Russel E. and Fern M. Hettenhausen Center for the Arts

"The Hett" is Southern Illinois' premier performing arts venue, presenting world class dance, drama, classical music and jazz. The 488-seat auditorium is located on the McKendree University campus in Lebanon, Illinois, 25 miles from St. Louis.

 

John Lithgow: Stories by Heart


John Lithgow: Stories by Heart

NEW DATE: Saturday, April 11 @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

The Hett is thrilled to present the extraordinary John Lithgow in his critically acclaimed, one-man theatrical memoir.

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St. Louis Brass Band


St. Louis Brass Band

Sunday, April 12 @ 3:00 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

Twenty-eight professional brass and percussion performers bring the sound of the traditional English brass band to the Hett.

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Carl Bernstein - SOLD OUT!

 
Carl Bernstein
: Distinguished Speaker Series

Wednesday, April 15 @ 7:30 p.m. - SOLD OUT!

The journalist and his colleague Bob Woodward broke the political news story of the century, the Watergate scandal, which won The Washington Post a Pulitzer Prize.

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