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.


Art of the Sun

presented by UMSL College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Fine and Performing Arts, & the Department of Physics and Astronomy

On August 21st, this part of the country will experience a great natural phenomenon; a total eclipse of the sun.    ... More Info »

Showings
Aug 20 , 2017
Touhill Performing Arts Center

Arianna String Quartet: Zero to 60

presented by UMSL Music

Schubert: Quartettsatz Janacek: Quartet No.2. Intimate Letters Beethoven: Quartet in E minor, Op.59, No.2 The Arianna String Quar ... More Info »

Sep 8 , 2017
Lee Theater

The Vietnam War

presented by the Nine Network with Ken Burns

Join the Nine Network of Public Media and acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns for a preview screening and discussion of a new ... More Info »

Sep 9 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Korean Performing Arts Festival

As we celebrate 2017 Korea Week in St. Louis, Korean Performing Arts Festival takes the highlight of the event. It will be a night ... More Info »

Showings
Sep 16 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Pangea

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

PANGEA is a Contemporary World Music Band formed by a collective of composers from different cultural and musical backgrounds. Tog ... More Info »

Sep 23 , 2017
Lee Theater

Decades Rewind

presented by Decades Entertainment

Decades Rewind is a National touring concert, dance party and theatrical performance all wrapped up in one blockbuster show! It ce ... More Info »

Sep 24 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Greek Classical Vocal Music Seminar with Yannis Filias

presented by UMSL Music

Join visiting musical artist Yannis Filias, Stella Markou, and Alla Voskoboynikova as they bring to the St. Louis community the be ... More Info »

Showings
Sep 27 , 2017
Lee Theater

MADCO: Freedom Daytime Performance

This is a shorter daytime performance followed by a Q & A with the MADCO dancers. For the Saturday evening full performance, c ... More Info »

Sep 29 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Yannis Filias Guest Artist Concert

presented by UMSL Department of Music

The UMSL Department of Music is proud to present visiting scholar and lyric tenor Yannis Filias. Filias has enchanted audiences an ... More Info »

Showings
Sep 29 , 2017
Lee Theater

MADCO: Freedom

Take the extraordinary journey of FREEDOM! MADCO presents a community inspired encore performance after a sold out run spring 2017 ... More Info »

Sep 30 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Aristophanes' The Birds

presented by UMSL Theatre

Aristophanes’ comedy, The Birds, tells the story of two Athenians who set out in search of a better life. They are disgusted ... More Info »

Oct 12 - 15 , 2017
Lee Theater

Wizard of Oz

presented by Variety Children's Theatre

In 2017, the Variety Children’s Theatre invites you to join us as we go off to see the Wizard. This year’s production, ... More Info »

Oct 19 - 22 , 2017
Touhill Performing Arts Center

UMSL Wind Ensemble Concert

presented by UMSL Music

Something Old, Something New! Join the UMSL Wind Ensemble as they explore wind literature from the past and the present.  ... More Info »

Showings
Oct 25 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

TEDx GatewayArch

Ripple Effect

TEDxGatewayArch believes every individual has the ability to change the world, and it can start with just one idea. Experience the ... More Info »

Oct 27 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Arianna String Quartet: Poetry in Motion

presented by UMSL Music

Haydn: Quartet in F Major, Op.74, No.2 Leo Brouwer: Quartet No.3 (1997) Schumann: Quartet in A Major, Op.41, No.3 In an evening d ... More Info »

Nov 3 , 2017
Lee Theater

Giselle

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Saint Louis Ballet opens its 2017-2018 season with Giselle, a hauntingly beautiful ballet that’s in the repertoire of all th ... More Info »

Nov 3 - 5 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

University Orchestra Concert

presented by UMSL Music

UMSL Symphony Orchestra presents a memorable first concert for the 2017 Season, welcoming Maestro Darwin Aquino as their new Music ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 8 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Pianist Alla Voskoboynikova and STLSO guests: David Halen, violin and Yin Xiong, cello

presented by UMSL Music

Join us for an unforgettable evening of some of the most admired and heartfelt pieces in the chamber music repertoire. Pianist All ... More Info »

Nov 9 , 2017
Lee Theater

Karan Casey and Maura O'Connell

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Two of Ireland’s most outstanding and beloved singers join together to present an exceptional evening of songs and stories. ... More Info »

Nov 11 , 2017
Lee Theater

Rebetiki Istoria

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

REBETIKI ISTORIA - the name means "Rebetika History" - is a leading Greek traditional music group specializing in early- ... More Info »

Nov 12 , 2017
Lee Theater

University Singers and Vocal Point Concert

presented by UMSL Music

UMSL’s top choral ensembles, University Singers and Vocal Point, share the stage for this one-night-only event. With reperto ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 13 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

