Enhance Your Experience
Want more information about a specific play at The Rep? Our Education Department has compiled a wealth of information to help you enhance your Rep experience. From background articles and research to opportunities in the community, we’ve got something for everyone.
Gain insight into the show you’re about to see at Quick Start. Offered one hour prior to curtain time for most Mainstage performances, these 20-minute talks are led by actors before they take the stage. Enrich your experience by discovering the behind-the-scenes stories, cultural background and other insider information to help you enter the world of the play.
(Not offered for preview, opening night or Saturday 8:00 p.m. performances.)
The Rep’s Volunteer Board presents this popular lecture series the Monday evening after each Mainstage opening night. Featuring behind-the-scenes information from Rep production staff as well as insights from a featured speaker, Talk Theatre is always a hit with theatre enthusiasts who want to learn more about the plays they see at The Rep. To get tickets to Talk Theatre or for more information, visit our Talk Theatre page.More Info
Free post-performance discussions are held after select Mainstage performances. Stick around after the applause as cast members and Rep staffers meet with the audience for a 20-minute Q-and-A session.
Take a one-hour, docent-led journey through the Saint Louis Art Museum’s collection to complement each of The Rep’s Mainstage productions. These popular tours explore themes you’ll see on stage through many varied works of art. All tours are free; no reservations are required. For the complete list of tour times and topics, view the SLAM Tours page.More Info