Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts

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The Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts at Southeast are comprised of the Departments of Art, Music and Theatre & Dance. River Campus provides a unique opportunity for artists of all talents to spend time and work together on a daily basis. The campus is comprised of and includes state of the art classrooms, studios and performance spaces. In addition, students reside in dorms which include wireless internet, work out facilities, cafeteria, computer labs and the Arts Resource Center all on site. Studies include programs leading to either a professional degree or a liberal arts degree. And, Southeast Missouri State University offers more than $17 million in scholarship awards annually, making a Southeast education possible for any student who seeks it! Want to know more?

In addition to strong academic programs the university is committed to the community and provides international touring performances as well as free concerts, exhibits and hands-on learning throughout the year for students of all ages.

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  • Southeast Missouri Symphony, University Choir, Choral Union to Present Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’

    The Southeast Missouri Symphony, University Choir and Choral Union will combine to present Antonio Vivaldi’s festive “Gloria,” a celebrated work for orchestra and choir, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall on the River Campus of Southeast Missouri State University. Also on the program will be “Winter” from Vivaldi’s […]
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical ‘Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story’ Hits Bedell Stage Nov. 29

    “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” will have audiences rocking and rolling as part of Southeast Missouri State University 2017-2018 Bank of Missouri Touring Series at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast’s River Campus. “It’s really great to be able to bring this national touring show to Cape Girardeau,” […]
  • Gathman to Present ‘Wilderness as Art’ During ‘Red Light Night’ Series Nov. 16

    The Arts Council of Southeast Missouri will present the last Red Light Night of the fall series at 7 p.m. Nov. 16, when Dr. Allen Gathman, retired dean of online learning at Southeast Missouri State University, will present “Wilderness as Art.” “We tend to think of wilderness as the Earth in its natural state, untouched […]
  • Eighth Annual Fault Line Film Festival Showcases Regional Student Talent

    Southeast Missouri State University students, regional high school students and students from across Missouri and surrounding states will display their cinematic talents and skills in this year’s Fault Line Film Festival at Southeast Missouri State University. The festival begins with a keynote address at noon on Nov. 8 in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall […]
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Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts
One University Plaza, MS 7895
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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