The Center for the Performing Arts is a 501(c)3 nonprofit 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 Academy showcase premieres Saturday
Virtual concert will feature nation’s top high school singers
Michael Feinstein and Student
Songbook Academy highlights to be streamed online
This year’s mentors include Michael Feinstein, Faith Prince, Janis Siegel
‘Prom at the Palladium’ canceled
Health concerns override plans for teen event
Center plans return to on-site operations
Small-scale events to resume over summer months