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Nick Offerman coming to Virginia Theatre at some point in 2016-17

With the 2016-17 season announcement by the Virginia Theatre coming tomorrow at some point in time, they’ve given a small teaser — which proves to be pretty awesome. Nick Offerman (Parks & Recreation, U of I graduate) will be here at some point in the season. Check out the post here and the text below:

2016-2017 Season Announce Preview

What a Season 2015-2016 turned out to be! With comedians Bill Maher and Paula Poundstone, concerts from the likes of REO Speedwagon, Celtic Woman, and Melissa Etheridge, live theatre by The Million Dollar Quartet, evenings with Jack Hanna and the women of That’s What She Said, along with dozens of classic films, dance recitals, Ebertfest, seven different youth theatrical productions (both touring & local) — it was a year to remember! We can’t wait to announce what 2016-2017 will bring.. but must! Until July 8th at least..


On July 8, the Champaign Park District will announce the Virginia’s new Season, to include performances by the legendary Ricky Skaggs, comedian Nick Offerman, Under the Streetlamp (featuring cast members of Broadway sensation Jersey Boys), NPR’s The Moth Radio Hour, and more. Sign up for the Virginia Theatre’s email newsletter and follow the Facebook event page to be among the first to receive the full listing!

Stay tuned for the full announce tomorrow, and never forget when he posted this yule log video.

Executive Editor

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