Music & Theater
in Columbus, OH (showing 1 - 8 out of 8)

If you’re looking for a fun alternative to the same old movie theater outing – whether with friends or family – take a look at our music & theater options. This area is full of exciting things to do, including theatrical productions and musicals.

Check out our venues below and add some magic to your days. Each listing includes a more detailed description of the venue and the events they host, as well as their name, address, phone number, website, and driving directions.

Actors' Theater of Columbus

1000 City Park Ave
Columbus, OH 43206   Directions

(614) 444-6888


There's Much Ado About Nothing going on at the Actors' Theater of Columbus. The theater sets the stage as the city's premier Shakespeare-producing public theater, hosting productions of works from Amadeus to A Mid Summer Night's Dream for over 30 seasons in the capital city's historic Schiller Park.


777 Evening St
Worthington, OH 43085   Directions

(614) 229-4860


Pick up your tickets to the BalletMet. The capital city's most innovative and artistic ballet company is poised to perform classical ballets such as Carmen, The Nutcracker, and Sleeping Beauty. From opening night to closing night, you'll want to hold season tickets to enjoy an enchanting night of entertainment at the ballet.

Columbus Jazz Art Group

734 E Long St
Columbus, OH 43203   Directions

(614) 294-5200


If you love listening to Louie Armstrong, you'll love listening to the Columbus Jazz Orchestra. The ensemble of jazz musicians performs 40 concerts each season at the historic Southern Theatre in Columbus. The group is also featured in the highly anticipated outdoor summer concert series, JazZoo, at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

Columbus Museum of Art

480 E Broad St
Columbus, OH 43215   Directions

(614) 221-6801


Art connoisseurs gather at the Columbus Museum of Art. The museum has earned a reputation for its American Modernist and European impressionist collections that draw more than 200,000 visitors from around the world each year to its gallery halls. Equally impressive are the museum's gift store and on-site restaurant, The Palette Café.

Columbus Symphony Orchestra

55 E State St
Columbus, OH 43215   Directions

(614) 469-0939


Instruments instead of actors take center stage at the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. Come spend an evening at the opulent and acoustically grand Ohio Theatre to hear the sweeping sounds of the capital city's oldest professional orchestra perform classical and pops concertos. Your musical mood is certain to hit a high note at this entertainment destination.

Nationwide Arena

200 W Nationwide Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215   Directions

(614) 246-2000


Entertainment junkies hang out at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus. The state-of-the-art, $150 million arena is the home to the National Hockey League's Columbus Blue Jackets, the

National Lacrosse League's Columbus Landsharks, and host to a wide variety of world-class entertainment events like performances by Rascal Flatts and Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band.

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Newport Music Hall

1722 N High St
Columbus, OH 43201   Directions

(614) 294-1659


Catch a concert at the Newport Music Hall. The 1,700-seat entertainment venue is owned and operated by PromoWest Productions, one of the largest independent premier concert promotion companies in the country, and has staged some of the capital city's biggest concerts, including U2 and the Rolling Stones.

Shadowbox Live

503 S Front St
Columbus, OH 43215   Directions

(614) 416-7625


Get your ticket to the Shadowbox Live , the capital city venue for concerts, comedy, dance and drama. The electric and eclectic entertainment venue hosts mind blowing rock operas, hysterical comedic monologues, original one-act plays, hot concerts, as well as other top entertaining acts. The events at Shadowbox often bring huge crowds to nightly sold-out shows, so get there early.

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