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.



Founders Room

Located on the Payne & Mencias Box Tier and available for rent, the Palladium’s Founders Room is a 1,700-square-foot gathering space with access to outdoor balconies overlooking the Carmel Clay Veterans Memorial Plaza. Filled with natural light, the elegant space features Brazilian cherry wood floors, fine furnishings and pocket doors that allow the room to be divided into three smaller spaces. Among other events, the Founders Room hosts receptions for Center donors during the intermission of Center Presents performances at the Palladium.