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The Arts and Education Council keeps art happening across the St. Louis region because we believe a region rich with arts and cultural opportunities is critical to creating and sustaining vibrant communities.

2020 St. Louis Arts Awards
An elegant evening of cocktails and dinner, an awards presentation and inspiring performances.

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2020 St. Louis Arts Awards

The St. Louis Arts Awards honors the artists, educators, philanthropists, corporate citizens and arts organizations that make our region so vibrant. Local and national talent is set to take center stage at the 29th annual event on January 27 at the Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta Hotel with performances by the Ambassadors of Harmony, The 442s with special guest Brian Owens and Broadway stars Caitlin Kinnunen and Beth Leavel.

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Upcoming Events

Mojada: A Medea in Los Angeles

January 08, 2020

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis

Two Trains Running by August Wilson

January 08, 2020

Edison Theatre

UMSL University Singers with the Arianna String Quartet

January 10, 2020

Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis

Centene Center for the Arts

The Centene Center for the Arts is a dynamic, vibrant arts incubator owned and operated by the Arts and Education Council and strategically located in the Grand Center Arts District. Through a leadership gift from the Centene Charitable Foundation, the Arts and Education Council's arts incubator fosters a community of growth for St. Louis arts organizations by offering facilities and services they need - from below-market rate office spaces to free rehearsal and event spaces to collaborative spaces for idea-sharing.

About our arts incubator

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