Venues

DOWNTOWN

DINING/DRINKING
Check the Downtown STL website for their lists!

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PEABODY OPERA HOUSE
Address:
1400 Market St, St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone:
314-499-7600
Peabody Opera House is a historic, 3100 seat theater in the heart of downtown St. Louis. Originally opened in 1934, the Peabody Opera House stage has welcomed some of entertainment’s greatest performers, including Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan and the Rolling Stones. Following a $78.7 million restoration, this historical gem has been restored to its original splendor and undergone state-of-the-art upgrades. Peabody Opera House plays host to a wide variety of events, including concerts, comedies, theatricals, family shows, holiday productions and more.


GRAND CENTER

DINING/DRINKING
Check out the Grand Center website for the best suggestions!

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THE MARCELLE
Address: 3310 Samuel Shepard Drive, St. Louis, MO
Phone: Please use the contact number of the performance company you are trying to reach.
Located in Grand Center in St. Louis, Missouri, The Marcelle features a state of the art black box theater, professional dance studios & nonprofit offices.

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THE KRANZBERG ARTS CENTER
Address:
501 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone:
(314) 533-0367
The KAC houses a flexible 100 seat black box theater, 90 seat cabaret style performance space, Gallery, and Craft Alliance art studios.

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THE FABULOUS FOX THEATRE
Address:
527 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone: 314) 534-1678
The Fox Theatre, a former movie palace, is a performing arts center located at 527 N. Grand Blvd. in St. Louis, Missouri. Also known as “The Fabulous Fox”, it is situated in the arts district of the Grand Center area in Midtown St. Louis, one block north of Saint Louis University. It opened in 1929 and was completely restored in 1982.
thesun THE SUN THEATER
Address: 3625 Grandel Square, St. Louis, MO 63108
Phone: (314) 446-1805
The Sun Theater is a midtown St. Louis icon that has undergone an extensive restoration. The vividly painted theater consists of a 2,000 square foot stage surrounded by theater style seating for 580. This is an ideal venue for an intimate performance or presentation. The stage is also a perfect spot for a wedding ceremony, cocktail reception or seated dinner. Be sure to ask our Urban Canvas staff about other event spaces within The Sun Theater to host a reception to accompany your performance or presentation.
centenecenter2 CENTENE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Address:
3547 Olive St, St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone:
(314) 289-4000
An arts incubator that provides office space, state-of-the-art technology, rehearsal and performance space for 17 nonprofit arts organizations.

TOWER GROVE

DINING/DRINKING
Check out the South Grand website for their list of local eats!

towergroveabbey TOWER GROVE ABBEY
Address: 2336 Tennessee Ave, St. Louis, MO 63104
Phone: (314) 865-1995
Located in a beautiful Saint Louis, Missouri midtown neighborhood near Tower Grove Park and the world-famous Botanical Gardens.Available for social events, corporate meetings, and performing arts.

FOREST PARK THEATRE DISTRICT

DINING/DRINKING
Check out the Delmar Loop, Basso at the Cheshire,  and the restaurants in Forest Park!

KO_Regional-Arts-Commission_05 THE REGIONAL ARTS COMMISSION
Address: 6128 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112
Phone: (314) 863-5811
The Regional Arts Commission leads, strengthens and gives voice to a creative community where every citizen can be proud to live, work and play in a world-class region. In short, we are proud of our St. Louis cultural identity and want to do whatever we can to grow, sustain and promote that identity in the future. We are at the forefront of helping transform St. Louis into a more vibrant, creative and economically thriving community through the arts – and want everyone to know just how special the creative community is within the region.

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COCA
Address: 524 Trinity Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130
Phone:
(314) 725-6555
The Center of Creative Arts (COCA) is a nationally recognized not-for-profit arts organization whose innovative programs encourage people to see, think and express themselves in new ways. As a leader in arts education, and the largest multidisciplinary arts institution in St. Louis, we annually serve more than 50,000 people of all ages, ability levels and backgrounds. Through dance, vocal music, theatre, art and design, and beyond, we nurture the artistic and creative potential in our students – and our community.

