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Well Schooled

Well Scholed BrochureTraditional or specialized programs? Public or private? Whatever the type of educational opportunity you seek for your children, South Bend has something that's just the right fit for you. Download PDF

Arts & Culture

Art

  • Downtown South BendDowntown Arts & Culture
    From Art Galleries to Museums to one-of-a kind venues and art organizations, Downtown South Bend has it all.
     
  • InTheBend.com
    The Greater South Bend Region's Ultimate Guide to Arts & Culture.  Events, discount ticket offers and so much more.

Conservatories and Greenhouse

  • Ella Morris and Muessel-Ellison Botanical Conservatories and Potawatomi Greenhouse
    The lush jungle feel of the Morris Conservatory with its large rubber trees, bamboo and citrus trees and the relaxing sound of the small waterfall surrounded by bougainvillea, bird of paradise and many other exotic plants found in the Muessel-Ellsion Conservatory invites visitors to explore nature's beauty.  The Potawatomi Greenhouse features eight growing houses that grow the flowers and plants for three seasonal flower shows and supply the conservatories and South Bend parks.

Dance

  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center @ Notre Dame
    Southold Dance Theater
  • Southold Dance Theater
    SDT is a regional training company dedicated to dance excellence.   As the resident dance company at the Morris Performing Arts Center, Southold enriches its audience with high standards of performance. 

Museums

Music

  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center @ Notre Dame
     
  • Moreau Center for the ArtsExternal Link @ Saint Mary's College
     
  • Morris Performing Arts CenterMorris Performing Arts Center 
    The Morris Performing Arts Center, located in the heart of downtown South Bend, has the "HOTTEST Tickets in Town" for Pop, Rock, Country, Christian and Symphony concerts as well as national touring Broadway shows and comedians.  The Morris is home to Broadway Theatre League of South Bend, Inc., South Bend Symphony Orchestra, and Southold Dance Theater.
     
  • South Bend Symphony Orchestra
    The South Bend Symphony is a professional orchestra featuring 15 concerts each year. The SBSO features world famous soloists as well as many members of the orchestra. You can regularly see them perform at the Morris Performing Arts Center, the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on the Campus of Notre Dame, and the Moreau Center at Saint Mary's College.
     

Public Library

  • St. Joseph County Public LibrarySt. Joseph County Public Library
    Ranked among the top ten libraries in the US for cities with a population of 100,000 - 250,000, SJCPL was the first library in the US on the World Wide Web and second in the world. Features over 50 public Internet stations.
 

Theater

  • Broadway Theater League
    BTL is proud to present Broadway hits on national tour from New York City to you!
     
  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center @ Notre Dame
     
  • Morris Performing Arts Center
    The Morris Performing Arts Center, located in the heart of downtown South Bend, has the "HOTTEST Tickets in Town" for Pop, Rock, Country, Christian and Symphony concerts as well as national touring Broadway shows and comedians.  The Morris is home to Broadway Theatre League of South Bend, Inc., South Bend Symphony Orchestra, and Southold Dance Theater..
     
  • South Bend Civic TheaterSouth Bend Civic Theater 
    Celebrating 50 years, a new location, and a state of the art facility! SBCT was formed to enrich the cultural life of the greater South Bend community by nurturing, educating and developing local interest and talent in the dramatic arts, as well as in the technical fields of theatre; by providing a showcase--in primarily intimate settings--for the finest possible presentations of live, local theatre to area audiences; and through theatre, strengthening community bonds and building civic pride.