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.


Development team welcomes two staffers
New directors aim to build Center's partnerships, support
Tickets for 2019 events on sale Nov. 9
Amy Grant just added to concert schedule
Songbook Foundation to sell Asherwood estate
Massive auction of furniture and other items set for Nov. 17-18
Songbook Foundation archivist earns national certification
Lisa Lobdell has overseen the Foundation’s Songbook Archives & Library since 2010
U.S. Marine Band tickets available starting Oct. 1
Nation’s longest-running professional music organization will perform free concert Oct. 27