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St. Louis Guide

St. Louis Theatre: ‘Fabulous’ theater strives to be student-friendly

St. Louis Theatre: ‘Fabulous’ theater strives to be student-friendly

October 11, 2011 at 3:49 pm 0 comments

Located just one block away from Saint Louis University’s Frost Campus, the Fabulous Fox Theatre has been entertaining audiences since its opening in 1929.  This historic theater produces shows year round, including touring plays and musicals, comedians, musicians and dance groups. Students can even enjoy these performances for a discounted […]

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St. Louis Theatre: Peabody offers blast from the past

St. Louis Theatre: Peabody offers blast from the past

October 11, 2011 at 3:47 pm 1 comment

The historically rich doors of the Peabody Opera House will be opening for the first time in 20 years this October. After receiving $78.7 million in restoration, the Opera House is sure to be more magnificent than ever.  The Peabody Opera House (formerly the Kiel Opera House) at 1400 Market St. […]

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St. Louis Theatre: Powell Hall: Home of the symphony

St. Louis Theatre: Powell Hall: Home of the symphony

October 11, 2011 at 3:45 pm 0 comments

St. Louis Symphony’s Powell Hall is known for its tremendous acoustics, beautiful foyer and dramatic performances. This fall season, Powell Hall, located north of campus at 718 Grand Blvd., is offering a large variety of shows, aiming to combine music as well as dance. In 1925, when the theater first opened, […]

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St. Louis Parks: Tower Grove Park serves as ‘Victorian ideal’ for community

St. Louis Parks: Tower Grove Park serves as ‘Victorian ideal’ for community

October 11, 2011 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

Founded in 1868, Tower Grove Park is known for its beautiful Victorian Pavilions and its lush greenery. With 289 acres, it is the second largest park in St. Louis and a truly beautiful sight in the spring. “When you live in a city, you get consumed from all the concrete around you,” […]

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St. Louis Parks: Free attractions: The St. Louis Zoo

St. Louis Parks: Free attractions: The St. Louis Zoo

October 11, 2011 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

Arguably the greatest free attraction in the city, The St. Louis Zoo is not only renowned for its elaborate exhibits, but also for a continuing focus on diversity.  Located in the heart of Forest Park, the sprawling Zoo contains more than 18,000 animals and 700 species.  “I love going to […]

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St. Louis Parks: Local site is the ‘Heart of St. Louis’

St. Louis Parks: Local site is the ‘Heart of St. Louis’

October 11, 2011 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

As summer winds down and the St. Louis weather cools, there is nowhere more enjoyable to be than the outdoors. Forest Park is a natural escape set deep into urban St. Louis, and upon entering, it’s as if the entire city disappears into the skyline. Saint Louis University students and St. Louisans […]

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St. Louis Concerts: The Firebird

St. Louis Concerts: The Firebird

October 11, 2011 at 3:37 pm 0 comments

To earn a profit, bands must not rely solely on CD sales, but touring as well. The Firebird has succeeded as a live concert venue and haven for traveling and local musicians since 2007. Located east of Saint Louis University’s campus at 2706 Olive St., the venue was formerly known as The […]

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St. Louis Concerts: Delmar Loop holds world-ranked concert venue

St. Louis Concerts: Delmar Loop holds world-ranked concert venue

October 11, 2011 at 3:35 pm 0 comments

Mumford & Sons, Fleet Foxes, Lauryn Hill, Phoenix, Bon Iver and Matisyahu. What do all of these award-winning artists and bands have in common? They have all played at The Pageant. The Place  Located at 6161 Delmar Blvd. in the St. Louis Delmar Loop, The Pageant is a premier club venue […]

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St. Louis Concerts: Blueberry Hill: Celebrating American pop culture

St. Louis Concerts: Blueberry Hill: Celebrating American pop culture

October 11, 2011 at 3:33 pm 0 comments

Blueberry Hill is one of the seminal attractions of the Delmar Loop district in St. Louis, and the restaurant has become strongly intertwined with all things pop culture in America. A holographic image of Blueberry Hill’s owner Joe Edwards, with “Welcome” written across it, is a strong hint as to […]

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St. Louis Movies: Food, bowling and movies at The Moolah

St. Louis Movies: Food, bowling and movies at The Moolah

October 11, 2011 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

Since its opening in 2005, the Moolah Theater and Lounge has been enchanting St. Louis moviegoers with its blend of Old World charm and unique, modern amenities. As one of the last single-screen movie theaters in the country, the Moolah offers a rare alternative to the impersonal multiplex. Located in Midtown […]

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