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Springfield Contemporary Theatre

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Address: 305 E Walnut St # 103, Springfield, MO 65806
Phone Number:
+1 417-831-8001
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Sun 14:00 - 16:30
Fri - Sat 19:30 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Springfield's premiere grown-up immersive theatre experience, Springfield...

Springfield's premiere grown-up immersive theatre experience, Springfield Contemporary Theatre, presents a wide variety of year round productions. SCT is currently located in downtown Springfield, Missouri, at the corner of Pershing Street and Robberson Avenue in Springfield's most immersive venue SCT’s Center Stage at Wilhoit Plaza. SCT is dedicated to the production of contemporary works and works that can be re-energized through a contemporary view and through an intimate staging while using outstanding directors, local actors and guest professionals throughout the season.

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Huge talent in a great venue with professionalism top to bottom.

There are a huge variety of offerings at the Springfield Contemporary Theater, parking is easy, and every seat is a good seat. It is a friendly, no pressure environment with... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

There are a huge variety of offerings at the Springfield Contemporary Theater, parking is easy, and every seat is a good seat. It is a friendly, no pressure environment with comfortable seats and spacing. This afternoon, for my wife's birthday, I took her to J.R. Stuart's impressionism of Mark Twain in "The Gospel According to Mark" and it was killer!... More 

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

took my little sister to see Disney's Aladdin Jr. put on by the little theatre cast members - it was astonishing the work these kiddos put in and the play was fantastic!!

1 Thank Jordan L
Branson, Missouri
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Only been to one show, but what a show it was. The actors were terrific and I laughed my butt off. The theater is small and very intimate. The stage is small, but they make good use of it. I really enjoyed this group and look forward to seeing another one of their show. The place is clean, as are... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

Saw this production on Sunday and it was fantastic. Springfield's local talent is as good as it gets. Will be back for the next theatre performance.

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Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 17 February 2014

Forget Little Theatre, Springfield Contemp is where its at. Always wonderful acting and wonderful music. Impressive..

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Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 5 November 2012

"1776" was done really well. I was surprised by an all female cast, but I was familiar with the play and loved it, even with the twist in the cast. The singing was exceptional, and so was the acting. Really brought home the founding of our country.

Thank MOOzarksnative

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