Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center (PAC)

The Touhill was built to provide a performance home for campus events, academic programs, and regional arts organizations. The spectacular venue contains three performance spaces; the Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall with 1600 seats, the flexible E. Desmond and Mary Ann Lee Theater with seating for up to 375, and the open-form Whitaker Hall with seating for up to 250. The Center hosts an average of 150 events, 230 performances, and 105,000 visitors per year.

1 Touhill Circle, St. Louis, Mo. 63121-4400

Place Type

On Campus




Mon-Fri: 10 am - 4 pm, extended hours until 6 pm on Thursdays





Upcoming Events

Love is Where You Find It!

Love is where you find it! Join soprano Stella Markou in a vocal evening of romantic meanderings. Love is explored through the works of Debussy, Satie,...

11/27 7:30am
UMSL Percussion Ensemble

World, Classical, and Marching Percussion styles

11/29 7:30pm
Kenny G: The Miracles Holiday and Hits Tour

In a recording career that spans almost three decades and 23 albums, Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G has grafted elements of R&B, pop and Latin to a...

11/30 8pm
Jazz for the Holidays

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon of holiday music presented by UMSL student musicians! This free event includes the UMSL Jazz Ensemble, Vocal Point, and...

12/2 3pm
Ambassadors of Harmony: Sounds of the Season

The holiday season doesn't begin in St. Louis without the Ambassadors of Harmony! This December, the Ambassadors of Harmony chorus will once again rekindle...

12/7 8pm

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