Gordon Square is a world-class arts district, a retail and dining destination and a walkable community in the heart of Cleveland’s Detroit Shoreway neighborhood. EXPLORE THE ARTS Cleveland Public TheatreA nationally recognized center for contemporary, groundbreaking performances and life-changing education programsNear West TheatreAn intergenerational, professionally directed and designed community-based theatre known for lively musicalsCapitol TheatreThe west side’s only historic movie theatre, showing blockbusters, indie films and special screeningsMaelstrom Collaborative ArtsInnovative artists producing adventurous, new performances with a diversity of genres, disciplines and mediaTalespinner Children’s TheatreTheatre producing highly imaginative, original, collaborative and interactive professional works for children78th Street StudiosThe largest arts and design complex in Northeast Ohio, with free Third Friday gallery explorations and entertainmentBlank Canvas TheatreProducing American classics, new works, off-beat musicals and more at 78th Street StudiosThe Happy DogNeighborhood corner bar famous for live, local music and out-of-this-world hot dogs EXPLORE THE DISTRICT See parking & transit options here. Dining and shoppingDiscover the local artisans offering gourmet donuts, hip hop recording studios, handmade modern jewelry and much, much moreLGBT Community Center of Greater ClevelandAdvocates and educators serving the needs of the LGBT+ community in Northeastern Ohio for over 45 yearsMurals & public artMore than 20 works installed by talented artists and supportive organizations over the last two decades Looking for a directory of local artists? Visit the Cleveland Artist Registry. Cleveland Artist Registry Header photo: Día de Muertos presented by Cleveland Public Theatre/Teatro Público de Cleveland & Día de Muertos Ohio. Photo by Steve Wagner.