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Experience

Experience something real. The Purchase PAC is the hub of a creative community that brings together internationally acclaimed artists, rising stars, creative practitioners, and an inspirational array of loyal patrons and friends to celebrate the performing arts. Click the heading or photo to learn more.

Arts In Education Audience

Engage

Through our Education & Engagement programs, The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College is committed to providing a fully immersive, educational arts experience for all ages.Click the heading or photo above to learn more.

Tech rental on The PAC Concert Hall stage

Facility Rentals

The PAC theatres, lobby areas, and support spaces are available as facility rentals and can be adapted in a myriad of ways to suit your needs. Click the heading or photo to learn more.

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Give

The financial impact of canceling performances is severe, and our ability to recover will depend greatly on your support. Please consider making a 100% tax-deductible donation to help ensure that the arts will thrive again. Click the heading or photo to make your gift today.

 

The PAC News & Notes

(June 24, 2022) We are thrilled to announce that we will welcome audiences back into our theatres to experience live, world-class performing arts starting in October of 2022. True to our legacy of sharing new work alongside established virtuosity, the 2022-2023 Re-Opening Season will activate old artistic partnerships and build new friendships. Tickets are not yet on sale; we will be announcing on-sale dates for all performances in the coming weeks.
Click to read the press release.
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(March 24, 2022) The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College (The PAC) has been awarded a ReStart the Arts Grant of $25,000. The grant will support fall 2022 performances by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center at The PAC, which will be supplemented by pre-concert Q&As and a master class for Purchase College Conservatory of Music students. ReStart the Arts is a regrant program of ArtsWestchester, made possible with support from the Office of the Governor, the New York State Legislature, and the New York State Council on the Arts. The program includes $1 million in grants to local arts organizations so that they may rehire artists, reassemble audiences, and reignite creativity. Read the full press release here.

For over forty years, THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, PURCHASE COLLEGE (The PAC), a four-theatre complex located on the campus of Purchase College, has been the hub of a creative community that brings together internationally acclaimed artists, rising stars, creative practitioners, and an inspirational array of loyal patrons and friends in a celebration of the performing arts. It is this mix of artistry and friendship that has forged The PAC’s legacy as the apex of the performing arts in our region – and it is the same bond that has sustained us during the challenges of the past few years. Learn more about The Purchase PAC.
At this time, our box office remains closed. For inquiries related to events that are taking place at The PAC, please email us at center@purchase.edu or call the main office phone number: 914-251-6222.  For current campus visitor policies, please visit the Purchase College COVID information page.

 

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