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E. DESMOND LEE AUDITORIUM AT THE MISSOURI HISTORY MUSEUM
Address:
5700 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112
Phone:
(314) 746-4599

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THE MUNY
Address:
1 Theatre Dr, St. Louis, MO 63112
Phone: (314) 361-1900
The dream of St. Louisans for a permanent outdoor theatre in Forest Park probably dates back to the 1904 World’s Fair. The realization of that dream began in 1916 with plans for an outdoor production of AS YOU LIKE IT by Margaret Anglin’s Shakespearean troupe. And the dream became a reality in 1917 with the construction of the Municipal Theatre for six performances of AIDA, produced for the 13th Annual Convention of Advertising Clubs of the World.

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THE CHAPEL
Address: 6238 Alexander Dr, St. Louis, MO 63105
Phone: (314) 721-0943
THE CHAPEL is a not-for-profit music venue, performance space and art gallery. Through generous supporters, THE CHAPEL provides all services free of charge to artists and musicians. Bands always take all of their cover. Theatre groups are not charged rent. Artists take full commission for work sold. Drinks are always free – donated by friends of THE CHAPEL. We support St. Louis as it positions itself as a premier city for the arts and music.

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EDISON THEATRE AT WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
Address:
6445 Forsyth Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130
Phone: (314) 935-5858
Edison Theatre is the only fully technically equipped, proscenium thrust theater at Washington University in St. Louis and plays a varied role on campus. Edison serves as a teaching facility for the Washington University Performing Arts Department, which produces three mainstage Edison shows each year and serves as a performance venue for Washington University student organizations. Edison is also one of the few theaters in the St. Louis area to serve as a rental house for locally based presenting arts organizations such as The Black Rep and Missouri Ballet Theatre. At its capacity, Edison Theatre seats 656. Officially named Samuel B. & Charles B. Edison Theatre, but known affectionately as “the Edison,” the theater’s construction was made possible through a generous donation from Mrs. Samuel B. Edison in 1972 and is named after her late husband and son.

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A.E. HOTCHNER STUDIO THEATRE AT WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
Address:
6445 Forsyth Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130
Phone:
(314) 935-5858
The intimate A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, located in Mallinckrodt Center, is a 125-seat state-of-the art “black box” theater. As a dynamic and versatile performance space, the theatre is one of the premier venues for the Performing Arts Department season and is the home of the annual A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival. The A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre measures 60′ (L) x 28′ (W) x 14′ (H).

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THE FONTBONNE UNIVERSITY FINE ARTS THEATRE
Address:
6800 Wydown Blvd, Clayton, MO 63105
Phone:
(314) 719-8060
The Fontbonne University Fine Arts Theatre – home to Mustard Seed Theatre – is located at 6800 Wydown Blvd. in Clayton, Missouri, on Fontbonne University campus.  The parking lot for the theatre is located off of Big Bend Blvd. between Clayton and Wydown Blvd. If you are driving North on Big Bend, the parking lot is less than a mile BEFORE you get to Wydown Blvd.  If you get to Wydown you’ve gone to far.  If you are driving South on Big Bend Blvd, cross Wydown Blvd and the parking lot will be on the left.  (If you end up in Fontbonne’s horseshoe drive you are in the wrong place – turn left out of the horseshoe, left again on Big Bend and the parking lot will be on the left).  The theatre is located on the 2nd floor of the Fine Arts Building which is on the southern (right) side of the parking lot.  The Fine Arts Building has a large glass front.  There is plenty of handicapped parking and an elevator to the second floor theatre.
WUSCT WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SOUTH CAMPUS THEATRE
Address: 6501 Clayton Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63117
Phone: (314) 935-5858

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THE MILDRED E. BASTIAN CENTER FOR PERFORMING ARTS
Address: 5600 Oakland Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone:
(314) 644-9100
The Mildred E. Bastian Center for the Performing Arts is committed to serving its audience by providing quality college-community performances in music and theatre. The Forest Park Fine and Performing Artsdepartment offers students a creative applied education in theatre, with introductory and acting classes, and in music, with courses in basic music, music theory, history, music technology fundamentals, music enjoyment, survey of rock music, chorus, piano, guitar, drum, voice, music recording with pro tools, and others.
GaslightTheater THE GASLIGHT THEATER
Address: 358 N Boyle Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

