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Support Krannert Center Today

Please consider making a gift to Krannert Center as we move forward together and prepare to welcome our audiences in person again. This fund provides the Center with the flexibility to direct support to areas that have the most urgent need—allowing us to offer more performances and experiences to the community. Your donation will be referenced on your receipt as KCPA Unrestricted Fund.


Krannert Center Lyric Theatre Student Excellence Fund

This fund is a collaboration between the Lyric Theatre at Illinois (LTI) in the School of Music and Krannert Center. The joint fund is a new initiative started in 2020 to provide unrestricted support for Lyric Theatre student recruitment and scholarships as well as unrestricted support to allow Krannert Center to continue to provide the highest standard of learning for LTI students through classroom space, rehearsal space, digital delivery options, and a performance venue for LTI productions. Gifts to this fund will be distributed equally between Krannert Center and Lyric Theatre at Illinois.


Department of Dance Production and Enrichment Fund

This Department of Dance unrestricted fund supports innovative programming, diverse guest artists, and returning alumni for teaching, performing, and choreographing.


Theatre General Development Fund

The General Development Fund supports Department of Theatre scholarships, research, and departmental programs. This unrestricted fund gives the greatest flexibility in meeting the department's most pressing needs.


Illinois Lyric Theatre and Opera Support Fund

Lyric Theatre at Illinois touches students in majors from the performing arts to engineering, faculty members across the arts and sciences, and community members of all ages. Private support helps ensure that we can provide outstanding resources, including support to bring in guest artists to inspire and educate, and scholarships for our talented students.


The Producers Group Fund

Help support the productions of Dance at Illinois, Illinois Theatre, and Lyric Theatre @ Illinois that you enjoy on Krannert Center’s stages. Give today, or for more information on how you can impact the arts leaders of the future, contact the Krannert Center Advancement Office (217.333.6700) or


Sinfonia da Camera Orchestra Activities

These gifts provide assistance to this world-class ensemble affiliated with Krannert Center. Contact Sinfonia da Camera (217.244.4350 or for more information.



Please continue and the University of Illinois Foundation will securely process your online contribution. A member of Krannert Center’s advancement team will contact you about the benefits you’ll receive with your gift. Thank you!

If you’d rather make a donation via US mail, please send a check, made out to the University of Illinois Foundation, to Krannert Center, attn: Advancement, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801.