Welcome to Legacy Performing Arts
of Central Illinois
What is Legacy Performing Arts?
Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois, a community showband, brings musicians of all ages and abilities together to perform in a unique and dynamic musical setting. Our 2021 season welcomed over 60 musicians throughout the Spring/Summer months and featured musicians from all over Central Illinois.
Instruments used at Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois includes a variety of woodwinds, brass, strings, percussion, piano, guitar, and more. This includes our very popular and charismatic “Drum Orchestra” featuring very talented percussionists and drummers from all over Central Illinois.
Legacy’s Performance repertoire includes a variety of “Greatest Hits” and “Popular Movie Soundtracks including music from “Michael Jackson” (2021 and 2022), “Queen” (2021), “Frozen” (2021). New shows will feature hits from “Elvis Presley”, “Encanto”, and more.
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Please fill out this registration form to participate with Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois!
We accept all instruments. Please fill out this registration form to find your place at Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois!
Legacy’s 2022’s Summer rehearsal schedule is currently underway. Each performance has 2 rehearsals before each concert. Please fill out this registration form to find out more about rehearsals, dates and times. This also gives performers access to music and audios for practice.
Rehearsals will be on select Sunday afternoons throughout the year. We rehearse from 3:00 – 4:30pm with a 2:30 set up time. Musicians interested in performing with Legacy will need to sign up . Rehearsals are currently located at Broadway Christian Church, 1205 S 9th Street Mattoon, IL. Rehearsals are not mandatory but encouraged.
UPCOMING PERFORMANCES 2022
Legacy’s 2022 Summer Performance Season Starts in May. Concerts are usually 45-60 mins in duration or longer if featuring special groups or guests.
Legacy Musicians will rehearse at 2:00pm before each concert
May – Sunday 22nd @ 3:30 pm
June – Sunday 26th @ 3:30 pm “Michael Jackson”
July – Sunday 24th @ 3:30 pm “Disney’s Encanto”
August – Saturday 20th – Coles County Relay for Life “TBA”
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