Explore Peoria Illinois | Business Directory | Classified Ads | Contact Us | Events Calendar | Newsletter | Peoria Area Gas Prices | Peoria Restaurants | Search   

Navigation

Explore Peoria Illinois
About Us
Articles
Automotive
Business Directory
Charities & Non-Profits
Classified Ads
CNN News
Contact Us
Contest Winners
Coupons
Daily Crossword Puzzle
Events Calendar
FAQs
Forums
Fundraising Opportunity
Games
Ladies First Magazine
Link to ExplorePeoria.com
Local Links
Neighborhood Information
New to Peoria?
Newsletter
Peoria Area Blogs
Peoria Area Communties
Peoria Area Gas Prices
Peoria Area Golf Courses
Peoria Area Kids Activities
Peoria Area Parks
Peoria Area Shopping
Peoria Area Sports
Peoria Area Weather
Peoria Attractions
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
Peoria Chiefs 2014 Schedule
Peoria Civic Center
Peoria Entertainment
Peoria Events
Peoria History
Peoria Hotels
Peoria Job Listings
Peoria News Headlines
Peoria Restaurants
Peoria Rivermen Schedule
Peoria RiverFront Assoc.
Photo Contest
Real Estate
Refer a Friend
Videos


Peoria Attractions

Check out our
Peoria Attractions
Information

Find info on
Peoria Culture

Peoria Entertainment
Peoria Events
Peoria Festivals
Peoria History
Peoria Wineries



 
Peoria Entertainment

Peoria Area Entertainment

Theatre

 

For more information, call 309-965-2545 or click www.Barn2.com

Barn II Dinner Theatre in Goodfield's 2014 season includes The Paisley Convertible January 16 - March 2, Another Round of Beer for Breakfast March 6 - April 20, Boeing, Boeing April 24 -June 15, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown June 19 - July 27, Is There Life After Fifty? July 31 - September 14, The Fox on the Fairway September 18 - November 2 & An Old Fashioned Christmas November 6 - December 31.  Performances are Thursdays - Sundays with admission running between $33 - $39.  For more information, call 309-965-2545 or click HERE.

 

 



For more information, call 677-2660 or visit http://Slane.Bradley.edu/Theatre-Arts

The 2014-15 Season for the Bradley University Theatre department will present Spring Awakening which opens the season September 25 - October 5 followed by Proof November 13 - 23. WinterFest 2015 runs February 19 - March 1 and As You Like It will be presented in April 16 - 26.  For more information on the BU Theatre Dept., call 309-677-2650 or click HERE.

 

 



For more information, call 676-2196 or click www.CornStockTheatre.com

The Corn Stock Theater 2013-4 Winter Playhouse season opens with Evil Dead the Musical in October, followed by The Graduate in November and Relatively Speaking taking the stage also in November. A Piece of My Heart will run in January followed by Art in February and Superior Donuts in March. Seaon tickets are $50.  To order tickets and for more information, call 309-676-2196 or click HERE

 

 

For more information, call 699-SHOW or visit www.EastlightTheatre.com

Located in the East Peoria High School Auditorium, Eastlight's 2013 Season begins with Dream Girls April 19 -21 & 24 - 27 followed by Jeckyl & Hyde June 21 - 23 and 26 - 29, then Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Regional Premier) August 2 - 4 & 7 - 10, their Youthlight Production of  Disney's Tarzan running September 13 -15 and 18 -21 and finishing off with Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat December 5 - 8 & December 11 -14 Full season tickets are available for $84 and other ticket packages are also available. Individual show tickets are $19 for adults, $15 for seniors aged 65+ and $10 for youth through high school. Group ticket discounts are also available for 20 or more people.  Call 309-699-7469 to order tickets or order online at http://tickets.eastlighttheatre.com/

 

 

For more information, call 694-5136 or visit www.ArtsAtICC.com

The Illinois Central College Guest Artists Subscription Series for 2013-14 Season includes Lisa Rock in "Close to You" the Music of the Carpenters in August, "My Favorite Things" A Broadway Revue featuring the Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein in October, The Second City Comedy Troupe in November, Mike Toomey's TV & Me in February, Thomas Pandolfi "Into the Night with Gerswhin" in March & War Bonds:  The Songs & Letters of WWII in May.  Tickets are $105 for a season ticket including all 6 shows or a 4 Pack of Shows is $75.  Individual tickets are $25 for the general public and $10 for students and are available at the ICC Box Office or by calling 309-694-5136.

 

 


For more information, click HERE or call the Box Office at 309-438-2535 or 866-IL-SHAK

The 2013 Summer Illinois Shakespeare Festival season includes Comedy of Errors, MacBeth and Failure, A Love Story. Season tickets range from $79 to $119 and individual tickets range from $27 through $47. All performances take place at Ewing Cultural Center at 48 Sunset Road in Bloomington. For more information and a full schedule, call 309-438-2535 or 866-IL-SHAKE or click HERE

 

 




For more information, call 494-9100 or visi www.PrairieCabaretTheatre.com

For more information, call the Peoria Cabaret Theatre box office at 309-494-9100 or click HERE.

