Penn State College of Arts and Architecture
Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State


The world-famous Vienna Boys Choir will present “Christmas in Vienna” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, in Eisenhower Auditorium. The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State presentation will feature Austrian folk songs, classical masterpieces and holiday favorites.

Apollo’s Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra—directed by harpsichordist Jeannette Sorrell and accompanied by soprano Amanda Forsythe—will perform “The Power of Love: Passions of Handel and Vivaldi” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in Schwab Auditorium.

Three students in Penn State’s School of Music will serve as Classical Music Student Ambassador Leaders during the 2015–16 academic year as part of a collaboration between the Center for the Performing Arts and the music school.

Between eight performances at the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State, company members of the touring Broadway musical “Jersey Boys” were busy with appearances in Bellefonte and State College.

Circa’s 14 extreme acrobats and live accompaniment by the Debussy String Quartet breathe life into the music of Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich in “Opus” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, in Eisenhower Auditorium.