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If you believe in the life-affirming experiences that Krannert Center provides, please give today.

Robust current-use support for artist fees and engagement work and a strong endowment program are both critical in achieving the Center’s impact. Please consider supporting one or more of the following areas. (Please do not use commas in dollar amounts.)


Moving Forward Together. Support Krannert Center Today.

Please consider making a gift to sustain Krannert Center in the present. During the COVID-19 pandemic and associated program cancellations, your assistance will help to ensure the Center’s ongoing stability. Your donation will be referenced on your receipt as KCPA Unrestricted Fund.


Current Season Support

Support Marquee visiting artistry. At the $250 level and above, you receive benefits such as early ticket-ordering opportunities. Read more about Loop and Marquee Circle memberships, patron sponsorships, and Corporate and Community Giving. A gift of just over $100 per month will make you a member of the Marquee Circle. Your donation will be referenced on your receipt as the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts Current Use Fund.


Endow the Dream

Join Krannert Center and With Illinois—the  University of Illinois’ most ambitious campaign ever—to increase the Center’s endowment fund by $30 million. Accomplishing this goal will provide for the long-range funding of artist fees, the professional training and cultural experience of arts and non-arts majors, creative research and the development of new work, and engagement and access programs. Make your immediate donation today, or learn more about Endow the Dream. Your donation will be referenced on your receipt as the Krannert Center Marquee Circle Endowment Fund.


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.