Skip To Main Content
Penn State College of Arts and Architecture
Penn State College of Arts and Architecture
Select where to search:


Sparking discovery

The Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) provides a context, through artistic connections, to the human experience. By bringing artists and audiences together we spark discovery of passion, inspiration, and inner truths. We are a motivator for creative thinking and examination of our relationship with the world.

Learn more about CPA

Visit the main CPA website


Place holder image for Events
Nov 30

MM Final Recital: Annabelle Lecy, cello

Music I 130 Recital Hall

Events

Go. Explore.

Centre and Vocal Dimensions Jazz Ensembles

Music I 130 Recital Hall
SOM Concert Generic Image
Dec 1

Venue: School of Music Recital Hall Admission Information: Free Available Online: School of Music Media Program Information: to be announced COVID Disclaimer: Please review our


Percussion Ensemble

Music I 130 Recital Hall
Place holder image for Events
Dec 2

Available Online: School of Music Media


Bach's Lunch - School of Music Voice Area Noontime Concert - Lyric Diction Class

Pasquerilla/Eisenhower Chapel
Blue background with white lettering saying School of Music Bach's Lunch
Dec 2

Lyric Diction Class Voice students present a program focusing on French diction skills developed in class. "Bach's Lunch" is a weekly Thursday afternoon concert series


See All Events

News from A&A

Broadnax directs 'Thoughts of a Colored Man' on Broadway

Penn State Theatre Professor Steve H. Broadnax III is the director of “Thoughts of a Colored Man,” which premiered on Broadway in October 2021 after runs in Syracuse and Baltimore.

Penn State Theatre Professor Steve H. Broadnax III is the director of “Thoughts of a Colored Man,” which premiered on Broadway in October 2021 after runs in Syracuse and Baltimore.


Read More

Storytelling course to share perspectives of those experiencing climate change effects

Students would tap into an artistic means of storytelling to share perspectives of those grappling with the effects of climate change.
Read More

Theatre alum premieres one-woman musical in New York City

Theatre alum Katie Nixon premieres her one-woman musical in New York City after touring to festivals in Canada and Washington, D.C.
Read More