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, May 1, 2014
  • Ian Etter brings his multi-media exploration, Manned Mock Mars Mission (MMMM), to the CSPS galleries. Blending...
  • Thursday, July 24, 2014
  • 7:00 pm
  • Grant Wallace Band is a project of protean Chicago composer-performers Ben Hjertmann (voice), Chris Fisher-Loc...
  • Friday, July 25, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • These icons of Cuban son have more than seven decades and three generations of musical history under ...
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014
  • 8:00 pm
  • Suzy Bogguss is one of country music’s most pristine and evocative vocalists. With the release of the Illino...

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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 ...
    • May 1 - Jul 27, 2014
    • Ian Etter
    • Ian Etter brings his multi-media exploration, Manned Mock Mars Mission (MMMM), to the CSPS galleries...
    • Jul 24, 2014
    • Grant Wallace Band w/ Quince
    • Grant Wallace Band is a project of protean Chicago composer-performers Ben Hjertmann (voice), Chris ...
    • Jul 25, 2014
    • Conjunto Chappottín
    • These icons of Cuban son have more than seven decades and three generations of musical hist...
    • Jul 26, 2014
    • Suzy Bogguss
    • Suzy Bogguss is one of country music’s most pristine and evocative vocalists. With the release of ...