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Effingham Performance Center

Since 2010, the Effingham Performance Center, operated by the not for profit organization Arts Connection of Central Illinois (ACCI), has brought a variety of entertainment for all ages and interests. Wheather you enjoy country, rock, Christian, comedy, children's theater or local artist, we all have been entertained. With 1523 comfortable seats and in most cases, minutes from home, EPC offers affordable ticket prices for everyone to enjoy some of the hottest shows around.

Who Is Arts Connection of Central Illinois

The Arts Connection of Central Illinois (ACCI) was established in 2010 as a not for profit organization. ACCI exclusively operates the Effingham Performance Center, allowing EPC to take advantage of assistance available to nonprofits as well as providing tax deduction incentives for gifts from individuals and businesses.

Our Mission

ACCI is established for the citizens of Effingham County and beyond to showcase arts & entertainment, encourage interaction with appreciation of live performance, endorse the educational process & enhance quality of life & cultural vitality of the region.

Rich Jorn Executive Director

Sarah Rueter Director of Development and Education

Brandon Duckwitz Box Office Manager & Graphic Designer

Steven Boyd Technical Director & Operations

Tim Alverson Sound Engineer

Gary Stanfield House Photographer

Carla Schmitz Artists Hospitality

Brian Marxman House Security