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.


Virtual speaker series returns Oct. 14
Performing Arts Connect features experts from across the nation
Center welcomes applications for artist commissions
New Works project will provide funding for three original creations
Center announces health and safety protocols for 2021-2022 season
Masks and proof of vaccination or testing will be required
New holiday rock production debuts Dec. 3
Luminare features top musicians playing Christmas classics
New annual fund manager joins Center, Songbook Foundation
Madison Miazgowicz brings experience in fundraising, social media