Legion Arts is an award-winning, Cedar Rapids nonprofit dedicated to the creation, presentation, understanding and impact of contemporary art. Based at CSPS, a restored landmark building on the edge of downtown Cedar Rapids, Legion Arts presents cutting edge art, music theatre, film and other events at a variety of venues; supports young artists, experimental art forms and new idea.

 

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  • CSPS flood update, including show changes

    UPDATE: We are open for business and back on our regular schedule CSPS Hall will remain closed until the flood waters recede. Fortunately, the building was effectively floodproofed in the renovations that followed the flood of 2008. All property from … Continue reading

Welcome to Legion Arts

  • Friday, October 20, 2017
  • 8:00 pm
  • Pang! will feature three performances:

    Friday, October 20, 8 pm
    Saturday October 21, 4 pm
    Satur...

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CSPS flood update, including show changes

UPDATE: We are open for business and back on our regular schedule CSPS Hall will remain closed until the flood waters recede. Fortunately, the building was effectively floodproofed in the renovations that followed the flood of 2008. All property from … Continue reading

LANDFALL FESTIVAL to bring 65 musicians from a dozen countries Sept 13-17

Musicians from Ethiopia, Cuba, Hungary, Poland, Argentina, Czech Republic and Austria highlight the ninth annual Landfall Festival of World Music taking place at various Cedar Rapids venues Sept. 13 through 17. That’s 65 musicians hailing from more than a dozen … Continue reading

Make Your Mark at CSPS

Update: Deadline extended to Aug. 1 Looking back, we like to think that Legion Arts has made its mark — not only on artists and audiences, but on the neighborhood, the community, and Iowa’s cultural scene in general. That’s especially … Continue reading

New parking lot is open

The new parking lot is open for business. Access from Second Street is just one of the new features, which include handicap spaces and new plantings courtesy of Trees Forever.  

    Upcoming Eventsmore

    • Oct 20 - Oct 21, 2017
    • Pang!
    • Pang! will feature three performances:

      Friday, October 20, 8 pm
      Saturday October 21, 4 p...

    • Oct 22, 2017
    • Skipper’s Alley
    • Their dynamic take on traditional Irish music is drawing critical praise and adoring fans to this...

    • Oct 24, 2017
    • Peter Case
    • Peter Case, a founding member of the Nerves, and later leader of the Plimsouls, has been called t...

    • Oct 26, 2017
    • The Book of J
    • This is Jewish folk music like you’ve never heard it. Book of J is Jewlia Eisenberg (Charming H...

    • Oct 28, 2017
    • Habib Koité & Bamada
    • One of Africa’s most popular and recognized musicians, Habib Koité is a modern troubadour with...