The Moraine Valley Community College Fine and Performing Arts Center (FPAC) is opening its doors after 17 months for a full lineup of in-person professional and academic shows. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, Aug. 30.

Professional Series:

  • Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders- Saturday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m.
  • Cerqua Rivera Dance Theater- Saturday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
  • “Steppin’ Out” with Ben Vereen- Saturday, Oct. 16, 7:30 p.m.
  • “Fire and Rain” featuring Jim Witter with Giselle Sanderson- Saturday, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m.
  • “Songs for Syria” featuring Bassel and The Supernaturals, Mariela Shaker and Omar Offendum- Saturday, Nov. 20, 3 p.m.
  • Christmas in Killarney – An Irish Christmas Celebration- Saturday, Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m.
  • The Second City Remix- Saturday, Jan. 29, 7:30 p.m.
  • Koresh Dance Company presents “La Danse”- Saturday, Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m.
  • New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players present “The Pirates of Penzance”- Saturday, March 12, 7:30 p.m.
  • Giordano Dance Chicago- Saturday, March 19, 7:30 p.m.
  • Small Island, Big Song- Friday, April 1, 7:30 p.m.
  • Niyaz presents “The Fourth Light Project – An Immersive Multimedia Experience”- Saturday, April 9, 7:30 p.m.

Salon Series:

  • Still Rockin’! A Hilarious Musical Tribute to Baby Boomers featuring Pam Peterson and Jan Slavin- Sunday, Jan. 23, 2 and 5:30 p.m.
  • Unforgettable: Songs and Stories from The Great American Songbook featuring Jodi Beach with the Jodi Beach Trio- Sunday, May 15, 2 and 5:30 p.m.

All performances will be held in the Dorothy Menker Theater, but are subject to change. Professional Series shows are $35 for the general public, $31.50 for members, $28 for veterans and active military, and free for students with an ID. The Salon Series is $25-$30 for the general public, $22.50-$27 for members, $20-$25 for military and free for students.

The FPAC has taken measures to ensure the safety of audience members, staff and performers. Masks must be worn indoors by all non-performers, and a CampusClear self-screening must be completed on the app or website, or on a paper form provided upon entering the building. All safety information can be found under the Know Before You Go section.

For tickets, visit the FPAC online, call the Box Office at (708) 974-5500 or visit the Box Office in Building F Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For questions, email