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

The 17th Annual Cinema at the Square

The beautiful Connor Palace will once again return to its movie-house roots to host the 17th Annual Cinema at the Square, presented by Medical Mutual, featuring some of the most popular films from Hollywood’s Golden Era of the 1930’s up through the 1980's. All films are screened on a massive 20’ high x 47’ wide Hurley Super Glo projection screen; the largest non-Imax screen in Ohio! Grab your seat early and catch a nostalgic organ recital on our fully restored 1928 Kimball organ, plus a variety of short films and classic cartoons before each film. Get the complete retro cinema experience and watch your favorite films with friends and family the way they were meant to be seen.

Ticket Information:

All tickets for Cinema at the Square are just $5 each or save 50% on tickets when you purchase a FlixTIX pass, 6 vouchers for $15. Vouchers can be used in any combination and at any movie.

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Cleveland Foundation Weekend at Cinema at the Square

logo_CLEfoundation.jpgWe’re excited to announce that Playhouse Square is the recipient of the Cleveland Foundation’s August centennial gift to the community! From Thursday, Aug. 21 through Sunday, Aug. 24, tickets to the following films will be free to the public, courtesy of the Cleveland Foundation, as we partner to celebrate their 100-year history:

Thursday, Aug. 21 at 7:30 p.m. – “Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark”- All free tickets to this film were reserved as of 8/16/14 due to tremendous community response. 
Friday, Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. – “The Karate Kid”
Saturday, Aug. 23 at 3 p.m. – “The Sound of Music”- All free tickets to this film were reserved as of 8/19/14 due to tremendous community response. 
Saturday, Aug. 23 at 8 p.m. – “Singin’ in the Rain”
Sunday, Aug. 24 at 2 p.m. – “The Muppets Take Manhattan” - All free tickets to this film were reserved as of 8/12/14 due to tremendous community response.

Tickets are required for the free movie screenings, and you can reserve up to six tickets per household per movie starting Friday, August 8 at 11am.

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Cleveland Foundation Weekend at Cinema at the Square Films:

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