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


The Performing Arts School of Central Pennsylvania will present “The Nutcracker” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, in Eisenhower Auditorium.

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.

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.

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.