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940LIVE at South Park: The Roseline

South Park 1198 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence

Join us for 940LIVE in the Park!  The Roseline (pronounced rose like the flower, line like a straight line) is a band from Lawrence. Six albums into their career, they have crafted a songbook that is at once familiar and singular. The Roseline has had the good fortune of landing sync placements in indie movies … [more]

Over, Under, All Around: A Playground Performance for 2-6 Year Olds

Lawrence Arts Center

Welcome to Over, Under, All Around, an interactive playground performance for very young children and their families that investigates how our wild imaginations can transform a playground into anything! Are swings actually rocket ships? What creatures like to live inside slides? Are monkey bars made out of bananas? We will explore these questions (and more!) … [more]


Lawrence Ballet Theatre presents Madeline at the Carnival

Lawrence Arts Center Main Stage 940 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence

Directed by Cynthia Crews Madeline is back!  Lawrence Ballet Theatre will again present an adorable dance adaptation of a story by Ludwig Bemelmans. An all-ages family favorite! October 9 & 10 | 3pm $15 Adult/$10 Student Tickets

$10 – $15

Music Man, Concert Version

In partnership with the Lawrence City Band, the Lawrence Arts Center presents The Music Man, Concert Version with a full 17-piece orchestra.  Enjoy this classic production, performed by a full cast of students, community members, and professionals.  This special concert version centers on familiar show tunes with lots of heart.  Don’t miss a production that … [more]

$12 – $20

Dar Williams With Heather Maloney

Lawrence Arts Center Main Stage 940 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence

$29 GA/$31 Day of The initial idea came in a flash. Dar Williams was driving on an isolated highway, crossing from New York into Ontario, surrounded by frozen fields, silver trees, and empty sky, when inspiration struck. “I thought, ‘I want to write a biker song!’” Williams says with a laugh. “And then my second … [more]

$29 – $31

Ghosting Lawrence: A Theatrical Tour of Downtown Haunts

Downtown Lawrence

Join yarn-spinning Ric Averill through haunted downtown, assisted by spirits dancing, playing, and singing their way through the rich, eerie history of Lawrence. Based on authenticated hauntings, hear tales of a town transported, burned, scarred, Phoenixed, uplifted and yet still beseiged by ghosts from Quantrill’s Raid through the mid-1900s. October 21,  22, 23, 24, 27, … [more]


Tristian Griffin Dance Company presents ALINEA

Lawrence Arts Center and Online 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence

In a life full of transitions, we spend a great deal of time learning how to delegate and navigate through them. Yet rarely do we talk about the inception of those conversions. The characters in ALINEA explore “the beginning of a new idea,” and start to discover that it is not always about the process … [more]


The Nutcracker, A Kansas Ballet

Lawrence Arts Center and Online 940 New Hampshire St, Lawrence

Also available via livestream It’s back! Experience the sensation and charm of the Lawrence Arts Center’s original production. A winter family favorite, this ballet is based on E.T.A. Hoffman’s original story and set in Kansas during the civil war.  Witness the magic and wonder of this story as Drosselmeyer and Clara defeat the Mouse King … [more]