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.



Play the Battle of Algiers (1967) Trailer Video

The Battle of Algiers (1967)

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government. A powerful, documentary-like examination of the response to an occupying force.

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Play the Winona LaDuke Video

Winona LaDuke

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

Native American activist, environmentalist, and former Green Party vice-presidential candidate.

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Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives

Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

Friday, September 29, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.

Straight from Nashville! Five time GRAMMY winner, Music City legend and country music renaissance man Marty Stuart brings his band to the Hett for a night of honky-tonkin’ and boot tappin’ country.

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