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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  • LANDFALL FESTIVAL 2014 Sept. 16-20

    Musicians from Europe, the Caribbean, South America and the Middle East highlight the seventh annual Landfall Festival of World Music taking place at various venues in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Sept. 16 through 20. Landfall Mainstage acts, appearing nightly … Continue reading

Welcome to Legion Arts

  • Thursday, August 7, 2014
  • The work of Cedar Falls artist Angela Waseskuk deals with the rhythm of life, everyday tasks and our ability t...
  • Sunday, September 21, 2014
  • 7:00 pm
  • Crystal Bowersox gained fame on the cultural juggernaut “American Idol,” finishing as runner-up in 2010. S...
  • Thursday, September 25, 2014
  • 7:00 pm
  • Famed on both sides of the Atlantic for its "Czechgrass" fusion of acoustic, bluegrass, folk and rock, Druha T...
  • Friday, September 26, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • Hoba Hoba Spirit calls its fusion music “Hayha,” but you might call it “Moroccan-roll.” Blending rock...

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LANDFALL FESTIVAL 2014 Sept. 16-20

Musicians from Europe, the Caribbean, South America and the Middle East highlight the seventh annual Landfall Festival of World Music taking place at various venues in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Sept. 16 through 20. Landfall Mainstage acts, appearing nightly … Continue reading

Legion Arts seeks business manager

Legion Arts has an opening for a full-time business manager. The basic job description is as follows: Provide administrative support to CFO and CEO, managing payroll, accounts payable and financial statements; Oversee employment policies and personnel, facility maintenance, vendor and … Continue reading

Artist ‘explores’ Mars with new project

Ian Etter brings his multi-media exploration, “Manned Mock Mars Mission (MMMM),” to the CSPS galleries May 1-June 29. An opening artist reception is planned for Thursday, May 1, 5-7 pm, at CSPS Hall, 1103 Third St. SE, Cedar Rapids. The … Continue reading

Robert Lindsey-Nassif’s ‘Opal’ based on real girl’s diaries

Robert Lindsey-Nassif’s Opal will be presented at CSPS on Friday and Saturday Jan. 31 & Feb 1, and Feb 7 & 8 at 8 pm. The musical is based on the magical and mysterious diary of seven-year-old Opal Whiteley — … Continue reading

    Upcoming Eventsmore

    • Aug 7 - Sep 28, 2014
    • Angela Waseskuk
    • The work of Cedar Falls artist Angela Waseskuk deals with the rhythm of life, everyday tasks and our...
    • Aug 7 - Sep 28, 2014
    • Nathan Biehl
    • Dichromacy is a collection of split tone photography by Cedar Rapids artist Nathan Biehl. H...
    • Aug 7 - Sep 28, 2014
    • Nicholas Economos
    • New York artist Nicholas Economos presents seven rotating videos under the title Intervals....
    • Sep 21, 2014
    • Crystal Bowersox
    • Crystal Bowersox gained fame on the cultural juggernaut “American Idol,” finishing as runner-up ...
    • Sep 25, 2014
    • Druha Trava
    • Famed on both sides of the Atlantic for its "Czechgrass" fusion of acoustic, bluegrass, folk and roc...