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Performing Arts


Wayne County has a long history of supporting the performing arts - unusual in a community this size. In addition to the companies listed below, Earlham College, Indiana University East, and the Civic Hall Performing Arts Center sponsor nationally recognized performers throughout the year.

Local Arts Groups

Civic Hall Performing Arts Center

Richmond Civic Theatre

Richmond Community Orchestra

Richmond Symphony Orchestra

Stage One Youth Theatre at RCT

Studio 10 at RCT

Indiana and the Midwest

Indianapolis, Indiana

Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre

The Cabaret at the Columbia Club

Clowes Memorial Hall

Indianapolis Opera

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

Indiana Repertory Theatre

Indianapolis School of Ballet

Ruoff Music Center

The Phoenix Theatre

Theatre on the Square

Nashville, Indiana

Bill Monroe Music Park

Brown County Playhouse

Cincinnati, Ohio

Cincinnati Arts Association

Cincinnati Opera


Dayton, Ohio

Dayton Live

Schuster Center

Victoria Theatre

The Loft Theatre


Glossary of Technical Theatre Terms

Live Nation



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Reid Health
We R Richmond - Richmond Community Schools
Morrisson-Reeves Library
City of Richmond, Indiana

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Did You Know?

The Levi Coffin House in Fountain City is recognized as the "Grand Central Station" of the Underground Railroad. Levi and Catharine Coffin were legendary, helping more than 2,000 former slaves escape to freedom in the North.