Arts Midwest promotes creativity, nurtures cultural leadership, and engages people in meaningful arts experiences, bringing vitality to Midwest communities and enriching people’s lives. More »

Arts Midwest World Fest tours global musicians to communities throughout our region. Read more about the ensembles as they take part in this exciting, global education program. More »



Professional, nonprofit theater companies may now apply for Shakespeare in American Communities grants for the 2015-2016 performance season. The application deadline is February 25, 2015. More »



The guidelines and application for the next phase of Big Read programming are now available. A program of the National Endowment for the Arts, The Big Read aims to encourage literary reading across the nation. More »