At Ignite Theatre Company we believe in creating great people first and great performers second.

and that mission only takes a S.P.A.R.K.

  • Service (Over 1,000 hours, 25 partners)

  • Performance. (three main stage productions, two summer camp productions, 21 electrifying performances, over 250 cast members annually)

  • Arts Opportunities. (Hundreds of performance scholarships, 18% of Ignite families depend on scholarships, Sensory Friendly performances, Ignite Elite Performance Team shows year round)

  • Real Life Experience. (School Partnerships with curriculum that allows peers to discuss and edit each other’s narratives to develop empathy and think critically, student staff opportunities, leadership training with industry professionals)

  • Kindness Initiatives (Inclusion, conscious discipline, emotional empowerment)

Upcoming Events 

Ignite The night 2019

3536 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103

September 21st, 2019

Come celebrate Ignite Theatre Company's 4th Birthday with a swingin’ New Orleans jazz party!


Ignite Theatre Company presents the second annual SPARK Choice Awards! The SPARK Choice Awards is run by performers, for performers celebrating outstanding performers from the Ignite 2018 season. Winners will be announced and honored at this annual event with snacks, live performances, red carpet, and the announcement of the Ignite Spring Show.

Upcoming Auditions


September 6&7 at 3510 Giles Ave.

Audition reservations open August 1, sign up here

Free auditions workshop for new auditioners (or new to Ignite!) 8/17
$5.50 for returning sparks

This company truly sets the standard for youth theatre and service in St. Louis.
They are creating the adults our world needs.
— Ignite Parent

KSDK Making a Difference “Annie Jr. Sensory Friendly Production”  


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