Our Mission:

We are a not-for-profit performing arts center who presents and produces a wide variety of quality performing arts, advances arts education and creates a neighborhood that is a superior destination for entertainment, business and residential living, thereby strengthening the economic vitality of the region.

The Stage

Presenting and producing a variety of the finest entertainment for the betterment of the community. more

Arts Education

A national leader in engaging the community through enriching experiences in the performing arts. more

Area Development

A major area developer creating a vibrant destination and economically-strong neighborhood. more


Performing Arts Center

A not-for-profit that must raise over $4 million dollars annually to continue improving the region's quality of life. more

Events & Tickets

On our stages there is a diverse array of performances offered to satisfy any taste and prices that fit any budget. The finest of Broadway, comedy, concerts, dance, plays, opera, family shows and more make PlayhouseSquare bustle with more annual activity than the local sports teams and arenas combined.

More than just one of the world’s finest entertainment destinations, PlayhouseSquare fulfills its not-for-profit mission by utilizing the arts as a catalyst for economic development and an improved quality of life for our entire region. When you see a show at PlayhouseSquare, you not only invest in yourself, you invest in our community and for this, we sincerely thank you.

A Christmas Carol

Dec 19 - 23 , 2014
Ohio Theatre

A Christmas Story

Dec 19 - 21 , 2014
Allen Theatre

The SantaLand Diaries

Dec 19 - 21 , 2014
Outcalt Theatre

Fantasia & Keith Sweat

Sat, Dec 27, 2014
State Theatre

Flanagan's Wake

Jan 9 - May 2 , 2015
Kennedy's Theatre

Dance Intensive 2015

Sun, Jan 11, 2015
Idea Center

Elvis Birthday Tribute 2015

Sun, Jan 11, 2015
State Theatre

Havana Hop: Sensory-Friendly Performance

Tue, Jan 13, 2015
Ohio Theatre


Jan 16 - 18 , 2015
Connor Palace