 

 

For more information, call 673-3200 for tickets or visit www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com

The Peoria Civic Center's Broadway Theater Series for 2013-14 includes Chicago in September, Memphis in October, Elf in November, Mamma Mia in December, Million Dollar Quartete in January, Billy Elliot running March 12 - 14 (2013), Green Day's American Idiot running April 23 - 24 (2013) and Addams Family in May. Extra shows (not included in the season ticket) include Flashdance in February and Blue Man Group in April.  Season tickets as well as mini season and individual show tickets are on sale now at the Civic Center Box Office or by calling 309-673-3200.  For more information, call 309-673-3200 or click HERE.

 

 

For more information, call 688-4473 or visit www.PeoriaPlayers.org

The oldest continuously-running community theatre in Illinois & the 4th oldest theatre in the nation, Peoria Players Theatre's 2013-14 season begins with Les Miserables in September and continues with Barefoot in the Park running in October, then Meet Me in St. Louis running in November, followed by Oliver in February, Miracle Worker takes the stage in March and Shrek the Musical runs in May. Tickets are $18 (musicals) & $12 (non-musicals) for adults and $12 (musicals) & $9 (non-musicals) for patrons 18 & under.  For more information or to order tickets, call 309-688-4473 or click HERE.

 

Interested in becoming involved in local community theatre as a volunteer or performer? Check out the Peoria Live Theatre blog.


Other Live Performing Arts

 

For more information, call 339-3943 or visit www.HeartlandFestivalOrchestra.org

The Heartland Festival Orchestra Season 5 includes Very Mozart on September 7th, Viva Viola on October 26th,  Vienna to Broadway III New Year's Greeting on January 11th, Vibrant Mendelssohn on March 15th and Victorius Beethover on May 31st all at the Five Points Performing Art Center in Washington beginning at 7:30 pm. Season tickets are $135 for adults and $35 for students & children and individual show tickets are $30 for adults and $8 for students & children.  For more information, click HERE.

 

 

For more information, call 693-6725 or visit www.PeoriaCivicChorale.com 

The Peoria Area Civic Chorale will present A Grand and Glorious Day at Grace Presbyterian Church on May 4.  Tickets are $24 for adults, $12 for students and $20 for groups of 10 or more.  Call 309-693-6725 for tickets. 

 

 


For more information, call 690-7990 or visit www.peoriaballet.com

The Peoria Ballet's Snow White will be presented at FIve Points Washington on Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $10 for students and are available at www.PeoriaBallet.com. For more information about the Peoria Ballet, call 309-690-7990 or click HERE

 

 

For more information, call 671-1096 or visit www.peoriasymphony.org

For more information or to order tickets for the Peoria Symphony Orchestra 2013-14 Season, call 671-1096 or click HERE.

 

 

Live Music

 

Enjoy live music from local and regional bands every Friday at the Contemporary Art Center. Admission is $7 for members ($10 for nonmembers), $6 for student & senior members ($9 for student & senior nonmembers). 16 & younger - $3. Students with valid school ID & seniors age 65 & older.

 

 

Find a listing of local Jazz artists plus a full calendar of jazz performances and places where you can hear jazz in the area at http://www.peoriajazz.com/

 

 

Enjoy live music every Friday & Saturday night at the Rhythm Kitchen located on the Riverfront. For more information, call 676-9668.

 

 

Movie Theaters

Garden Theatre

Goodrich Willow Knolls 14 Cinemas

Kerasotes ShowPlace 14

Landmark Cinemas

Morton Cinemas

Peoria Riverfront Museum Giant Screen Theater

Palace Theatre

Carmike 18 Grand Prairie (Formerly Rave Motion Pictures)

Sunnyland Cinema 10

Town Theatre

 
Ticket Giveaway Contests


Click HERE to Register!
Mobile User?  Click HERE



Click HERE to Register!
Mobile User?  Click HERE

Click HERE to Register!
Mobile User?  Click HERE



Click HERE to Register!
Mobile User?  Click HERE

Congrats to our
contest winners!

See them all HERE!



Follow ExplorePeoria.com!

Follow explorepeoria on Twitter



Peoria Area Entertainment


August 1 - 9

Call 676-2196 or
Click HERE for Tickets


Click for more
Peoria Entertainment



Peoria Restaurants

Looking for somewhere
to eat before an event?




Check out the

Restaurant Listings

Find menus, maps
& info about local
eateries!





Copyright 2014, Peoria Area Classifieds, Directory, Jobs, Restaurants, Real Estate & more