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

  • Friday, August 1, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • Exuberant youthful energy bursting with natural talent and contagious rhythm, the six young men of Mokoomba br...
  • Sunday, August 3, 2014
  • 7:00 pm
  • It was 1968 when Bonnie Koloc, an Iowa girl of 22, burst onto the Chicago folk music scene and became a pivota...
  • Saturday, August 9, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and Tom Waits,...
  • Sunday, August 10, 2014
  • 7:00 pm
  • Trish Bruxvoort Colligan’s new record was recorded live in the Amish-built barn at Seed Savers Exchange in D...

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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

    • May 1 - Aug 3, 2014
    • Stuart Klipper
    • In his exhibit "Some Places on This Planet," Stuart Klipper literally takes on the ...
    • Aug 1, 2014
    • Mokoomba
    • Exuberant youthful energy bursting with natural talent and contagious rhythm, the six young men of M...
    • Aug 3, 2014
    • Bonnie Koloc
    • It was 1968 when Bonnie Koloc, an Iowa girl of 22, burst onto the Chicago folk music scene and becam...
    • Aug 9, 2014
    • Davina and the Vagabonds
    • With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and ...