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Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State

Upcoming Ticketed Events

A cowgirl and guitarist balance atop a wagon wheel while a cowboy hangs from the wheel in an illustration.

Cirque Éloize
Saloon, A Musical Acrobatic Adventure


7:30 pm Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

A cellist and violinist from Sphinx Virtuosi dressed in formal attire smile for a pre-performance photograph.

Sphinx Virtuosi
Latin Voyages: Viajes Latinos


7:30 pm Thursday, September 29, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Jazz musician Ramsey Lewis plays the piano in a tuxedo.

Straighten Up and Fly Right:
The Nat King Cole Tribute

featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli


7:30 pm Thursday, October 13, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $48
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $38

A promotional photo depicts the silhouette of a female dancer wearing a dog mask striking a pose in front of a moon-like light.

Pilobolus
Shadowland


7:30 pm Tuesday, October 18, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

An illustration of the TV show's official agent badge design promotes the live-action show "Odd Squad Live!"

Odd Squad LIVE!


7:30 pm Tuesday, October 25, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $19
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $19

Piano soloist Seong-Jin Cho looks to the left.

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Jacek Kaspszyk, music and artistic director
Seong-Jin Cho, pianist


7:30 pm Friday, October 28, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $57
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $47

The ten vocalists of a cappella group Straight No Chaser hold drinks and smile for the camera.

Straight No Chaser
I’ll Have Another … Twentieth Anniversary World Tour


7:30 pm Friday, November 11, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $49.50, $39.50
University Park Student $44.50, $34.50
18 and Younger $49.50, $39.50

A male singer on the left sticks his tongue out at a female singer on the right in a promotional photo for vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth.

Roomful of Teeth


7:30 pm Thursday, November 17, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Jazz musician Bria Skonberg, with a look of excitement, holds a trumpet in her right hand and pumps her left fist in the air.

Bria Skonberg Quintet


7:30 pm Wednesday, November 30, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

School of Music Feature
Mosaic


4:00 pm Sunday, December 4, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $30
Student $10

Daniel Tiger, dressed in a zippered cardigan and wearing a watch on his right paw, waves hello in an illustration for "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood."

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!


2:00 pm Sunday, January 15, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $25
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $25

A showbiz-inspired light display spells out 42nd Street while a cityscape behind the words depict New York City.

42nd STREET


7:30 pm Tuesday, January 17, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

Classical musician Alisa Weilerstein, with her eyes closed and facing upward, performs a piece on her cello.

Inon Barnatan, piano
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Alisa Weilerstein, cello


7:30 pm Monday, January 23, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

"Once" written in a script font and an illustration of the head and fretboard of a guitar promote the Broadway musical.

ONCE


7:30 pm Tuesday, January 31, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

A member of the Circus Oz troupe juggles pins.

Circus Oz
Straight Up


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 7, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

A shirtless male dancer and a female dancer dressed in traditional dress perform with Balé Folclórico da Bahia.

Balé Folclórico da Bahia
Bahia of All Colors


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 14, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

Philip Setzer performs a piece of classical music on his violin.

Wu Han, piano
Philip Setzer, violin
David Finckel, cello


7:30 pm Thursday, February 23, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

A musician from Darcy James Argue's Secret Society wears early twentieth-century period dress and plays a tuba in a performance of "Brooklyn Babylon."

Brooklyn Babylon
Created by Darcy James Argue
and Danijel Zezelj


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $48
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $38

John Abberger, principal oboist with Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, performs with the ensemble.

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
J. S. Bach: The Circle of Creation


7:30 pm Thursday, March 2, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Three young men wearing hiking gear and backpacks stand atop a boulder and look out at the mountains below.

En Garde Arts presents
WILDERNESS 


7:30 pm Wednesday, March 15, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $32
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $22

Toad and Frog together carry a kite and its string in an illustration depicting "A Year With Frog and Toad."

A Year with Frog and Toad
Music by Robert Reale
Book and lyrics by Willie Reale
Based on the books by Arnold Lobel


2:00 pm Sunday, March 19, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $19
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $19

A logo for "Pippin" features the word illuminated by glitter and streams of light.

PIPPIN


7:30 pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

School of Music Feature
Penn State Opera Theatre
George Frideric Handel’s Alcina


7:30 pm Saturday, March 25, 2017


Esber Recital Hall

Adult $12
Student $4

School of Music Feature
Penn State Opera Theatre
George Frideric Handel’s Alcina


2:00 pm Sunday, March 26, 2017


Esber Recital Hall

Adult $12
Student $4

Jazz bandleader and musician Fred Hersch, standing against a distressed brick wall, looks directly at the camera in a portrait shot.

Fred Hersch Trio
with Special Guest Anat Cohen


7:30 pm Tuesday, March 28, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

A coal miner dusted with coal soot and wearing a hardhat with lamp looks blankly at the camera in a historic photo.

Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields
Bang on a Can All-Stars
with Penn State Concert Choir
Christopher Kiver, conductor


7:30 pm Thursday, March 30, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

The members of DakhaBrakha, dressed in traditional-style Ukraine folk costumes and tall lamb's wool headgear, stand for a photo.

DakhaBrakha


7:30 pm Tuesday, April 4, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $34
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $24

A stencil-style logo illustrates the 20th anniversary of the hit Broadway musical "Rent."

RENT


7:30 pm Thursday, April 6, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

A male dancer holds a female dancer on his shoulders while she extends her legs to the left.

Jessica Lang Dance


7:30 pm Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

The logo for "Annie" illustrates the Tony Award-winning Broadway production.

ANNIE


7:30 pm Tuesday, April 18, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39