Grandel Theatre Renovation
It’s official…the Kranzberg Arts Foundation will be renovating the Grandel Theatre. The Foundation will operate and manage the Grandel, creating significant partnerships to exciting new theatre, dance, and concert programming to the Grand Center Arts District community. There will be five visual art exhibits, dance classes and educational programs, and live jazz on the Dark Room stage. First phase of construction is expected to be completed February 2017. For more information, click here.
The Dark Room Moving!
The Dark Room Wine Bar & Photo Gallery will move into the newly renovated Grandel Theatre in February 2017! The move will enable the popular Grand Center venue to expand its menu and increase seating capacity. For more information about the plans for The Dark Room, click here.
Miss M's Boutique 2016 Best Business Award
Congratulations to Miss M’s Candy Boutique for being selected as one of this year’s “Best Business of Saint Louis.” The award identifies companies that enhance the positive image of small businesses through service to their customers and community and make the Saint Louis area a great place to live, work, and play. Miss M’s also received the award in 2014. Stop in to congratulate them and pick up some delicious chocolate in their Grand Center Arts District location at 500 N. Grand, at the corner of Grand & Olive.
December 6-18 | 7:30 PM The Fox
A children’s classic tale of make-believe and fairy dust! It is also the winner of Broadway.com’s Audience Choice Award for Best Musical. Bring the family and join Captain Jack and Peter Pan as they travel through an imaginary world where no one grows up and watch Tinkerbell use her fairy dust to allow others to fly like her. Tickets and information can be found here.
“Adverse Effects” by Taylor Gruenloh
Friday, December 9-11 | 7:30-10:30PM The .Zack
The Tesseract Theatre Company presents “Adverse Effects” at the .Zack for from Dec. 9-11. This production tells the story of a mother and father who lose their daughter unexpectedly and must now try to save their marriage along with fighting outside sources who want to find the truth of how their daughter died. The Tesseract Theatre Company is known for performing contemporary issues and starting a conversation within the audience. The company also caters to local playwrights who get the chance to see their production live. More information, visit their website.
Surfaces Sensitive to Light: A Workshop with Krystal Krunch
Saturday, December 10 | 10AM-12:30PM Pulitzer Arts Foundation
Engage in meditation and deep-relaxation with Krystal Krunch, a collaborative duo presented by Haruko Tanaka and Asher Hartman. This workshop will stimulate the senses and look deeply into the artwork by Medardo Russo. This is a FREE event, click here to register.
Tim Warfield’s All-Star Jazzy Christmas
Wednesday, December 14-17 | Jazz at the Bistro
Saxophonist Tim Warfield and his upbeat band will perform Holiday songs with a twist of Blues! The music will be rooted in the Blues with quirky, clever arrangements that will be music to everyone’s ears. Bring the family to celebrate the holidays with cheerful music! For more information and purchasing tickets, click here.
Mercy Holiday Celebration
December 16-18 | Powell Hall
Celebrate the holidays with the St. Louis Symphony and the Holiday Festival Chorus. Powell Hall will be decorated from head to toe for the holidays for this annual holiday tradition. Fun for the whole family and a visit from Santa! For more information, click here.