Welcome to the Buckman

Since 1996, the Buckman Performing Arts Center has inspired the Memphis arts scene through creative programming that features a rich variety of internationally renowned artists, dancers and musicians. Buckman audiences have come to expect the unexpected, while reveling in the daring and provocative offerings they find on The Rose Theater stage.

"... One of the best places in Memphis to become acquainted with world music and dance."


With a reputation as a home for eclectic music and contemporary dance in the most intimate of settings, it is the premiere performance venue uniting the Memphis community through the visual and performing arts.

For information about any event please contact us or call the Buckman Events Line at (901) 537-1483.


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Songstress Suzy Bogguss, September 26, 2014, 8 p.m.

Scots Gaelic Siren, Julie Fowlis, October 7, 2014, 7 p.m.

Keigwin + Company Dance , October 24, 2014, 8 p.m.

Indie Folk Rising Stars, The Hunts, November 8, 2014, 8 p.m.


Upright Citizens Brigade , January 23, 2015, 8 p.m.

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater , January 31, 2015, 2 and 7 p.m.

Cirque-Tacular World Acrobatics, February 7, 2015, 7 p.m.


Los Lonely Boys , March 20, 2015, 8 p.m.

Te Amo, Argentina Tango , April 19, 2015, 7 p.m.


Afrobeat Legend, Lágbájá, May 8, 2015, 8 p.m.