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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.

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

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Performing Arts Center

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The 18th Annual Cinema at the Square

Fifteen classic films. One BIG screen.

Where’s the only place in Cleveland you can find an African prince, an indestructible cyborg and a loveable dinosaur hanging out together? The answer is Playhouse Square during the 18th Annual Cinema at the Square classic film series presented by Medical Mutual, August 6-23! 

Purchase tickets below to see fifteen of Hollywood’s biggest retro hits on the largest non-IMAX screen in Ohio, including twelve films making their Cinema at the Square premier! Go back in time and experience nostalgic cinema in the historic Connor Palace as it returns to its early days as Downtown Cleveland’s flagship movie theater and enjoy everything from pre-show cartoons and buttery popcorn to a full bar and music on our restored 1927 Kimball organ. 


Ticket Information:

All tickets for Cinema at the Square are just $5 each, or save 50% on tickets when you purchase a FlixTIX pass for $15 (good for any combination of 6 admissions). 

Purchase FlixTIX pass

Have a Promo Code? Click here to redeem.

Going with a group of 10 or more? Get a discount! Please call Group Services at (216) 640-8600.

PLEASE NOTE: The Greatest Show on Earth (originally scheduled for August 8 at 2:00 p.m.) has been cancelled due to print quality issues. A second showing of The Odd Couple will take its place. If you wish to exchange your Greatest Show on Earth tickets for a different film, please call (216) 771-8403.

*Denotes a Cinema at the Square premier