The arts flourish in Joplin. Missouri Southern State college is host to many
events, from a formal ballet or musical performance in Taylor Auditorium to a lighthearted "Pops" concert on the college's grounds. At the quaint Joplin Little Theatre, drama and comedy are performed by local residents. This and more prove you don't have to drive to the big city to find great entertainment.
Fosters the appreciation and enjoyment of music through recitals and performances.
Joplin Community Concert Association
A membership organization bringing live professionals to Joplin, supports education workshops between artists and local schools.
Joplin Sweet Adelines
This international barbershop singing organization invites women to visit rehearsals.
Thursdays at 7 PM.
St. Paul?s Methodist Church
Jazz in Joplin
Promotes live music performances and gives the jazz artist opportunities to express themselves.
Joplin Little Theatre
Home to local and regional actors performing throughout the year.
3008 W. 1st
International Film Society
The film society at MSSC makes unusual and significant motion pictures accessible to the college and local communities.
Stained Glass Theater West
Productions with a Christian message throughout the year.
1318 W. 26th, 624-1982
Heartland Opera Theatre
Come visit us in Joplin, Missouri