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

Kennedy's Theatre

1501 Euclid Avenue

Located beneath the lobby of the Ohio Theatre, the intimate Kennedy’s Cabaret (with a maximum capacity of 100) is unique to the PlayhouseSquare family of venues. The space still sports its original 1921 exposed-brick walls and features collectible Broadway poster décor. It opened as a performance space November 15, 1975 and now plays host to a variety of one-man shows, plays and other cabaret entertainment. Kennedy’s Cabaret is also available for private events.

Upcoming Events

ICONICA: 16 Going on Broadway

Aug 5 , 2017
Kennedy's Theatre