Touhill Events

Experience the best in live performance in a world-class venue. As a performing arts center, the Touhill is specifically designed to bring you quality arts and entertainment across a spectrum of genres. Whatever your tastes, the Touhill promises the opportunity to explore.


Remembering Debussy: UMSL Piano Studio in collaboration with MADCO 2

The UMSL Piano Studio is thrilled to share the stage with MADCO 2 in our commemoration of celebrated French composer Claude Debuss ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 13 , 2018
Lee Theater

Young Artists Competition

presented by UMSL Music

UMSL Music is proud to present the Eleventh Annual Young Artist Competition on Friday, November 16. Free and open to the public, t ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 16 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center

UMSL Day Fall 2018

You're invited to attend our fall UMSL Day open house where prospective students, along with their families and friends, explo ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 17 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

The Seamus Egan Project

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

It’s hard to think of an artist in traditional Irish music more influential than Seamus Egan. From his beginnings as a teen ... More Info »

Nov 17 , 2018
Lee Theater

Eddie B

Teachers Only Comedy Tour

The Houston native is singlehandedly changing the comedy game, tapping into the minds of teachers around the world and selling out ... More Info »

Nov 24 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center

Love Is Where You Find It!

presented by UMSL Music

Love is where you find it! Join soprano Stella Markou in a vocal evening of romantic meanderings. Love is explored through the wo ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 27 , 2018
Lee Theater

Student Chamber Music Concert

presented by UMSL Music

UMSL’s Music Department proudly presents its semi annual Chamber Music Concert. Come hear string students at the beautiful L ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 28 , 2018
Lee Theater

Percussion Ensemble Concert

presented by UMSL Music

World Percussion and Contemporary Percussion collide in this presentation by the UMSL Percussion Ensemble under the direction of M ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 29 , 2018
Lee Theater

Kenny G

The Miracles Holiday and Hits Tour

In a recording career that spans almost three decades and 23 albums, Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G has grafted elements ... More Info »

Nov 30 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Jazz for the Holidays

presented by UMSL Music

This annual production showcases holiday classics with a jazzy flair. The afternoon features such classics as Have Yourself a Merr ... More Info »

Showings
Dec 2 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center

Wind Ensemble Concert

presented by UMSL Music

Featuring UMSL Faculty Brass Quintet on an arrangement of Leonard Bernstein’s Suite from MASS. Also featured is Prelude to a ... More Info »

Showings
Dec 5 , 2018
Lee Theater

Ambassadors of Harmony

Sounds of the Season

The holiday season doesn't begin in St. Louis without the Ambassadors of Harmony! This December, the Ambassadors of Harmony c ... More Info »

Dec 7 - 9 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Masters of Fine Arts Graduate Reading

Students graduating from the UMSL creative writing MFA program will read from their own work. Cash bar; food provided. This event ... More Info »

Showings
Dec 14 , 2018
Lee Theater

The Nutcracker

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

The Nutcracker fills the mainstage at the Touhill with spectacular sets, costumes and a sizeable cast, helmed by the professi ... More Info »

Dec 14 - 23 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Sugarplum Fairy Holiday Luncheon

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Saint Louis Ballet is pleased to host the Sugarplum Fairy Holiday Luncheon prior to matinees of select Nutcracker performances. Th ... More Info »

Dec 15 - 16 , 2018
Terrace Lobby

The Nutcracker - Narrated Performance

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

New this season - one shorter production (December 19 at 11am only) for very young audience members or students/adults with limite ... More Info »

Dec 19 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center

University of Missouri School of Music Showcase

The University of Missouri School of Music's University Singers, under the direction of Dr. Paul Crabb, and Wind Ensemble, und ... More Info »

Showings
Jan 18 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

MADCO 2

DARE TO DANCE

MADCO 2 presents “DARE TO DANCE” a choreographic opportunity! Join us for 3 awesome nights of dance featuring MADCO 2 ... More Info »

