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The Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts at Southeast is 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 and cafeteria in addition to computer labs and the Arts Resource Center all on site. Studies include programs leading to either a professional degree or a liberal arts degree. Plan you trip to find out more about all Southeast Missouri State has to offer!

The Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts is also committed to the community. Free concerts are offered throughout the year and students of all ages are engaged in learning and celebrating the arts. Whether it’s viewing exhibits in the Crisp Museum, interacting in Family Days, participating in youth workshops, summer academies or just coming for the fun at the Summer Festival; it’s all about celebrating the Arts.

Discover the ARTs and Discovery Playhouse

Students and faculty at the Southeast Missouri State University River Campus are partnering with the Discovery Playhouse in Cape Girardeau for a program that will give children hands-on lessons in all areas of the arts.

Youth Musical Theatre

Workshop Rack Card

The Earl and Margie Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts offered our latest musical theatre youth class this fall with great success. Students had the opportunity to participate in theatre games and exercises in addition to learning scenes and songs from Hairspray and this semester we're offering a Cinderella Workshop. You know it's bound to be magical!

Summer Arts Festival

Summer Arts Festival

The second annual River Campus Summer Arts Festival features live music, dance, theatrical performances, magic, visual art displays, hands-on-family-friendly art expression activities and an art walk. This community festival is FREE and open to all ages in the entire region.

News

  • Southeast Alumni Invited to Participate in Second Biennial Choral Reunion Concert

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, Feb. 26, 2015 – All singers who have participated in any choral group at Southeast Missouri State University are invited to participate in the second Southeast Alumni Choral Reunion and Concert on Saturday, March 28, at Southeast’s River Campus. Held bi-annually, the event begins with a full day of rehearsal led by […]
  • University Communications and Marketing Wins 14 Local ADDY Awards

    Southeast Students Honored with 16 Awards in Competition CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, Feb. 23, 2015 – The University Communications and Marketing department at Southeast Missouri State University won 14 local ADDY Awards at the annual American Advertising Awards (AAA) Show Feb. 20. University Communications and Marketing University Communications and Marketing was honored with four Gold, five […]
  • Baroque Dream Team Featured in March 1 Sundays at Three Program at Southeast’s River Campus

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, Feb. 23, 2015 – The Chamber Music Sundays at Three series will host its fourth performance of the 2014-2015 season with Baroque Dream Team March 1 at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The concert is scheduled for 3 p.m. in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall. Baroque […]
  • Music from ‘Star Wars’ Highlights Upcoming ‘Symphonic Stars!’ Concert

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri, Feb. 23, 2015 — Music by John Williams from the iconic “Star Wars” films will be featured in the Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra’s March 10 concert at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The performance is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall. The theme of the concert […]

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