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Vocal Arts

Vocal Arts Boot Camp

Grades: 7-12
 
Chamber Music

Chamber Music Institute

Ages: 12 - Collegiate
acting

Acting Lab Camp

Grades: 8-12
 

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 to strong academic programs the university is also committed to our community and summers on the river are rolling with activities for everyone. In addition to summer campus, we’ll be hosting our third annual River Camus Summer Arts Festival where every speck of the campus will be swimming with activities including two free theatrical performances for the family.

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And when its time for formal education Southeast Missouri State University offers more than $17 million in scholarship awards annually, making a Southeast education possible for any student who seeks it. Many options are available, for every discipline within the Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts. Get more details.

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. Add to this the collaborative efforts of our academic departments and touring performances and you just can never tell what we’ll do next!

Upcoming Events

We hope you join us for the artistic, the entertaining, the thought provoking and the truly inspirational at the only place in the region where art, music, theatre and dance converge and where there’s always something happening. We can’t wait to SEE WHAT’S NEXT at the River Campus.

Spring Youth Workshops

Wow thanks for such a great response for our Spring offerings; these were a big hit! We can't wait to play more in the future and are already putting together new classes for the fall. In the meantime be sure to check out all the summer classes we have scheduled at http://www.semo.edu/camps/index.html.

News

  • Transition Spaces 16.2 Opens July 1 in Crisp Museum

    Transition Spaces 16.2 opens July 1 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to view the exhibition beginning July 1. The exhibit will feature Zenon Duda, Renee Gordon, Ellen Hahs, Lynn Lancaster and Ann Ritter, who will display two pieces each; […]
  • Cleda Curtis’ ‘From Portraits to Still Life’ Opens July 1 in Crisp Museum

    Cleda Curtis’ ‘From Portraits to Still Life’ opens on July 1 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to view the exhibition beginning July 1. An opening reception with an artist’s talk will be held at 6 p.m. on July 1. […]
  • River Campus Board of Managers Meeting June 10

    The River Campus Board of Managers will meet at noon on Friday, June 10, in Conference Room 305 of the Seminary Building at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. City representatives on the Board are Scott Meyer, Dennis Vollink and Victoria Rust.  University representatives are Rhonda Weller-Stilson, director and associate dean of the Earl and […]
  • River Campus Summer Arts Festival Announces Event Lineup

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., June 2, 2016 – Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus has announced the event lineup for its third annual full-day Community Summer Arts Festival June 18. The day’s events are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature live music, dance, theatrical performances, magic, visual arts displays, hands-on family-friendly art […]

Contact

573.986.4900
tmessmer@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 306
Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts
One University Plaza, MS 7895
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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