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.

2018–2019 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
  • Lynn Sidehamer Brown
  • Designer’s Studio
  • Gay and James Dunne
  • Don and Mary Ellen Fisher
  • Foxdale Village, A Quaker-Directed Continuing Care Retirement Community
  • Geisinger
  • Rich and Sally Kalin
  • Kish Bank
  • Elinor C. Lewis
  • Tom and Mary Ellen Litzinger
  • Dotty Rigby
  • Kimberly Watkins
  • Sandra Zaremba and Richard Brown


  • Mrs. Robert Y. Murray
  • Pieter W. and Lida Ouwehand
  • Tire Town


  • Anonymous
  • Mimi Barash Coppersmith
  • Chick King and Betty Scott
  • Eileen Leibowitz
  • The Passionate Supporters of Dance
  • Susan and Lewis Steinberg


  • Shirley J. Coploff
  • Steve and Sandy Elbin
  • Nancy Gamble
  • Lam and Lina Hood
  • Dr. Marla L. Moon at Nittany Eye Associates
  • Jeane and Richard Singer


  • Helen A. Harvey
  • Joel Confer BMW
  • Mercedes-Benz Audi Volvo Volkswagen Nissan and Sprinter of State College