Hilbert Circle Theatre

45 Monument Cir
Indianapolis IN  46204

Phone: (317) 639-4300

The Hilbert Circle Theatre, originally called the Circle Theater, is in Indianapolis, Indiana, on Monument Circle. It was built in 1916 and consists of a Neoclassical style, white glazed terra cotta entrance section with a brick auditorium section behind. The front facade is slightly curved. It was originally built has a "deluxe movie palace." Reopening on October 12, 1984, the Circle Theatre is home to the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. In December 1996, it was renamed the Hilbert Circle Theatre after being endowed by Stephen Hilbert, founder of Conseco, and his wife Tomisue. The theatre holds 1,781 seats and has space for an 87-member ensemble. It is now home to a 3-manual 24-rank Wurlitzer theatre organ. It was the venue for the weightlifting competition at the 1987 Pan American Games, and the NBC talk show Late Night with Jimmy Fallon while taping in Indianapolis for Super Bowl XLVI.It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. It is located in the Washington Street-Monument Circle Historic District.

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Hours

Mon: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat: 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sun: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm



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Past Events

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
07:30 pm - 03/14/2019

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Tickets go on sale Monday, October 16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Witness Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back on screen like never before — with the Indianapolis...

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
07:30 pm - 11/15/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Tickets go on sale Monday, October 16, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Witness Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope on screen like never before — with the Indianapolis Symphony...

Season Finale Concert

Season Finale Concert
05:00 pm - 05/06/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Our 2017-18 season is coming to an end! We hope you will join us for our Season Finale concert Sunday, May 6h at Hilbert Circle Theatre. Our program for the 5pm...

The Music of U2

The Music of U2
08:00 pm - 03/16/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

On St. Patrick's Day weekend, the ISO and a full rock band take a musical journey spanning four decades of unforgettable hits including “With or Without You,”...

A Night in Rome - Voices of Youth & Tapestry of Song

A Night in Rome - Voices of Youth & Tapestry of Song
03:00 pm - 03/11/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Take a trip to Italy as the ICC presents “A Night in Rome!” These fantastic concerts, featuring guests from the Indianapolis Opera and the Indiana Ballet Conservatory,...

MYO's Annual Classical Concert

MYO's Annual Classical Concert
03:00 pm - 02/18/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Join the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra for a free concert, showcasing all of our young people and parents in a memorable classical performance that ends with our...

Mid-Winter Concert

Mid-Winter Concert
01:00 pm - 02/11/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Symphony Orchestra featuring: Romeo and Juliet (Tchaikovsky), Pomp and Circumstance (Elgar), and Concerto after Mendelssohn for Trombone and Orchestra (Canfield)...

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ — In Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ — In Concert
07:30 pm - 01/11/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

"The Harry Potter™ Film Concert Series continues with Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™. The legendary score will be performed with a live symphony orchestra...

Leslie Odom, Jr. with the ISO

Leslie Odom, Jr. with the ISO
08:00 pm - 01/05/2018

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Leslie Odom, Jr., best known for his originating Tony-winning role of Aaron Burr in the original cast of Broadway's Hamilton, makes his Hilbert Circle Theatre debut...

IPL Yuletide Celebration

IPL Yuletide Celebration
02:00 pm - 12/02/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra and Jack Everly are joined by the beloved Sandi Patty as she returns for the 32nd IPL Yuletide Celebration! Broadway's best singers...

Carly Rae Jepsen with the ISO

Carly Rae Jepsen with the ISO
07:30 pm - 11/21/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

JUST ANNOUNCED! Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen makes her must-see ISO debut, performing her iconic hits with the ISO, plus intimate sets featuring...

Prokofiev Piano Concertos

Prokofiev Piano Concertos
08:00 pm - 11/17/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Three piano soloists perform five pieces over two nights! The unparalleled keyboard virtuosity of Sergei Prokofiev comes to life in the Hilbert Circle Theatre in...

Brahms' Double Concerto

Brahms' Double Concerto
08:00 pm - 11/10/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

The virtuoso of your Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra take center stage as concertmaster Zach De Pue and principal cellist Austin Huntington are the soloists in Brahms’...

The Principal's Office

The Principal's Office
07:00 pm - 11/06/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

What does it mean to have the title of "Principal" in a major, professional orchestra? Many of the roles and responsibilities of these key players are invisible...

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial: Film + Orchestra

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial: Film + Orchestra
03:00 pm - 11/05/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Don’t miss Steven Spielberg’s cinematic masterpiece E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial with John Williams’ Academy Award®-winning score performed live to picture,...

Happy Hour: Mashupalooza

Happy Hour: Mashupalooza
05:00 pm - 11/01/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

Join us for Stella Artois Happy Hour at the Symphony! Conductor and arranger Steve Hackman returns for this performance featuring mashups of classical and popular...

Augustin Hadelich Returns

Augustin Hadelich Returns
08:00 pm - 10/27/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

2006 IVCI Gold Medalist and 2016 Grammy Award winner Augustin Hadelich is the soloist for the Violin Concerto of Benjamin Britten. Plus, Russian-born conductor Andrey...

Carnival of the Animals

Carnival of the Animals
03:00 pm - 10/22/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

The lion, the elephant, hens and roosters, the kangaroo, the swan, and an aquarium all come to life in Camille Saint-Saëns’ musical menagerie, Carnival of the...

Frankie Moreno: Under the Influence

Frankie Moreno: Under the Influence
08:00 pm - 10/20/2017

At Hilbert Circle Theatre

The two-time “Las Vegas Headliner of the Year” performs a high-energy tribute to the music of his greatest influences: Mozart, Elvis, Ray Charles, Billy Joel,...

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