GO! Series: Good as Gold

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

The Saint Louis Ballet’s new “GO” series kicks off the first in its “GO!” series with work by choreo ... More Info »

Nov 19 , 2017
Lee Theater

Jim Brickman

A Joyful Christmas

Be part of the holiday concert tradition of the season with Grammy nominated songwriter and piano sensation Jim Brickman as he cel ... More Info »

Nov 26 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Piano Studio Recital

presented by UMSL Music

You are cordially invited to attend our Fall 2017 Piano Studio Recital. Sit back and relax while listening and enjoying beautiful ... More Info »

Showings
Nov 28 , 2017
Touhill Performing Arts Center

University Wind Ensemble Concert

presented by UMSL Music

The Wind Ensemble program is titled Cornerstones! Join the UMSL Wind Ensemble as we enjoy those pieces that make up what we c ... More Info »

Showings
Dec 6 , 2017
Lee Theater

Sounds of the Season featuring Ambassadors of Harmony

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

Dec 8 - 10 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Masters of Fine Arts Graduate Reading

presented by UMSL Department of English

THE MFA GRADUATE READING celebrates the accomplishments of those students who have completed and successfully defended their Maste ... More Info »

Showings
Dec 15 , 2017
Lee Theater

The Nutcracker

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Gen Horiuchi’s The Nutcracker has become a Saint Louis favorite with dazzling costumes, sets and special effects. The large ... More Info »

Dec 15 - 23 , 2017
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Sugar Plum Fairy Luncheon

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Saint Louis Ballet’s Sugar Plum Fairy Holiday Luncheon offers a magical holiday experience for every family member! Enjoy a ... More Info »

Dec 16 - 17 , 2017
Lee Theater

Arianna Orchestra Festival

The Arianna String Quartet proudly presents it's annual Orchestra Festival. Providing the best educational opportunities for t ... More Info »

Showings
Jan 9 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Love Stories

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Love Stories is a series of shorter ballets by a wide range of choreographers.  Timed shortly before Valentine’s day, L ... More Info »

Feb 10 - 11 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Classic Albums Live: Eagles Hotel California

When Glenn Frey passed, we were all left scrambling for an answer. It was just after David Bowie had passed, and there was a sense ... More Info »

Feb 14 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Black Umfolosi

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Black Umfolosi is a self taught Acappella (Imbube) singing and traditional dance group that was formed in 1982 by the then school ... More Info »

Feb 17 , 2018
Lee Theater

Arianna String Quartet: Hungarian Rhapsody

presented by UMSL Music

Chopin: Nocturne in C minor, Op.48 Liszt/Verdi: Rigoletto Concert Paraphrase Bartok: Quartet No.2 Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor ... More Info »

Mar 9 , 2018
Lee Theater

Arianna String Quartet: Quintets with Klein!

presented by UMSL Music

Ravel: Quartet in F Major Takemitsu: Entre-Temps, for Oboe and String Quartet Reicha: Oboe Quintet in F Major, Op.107 The Arianna ... More Info »

Mar 19 , 2018
Lee Theater

Taikoza

presented by UMSL International Studies and Programs

Come discover the wonderful world that Taikoza creates through sounds and sights. Taikoza is the only Taiko group that features ta ... More Info »

Mar 24 , 2018
Lee Theater

Nightwish

Decades North America 2018

As four guys looking like they’re fresh out of high-school and a girl in leatherpants played at the legendary rock-venue Lep ... More Info »

Mar 29 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

MADCO: Alive Inside

Aging, disabilities, and Parkinson’s? Sounds like heavy topics for dance. But MADCO once again takes the art form a ste ... More Info »

Apr 6 - 7 , 2018
Lee Theater

MADCO: Alive Inside Sensory Friendly Performance

MADCO is proud to present a Sensory Friendly performance of “Alive Inside.” Modifications in sound and lighting are ma ... More Info »

Apr 7 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center

Cinderella

presented by Saint Louis Ballet

Nothing portrays this rags-to-riches tale better than the ballet of Cinderella. It was composed by Sergei Prokofiev and first perf ... More Info »

Apr 13 - 15 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

Arianna String Quartet: An Evening with Shostakovich

presented by UMSL Music

Quartet No.1 in C Major, Op.49 Quartet No.8 in C minor, Op.110 Quartet No.15 in E-flat minor, Op.144 The ASQ closes out the 2017- ... More Info »

May 4 , 2018
Lee Theater

Whose Live Anyway?

presented by the Touhill

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: WHOSE ... More Info »

May 4 , 2018
Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall

St. Louis Storytelling Festival Finale

The St. Louis Storytelling Festival, now in its 39th year, celebrates the masterful art of storytelling. This free annual event, p ... More Info »

Showings
May 5 , 2018
Touhill Performing Arts Center