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
Oct 17

Flute Studio Recital II

Music I 130 Recital Hall

Events

Go. Explore.

Vardan Ovsepian/Mark Ferber Ensemble Playing Instruction

Music I 115
Place holder image for Events
Oct 19

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:  Most of the School of Music concerts you enjoy are part of our curriculum. While the School of Music cannot verify


Vardan Ovsepian/Mark Ferber Jam

Music Bldg II 128
Place holder image for Events
Oct 19

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:  Most of the School of Music concerts you enjoy are part of our curriculum. While the School of Music cannot verify


Read VOCE with small orchestra-mock rehearsal

Music I 115
Place holder image for Events
Oct 19

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:  Most of the School of Music concerts you enjoy are part of our curriculum. While the School of Music cannot verify


See All Events

News from A&A

Penn State Centre Stage offers first-ever sensory-friendly performances

Two sensory friendly showings of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” are scheduled for Oct. 3 at 2 p.m. and Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Playhouse Theatre.

Penn State Centre Stage is presenting the University’s first-ever sensory-friendly performances as part of its production of “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” They are scheduled for


Read More

$10 University Park student tickets available for ‘Fandango for Butterflies’

Students can purchase online at cpa.psu.edu with the promo code FANDANGO. Or, to avoid a $4 per ticket surcharge, they can purchase in person at Eisenhower Auditorium.
Read More

‘Cartography’ considers origin stories in multimedia theatrical event Oct. 14 at Eisenhower

The performance is rooted in the commonalities of migration and the metaphorical mapping at the center of worlds in motion.
Read More