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The Arts presented by Friends University truly are treats for your eyes, ears, and heart.

You don’t want to miss this.

Fine Arts Box Office

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Courtesy of the Friends University Division of Fine Arts, the region’s most exceptional Fine Arts program, enjoy a breathtaking experience featuring Friends University’s burgeoning musicians, artists, dancers, and actors. They truly are treats for your eyes, ears, and heart.


The Friends University Music Program equips students with the skills, knowledge, and aesthetic experiences for a professional and personal life in music.


The Friends University Music Program seeks to provide a liberal arts environment in which musical instruction and performance develop the artistic and spiritual identities of all students.


·        Respect: We value integrity, civility, and regard for others in our shared experience.

·        Inclusion: We endeavor to create a musical community that is rich with cultural, social, and intellectual diversity.

·        Service: We commit to servant leadership that honors God, developing informed and inquiring minds that enable graduates to become effective cultural leaders in society.

·        Excellence: We seek to offer the highest quality music instruction and performance opportunities with the expectation of discipline, practice, and scholarship from our students.


Known for our stirring performances at home and abroad, the sounds of the Friends University vocal and instrumental ensembles will not disappoint.

Enjoy an assortment of our theatre and music theatre productions that entertain audiences of all ages. Not a fan of music or theatre? Then stop by our art gallery to see a variety of artists who are sure to challenge you through their visual interpretations. 

Tickets for the academic year are available in September. Tickets may be purchased by phone at 316-295-5677 or on our Tickets Page. All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable.

Get your tickets today!

Fine Arts Construction Map

Pardon the Construction!

We are currently renovating Riney Fine Arts Center during the 2023-2024 school year. We have an updated map of things for this year, along with more information on the Riney Fine Arts Center Rise Up campaign.

Fine Arts Majors

The Friends University Division of Fine Arts provides opportunities for you to create and perform in a challenging, but nurturing environment. We’re the region’s most exceptional Fine Arts program with skilled faculty who will guide and mentor you as you learn and grow as musicians, artists, dancers and actors.

To view our Fine Arts majors, visit the Fine Arts program pages. You’ll see we provide a showcase of artistic excellence, and we’re thrilled to have the opportunity to share the enthusiasm, energy and artistry with you!