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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  • 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

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...
  • Saturday, September 6, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • Lucy Kaplansky’s music is wonderfully raw and rich with heartache and hope, featuring a voice “as sweet an...
  • Friday, September 12, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • SPT Theatre Company serves up another season of Tales from the Writers’ Room with ...
  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014
  • Musicians from Europe, the Caribbean, South America and the Middle East highlight the seventh annual Landfall ...

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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

Hinterlands’ ‘The Circuit’ earning raves

This review originally appeared on Milwaukee Mag.com Tickets to Oct. 25-26 CSPS shows here For all its punk sensibility, there is a core of heartfelt and sometimes pungent nostalgia in The Circuit, the latest project by the imaginative Detroit-based performance … 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 6, 2014
    • Lucy Kaplansky
    • Lucy Kaplansky’s music is wonderfully raw and rich with heartache and hope, featuring a voice “a...
    • Sep 12 - Sep 13, 2014
    • SPT Theatre
    • SPT Theatre Company serves up another season of Tales from the Writers’ Room