About Friends of Drake Arts

Friends of Drake Arts is a member organization that supports the rich tradition of fine arts programs at Drake and enhances audience experiences.

Through its support, Friends of Drake Arts celebrates this tradition and enhances the audience experience in numerous ways. Audiences can obtain unique and exceptional perspectives through interactive open houses, pre-theater dinners and audience talks, receptions at the Anderson Gallery, special performances and much more.

Drake's professional performing faculty and fine arts students generously share their gifts with the community. They present more than 100 performances and exhibits throughout the year at little or no cost.

Friends of Drake Arts also sponsors numerous community outreach initiatives, including partnerships with local high schools, retirement communities and Drake neighborhood associations.

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University News
April 15, 2014
Drake University’s Principal Financial Group Center for Global Citizenship (PFGCGC) will host a discussion on the Keystone XL Pipeline initiative in collaboration with the Iowa Energy Forum. General James Jones, a former national security advisor, will discuss the benefits of the pipeline initiative.