Upcoming events

07
May
2023

Doug and Kayleen meet as eight-year-olds in the school infirmary. (He tried to ride his bike off the roof. She has a stomachache that her mother blames on “bad thoughts.”) Their lives intersect for the next three decades as they return to each other, alternately revealing and concealing their injuries — both physical and psychological — as they struggle with attraction, vulnerability, and love. Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph creates a hilarious and heartbreaking love story that the Washington Post calls, “Mystical, arresting and quirkily amusing.”

For more information, email Ashton Beck at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

https://cli.re/19543-gruesome-playground-injuries

08
May
2023

Doug and Kayleen meet as eight-year-olds in the school infirmary. (He tried to ride his bike off the roof. She has a stomachache that her mother blames on “bad thoughts.”) Their lives intersect for the next three decades as they return to each other, alternately revealing and concealing their injuries — both physical and psychological — as they struggle with attraction, vulnerability, and love. Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph creates a hilarious and heartbreaking love story that the Washington Post calls, “Mystical, arresting and quirkily amusing.”

For more information, email Ashton Beck at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

https://cli.re/19543-gruesome-playground-injuries

09
May
2023

One of St. Louis’ most in-demand vocalists, Debby Lennon has wowed audiences with her power-house voice at venues throughout the city. In this heartfelt performance, Lennon will pay tribute to her favorite women of the stage and screen including Judy Garland, Liza Minelli, Barbara Streisand and more! Enjoy complimentary coffee and pastries at 9 a.m.!

For more information, email Chris Peimann at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

https://www.thesheldon.org/events/debby-lennon/

19
May
2023

A musician, storyteller and narrator of the American experience, Pokey LaFarge returns to his native St. Louis to pay tribute to blues legend Howlin’ Wolf. LaFarge independently released his first album, Marmalade, in 2006 and went on to release nine other albums throughout his solo career, including a stint on Jack White’s Third Man Records. LaFarge used the pandemic, described as his greatest period of personal growth, to create his most recent project, In the Blossom of Their Shade.

For more information, email Chris Peimann at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

https://www.thesheldon.org/events/pokey-lafarge/