Plan Your Visit
Bloomington is located 50 miles south of Indianapolis in South-Central Indiana. Home to Indiana University, Bloomington is a culturally diverse community committed to the arts.
The downtown area is family-friendly, with most attractions within easy walking distance from available parking. Most venues for Cardinal Stage productions are located next to the main square and County Courthouse.
Bloomington has a wonderful array of lodging, food, and entertainment options. Visit Bloomington offers a comprehensive resource for visitors. This website guide will help you plan your visit.
Cardinal Stage is a professional regional theater company located in Bloomington, Indiana. Cardinal Stage produces popular and critically acclaimed shows throughout the year at two historic venues in downtown Bloomington:
John Waldron Arts Center
122 S Walnut St.
144 E Kirkwood Ave.
Click here for more info on the venue.
Both venues are located in the heart of the Bloomington Entertainment and Arts District, which offers great restaurants, shops, galleries, and museums all within walking distance of the two theatres.
Tickets for performances at both of these venues can be purchased through the Cardinal Stage Box Office online or over the phone at 812.336.9300 (M-F, 12-5pm). Shows at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater can also be purchased at the BCT Box Office.
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Both theaters are accessible to persons with disabilities with accessible seating and assistive listening devices available. Learn more about accessible seating here. If you have any additional questions, please call 812.336.9300 (M-F 12-5pm).
Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center
Cardinal Stage has a concession stand available at the Ivy Tech Waldron with water and snacks available for purchasing. Beer and wine will be available at Friday and Saturday mainstage performances.
The BCT has a variety of concessions available in the lobby that are allowed inside the theater. Patrons can purchase water, soft drinks, beer, wine, popcorn, and other snacks.