Mailing Address/Phone #:
3016 Woodland Dr
Joplin, MO 64804
(417) 782-4953

Mike Richardson
General Director
Nicholas Gilmore
Artistic Director

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What HOT offers the public:

  • Year-round productions performed in different venues around Joplin

A not-for-profit performing arts organization established in 1998. Since its creation the Heartland Opera Theatre, or HOT, has provided professional performances of opera and musical theatre to the Four-State Area. HOT has hosted performers from around the globe and toured full productions through Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma. HOT strives to not only engage national and international performers, but also to showcase exceptional local artists from the community and surrounding universities.