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The ensemble eighth blackbird, “the altogether brilliant and fearless young sextet that champions both modern music and dramatic experimentation” (Chicago-Sun Times), makes its Center for the Performing Arts concert premiere at 7:30 p.m.

Singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash, accompanied by her band, will make her Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State premiere in a 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 9, Eisenhower Auditorium concert of music from her Grammy Award-winning album “The River & The Thread.”

New York City’s Theatreworks USA performs “The Lightning Thief,” a musical adaptation of the first book in Rick Riordan’s popular “Percy Jackson & the Olympians” series, at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 12, in Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium.

Parker Hanawalt, a 4th grader at Radio Park Elementary School in State College, has been cast as Tom of Warwick in the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State presentation of the national tour of Lerner & Loewe’s “Camelot.” The show comes to Eisenhower Auditorium for one perfo

The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State presents the touring Broadway production of Lerner & Loewe’s “Camelot”—a  sweeping tale of passion, pageantry and betrayal that won four Tony Awards—at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 20, in Eisenhower Auditorium.

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