On the Marquee

On the Menu

  • Sunday Brunch
    Every Sunday 11am - 2pm
    Reservations Preferred
    Call 219-836-1930
  • Culinary Night
    2017 Culinary Nights:
    April 28 & Sept. 29
    Call 219-836-3255

On Stage

  • Comedy Night
  • Theatre at the Center
  • Theatre For Young Audiences
    Box Office: 219-836-3255
    Group Sales: 219-836-3258

On Exhibit

  • South Shore Arts Gallery
    43rd Annual Tri-County Junior/Senior High School Exhibition
    April 23-May 21, 2017

    The Longview: Landscape Paintings by Dan Annarino & Terry Lacy
    June 11-Aug. 27, 2017

    Archaic Magic as Background to Artistic Inspiration & Interpretation: Works by Dorothy Graden
    Now-June 18, 2017
Culinary Night
Theatre at the Center
Theatre at the Center


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The Center for Visual and Performing Arts is the area’s premier venue for the arts that offers an elegant setting for weddings, parties and business meetings. Here, events are transformed into works of art with unparalleled service and sumptuous food.

Supporting the cultural and educational needs of the community for more than 20 years, the CVPA is conveniently located along historic Ridge Road in Munster, only 25 miles from downtown Chicago. The completely handicapped accessible facility is surrounded by gardens and scenic Bieker Woods. A magnificent illuminated water fountain marks the main entrance and sheltered auto port.

The CVPA is Home To:

icon Theatre at the Center

icon South Shore Arts, Gallery & Gift Shop

icon Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra

icon Comedy Night

icon Sunday Brunch