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.


Broadway stars, Grammy winners to mentor at Songbook Academy
Free tickets now available for Public Masterclass, Songbook Showcases
Elvis Costello and the Imposters to play the Palladium on Nov. 16
Tickets available Friday with series subscriptions, on sale separately in August
Bigfoot Yancey to play Aug. 23 at the Palladium
Indianapolis band touting tunes from new second album
PB&J children’s performance series now on sale
2019-20 season features nine monthly events in music, dance, puppetry and more
Kevin James to perform Oct. 2 at Palladium
'Mall Cop,' 'King of Queens' star returning to stand-up comedy roots