Columbus, Ohio, has some of the best music performances, live theatre, fine art displays, and artistic festivals in the country, which makes culture a convenience, not a hassle. The question is not, "What does Columbus have to offer?" The question is, "What doesn't Columbus have to offer?"
Check out these sites for more information on the Columbus Music and Art Scene.
The Greater Columbus Arts Council
A not-for-profit organization that encourages and supports cultural development in the Greater Columbus area, the GCAC oversees festivals, educational programs, and area productions.
Sponsored by the Greater Columbus Arts Council, this site provides a searchable calendar of all of the art event in and around Columbus.
The Ohio Arts Directory
This site will give you a comprehensive list of links to all types of Ohio artists, organizations, galleries, and museums.
Columbus Symphony Orchestra
Internationally acclaimed artists, musicians, and directors are fixtures at a Columbus Symphony Orchestra performance, which makes an evening at the symphony simply unbelievable.
Columbus Jazz Arts Group
As the oldest not-for-profit arts group in the country, the Jazz Arts Group provides performances through the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, muscian services, and educational programs throughout Columbus and the country.
BalletMet Columbus does not just put on a great show; their Dance Academy is one of the five largest professional dance training centers in the United States.
Opera is one of the fastest growing art forms in the United States, and the live performances of Opera Columbus are on the cutting edge.
Columbus Museum of Art
Over 80 percent of the Museum's collection was given or bequeathed by Columbus residents, which gives the Modern art a connection to the local community.
The Contemporary American Theater Company brings exciting live theatre to downtown Columbus.
Newport Music Hall, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion, and the Basement
Offering the most popular music of today from both national and local acts, Promowest Productions is sure to provide you with excellent entertainment at any one of their three venues.