Showings
Jan 24 - 26 , 2019
Whitaker Hall

Catholic Men for Christ Conference 2019

presented by the Archdiocese of St. Louis

The Catholic Men for Christ Conference is focused on building the kingdom of God here in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. The confere ... More Info »

Feb 2 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Balanchine's Rubies and other Love Stories

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

For the very first time, Saint Louis presents one of George Balanchine’s iconic ballets - Rubies. The ruby red costumes and ... More Info »

Feb 15 - 16 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

ETHEL + Robert Mirabal - The River

Continuing a deeply successful six year collaboration inspired by ceremonies dedicated to the sun, ETHEL and Robert Mirabal, Nativ ... More Info »

Feb 24 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Autobiography- Company Wayne McGregor

presented by Dance St. Louis

Direct from London, multi-award-winning British choreographer, director and Royal Ballet Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor deb ... More Info »

Feb 27 , 2019
Touhill Performing Arts Center

PostSecret Live

“Secrets are the currency of intimacy.” - Frank Warren Frank Warren is the most trusted stranger in America. He&rsquo ... More Info »

Mar 2 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Arianna String Quartet: Viva Brazil!

presented by UMSL Music

U.S. Premiere! – Winner of 2019 FEMUSC String Quartet Composition Competition Miguel del Aguila: "Malambo" for Bas ... More Info »

Mar 8 , 2019
Lee Theater

Catholic Women for Christ Conference 2019

presented by the Archdiocese of St. Louis

The Catholic Women for Christ Conference offers women a day of spiritually uplifting speakers and a chance to commune with other w ... More Info »

Mar 9 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Lunasa

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Named for an ancient Celtic harvest festival in honor of the Irish god Lugh, patron of the arts, Lúnasa is indeed a gatheri ... More Info »

Mar 10 , 2019
Lee Theater

Music City Hit-Makers

The most famous people you’ve never heard of. Music City Hit-Makers is "classin' up country" with a one-of-a-k ... More Info »

Mar 16 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

The Distinguished Speaker Series

presented by UMSL Executive Leadership Consortium & College of Business Administration

The UMSL Executive Leadership Consortium, College of Business Administration, coordinates the Distinguished Speaker Series each Ma ... More Info »

Showings
Mar 21 , 2019
Lee Theater

MADCO: THE UNITY MOVEMENT

Friday & Saturday Evening performances 8pm United through dance, the voices of people across St. Louis’s diverse neighbo ... More Info »

Purchase Tickets
Mar 28 - 30 , 2019
Lee Theater

Coppélia

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

A great comic ballet of the 19th century, Coppélia is the story of a “mad” inventor and the doll he creates tha ... More Info »

Apr 5 - 7 , 2019
Touhill Performing Arts Center

Toby Foyeh and Orchestra Africa

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Toby Foyeh was born in London, United Kingdom of Nigerian parents and is based in the United States. He started playing music from ... More Info »

Apr 6 , 2019
Lee Theater

DIVA Jazz Orchestra directed by Sherrie Maricle

Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival 2019

Hard-charging. Powerful. Immersed in the history of their craft and in total command of their instruments. That’s DIVA &ndas ... More Info »

Apr 12 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Ultimate Jazz All-Stars Big Band directed by Gregg Field

Greater St. Louis Jazz Festival 2019

Eight-time Grammy Award-winner and Latin Grammy Producer of the year, Gregg Field, is assembling a one-night-only big band in hono ... More Info »

Apr 13 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Pilobolus in Shadowland 2: The New Adventure

presented by Dance St. Louis

The world-renowned dance company of dancer-athletes and choreographers that has been seen by millions across the world returns to ... More Info »

Apr 20 , 2019
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Arianna String Quartet: Shifting Vistas

presented by UMSL Music

Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.12 Daniel Schnyder: String Quartet Nr. 4, “Great Places” (200 ... More Info »

May 3 , 2019
Lee Theater

Cappella Romana

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Venice in the East - Music from Renaissance Crete - Cappella Romana Byzantine musicologist and performer Alexander Lingas directs ... More Info »

May 8 , 2019
Lee Theater