The Center for the Performing Arts is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational, arts, and cultural organization.

Our Mission
The mission of the Center for the Performing Arts is to engage and inspire the Central Indiana community through enriching arts experiences.

News & Media

Visit often for the latest news, stories and imagery from the Center for the Performing Arts and the Great American Songbook Foundation.


Songbook Foundation appoints development officer
Marissa Nielsen brings decade of experience in philanthropy
'Politics on Stage' exhibit adds Saturday hours
Free monthly open house begins Jan. 11
Three dates added to new local-music series
Allison Victoria, 800 lb. Gorilla, Veseria to perform in Studio Series
Applications open for 2020 Songbook Academy
Early-bird application deadline is Feb. 15
Walk Off The Earth sets April 17 date at the Palladium
Canadian band known for catchy tunes, clever covers on YouTube