Improv is a form of live theatre in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment. Watch local Springfield-ians take the stage through improv. You’re sure to be entertained and get in a few laughs.
The Springfield Art Museum invites you to connect with the world, your community, and yourself through active engagement with art objects. They are stewards of the community’s most valuable cultural treasures, and the future of the museum and its programs continues to be brighter than ever.
The Springfield Regional Arts Council (SRAC) connects people and the arts. We support some of the most prominent visual, performing, literary, and film/media arts organization within 27 counties, the largest outreach of any in the state of Missouri.
Springfield Little Theatre is a nonprofit, community theatre located in downtown Springfield, Missouri. SLT began in 1934 with the production of The Importance of Being Ernest and has grown tremendously each year since. We produce roughly eight mainstage shows on our home stage at The Landers Theatre.
Springfield Ballet, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the art of ballet through premier education, performance, outreach and collaboration.
First Friday Art Walk is a program of the Springfield Regional Arts Council. Established over 20 years ago, the Art Walk is a free and self-guided program that allows the community to get an insider look at local art, businesses, and galleries! As the name suggests, the Art Walk happens on the First Friday of every month and showcases the art, food, and fun of Downtown Springfield.
For over four decades the Ozarks Lyric Opera has been entertaining and educating the Ozarks through our commitment to bringing this life-changing art form to our community.
The Missouri Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) is Southwest Missouri’s premier civic orchestra. MPO’s professional, amateur and student musicians are solely focused on serving the community through the creation of beautiful music, crafted through intentional immersion in the musical elements.
The Springfield Symphony Orchestra (SSO) is Southwest Missouri’s largest regional, professional orchestra and is one of two of the oldest arts organizations in Springfield. Each Symphony season includes nine subscription monthly concerts–six classical and three pops concerts; two free community concerts–a Halloween concert and a Holiday concert; and Education & Outreach programming.
The Historic Gillioz Theatre was established in 1926 with the dawning of film and the creation of route 66, referred to as the mother road, that would connect travelers across the united states. Restored as a 501c-3 not-for-profit in 2006, the Gillioz center for arts & entertainment is committed to preserving the past, celebrating community, and making memories through arts, education, and entertainment.