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

Sponsor a Performance

The Center for the Performing Arts helps to fulfill its mission by partnering with respected businesses, organizations, and individuals as event sponsors. Our patrons are continually telling us they are delighted the community is collaborating in bringing the finest performing arts to central Pennsylvania. Diamond, Sapphire, Ruby, Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze, and Parking sponsorships are available. We hope you will join us in this effort to make the performing arts more accessible to all.

For more information about sponsorship, contact Jara Dorsey-Lash, associate director of development, at 814-863-1167 or via email.

2019–2020 SPONSORS

We are grateful to the individuals, businesses, and organizations supporting the Center for the Performing Arts.

Diamond $20,000 and more • Sapphire $10,000–$19,999 • Ruby $5,000–$9,999 • Platinum $4,000–$4,999 • Gold $3,000–$3,999 • Silver $2,000–$2,999 • Bronze $1,000–$1,999



  • Patricia Best and Thomas Ray
  • Designer’s Studio
  • Foxdale Village, A Quaker-Directed Continuing Care Retirement Community
  • Blake and Linda Gall
  • Rich and Sally Kalin
  • Chick King and Betty Scott
  • Elinor C. Lewis
  • Pieter W. and Lida Ouwehand
  • Dotty Rigby
  • Sandra Zaremba and Richard Brown


  • Gay and James Dunne
  • Don and Mary Ellen Fisher
  • Mrs. Robert Y. Murray


  • Pamela M. Aikey
  • Mimi Barash Coppersmith
  • Kish Bank
  • Susan and Lewis Steinberg


  • Nancy Gamble
  • Lam and Lina Hood
  • Kish Bank
  • Gretchen Leathers
  • Dr. Marla L. Moon at Nittany Eye Associates

Parking Underwriters

  • Mercedes-Benz of State College
    Ciocca Volkswagen of State College
    Audi State College

  • Jeane and Richard Singer