Essential Services

Adventure Awaits for First Responders and Essential Employees with our special offer! We wish to THANK YOU for ALL the ways you serve our community by offering 25% off of our full-price adult tickets to any Symphony or Chamber Orchestra concert during the 2023-2024 season (excludes Pops concerts). Tickets may be purchased by phone, online, or in person by using discount code ESSENTIAL.

Full Schedule 

First Responder & Essential Employee Discount 

Symphony Concerts 

Level 1 $47  |   Level 2 $32  |  Level 3 $16  |  Student (24 & Under) $10  

Pops Concerts 

Level 1 $50  |   Level 2 $33  |  Level 3 $17  |  Student (24 & Under) $10

Chamber Orchestra Concerts

General Admission $20  |   Student (24 & Under) $10  

How to order?


Tickets may be ordered through the ticket office at the UIS Performing Arts Center by phone, in person, or online. 

UIS Ticket Office, University of Illinois Springfield
1 University Plaza, MS PAC 292
Springfield, IL  62703

To order online: 1) Enter the discount code in the Coupon Code field and hit unlock; 2) Select your ticket price; 3) Enter the number of tickets; 4) Click Pick Tickets; and on the next screen, 5) Use the drop-down field to select the 25% off ticket price; and 6) Click Proceed to Checkout to start your adventure!


Tickets may be ordered through the ticket office at the Center for the Performing Arts at Illinois State University by phone, in person, or online. 

To order online: Click here and enter promo code ESSENTIAL.

Illinois State University, Center for the Performing Arts
Campus Box 5600
Normal, IL  61790-5600

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