Lakeland University

Lakeland Performing Arts

Performing Arts at Lakeland College

Performing Arts

If you have a passion for the performing arts, you'll be in good company at Lakeland College. You'll find vocal, instrumental and theatrical programs with a rich tradition of offering:

  • one-on-one training from talented and caring instructors
  • opportunities to perform in a broad range of on- and off-campus productions
  • numerous scholarships, fellowships and other financial aid
  • the flexibility to coordinate schedules with athletic and other academic programs

If you're looking for a place where you can participate, grow and become an important part of outstanding performing arts programs, come to Lakeland College and become part of something special.


Lakeland's talented and caring instructors will focus on you and your growth as a performer and a person. Eminently qualified in their respective areas of performance, knowledge and achievement, you'll find specialists devoted to sharing their knowledge and inspiring your development as a performer.

Performing Arts Faculty

Performing Arts Faculty

Associate Professor of Theatre & Speech
Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music and Director of Bands
Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities

Part-time and Adjunct Faculty

  • Mike Ammons — Guitar
  • Elisabeth Daniels — Piano/Theory
  • Scott Elford — Percussion
  • Dan Fee — Voice/Education
  • Eunice Frey — Flute
  • Kyle Frost — Brass
  • Lisa Golda — Voice
  • Heidi Hess — Oboe
  • Patricia Milsted — Bassoon
  • Dan Ognavic — Strings
  • Glenn Zeinemann — Percussion


You'll find attractive practice and performing facilities at Lakeland, including Wenger practice rooms, a Yamaha MLC-100 keyboard lab equipped with 11 CLP-240 Clavinovas, a computer lab for music composition and large band and choir rehearsal rooms. The attractive 500-seat Bradley Theatre with a Yamaha CFIII-S concert grand piano is the centerpiece of performances on campus.


There's a long history of choral excellence at Lakeland College. You'll find the training and experiences needed to prepare you for success as a choral performer, composer, scholar and teacher.

Major Degree Programs

  • Choral Music Education
  • Voice Performance and Pedagogy
  • General Music Education

Minor Degree Programs

  • Music
  • Church Music


  • Concert Choir
  • Lakeland Singers
  • Frauenchor (Women's Choir)
  • Handbells


Lakeland offers an excellent performance environment for instrumental students. Musicianship, technique and professionalism are coached by Lakeland's talented and experienced music faculty.

Major Degree Programs

  • Instrumental Music Education
  • Instrumental Performance
  • General Music Education

Minor Degree Programs

  • Music
  • Church Music


  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Muskie Pep Band


Piano students will find individualized attention and inviting opportunities to develop technical expertise and knowledge. Lakeland's tailored piano instruction prepares students for many careers according to their varied interests and aptitudes including private or classroom teaching, professional accompanying, church music and performance.

Major Degree Programs

  • Piano Performance and Pedagogy
  • General Music Education

Minor Degree Programs

  • Music
  • Church Music


At Lakeland you'll find more opportunities to play major roles in yearly performances than at larger schools. You'll study acting and stagecraft, and you'll have opportunities to follow your passion and serve as designer, crew chief, assistant director, assistant choreographer, stage manager or fight captain.

Annual Performances

  • Fall Play
  • Spring Musical
  • Student Production

Student Organization

  • Theatricians Drama Club
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