Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Performing Arts Events at State College

Today

Conversations across the Collection

Palmer Museum of Art Curtin Road, University Park, PA

As the Palmer Museum of Art begins the transition to its future home at the Arboretum at Penn State, its second-floor galleries close in January 2023. This compelling reinstallation of the Benjamin and Lillian K. Snowiss Galleries on the first floor brings together a diverse roster of American artists from a range of eras. The […]

Sticky Mirror Exhibition

Sticky Mirror Exhibition

HUB-Robeson Center

The HUB Robeson Galleries are excited to present Sticky Mirror, an exhibition of paintings by Sarah Sutton on view in Art Alley, February 3 – May 8, 2023. Sutton is an artist based in the Rochester, New York area who is interested in visual perception and speculative futures. Her paintings in monochromatic oil imagine in-between […]

Free
Tuesday Defrost

Tuesday Defrost

3 Dots 137 E. Beaver Ave., State College, PA

Open Mic every week from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Kick back with your community! Enjoy a relaxed evening of arts-centered programming wiht local movers and shakers, plus beer, wine, and mocktails.

Free

Soul Science Lab “Make a Joyful Noize”

Eisenhower Auditorium Shortlidge Road, University Park, PA

Hip-hop ensemble Soul Science Lab will celebrate the resilience of the human spirit with “Make a Joyful Noize,” a multimedia installation and full-band performance. Chen Lo and Asante Amin, Soul Science Lab’s grio storytellers and MC poets, will be joined by a full rhythm section, trombone and trumpet players, two background vocalists, a DJ and […]

$5 – $35

Slain at the Speakeasy: an interactive murder mystery party

The Speakeasy at the Gamble Mill 160 Dunlop Street, Bellefonte

Join us for an immersive, interactive murder mystery party where you will get to mingle, question suspects, and solve a murder. This is a fundraiser for Sock & Buskin Theatre Company. Costumes encouraged! Appetizers and desserts are included. Adults 21+ only. Cash bar. More info and tickets: https://sockandbuskintc.org/mystery-party-march-2023/

$55 – $60

LUNAFEST virtual film festival benefitting Centre Safe

Virtual

The 2023 season of LUNAFEST features seven short films with a total running time of 95 minutes. LUNAFEST is proud to amplify the inspiring short films by this year’s selection of women and gender nonconforming directors. Featured filmmakers are from all walks of life and range from poets to conservationists, activists, and educators. These stories remind us that […]

$10 – $100
Weekly Listening Series

Weekly Listening Series

3 Dots 137 E. Beaver Ave., State College, PA

The Weekly Listening Series give the community an opportunity to meditate, relax, listen to an album, and talk about it after! Mocktails available for purchase from SoBar!

$10

Opportunity to sketch FLIP Fabrique cirque artists

Eisenhower Auditorium Shortlidge Road, University Park, PA

Quietly observe and draw the human form in motion during FLIP Fabrique’s pre-performance onstage warm-up for “Muse.” Reservations are required for the fifty-minute session. Enter through the Eisenhower Auditorium stage door at the loading dock. After the sketching session, attendees must exit and re-enter with a ticket to attend the 7:30 p.m. performance. Contact Cheri […]

Free

FLIP Fabrique “Muse

Eisenhower Auditorium Shortlidge Road, University Park, PA

What inspires you to be your true self? What motivates you to try things you never thought possible? The contemporary circus ensemble returns to Penn State with a performance that sees its athletes playing with gender roles and tackling stereotypes. “Muse,” a creation of Québec City’s FLIP Fabrique, attempts to answer those questions circus style. […]

$5 – $32

Tempest Productions presents I Am Still: an intimate portrait of Sylvia Plath

Tempest Studios 140 Kelly Alley, State College, PA

Tempest Productions presents I Am Still: an intimate portrait of Sylvia Plath Saturday, April 1 at 7:30pm Sunday, April 2 at 3pm   $25 General Admission   Tempest Studios 140 Kelly Alley State College, PA www.tempestproductions.org 866.248.5091 [email protected] “What is this, behind this veil, is it ugly, is it beautiful?” – Sylvia Plath Moments of […]

$25.00