A new center for the arts in Grand Center was established in 2006. Through the leadership gift of the Centene Charitable Foundation, today the Centene Center for Arts and Education provides state-of-the-art offices and technology to 18 arts organizations.
Chaifetz Arena is a 10,600-seat, multi-purpose venue on the Saint Louis University campus. Chaifetz Arena hosts concerts ranging from Carrie Underwood to Bob Dylan, family shows including Cirque du Soleil and Disney on Ice, conventions, graduations, and other community events. All Chaifetz Arena events can be found at TheChaifetzArena.com.
The Fabulous Fox is a magnificently restored 1929 movie palace in the heart of St. Louis’ Grand Center Arts District. The Fox is the premier live entertainment venue in St. Louis and presents the best of Broadway, concerts, family shows, dance and more.
Grand Center is the major arts and entertainment district in the St. Louis region and is home to more than 30 arts organizations. With 12,000 theater seats and 12 museums and galleries within four blocks, the district hosts more than 1,500 cultural events each year and welcomes over 1.5 million visitors annually.
The Grandel Theatre opened its doors in 1992 and today is home to the award-winning Black Repertory Company as well as St. Louis Shakespeare, and has hosted several national acts, such as “Late Night Catechism” and “Triple Espresso.
The Nine Network of Public Media is a multifaceted media organization providing programs and services on four channels — Nine PBS, Nine World, Nine Create and Nine Kids — and through numerous community and online engagement platforms, including nineNet.org.
Home of the world-renowned St. Louis Symphony, the historic Powell Hall hosts more than 100 concerts per year, making it the destination for live music in St. Louis.
The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts serves not only as a viewing place for art but also as a place where ideas, programs, and discussions about art, architecture, and culture are cultivated. Situated in St. Louis’ Grand Center district, the Pulitzer presents changing exhibitions and engages in a variety of programming initiatives involving the visual, literary, and performing arts.
The area between Arsenal and Utah is a hub to the St. Louis International Community and home to cultural events, convenient services and flourishing restaurants and shops. Visit a vegetarian-friendly café, an award-winning Vietnamese restaurant, a hip martini bar and more.
St. Louis Public Radio 90.7 KWMU provides the St. Louis region with award-winning, in-depth news, insightful discussion and entertaining programs, and is the region’s source for NPR. St. Louis Public Radio, which broadcasts in HD on 90.7, 90.7-2 and 90.7-3, is a member-supported service of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
Located in the heart of Grand Center, The Sheldon is one of St. Louis’ greatest cultural treasures, presenting the best in jazz, folk, classical and world music, as well as rotating exhibits of photography, painting, sculpture, architecture and more.
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