Arts Connection of Central Illinois has been established for the citizens of Effingham County and beyond to showcase arts and entertainment, to encourage interaction with and appreciation of live performance, to endorse the educational process and to enhance the quality of life and cultural vitality of the region. To support our mission, in addition to our season events we also offer a wide variety of local events and educational performances. There is something for everyone to enjoy at the Effingham Performance Center. In the interest of arts education, we also provide our Summer Theater Camp for students, a unique learning opportunity teaching a variety of performance and communication skills. For the highest quality arts and entertainment experiences in Central Illinois, look to the EPC.
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General Seating Only. Advance tickets on sale at the EPC Box Office during regular hours.
Take a musical journey with Scott Wattles and the Blue Suede Crew and relive some of the greatest music in Rock 'n' Roll history.
Join Scott Wattles and the Blue Suede Crew as they celebrate the holidays with their sensational Rock 'n' Roll Christmas Show. This musical journey down memory lane is packed with the true Christmas classics. From the moment the curtain opens you will find yourself singing right along with the BSC on such classics as “Jingle Bell Rock”, “Rockin Around the Christmas Tree”, “Silver Bells”, “Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer” and many more.
In addition, the Blue Suede Crew will be joined by the Singing Men of ‘GNN. The Singing Men are over 60 strong. From physicians to farmers, professors to plumbers, this diverse group consists of men of all ages from a variety of backgrounds, denominations, professions, and life experiences representing towns all over east-central Illinois. You are truly in for a special treat as this polished vocal group joins the Blue Suede Crew for a musical event you will always remember.