Ordway Center for the Performing Arts345 Washington Street
St Paul, MN 55102
Located in downtown Saint Paul, MN, at the corner of Fifth and Washington Streets, across from Rice Park.Get Directions
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts is one of the leading nonprofit performing arts centers in the nation, featuring worldclass Broadway musicals, international performances, opera, and chamber orchestra.
Recognized as one of the leading nonprofit performing arts centers in the nation, Ordway Center for the Performing Arts opened its doors January 1, 1985. Home to a wide variety of arts performances, each year Ordway Center presents and produces Tony Award® winning productions in its Theater Season; comprehensive, multicultural performing arts programs in its planet Ordway® Target® season; and serves approximately 40,000 children and adults in its Education at Ordway Center programs. In addition, each year Ordway Center hosts and presents the Flint Hills International Children's Festival, with exceptional international performing arts geared towards the Midwest’s youngest audience members and their families. Ordway Center provides a home for four Resident Arts Organizations – The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, The Minnesota Opera, The Schubert Club, and the Saint Paul series of the Minnesota Orchestra. In 2002, Ordway Center served an audience of 385,000 from throughout the Midwest. Please see the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts website at ordway.org for more information.
Hours & DatesCall the Box Office at 651-224-4222 for more information, or visit ordway.org.
Call the Box Office at 651-224-4222 for specific ticket information or check online at ordway.org
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 136 reviews
I have only been here to hear the St Paul Chamber Orchestra and they have a great venue. Wonderful seats, great acoustics. Personally I think it is worth to pay a bit more to sit in orchestra.
— Patrick K, January 16, 2020
My wife and I attended a CMA Songwriters event recently. It was my first visit to this beautiful theater. The location is downtown St. Paul, easily accessible by car or mass transit (train/bus...
— paulaP6136LY, November 21, 2019
We went today to the last matinee of Smokey Joe’s Cafe. The performance was excellent. It was made up of 9 primary cast members, each one very talented singers and dancers. We enjoyed it very...
— Olds55, September 22, 2019
My wife and I have been to the Ordway many times. We always get season tickets for the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. We also sometimes attend shows in the main theater.
The main theater has big...
— Richard H, June 22, 2019
I have been to the Ordway a number of times. It's s a wonderful venue to watch the opera and theater. Most recently I was there to see Minnesota Opera's world premiere, "The Fix." It was great...
— Cathy55127, April 14, 2019