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:
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  • Minimum for Group Tour + Discount: 10
  • Maximum for Group Tour + Discount: 100
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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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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 140
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Connor Theatre Auditorium
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    • Classroom Size: 0
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    • Room Name: State Theatre Lobby
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 350
    • Room Name: State Theatre Stage
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 600
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: State Theatre Auditorium
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    • Classroom Size: 0
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    • Room Name: Ohio Theatre Lobby
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 120
    • Room Name: Ohio Theatre Auditorium
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    • Classroom Size: 0
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    • Room Name: Allen Theatre Lobby
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 500
    • Reception: 500
    • Room Name: Kennedy's Cabaret Theatre
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    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 60
    • Reception: 0
    • Room Name: Hanna Theatre
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    • Classroom Size: 0
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    • 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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    • 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
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    • Theater: No
    • Classroom Size: 0
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 200
    • Room Name: Westfield Insurance Studio Theatre
    • Dimensions: 44 X 62
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    • Theater: Yes
    • Classroom Size: 180
    • Banquet Capacity: 0
    • Reception: 0

Aladdin - Disney Musical

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
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Love Never Dies

  • January 18, 2019
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Love Never Dies

This story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, follows Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera, one of the most successful musicals of all time, which has now been seen by more th...

Love Never Dies

Ballet Hispanico Presented by DANCECleveland & Tri-C

  • November 10, 2018
  • 1511 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Ballet Hispanico Presented by DANCECleveland & Tri-C

Combine passion, dazzling elegance, and an infectious energy together and you get the remarkable Ballet Hispanico! Performing at Playhouse Square for both an evening and matinee, Ballet Hispanico will...

Ballet Hispanico Presented by DANCECleveland & Tri-C

Beijing Dance Theater Presented by DANCECleveland, Tri-C & Cleveland Public Library

  • February 02, 2019
  • 1511 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Beijing Dance Theater Presented by DANCECleveland, Tri-C & Cleveland Public Library

Beijing Dance Theater makes its Ohio debut with two beautifully lush performances featuring two remarkable works. Founded in 2008, Beijing Dance Theater (BDT) is led by its choreographer Wang Yuanyuan...

Beijing Dance Theater Presented by DANCECleveland, Tri-C & Cleveland Public Library

Body of Work:Dialogues on Dance with Pam Tanowitz Dance

  • July 24, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Admission: $ ($0 - $25)
Body of Work:Dialogues on Dance with Pam Tanowitz Dance

Join us for an intimate evening of dance and conversation as one of the hottest modern dance choreographers today, Pam Tanowitz and her dancers provide audience members with an insider view of the cre...

Body of Work:Dialogues on Dance with Pam Tanowitz Dance

Celtic Thunder X Tour

  • October 09, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Celtic Thunder X Tour

There’s no resting on your laurels for Public Television phenomenon Celtic Thunder! The multi-platinum Irish group disembarked from its third Celtic Thunder Cruise in November and completed a US...

Celtic Thunder X Tour

Dan and Phil World Tour 2018: Interactive Introverts

  • July 31, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Ave, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.771.4444
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Dan and Phil World Tour 2018: Interactive Introverts

Two internet dwelling, insecure nerds standing under the spotlight to give the people what they want: an epic interactive experience of rants, roasts, battles, stories...and surprises that will make y...

Dan and Phil World Tour 2018: Interactive Introverts

Disney's Aladdin

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Disney's Aladdin

Discover a whole new world at ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical.  From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable bea...

Disney's Aladdin

Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

  • June 16, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Ave, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.771.4444
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY comes to Cleveland for the first time! This international concert phenomenon features Nobuo Uematsu’s stirring music from one of the most popular video g...

Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

Eddie B - Teachers Only Comedy Tour

  • September 28, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Eddie B - Teachers Only Comedy Tour

The Houston native is single handedly changing the comedy game, tapping into the minds of teachers around the world and selling out major arenas throughout the country in minutes! Eddie B. is bringing...

Eddie B - Teachers Only Comedy Tour

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...

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

  • June 07, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

In a virtuoso performance, award-winning showman and Cleveland favorite Hershey Felder (George Gershwin Alone, Maestro: Leonard Bernstein) brings to life the remarkable story of America's Composer...