CARONDELET

DINING/DRINKING
Stacked, Feraro’s Pizza

129567_ivory_theatre_st_louis THE IVORY THEATRE
Address:
7620 Michigan Ave, St. Louis, MO 63111
Phone:
(314) 631-8330
Conveniently located just two minutes from I-55 and Loughborough in the Carondelet neighborhood, the Ivory Theatre is St. Louis’ newest and most unique entertainment venue. The Ivory Theatre is a an exciting year-round professional theatre facility presenting a diverse calendar of musicals, dramas, comedies, concerts, cabaret performances, youth and family theatre programs, corporate functions and special events that appeal to all levels and styles of entertainment tastes. Come see the venue that St. Louis Post Dispatch theatre critic Judy Newmark calls “St. Louis’ jewel-box” and “the prettiest theater in town.” The Ivory Theatre is a meticulous renovation/conversion of a national historic landmark.

Kirkwood-Webster Groves

DINING/DRINKING
Check out this great listing of restaurants on the Webster Groves website and diningstl.com‘s Kirkwood listings!!

HEAGNEY THEATRE AT NERINX HALL
Address:
530 East Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119
Phone: (314) 968-4925

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Address: 130 Edgar Rd, Webster Groves, MO 63119
Phone: (314) 968-4925

Virginia Jackson Browning Theatre: A 763-seat auditorium, featuring a three-quarter thrust stage and flexible bay seating that permits the seating capacity of the theatre to grow by nearly 200 seats to accommodate particularly popular performances. No seat in the auditorium is more than 20 rows from the stage.

Emerson Studio Theatre: A flexible “black box” theatre space, located directly below the Browning Theatre, seating approximately 125 and configurable for a variety of stage and seating arrangements.

ROBERT G. REIM THEATRE
Address: 111 S Geyer Rd, Kirkwood, MO 63122
Phone: (314) 821-9956

The Robert G. Reim Theater, located in the Kirkwood Community Center, hosts two outstanding theatrical groups and is the host facility for the Kirkwood Youth Theater program. This intimate theater seats 387 and has some availability for rental for seminars, business meetings, dance recitals and concerts.


NORTH COUNTY

jamesjeagan FLORISSANT CIVIC CENTER THEATRE
Address:
1 James J. Eagan Dr, Florissant, MO 63033
Phone: (314) 921-5678

Florissant Civic Center Theatre (FCCT) is home to many productions for both residents and visitors to enjoy. FCCT is also home to several theatre based companies like The Hawthorne Players and The Alpha Players of Florissant. The FCC Theatre and Art Gallery are available for use by patrons who wish to produce shows, art exhibits, hold meetings and/or conventions. This colorful 567 seat professionally equipped theatre features a fully draped traditional proscenium stage. Over 120,000 patrons annually attend performances of all types here, making this theatre a well-established cultural hub of the community. The theatre is complimented by the acoustical engineering of the facility, professional lighting system and backstage trappings that make it easy to understand how magic is created here.


ST. CHARLES COUNTY

DINING/DRINKING
Check out Historic St. Charles for all your dining needs!

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Address:
2300 W Clay St, St Charles, MO 63301
Phone: (636) 949-4433

The Lindenwood Theatre: The Lindenwood Theater is a 1,200 seat Broadway Style Theater. Elegant and intimate in its design, yet, the theater has one of the largest and most sophisticated stages in the region. Viewing is pleasant from any vantage point allowing our patrons excellent visibility, superior sound quality, and comfortable seating. The Lindenwood main stage readily accommodates large scale, National & Broadway Tours, as well as concerts, world renowned dance, celebrity appearances, and Lindenwood University productions.

The Emerson Black Box Theater: The Emerson Black Box Theater is a flexible space designed to put the audience close to the action. While the size of the audience can be adjusted to suit the productions requirements, one thing that never changes is the intimate relationship between the audience and the performers. The Emerson Black Box Theater can be configured for theater in the round, as a traditional theater, or anything in between. Generally seating between 150 and 250 audience members, The Emerson Black Box Theater provides for more intimate gatherings in music, dance, drama and experimental theater. Located at the west end of our main stage lobby, The Emerson Black Box Theater is just steps from The Boyle Art Gallery, and The Lindenwood Theater.


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