Stained Glass Theatre Joplin is ready to move forward. Their previous theatre (top), adjacent to the old Mercy hospital, was destroyed in the May 22, 2011 tornado. Ever since, they have been a traveling theatre, forced to host performances and auditions in various venues around the area. Back in September 2013, the group reached a milestone by purchasing a new venue for their theatre at 21st & Annie Baxter (bottom). The time has come to launch a capital campaign to continue renovations and raise funds for the future.
Connect2Culture (C2C) hosts a number of Arts Roundtables throughout the year. These roundtables bring leaders in the Joplin Arts as well as their supporters together to further catalyze development of the Arts in Joplin, MO. On Friday, June 20, 2014 C2C hosted their 3rd Arts Roundtable – a tour of the historic Joplin Union Depot and a glimpse at…
Huzzah! June Third Thursday Art Walk is here! Get the scoop on what will be going on throughout Downtown Joplin. Get the latest update on Phoenix Fired Art’s “Rise of the Phoenix” mural installation and their new classes/events. Get your calendars out and save the dates! We will let you know what performances you just can’t afford to miss!
Joplin Little Theatre’s 75th Anniversary Season 2014-2015 released, rare screen printing class at Spiva Center for the Arts, Phoenix Fired Art’s “Rise of the Phoenix” mural being installed this weekend, and the Missouri Shakespeare Festival coming up soon at Missouri Southern State University.