Observable Readings – Justin Phillip Reed and Diana Khoi Nguyen, March 2

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

The Observable Reading Series on March 2 will feature Justin Phillip Reed and Diana Khoi Nguyen. Brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, the Observable Series welcomes poets to The High Low. Reading begins at 7:30 p.m. The event is free, with a $5 suggested donation at the door.

Free

Staged Reading of David Lee White’s Fixed

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

This performance is a staged reading: the actors will perform the play without a set or costumes. This form of theatre allows us to dig deep into the text and […]

Free

Beth Mead, Natalie Scenters-Zapico, and Alan Shapiro at River Styx

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Join River Styx as we welcome all St. Louis-area literature lovers to a lively evening of poetry and prose readings by Beth Mead, Natalie Scenters-Zapico, and Alan Shapiro. The River Styx reading series is in its 45th season, and we are thrilled to be presenting it this year in the brand new home for literary […]

$5

Observable Readings – TJ Jarrett and Gillian Parrish, February 3

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

The Observable Reading Series on February 3 will feature TJ Jarrett and Gillian Parrish. Brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, the Observable Series welcomes poets to The High Low. Reading begins at 7:30 p.m. in the upstairs loft of the restaurant. The event is free, with a $5 suggested donation at the door. […]

Free

Kathryn Davis, Alison C. Rollins, and Jeffrey Thomson at River Styx

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Join River Styx as we welcome all St. Louis-area literature lovers to a lively evening of poetry and prose readings by Kathryn Davis, Alison C. Rollins, and Jeffrey Thomson. The River Styx reading series is in its 45th season, and we are thrilled to be presenting it this year in the brand new home for […]

$5

Jane Ellen Ibur and Rion Amilcar Scott at River Styx

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Join River Styx as we welcome all St. Louis-area literature lovers to a lively evening of poetry and prose readings by Jane Ellen Ibur and Rion Amilcar Scott. The River Styx reading series is in its 45th season, and we are thrilled to be presenting it this year in the brand new home for literary […]

$5

Día de los Muertos Poetry Reading

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, this special event on November 1 is presented at High Low as part of First Fridays in Grand Center and will feature Carmen Giménez Smith and Dana Levin. The event will start with a happy hour at 6:00 p.m. that includes a Day of the Dead altar-making […]

Free

Francesca Bell and J. Ryan Stradal at River Styx

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Join River Styx as we welcome all St. Louis-area literature lovers to a lively evening of poetry and prose readings by Francesca Bell and J. Ryan Stradal. The River Styx reading series is in its 45th season, and we are thrilled to be presenting it this year in the brand new home for literary arts […]

$5

Left Bank Books Presents: Dylan Thuras – Atlas Obscura, 2nd Edition

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Left Bank Books presents cofounder and creative director of Atlas Obscura, Dylan Thuras, who will sign and discuss the second edition of Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders. Dylan Thuras is the co-founder of Atlas Obscura, a multimedia company and "Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders" visited by over 5 million […]

Free

Left Bank Books Presents: Saeed Jones – How We Fight for Our Lives

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Left Bank Books presents award-winning poet Saeed Jones, who will sign and discuss his stunning coming-of-age memoir written at the crossroads of sex, race, and power, How We Fight For Our Lives. Haunted and haunting, Jones’s memoir tells the story of a young, black, gay man from the South as he fights to carve out […]

Free

Amy Stewart – Kopp Sisters on the March

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Left Bank Books welcomes New York Times best-selling author of the acclaimed Kopp Sisters series, Amy Stewart, who will sign and discuss her most recenet addition to the series, Kopp Sisters on the March. In Kopp Sisters on the March, the women of Camp Chevy Chase face down the skepticism of the War Department, the […]

Free

Meagan Cass and Lee Ann Roripaugh at River Styx

The High Low 3301 Washington Ave, St. Louis

Join River Styx as we welcome all St. Louis-area literature lovers to a lively evening of poetry and prose readings by Meagan Cass and Lee Ann Roripaugh. The River Styx reading series is in its 45th season, and we are thrilled to be presenting it this year in the brand new home for literary arts […]

$5
Event FAQs

Arts and cultural events are waiting around every corner throughout the St. Louis region. Explore the abundant creativity our area has to offer. From gallery shows and performances to public installations, St. Louis is rich with culture and the arts in all forms. Browse these links to experience our arts community firsthand.

EXPLORE THE ARTS

Due to the ongoing financial impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has been working diligently to adjust our annual grantmaking programs to ensure alignment with RAC’s strategic priorities, and in response to feedback from the arts community.

READ OUR MESSAGE

We have gathered a variety of news, information, and other resources to sustain the health and vibrancy of our arts community.

EXPLORE OUR RESOURCES

As the leading public catalyst for arts and culture in St. Louis, the Regional Arts Commission leverages the power of creativity to strengthen and enrich our community. Read our commitment to diversity, racial equity, accessibility, and inclusion, and see our strategic plan for the next five years.

LEARN MORE ABOUT RAC

Covid-19 has impacted us all. But what it hasn’t changed is RAC’s commitment to finding innovative ways to support arts programming, arts organizations, and individual artists through the pandemic, and to resuming these programs as soon as conditions allow.

VIEW ALL OUR INFORMATION RELATED TO COVID-19

Skip to content