Missouri Theatre

Missouri Theatre A performing arts center owned and operated by the University of Missouri.

In the heart of downtown, Columbia, MO, the Missouri Theatre offers something for everyone: film festivals, concerts, nationally-known artists, dance parties & more.


Who's listening to Christmas music already?✋✋

Tickets are on sale now for Voctave's holiday concert in the beautiful Missouri Theatre! Get them at concertseries.org or at 573-882-3781

Thanks for sponsoring the show, Coutyard By Marriot, Cumulus Media, KMOS, and Missouri Life Magazine. Thanks for sponsoring our season, Visit Columbia MO, City of Columbia- Office of Cultural Affairs, and Missouri Arts Council!

Photos from Wilbur Lin 林韡函's post

Photos from Wilbur Lin 林韡函's post

It's show day everyone!

It's show day everyone!

Upgrade your weekend date night and get your weekend tickets for Mareck Dance today!

Student rush tickets are just $10 today!

Thanks for sponsoring our season, City of Columbia- Office of Cultural Affairs, Visit Columbia MO, and Missouri Arts Council

Mizzou, Mizzou Triad Tigers, MU Theatre Department, Hickman High School, Rock Bridge High School PTSA - Columbia, MO, Muriel Battle High School, Jefferson City High School, CCHS Vocal Music, Fulton High School, Central Methodist University, Columbia College

Photos from Mareck Dance's post

Photos from Mareck Dance's post

Photos from University Concert Series's post

Photos from University Concert Series's post

Our Donor Presale is going strong*! Check out the exciting shows coming up in our 2022-2023 season!*Only available throu...

Our Donor Presale is going strong*! Check out the exciting shows coming up in our 2022-2023 season!

*Only available through our box office at this time


Our staff got together for fall training on Thursday and had a great time finding goodies all around the Missouri Theatre.

There's still time to get in on the fun! Apply at concertseries.org/careers


This group is going to spend a lot of time engaging with young folks in our community, then they'll present a gorgeous evening concert for us in February.

Don't miss our season announcement -- DM us your email address and we'll make sure you're among the first to see it!


We have a classic group coming in April! You're not gonna want to miss these cool cats!

DM us your email address and be among the first to get our official season announcement!


The first fall 2022 Choral Union rehearsal is coming up on August 25! Choral Union welcomes new and returning members to sing Verdi's REQUIEM with the University Philharmonic and guest soloists. No audition required.

-Messa da Requiem by Giuseppi Verdi (Novello edition). $20.00 available at 1st three rehearsals
-Dues: $20.00
-Rehearsal: Thursday, August 25, 2022 and each Thursday, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the Sinquefield Music Center - Sheryl Crow Hall
-Performance: Friday, Dec. 2, 7:00 P.M., Jesse Auditorium

Please join us this fall and bring a friend with you! For more info, contact Dr. Crabb at [email protected].


Thank you MU School of Music and all of our Columbia and MU community for making the Choral Union possible! This patron is right -- every single piece is beautiful and it's great to see them come together!

Photos from Mizzou New Music's post

Photos from Mizzou New Music's post


The University Concert Series began as a way to bring "high-brow" culture to Columbia and recruit faculty. Nowadays, we pride ourselves on offering something for everyone!

Don't miss our donor presale! Donate at concertseries.org/giving!

Photos from Mizzou New Music's post

Photos from Mizzou New Music's post


We love working with Mareck Dance and we're glad our audiences love them too!

Donate to the Concert Series and don't miss a step! concertseries.org/giving

Thanks for joining us last night for "Weird Al" Yankovic -- we had a blast!

Thanks for joining us last night for "Weird Al" Yankovic -- we had a blast!


It's show day! We just released a few tickets, so there's still a chance to see "Weird Al" Yankovic tonight! Get them from concertseries.org!


We love welcoming out-of-town visitors! What shows would you travel a long way to see?


We're not throwing shade if you've never seen an opera -- we're just excited to bring new and unique experiences to the Columbia community!

Help us keep these special shows coming when you donate at concertseries.org/giving


We're incredibly proud to bring professional tours to Columbia! What did you think of Waitress?

Help bring more professional theatre to town by donating today at concertseries.org/giving !


Don't forget about our student rush program! We do our best to make our shows accessible to the young people in our community!

Help us cover the cost of this program and more when you donate to the University Concert Series at concertseries.org/giving


We love hearing from our audiences! This is what one audience member said about the Ozark Mountain Daredevils, who performed for us on May 20th!

Donate today and help bring the 2022-2023 season to life at concertseries.org/giving


We love to bring high-quality art to Columbia -- these artists range from local members of the Choral union to living legends like Gordon Lightfoot!

Help bring an artist to Columbia by donating at concertseries.org/giving !

A little Throwback Thursday for you -- this is a 2009 Hot Summer Nights photo before what we believe is a production of ...

A little Throwback Thursday for you -- this is a 2009 Hot Summer Nights photo before what we believe is a production of Holst's The Planets!

If anyone recognizes this photographer, please let us know so we can give them credit!

Photos from University Concert Series's post

Photos from University Concert Series's post


We still have student rush tickets, even when the semester is over! Students, get your $10 ticket to a real education at tonight's show with the Ozark Mountain Daredevils! Our box office is only open until 1:00, so call in the morning! 882-3061

Thanks for sponsoring the show, UniversitySubaru Mo, Stoney Creek Hotel Columbia, Missouri Arts Council, City of Columbia- Office of Cultural Affairs, and Visit Columbia MO



203 S 9th Street
Columbia, MO


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It has been pure MAGIC🪄in the studio with choreographing for the last week! With brand new music by this piece brings ALL the feels!! 🙌

This work will premiere alongside 5 other pieces in our Fall rep show as part of the University Concert Series at the Missouri Theatre. Stay tuned for more info and details… you will not want to miss this performance!

