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Review of “Les contes d’Hoffmann”

After a dark year in 2020, Union Avenue Opera has made a welcome return to the stage with a fine production of Jacques Offenbach’s masterpiece, Les contes d’Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann).The company has not, however, returned to its home on Union Avenue. The site of this year’s productions is the Big Top at 3401 […]


Prison Performing Arts Builds Second Acts Through the Arts

For over two decades Prison Performing Arts has helped prisoners and returning citizens build second acts through engagement with the arts.



Metro Theater Company presents a virtual streaming production of ‘Jacked!’ by award-winning playwright Idris Goodwin

Metro Theater Company (MTC), St. Louis’s premiere professional theater for youth and families, continues its refreshed 2020-21 season with the virtual production of Jacked!


Schankman’s St. Louis: St Lou Fringe Goes Virtual

St Lou Fringe has managed to salvage its annual festival, despite the pandemic, by going virtual with performances available on a pay-per-view basis.



Schankman’s St. Louis: Covid-19 Stories Turning into a Play

St. Louis’ Metro Theater Company is collecting thoughts and memories about what it is like to live through a pandemic to be turned into a play.



Black People and White People in Outstate Missouri Find a Shared History

Race is never an easy topic to discuss. But a group of blacks and whites from outstate Missouri learn they have much in common after a powerful dialogue.



Schankman’s St. Louis: Covid-19 and STL Theater

St. Louis theater companies are hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. Some are also using innovative ways to continue reaching audiences during the shutdown.



Schankman’s St. Louis: How The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis is Coping with COVID-19

How the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis is coping with the Covid-19 shutdown, and how some of its artists are trying to bring people some joy over the internet.



The 2020 St. Louis Theater Circle Awards

The 2020 St. Louis Theater Circle Awards honors outstanding achievements in locally produced professional theater in the year 2019.



HEC Media live streaming the St. Louis Theater Circle Awards

Tune in on Facebook Live, April 7 at 7 p.m. to honor those who are making our community better, brighter, and more entertained every day.

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