Ming's List


Monday, August 30, 2021

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Friday, September 10, 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Friday, September 17, 2021

Saturday, September 18, 2021

    • 9:00 am
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Tony Khalife is a singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, yogi, artist, teacher, child-soldier, and messenger of love and peace.

  • Katie Pruitt
    • 12:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    A Nashville transplant from the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, Katie Pruitt tackles human topics such as religion, mental health, and love with a modern twist.

  • Joe Rauen
    • 2:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    Joe Rauen makes playable musical instruments from everyday items and will perform on his "unlikely musical objects."

  • Adam del Monte
    • 3:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Adam del Monte transcends convention as a foremost performer and composer in both classical and flamenco guitar. Joining del Monte will be flamenco dancer and choreographer Sonia Olla and Olla’s partner on and off stage, flamenco singer Ismael Fernández.

  • Raul Midón
    • 5:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Midón has earned acclaim the world over with a fanbase that stretches from San Francisco to India, Amsterdam to Tokyo.

  • Isaiah Sharkey
    • 6:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Isaiah Sharkey has firmly established himself, building “an enviable reputation as a guitarist’s guitarist” ("Rolling Stone") through his solo work and his collaborations with artists such as Ronald Isley, Smokie Norful, Donald Lawrence, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, John Mayer, Patti LaBelle, Paul Simon, and many more.

  • Cedric Burnside
    • 10:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    The blues is music for all time—past, present, and future—and few artists can channel those multiple moments of the genre like North Mississippi’s Cedric Burnside.

Monday, September 20, 2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Saturday, October 2, 2021

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    A playwriting festival extravaganza--to create THE 48, Illinois Theatre students, faculty, staff, and alumni will collaborate from start to finish across the course of two days.