewed June 15, 2016

It is amazing how various types of international performing art can merge in this small university town, from Russian ballet to Chinese acrobatics, and to pop music concerts. We students can enjoy high-level drama and shows without traveling to large cities, and also at a...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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