The Arts

A quick guide to our city’s diverse cultural offerings.




Project Motion

Photograph by Melissa Anderson Sweazy

VISUAL ARTS AND EXHIBITIONS

Belz Museum of Asian and Judaic Art
119 S. Main, 523-2787
belzmuseum.org

The Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Ave., 761-5250
dixon.org

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
Overton Park, 1934 Poplar Ave., 544-6200
brooksmuseum.org

National Ornamental Metal Museum
374 Metal Museum Dr., 774-6380
metalmuseum.org

 

ART GALLERIES

Automatic Slim’s
525-7948, automaticslimsmemphis.com

David Lusk Gallery
767-3800, davidluskgallery.com

David Perry Smith Gallery
347-3541, davidperrysmithgallery.com

DCI Gallery
767-8617, dcigallery.net

Five in One
726-6253, fiveinone.org

Fountain Art Gallery
458-7100, fountainartgallery.com

Harrington Brown Art Gallery
590-3008, harringtonbrowngallery.com

Jack Kenner Photographic Gallery
722-8877, jackkenner.com

Java Cabana
272-7210, javacabanacoffeehouse.com

L. Ross Gallery
767-2200, lrossgallery.com

Lisa Kurts Gallery
683-6200, lisakurts.com

Otherlands Coffee Bar
278-4994, otherlandscoffeebar.com

P&H Artspace
726-0966, pandhcafe.com

 

BROAD AVENUE ARTS DISTRICT

broadavearts.com

Adam Shaw Studio and Gallery
458-7038

Exotic Bowls
323-6160

Material
219-1943

MetalWorks Design Studios
327-4000

Odessa
odessamemphis.org

T. Clifton Art Gallery
323-2787

 

SOUTH MAIN ARTS DISTRICT

southmainmemphis.net
409 S. Main, 651-7989

Art Stained Glass Studio
527-7568

Art Village Studio and Gallery
521-0782

D’Edge Art & Unique Treasures
521-0054

Disciple Design
386-4299

Jack Robinson Gallery & Archive
276-0708

Joysmith Studio
543-0505

The Majestic Grille
522-8555

Memphis College of Art Graduate School & Hyde Gallery
526-1820

Rainbow Studio
521-0400

Rivertown Gallery
527-7573

Sue Layman Designs
527-2872

 

COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY ART GALLERIES

The Art Museum at the University of Memphis
678-2224, amum.org

Beverly and Sam Ross Gallery, Christian Brothers University
321-3243, cbu.edu/cbu/library/gallery

Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College
843-3442, rhodes.edu

Memphis College of Art
272-5100, mca.edu

 

MUSIC & DANCE

Ballet Memphis
7950 Trinity Rd., 737-7322
balletmemphis.org

Memphis Symphony Orchestra
585 S. Mendenhall, 537-2525
memphissymphony.org

New Ballet Ensemble and School
2157 York, 726-9225
newballet.org

Opera Memphis
6745 Wolf River Blvd., 257-3100
operamemphis.org

 

ORGANIZATIONS & VENUES

Beethoven Club Series
274-2504, beethovenclubmemphis.org

Calvary and the Arts
525-6602, calvarymemphis.org

Children’s Ballet Theater
921-0388, balletchildren.com

Concerts International
527-3067, concertsinternationalmemphis.org

Dance Works
301-3262, danceworksinc.org

Germantown Symphony Orchestra
755-8708, germantownsymphony.org

IRIS Orchestra
751-7669, irisorchestra.org

The Levitt Shell
272-2722, levittshell.org

Lindenwood Concerts
458-8506, lindenwoodcc.com

Live from Memphis
523-9763, livefrommemphis.com

Memphis Jewish Community Center
761-0810, jccmemphis.org

Memphis Music Foundation
758-0150, memphismeansmusic.com

Memphis & Shelby County Music Commission
576-6850, memphismusic.org

Minglewood Hall
312-6058, minglewoodhall.com

Project: Motion
214-5327, projectmotiondance.org

The Recording Academy
525-1340, National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences

 

THEATER

Hattiloo Theatre & Hattiloo Black Box Theatre
656 Marshall Ave./652 Marshall Ave., 525-0009
hattiloo.org

Playhouse on the Square & Circuit Playhouse
66 S. Cooper/51 S. Cooper, 726-4656
playhouseonthesquare.org

Rhodes College McCoy Theatre
2000 N. Parkway, 843-3839
rhodes.edu/theatre

Theatre Memphis
630 Perkins Extd., 682-8323
theatrememphis.org

TheatreWorks & Evergreen Theatre
2085 Monroe Ave./1705 Poplar Ave., 274-7139
theatreworksmemphis.org

University of Memphis Department of Theatre & Dance
144 Theatre Building, 678-5643
memphis.edu/theatre

 

THEATRICAL GROUPS & THEATERS

Bartlett Community Theatre
484-2646, bartlettcommunitytheatre.org

Germantown Community Theatre
754-2680, germantowncommunitytheatre.org

New Day Children’s Theatre
853-9669, newdaytheatre.org

Our Own Voice Theatre Troupe
274-1000, ourownvoice.org

Playback Memphis
264-0841, playbackmemphis.com

Poplar Pike Playhouse
755-7775, ppp.org

Voices of the South
726-0800, voicesofthesouth.org

Tennessee Shakespeare Company
759-0604, tnshakespeare.org

 

LOCAL VENUES

Bartlett Performing Arts & Conference Center
3663 Appling Rd., 385-6440
bpacc.org

Buckman Performing & Fine Arts Center at St. Mary’s School
60 Perkins Extd., 537-1483
stmaryschool.org/thebuckman

Cannon Center for the Performing Arts
255 N. Main, 576-1269
thecannoncenter.com

Germantown Performing Arts Centre (GPAC)
1801 Exeter Rd., 751-7500
gpacweb.com

Harrell Performing Arts Center
440 W. Powell Rd., 853-3228
harrelltheatre.org

Marcus W. Orr Center for the Humanities
University of Memphis, 107 Scates Hall, 678-3550
memphis.edu/moch

The Orpheum
203 S. Main, 525-3000
orpheum-memphis.com

 

ARTS ORGANIZATIONS

ArtsMemphis
119 S. Main, Ste. 500, 578-2787
artsmemphis.org

The Blues Foundation
49 Union Ave., 527-2583
blues.org

Center for Southern Folklore
123 S. Main, 525-3655
southernfolklore.com

Crosstown Arts
427 N. Watkins, 507-8030
crosstownmemphis.com

Folk Alliance
510 S. Main, 522-1172
folk.org

Memphis Black Arts Alliance, Inc.
985 S. Bellevue, 948-9522
memphisblackartsalliance.org

Memphis/Germantown Art League
382-2622
mgal.org

UrbanArt Commission
2549 Broad Ave., 454-0474
urbanartcommission.org

 

READINGS & BOOK SIGNINGS

Barnes & Noble
386-2468 (Wolf Chase Galleria), 853-3264

The Booksellers at Laurelwood
683-9801

Borders
754-0770

Burke’s Book Store
278-7484

Java Cabana
272-7210

River City Writers Series
678-4692

Xanadu Music & Books
274-9885

 

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