Autumn Eckman Dara N. Schlesinger Karen Mareck Grundy Kendall Lademann Nathan Crewe-Kluge Stephen Blood Sarah Murphy Elise Mosbacher Ashleigh Sewell Victoria VanderPlas University Concert Series Missouri Theatre
The Murray Center for Documentary Journalism, in partnership with Ragtag Cinema and Netflix, will show "Descendant," the Sundance award-winning documentary, at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Missouri Theatre. Director Margaret Brown will take questions after the screening. Admission is free.

"Frederick Wiseman: Institutions," a Murray Center collaboration with Ragtag Cinema, begins on Sept. 14 at Ragtag Cinema. The eight-film weekly series opens at 6 p.m. with "Titicut Follies. Professor Emeritus Stacey Woelfel will introduce the film and subsequent screenings. Learn more: https://ragtagcinema.org/film-series/fredrick-wiseman-institutions/.
Been loving this run with Gordon Lightfoot! Got in early to tonight’s venue, the Missouri Theatre in Columbia, MO. Got a long ride ahead of us tonight up to Michigan for another show tomorrow before a day off. Grateful for great audiences, good weather and good company!
REMINDER: The Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival begins this afternoon at the Missouri Theatre. Films directed by documentary journalism students will screen in blocks at 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. There is no cost to attend. Here's the schedule and descriptions. The films will also be available for streaming beginning May 13.
So excited for this upcoming run of shows! Kicking off this Friday at the North Shore Music Theatre!

5/13 North Shore Music Theatre, Beverly, Ma
5/14 The Goodyear Theater Akron, OH
5/16 Hoyt Sherman Place Des Moines, IA
5/17 Missouri Theatre Columbia, MO
5/18 Miller Auditorium Kalamazoo, MI
5/20 Brown County Music Center Nashville, IN

* 5/14 through 5/20 supporting Gordon Lightfoot
COMING SOON TO A SCREEN NEAR YOU: Documentary journalism students will premiere their films at the Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival Thursday, May 12, at the Missouri Theatre. Can't make it to the free showings in CoMo? The 16 films will also be shown online beginning this weekend. Check out this lineup.
We are so grateful to Jeff Bassinson for these amazing performance pics from 'LIVE!' at Missouri Theatre 🙌
Keep an eye out as we continue to release more photos 📸

👀We’re looking at YOU!👀

🗣LAST CALL to see these incredible artists on stage and hear the talented live musicians accompany them!!🩰🎶

🎟Missouri Theatre - 203 S 9th St
Box office opens at 6pm, show starts at 7pm.


If you saw the performance last night we’d love to hear from you! What was your favorite part?! 👇👇👇

📸credit: Scott Shy with Shyvision Photography - Thank you!!

Some striking images of Missouri Contemporary Ballet’s ‘LIVE!’ performances by Scott Shy of Shyvision Photography!

Only 1️⃣ more chance to see this stunning performance TONIGHT, April 9th!!

📍Missouri Theatre
🎟 Box office opens at 6pm, show starts at 7pm

See YOU there!
Our friends at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet have two performances of "LIVE!" coming up on Friday and Saturday at the Missouri Theatre. For details, visit: www.MissouriContemporaryBallet.org/performances
Strong, subtle, smooth, sharp, striking… come see what happens when 💃dance and strings🎻come together on stage!

University Concert Series Presents: Missouri Contemporary Ballet in
‘LIVE!’ A program featuring 6 unique works performed to live music.

When: April 8th & 9th, 2022 @ 7pm
Where: Missouri Theatre
How: Click the link below to purchase your tickets!

We’d like to thank our generous sponsors and partners:
University Concert Series
Columbia Safety and Supply
Missouri Arts Council
City of Columbia- Office of Cultural Affairs

🎥Performance Footage: Jeff Bassinson
🥁Percussion and pointe shoes🩰
🎻String quartet and stunning strength💪
🎹Piano and pas de deuxs👫

‘LIVE!’ is sure to be a delight of your senses when live music and dance come together on stage! Escape to the theatre for an evening to feel the rush of experiencing art unfold right in front you.

When: April 8th & 9th
Where: Missouri Theatre
How: Tickets on sale NOW here: https://missouricontemporaryballet.org/events/performances/

Thanks so University Concert Series and Columbia Safety and Supply!
February 23, 2022
Missouri Theatre - Columbia, MO ("We Always Swing" Jazz Series)

Encore: Wynton Marsalis playing "Embraceable You" with Dan Nimmer and Carlos Henriquez

Best wishes to our members of Marching Mizzou who are also performing with our University of Missouri School of Music University Band and Symphonic Band this evening in the Missouri Theatre at 7:00 PM.

If you cannot attend the concert in person, please consider joining us via the Livestream link ⬇️


Mini Mizzou will also be back in action tonight for the final Mizzou Women's Basketball home game of the season before traveling to Nashville next week for the Women’s Southeastern Conference Tournament 🏀

Go Tigers - MIZ 🐯

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra performing at Missouri Theatre on February 23, 2022 ("We Always Swing" Jazz Series)

(photo by Luigi Beverelli)
Pre-concert interview at Missouri Theatre: Carlos Henriquez’s favorite string.