Effingham Performance Center

Through the Education Series, students visiting EPC have a new way to learn with the performing arts. Professional, discounted stage productions teach students about everything from American civics and government, history, and classic literature to science, social relationships, and more. With the help of unforgettable music, comedy, and artwork, groups will have an unforgettable experience. Study guide materials help to connect the theater show with different aspects of the curriculum, and engagement with learning in the classroom.
 
Contact Info 
 Address: 1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, IL 62401. Effingham County. Tel: 217-540-2788 ext. 233. Email: srueter@TheEPC.org. Website: www.the-epc.org. Hrs: Box Office Mon.-Fri. 10AM-4PM.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 4th-8th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Language Arts/English, Performing Arts, Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Social Studies. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue