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

Past Events

After Silence
Featuring Penn State Concert Choir
Christopher Kiver, director

7:30 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Recital Hall

Adult $46
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $36

Classical Coffeehouse
featuring VOCES8

8:00 pm Monday, October 11, 2021

Hintz Family Alumni Center’s Robb Hall

FREE for University Park and high school students *

En Garde Arts
Fandango for Butterflies (and Coyotes)
By Andrea Thome
Directed by José Zayas
Music by Sinuhé Padilla
Inspired by interviews with undocumented immigrants from Latin America

7:30 pm Thursday, September 30, 2021

Eisenhower Auditorium

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

Three Latinx guitarists play and sing.

Community Fandango
Fandango de la Comunidad

6:00 pm Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza
S. Fraser Street,
between Calder Way and Beaver Avenue,
State College

FREE and open to the public

Meeting the Moment
with Michael Mwenso

and guest B. Stephen Carpenter II

12:00 pm Monday, September 20, 2021

Virtual event


Mwenso and The Shakes
Love Will Be thee Only Weapon
Opener: Kikora Franklin and dancers

7:30 pm Thursday, September 16, 2021

Eisenhower Auditorium


Vuyo Sotashe stands in front of a mural of George Floyd

Blackness and Queerness in Diasporic Communities *

6:30 pm Wednesday, September 15, 2021

LL011 HUB-Robeson Center

FREE and open to the public

Michael Mwenso sings into the microphone on stage.

Inside the Music

5:00 pm Tuesday, September 14, 2021

3 Dots Downtown
corner of Beaver Avenue and Pugh Street, State College

FREE and open to the public *