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

RJF Presidents' Club

The RJF Presidents' Club is a private dining room and lounge open to Donor Circle members at the Gold Founder ($2,500) annual gift level and higher.

The RJF Presidents' Club provides a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere to entertain guests and clients before and after a show. The Club is also available for use during performance intermissions.

Click here to see the Club calendar for July 2017.
The Club will be closed for renovations during the months of August and September.

RJF Member Guidelines


  • Private Dining
  • Complete bar and beverage service
  • Complimentary soft drinks and coffee
  • Complimentary Coat Room
  • Private restrooms for members
  • Exclusive Membership Access Card

Private Dining in the Club

Eligible donors should place dinner reservations 48 hours in advance through the RJF Presidents' Club concierge voice mail line at 216-640-8420 or by e-mail to [email protected]. You will receive a return call from the concierge confirming your reservation in a timely manner.

Club Hours

The RJF Presidents' Club is generally open when there is a public performance in the Connor Palace, State, Ohio or Allen Theatres. The club opens at 5:00 p.m. for evening performances and two (2) hours before the opening curtain of matinee performances. The dinning room is only open for dinner at this time. The RJF Presidents' Club is also open after the show for beverages on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.Club hours are subject to change based on performance schedule and member attendance. Please refer to the published Club calendar for the most up-to-date schedule.


Click here to view the RJF Club menu.


The RJF Presidents' Club is centrally located above the Playhouse Square Ticket Office. You can access the Club from Euclid Avenue next to the State Theatre entrance. Take the elevator or stairs to the 2nd floor. The Club is also accessible through the Connor Palace Mezzanine Lobby. This entrance is only open when there is a performance in the Connor Palace. Click map below to print.


Map of RJF Presidents' Club