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CHAMPAIGN PARK DISTRICT ANNOUNCES VIRGINIA THEATRE 2019-2020 PERFORMING ARTS SEASON LINEUP

Season Subscriptions go on-sale July 1, 2019.

Individual tickets go on-sale July 19, 2019.

June 9, 2019 — The Champaign Park District has announced the lineup of concerts, films, dance, theatrical events, comedy, and other programs to take place in the 2019-2020 performing arts season at the historic Virginia Theatre, 203 West Park Avenue, Champaign, IL.  

Season Subscriptions (to four or more shows in the theatre’s ‘VT Series’) go on sale Monday, July 1, 2019, at 10:00 A.M. at the Virginia box office or charge by phone at 217-356-9063. Individual tickets to most shows this season go on sale at 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 19, 2019.

For more information, visit www.thevirginia.org. The 2019-2020 Virginia Theatre Performing Arts Season is sponsored by The News-Gazette and WILL-Illinois Public Media.


Download a copy of the Virginia’s forthcoming 40-page season brochure here.


The 2019-2020 Virginia Theatre Performing Arts Season includes folk legend Art Garfunkel, Broadway Smash A Night With Janis Joplin, and platinum blues rockers George Thorogood & The Destroyers. The Virginia is proudly welcoming back CUTC (with their production of The Wizard of Oz), David Sedaris, The Moth Mainstage, and prog-rock favorites, Kansas, this time on their Point of No Return Tour. This season, the Virginia will also host the breathtaking Magical Cirque Christmas, opera singer Nathan Gunn with the Champaign-Urbana Civic Wind Band, a concert by renowned folk singer Gordon Lightfoot, an evening with Hamilton actress Renee Elise Goldsberry, The Second City, Straight No Chaser, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and much more.

Also returning for the 2019-2020 season is the Virginia’s flexible subscription package, with a specially-curated selection of 18 events to choose from. Subscribers pick four or more ‘VT Series’ shows and receive benefits like discounted tickets, first choice of premium seats, and  the option to keep the same seats next season and get first choice of seats to events as they are added to the Virginia calendar throughout the year.

For a complete details about the Virginia’s 2019-2020 season, taken from the theatre’s forthcoming season brochure, click here.

For more information and for interview requests, contact Mitch Marlow at 217-819-3936 or moc.s1566474341krapn1566474341giapm1566474341ahc@w1566474341olram1566474341.hcti1566474341m1566474341.

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