About ERA

ERA is an independent, experimental theatre company based in St. Louis, MO

MISSION: Theatre is a collaborative, multi-disciplinary, live art form. ERA's mission is to use the elements unique to theatre's identity to expand the possibilities for what that art form can be and challenge our community's expectations for meaning in theatre, art, and the world. We root ourselves in the belief that all theatre's components are equal and that innovation stems from experimentation.

EQUALLY REPRESENTED ARTS means egalitarian consideration for every potential element in a work of theatre...

Lucy Cashion began the process of founding ERA, which stands for Equally Represented Arts, in 2004...

People say that Art is superfluous. This is true - we do not need it to survive. I think Art is superfluous the same way that god is - we do not need it to live but it gives us a reason to...

Equally Represented Arts is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization.