Who We Are

Legion Arts is an award-winning, Cedar Rapids nonprofit dedicated to the creation, presentation, understanding and impact of contemporary art.


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Legion Arts is located in CSPS Hall, a large, century-old brick building, located on the corner of Third Street SE and 11th Avenue SE, in NewBo.

Upcoming Events

Based at historic CSPS Hall in downtown Cedar Rapids, Legion Arts is a leading presenter of art, music and theatre from across America and around the globe. Our intimate, 200-seat theatre regularly features outstanding performing artists, from folk to jazz to blues, from cabaret to contemporary dance.

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Richard Shindell  

Richard Shindell

October 18, 2019 at 8:00pm

Originally from New York, now dividing his time between Argentina and the Hudson Valley, Shindell is a writer whose songs paint…

Matt Andersen  

Matt Andersen

October 19, 2019 at 8:00pm

A powerhouse performer with a giant, soul-filled voice and commanding stage presence, Canadian bluesman Matt Andersen has built…

The Steel Wheels  

The Steel Wheels

October 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

Simultaneously familiar and fresh, the Steel Wheels bring a singular energy to every note they play, and sparkling craft to each…

Current Exhibits

Catch up to the cutting edge in our four gallery spaces, which have housed everything from photo essays, to interactive sculpture, to dynamic experiments in digital art. The galleries at CSPS are open 363 days a year, and admission is always free.

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