Playhouse Square

  • 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
    Cleveland, OH 44115
  • 216.771.4444 800.888.9941
  • Fax: 216.771.0217
  • Category: Arts & Entertainment
  • Type: Performing Arts / Theaters
Playhouse Square

The country's largest performing arts center outside of NYC, hosts over 1000 Broadway shows, dance, comedy, musical concerts and special events annually. PlayhouseSquare's theatres and grand lobbies play host to hundreds of business and social events each year, from pre-show cocktail parties to elaborate awards dinners, fundraisers and weddings. In addition, our Idea Center building boasts state-of-the-art broadcast, recording and streaming capabilities for business and conference events.

  • Miles to Akron + Canton Airport: 50
  • Miles to Hopkins Airport: 12
  • ADA Compliant:
  • Accessible Bathrooms:
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  • Group Discounts Available:
  • Group Friendly:
  • Group Tour Available:
  • Minimum for Group Tour + Discount: 10
  • Maximum for Group Tour + Discount: 100
  • Accessible Parking Spaces:
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  • Merch + Gift Shop On-Site:
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  • Tours Available: Guided Tour, Tours by Appointment Only
  • Attraction Type: Theatre + Performance Venue
  • Attraction Space Detail: Indoor Attraction, Restrooms On-Site
Playhouse Square Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 18
  • Theatre Capacity: 7,639
  • Banquet Capacity: 1,300
  • Classroom Capacity: 412
  • Reception Capacity: 1,760
  • Description: PlayhouseSquare's theatres and grand lobbies play host to hundreds of business and social events each year, from pre-show cocktail parties to elaborate awards dinners, fundraisers and weddings. In addition, our Idea Center building boasts state-of-the-art broadcast, recording and streaming capabilities for business and conference events.

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Connor Theatre Lobby X           0     0     0     240  
Connor Theatre Stage X           0     0     140     0  
Connor Theatre Auditorium X           2700     0     0     0  
State Theatre Lobby X           0     0     0     350  
State Theatre Stage X           0     0     600     0  
State Theatre Auditorium X           3000     0     0     0  
Ohio Theatre Lobby X           0     0     0     120  
Ohio Theatre Auditorium X           1000     0     0     0  
Allen Theatre Lobby X           0     0     500     500  
Kennedy's Cabaret Theatre X           99     0     60     0  
Hanna Theatre X           550     0     0     0  
Star Plaza X                        
Gund Dance Studio X           0     200     0     200  
Outcalt Lobby X           0     0     0     150  
Miller Classroom X               0     0     0  
Meeting Rooms X           0     32     0     0  
Smith Television Studio 97 X 33           0     0     0     200  
Westfield Insurance Studio Theatre 44 X 62           290     180     0     0  
    • Room Name: Connor Theatre Lobby
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 240
    • Room Name: Connor Theatre Stage
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 140
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Connor Theatre Auditorium
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: State Theatre Lobby
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 350
    • Room Name: State Theatre Stage
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 600
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: State Theatre Auditorium
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Ohio Theatre Lobby
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 120
    • Room Name: Ohio Theatre Auditorium
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Allen Theatre Lobby
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 500
    • Reception: 500
    • Room Name: Kennedy's Cabaret Theatre
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 60
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Hanna Theatre
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Star Plaza
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    • Room Name: Gund Dance Studio
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 200
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 200
    • Room Name: Outcalt Lobby
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 150
    • Room Name: Miller Classroom
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Meeting Rooms
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 32
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Smith Television Studio
    • Dimensions: 97 X 33
    • Ceiling:
    • Sq. Ft.:
    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 200
    • Room Name: Westfield Insurance Studio Theatre
    • Dimensions: 44 X 62
    • Ceiling:
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 180
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0

Jay Leno

  • April 06, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216-771-8403
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $35-$100

As host of The Tonight Show, Jay Leno dominated late-night television for more than two decades – garnering an Emmy Award and a spot in the Television Academy’s Broadcast Hall of Fame. Sti...