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

  • June 07, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

In a virtuoso performance, award-winning showman and Cleveland favorite Hershey Felder (George Gershwin Alone, Maestro: Leonard Bernstein) brings to life the remarkable story of America's Composer...

Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Presented by DANCECleveland

  • July 28, 2018
  • 1615 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Presented by DANCECleveland

DANCECleveland is going all out for 2018 National Dance Day on July 28, including a return of audience favorite, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago! Now in its 40th year, the company is lauded as a major fo...

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Presented by DANCECleveland

It's About Time

  • June 16, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Ave, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.771.4444
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
It's About Time

North Coast Men's Chorus Celebrating Its 30th Season With the close of our 30th Season, it's about time to think about the next 30 years. But before we leave this anniversary year, we have one...

It's About Time

Joan Baez Fare Thee Well... Tour 2018

  • October 03, 2018
  • 1519 Euclid Ave.
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Admission: $$$ ($75 +)
Joan Baez Fare Thee Well... Tour 2018

Acclaimed artist and activist Joan Baez will begin a run of North American dates beginning on September 11 in Ithaca, NY. The extensive run of shows, following 50 UK and European dates, marks Baez&rsq...

Joan Baez Fare Thee Well... Tour 2018

Lisa Lampanelli

  • June 23, 2018
  • 1501 Euclid Ave, Suite 200
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.771.4444
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Lisa Lampanelli

Lisa Lampanelli has been known for more than a quarter-century as Comedy's Lovable Queen of Mean. Heralded as "more than a standup - a standout," by comedy legend Jim Carrey, and called ...

Lisa Lampanelli

Menopause the Musical

  • July 31, 2018
  • 2067 E 14th St
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Menopause the Musical

Menopause The Musical® - COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD! Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much se...

Menopause the Musical

Playhouse Square Backyard Bash

  • May 31, 2018
  • E 14th and Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.771.4444
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
Playhouse Square Backyard Bash

Join us as we unveil the calendar of exciting events for Summer 2018 on U.S. Bank Plaza. Featuring live music by Carlos Jones & the PLUS Band and many more surprises!

Playhouse Square Backyard Bash

Taking A Knee

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
Taking A Knee

Join us for a CPH Season Extra: Taking A Knee on Sunday, May 27 at 4:00pm, when director Robert Barry Fleming will engage three-time Super Bowl Champion Je'Rod Cherry in a post-show discussion exp...

Taking A Knee

The Disco Ball

  • June 02, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 5:30 PM - 11:59 PM
  • Admission: $$$ ($75 +)
The Disco Ball

Glitz, Glam, & Groove Save the date for Cleveland Play House’s annual benefit on June 2, 2018! This year’s event is co-chaired by Sally Stewart and Craig Buffie, and we are thrilled to...

The Disco Ball

The Haunted Manor

  • June 16, 2018
  • 1511 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
The Haunted Manor

The Haunted Manor (Straszny dwór) composed by the Polish composer Stanisław Moniuszko to the libretto by Jan Chęciński was premiered in 1865 in The Grand Opera in Warsaw. The opera combines a roma...

The Haunted Manor

The Royale

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
The Royale

It’s 1910, and Negro Heavyweight Champion Jay “The Sport” Jackson is determined to prove he is equal to his white counterpart—in the ring and in life. Challenging his rival to ...

The Royale

The Royale

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
The Royale

It’s 1910, and Negro Heavyweight Champion Jay “The Sport” Jackson is determined to prove he is equal to his white counterpart—in the ring and in life. Challenging his rival to ...

The Royale

The Royale

  • May 27, 2018
  • 1407 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
The Royale

It’s 1910, and Negro Heavyweight Champion Jay “The Sport” Jackson is determined to prove he is equal to his white counterpart—in the ring and in life. Challenging his rival to ...

The Royale

Vertigo Dance Company

  • March 09, 2019
  • 1511 Euclid Ave
  • Cleveland OH 44115
  • Phone: 216.241.6000
  • Venue: Playhouse Square
  • Times: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: $$ ($25 - $75)
Vertigo Dance Company

Grounded and organic yet driven and unyielding, Vertigo's dancers attack the contemporary movement with an honesty that engages audience members to feel the vulnerability of emotions being unpacke...

Vertigo Dance Company

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