Openings & Premieres May 19!

We’ve got openings and premiere shows happening this weekend – make sure to check them out! Saturday, May 19 MindBodyArt School of Dance Grand Opening Free Dance Workshops 9 am – 12pm, 1pm – 4pm, 5pm – 8pm https://www.mindbodyartdance.com Performing Arts...

Schedule is Ready!

And it’s up and running – over 105 events planned for the 3-day festival. Ticket sales begin this coming weekend. We have 3 types of events – Ticketed (you purchase a ticket for each event), Backstage Pass (you purchase one backstage pass for $35 AND...

Variety Show Auditions

The First Annual Central PA Theatre and Dance Festival will host a Community Variety Show as part of the festival on Friday, June 22 at 4 pm. The variety show is open to ages 10 and up. Each act is limited to 3 minutes and can be vocal, dance, magic, spoken word, and...

Pre-Launch Success!

Many many thanks to all of our volunteers and sponsors for helping make our April 3rd Pre-Launch a success! Special Thanks to: Mayor Donald M. Hahn County Commissioner Mark Higgins Lori Miller, Director of Visitor and Member Services, CPCVB Pam Salokangas, Director...

April 3 – Be There!

SAVE THE DATE! Tuesday, April 3, 5-7pm The Central PA Theatre & Dance Fest Kicks Off with a Pre-Launch Party! Join us at The State Theatre to learn more about our upcoming festival and meet the founding members and some of the performing artists....

March Events!

It’s Friday and time to buy tickets/attend a Theatre & Dance Event! Make sure to check out our Member Companies and their production schedules throughout the year. And make sure you’ve put April 3 (Pre-Launch Event) and June 22-24 on your calendars....

Improv & Irish Dance!

Improv and Irish Dance happens this week – Thursday & Friday! Thursday, March 1 Happy Valley Improv in the Attic! The State Theatre, 8pm https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/10232618 http://www.happyvalleyimprov.com/ Happy Valley Improv is State College’s...

Number 17!

Theatre Fest 2018 is pleased to announce our newest member (#17!), Professional Circus Artist, Dancer, Gymnast Dmitry Myers! Shout out a warm welcome!!!