Central Penn College - Capital BlueCross Theatre

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Capital BlueCross Theatre

at Central Penn College

The Capital BlueCross Theatre at Central Penn College enriches the lives of Central Penn students and members of the local community by providing opportunities for cultural enrichment. The 250-seat black box theatre features concerts, performances and gallery shows designed to enhance the programming of Central Penn College.

Featuring free on-campus parking, the easily accessible theatre is open to community members for select events. A full event listing can be found on the News, Events & Community page. Event tickets are available for purchase online, or at the Box Office, prior to the performance. Since tickets are limited, we encourage you to purchase your tickets online, before the performance.

The Capital BlueCross Theatre is located in The Underground, the lower level of the West Wing on Central Penn College’s Summerdale campus.

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Box Office Information

The Box Office will typically open one hour before ticketed performances. For your convenience, event tickets can be purchased online by visiting the News, Events & Community page. Questions regarding the Capital BlueCross Theatre at Central Penn College can be directed to the Box Office by calling (717) 728-2240 or emailing BoxOffice@centralpenn.edu.

Theatre Schedule

For a full listing of all campus events, including events at the Capital BlueCross Theatre, please visit our News, Events & Community page.

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Location & Directions

The Capital BlueCross Theatre is located on the campus of Central Penn College in Summerdale, PA., just minutes from I-81. For directions to campus, please click here. The theatre is located in the lower level of the West Wing, building number 12 on our campus map.

Parking

Central Penn College provides ample parking for theatre events. Theatre patrons are encouraged to view the Central Penn College campus map or parking webpage and park in lot F. After parking, proceed across B Street toward the West Wing. The entrance to the Capital BlueCross Theatre is on the pathway to the left of the door to the West Wing. Handicapped parking is located in lot J. Theatre patrons do not need to display a parking permit while attending an event at the Capital BlueCross Theatre.

Booking

If you would like to book the Capital BlueCross Theatre at Central Penn College for your upcoming event, please contact Janet Bixler, theatre director at 717-728-2227.

4th student created play: In The Middle

Show dates and times:
November 15 and 16 at 7:30 pm; November 17 at 2:30 pm

Tickets:
$3 students; $5 general admission

Show runs about an hour and is appropriate for ages 11 and up.

Description:
Join 5 student actors and 1 student tech as they take you on journey into the middle of their very own (real and true) unpredictable life choices and circumstances. As you walk through the theatre doors, you'll enter into the TV studios of WIMG where a small group of actors have been hired to tape four episodes for the mind-bending TV program: The Middle Zone. Over the course of taping the episodes, you'll discover bits and pieces of each actor's quirks and desires. You'll find yourself in the middle of reality and fantasy. By the end, you may find yourself wondering who exactly is controlling the middle...

Upcoming Events

4th student created play: In The Middle

Show dates and times:
November 15 and 16 at 7:30 pm; November 17 at 2:30 pm

Tickets:
$3 students; $5 general admission