2018 Dazzle Awards presented by Patricia & John Chapman

  • May 19, 2018
  • 1615 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 p.m.
  • Admission: $25

The most talented high school performers in Northeast Ohio take center stage at Playhouse Square for the Dazzle Awards presented by Patricia and John Chapman! This awards ceremony and showcase is the ...

A Christmas Carol

  • December 15, 2017
  • 1511 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
A Christmas Carol

Open your heart to Charles Dickens’ classic tale of one man’s ultimate redemption. One of northeast Ohio’s favorite holiday traditions, A Christmas Carol is a perfect gift of theater...

A Christmas Carol

Champions of Magic

  • December 27, 2017 to December 30, 2017
  • 1615 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 3:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
  • Admission: $19.99-$119.99

Audiences will be captivated by the magic of the holiday season when the U.K. sensation Champions of Magic perform at Playhouse Square beginning December 27th. A perfect show for the whole family, the...

Che malambo -Presented by DANCECleveland

  • March 17, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216-241-6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Admission: $25- $60

The powerhouse, all-male, Argentinian dance company, Che Malambo, excites audiences with their percussive dance and music spectacle. Since its premiere in Paris in 2007, Che Malambo has performed arou...

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra and The Musical Theater Project present "The Gershwins in Hollywood"

  • January 27, 2018
  • 2067 E 14th St
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Cleveland Jazz Orchestra and The Musical Theater Project present

Continuing our rich annual collaboration with The Musical Theater Project, the CJO joins forces with the TMTP for a loving and informative tribute to George and Ira Gershwin, focusing on their final y...

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra and The Musical Theater Project present

Grupo Corpo-Presented by DANCECleveland

  • January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216-241-6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Admission: $25-$60

Brazil's Grupo Corpo heats things up with a winter performance of effortless movement and overflowing creativity. The highly sought after contemporary company was founded by Paulo Pederneiras in 1975,...

Hamilton

  • July 17, 2018 to August 26, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: Varies by day: 1PM, 2PM, 6:30PM, 8PM
  • Admission: TBD

HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nati...

Joshua Seth

  • January 13, 2018
  • 1511 Euclid Avenue
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 12166408669
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 p.m.
  • Admission: $26.00

Joshua Seth’s acclaimed Psychological Illusion show is a highly interactive, genuinely amazing, flat out funny performance that harkens back to the golden age of vaudeville. Combining mind readi...

Musical Thrones: A Parody

  • February 21, 2018 to February 22, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 12166408669
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $29.50-$49.50

Fans of the most talked about show on television can now get their fantasy fix live on stage with the hilarious send-up MUSICAL THRONES: A Parody. Composed by the hysterical mad men behind the long-ru...

Nutcracker Suite

  • December 15, 2017 to December 17, 2017
  • 2067 E 14th St.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 11AM, 7PM, 1PM, 7PM, 1PM
  • Admission: $25-$45

Celebrate the holidays with the popular ballet ‘The Nutcracker Suite’. Once again the City of Cleveland will have their very own holiday favorite ballet, ‘The Nutcracker Suite&rsquo...

Paw Patrol Live!: The Great Pirate Adventure

  • February 09, 2018 to February 11, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 12166408669
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 10AM, 2PM, 6PM
  • Admission: $10-$130

X barks the spot in the new tour PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure!” It's Pirate Day in Adventure Bay, and Mayor Goodway is getting ready for a big celebration! But first, Ryder...

The Santaland Diaries

  • December 06, 2017 to December 17, 2017
  • 1407 Euclid Avenue
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216-771-8403
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 5PM, 7PM, 8PM, 8:30PM on select days
  • Admission: $32.50

Produced by Cleveland Public Theatre, best-selling author David Sedaris’ The Santaland Diaries is the story of an out of work actor taking a job as Crumpet, a Macy’s Christmas elf, in 1989...

Whose Live Anyway?

  • April 20, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $35-$75

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? WHOSE LIVE ANYWAY? is 90 minutes of hilarious improvised ...

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