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Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Prints
Home: Contemporary Indigenous Artists Responding
A visual arts exhibit titled “Home: Contemporary Indigenous Artists Responding,” will be on display through Aug. 31 in the Walter and Dori Goldstein Music and Media Center, second floor West Pattee Library, University Park campus. The exhibit gathers...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Mon 8/20/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event, General, Education, For the Family
"What Big Eyes You Have: Looking at the Wolf in Fairy Tales"
Portrayed as big, bad and ravenous, the wolf in fairy tales is most often the villain, a beast who tricks and then devours both children and adults before meeting a violent end. A Penn State University Libraries exhibition, “What Big Eyes You Have! Looking...
Penn State University – Pattee-Paterno Libraries
University Park, PA

Mon 8/20/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 9am-5pm
Sports: Football
Men’s Football: Appalachian State at Penn State
The Nittany Lions take on the visiting Mountaineers in this college football matchup.
Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA

Sat 9/1/18 at 3:30pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 3:30pm
Sports: Football
Men’s Football: Kent State at Penn State
The Nittany Lions take on the visiting Golden Flashes in this college football matchup.
Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA

Sat 9/15/18 at 12pm
Music: Pop, Rock
Elton John
Elton John has been a perennial favorite on the pop music scene for over five decades. From his outlandish outfits and onstage antics to his extensive catalog of hits, including 'Benny and the Jets' to 'Candle in the Wind,' there is something for everyone....
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sun 9/16/18 at 8pm
Music: Jazz
Veronica Swift
Before graduating with a degree in jazz vocal performance from the University of Miami, Veronica Swift had already taken second place (2015) in the influential Thelonious Monk Jazz Competition. She also had previously recorded three albums (two by age 13),...
Penn State University – Schwab Auditorium
University Park, PA

Thu 9/20/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Kevin Hart: Irresponsible Tour
This former shoe salesman has become a successful stand-up comedian who has played clubs from Caroline's to The Laugh Factory and others nationwide. He's also risen to fame in movies, starring in such hits as "Ride Along" and "Get Hard," and "Jumanji: Welc...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sat 9/22/18 at 7pm
Music: A cappella
Classical Coffeehouse: Cantus
Classical Coffeehouse is free for University Park students. A $10 donation is suggested for each community member. Donations help to sustain the coffeehouse series. Presented by the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State and the Penn State Alumni A...
Penn State University – Hintz Family Alumni Center
University Park, PA

Mon 9/24/18 at 8pm-9:30pm
Music: Choral
Cantus "Alone Together"
Cantus, which last performed at Penn State in 2014, has been called “the premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States.” The group returns to perform Alone Together, an introspective look at what it means to connect in our modern world. By almost an...
Penn State – Pasquerilla Spiritual Center/Eisenhower Chapel
University Park, PA

Tue 9/25/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Music: Country
Thomas Rhett
Thomas Rhett, from Valdosta, GA, son of country songwriter Rhett Atkins, has come into his own, culminating in his first headlining tour in the fall of 2016. He followed his 2013 debut album, "It Goes Like This," with 2015's "Tangled Up." From that came fo...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Thu 9/27/18 at 7:30pm
Thu 9/27/18 at 7:30pm
Music: Rap/Hip Hop
J. Cole
Signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation label, J. Cole is a Grammy-nominated rapper and hip hop artist. The North Carolina native dropped his first album in September 2011 which spawned his first platinum-selling, hit single "Work Out." He was worked with artists i...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Fri 9/28/18 at 7:30pm
Fri 9/28/18 at 7:30pm
Sports: Football
Men's Football: Ohio State at Penn State
Penn State takes on Ohio State in this Big Ten match-up at Beaver Stadium.
Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA

Sat 9/29/18
Music: Choral, Multimedia, Film, Orchestral
Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience
The Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience is a spectacular music and visuals event coming to performance theaters across the country. Show composer Ramin Djawadi leads a full orchestra and choir through a selection of his vibrant scores, accompanied by a...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Sun 9/30/18 at 8pm
Theater: Musical, Comedy
Legally Blonde The Musical
A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, "Legally Blonde The Musical" follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. This action-packed musical explodes on the s...
Penn State School of Theatre – Playhouse Theatre
University Park, PA

Tue 10/2/18 at 7:30pm
Thu 10/4/18 - Fri 10/5/18 at 7:30pm
Sat 10/6/18 - Sun 10/7/18 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Mon 10/8/18 - Thu 10/11/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Circus
Cirque Éloize "Hotel"
For its twenty-fifth anniversary, Cirque Éloize presents a touching, poetic, one-of-a-kind creation. Hotel is the story of a place and the travelers who pass through it. It’s a stopover where lives intersect, collide, and juxtapose for brief times to gener...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Wed 10/3/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Music: Classical
Violinist Joshua Bell
One of the most acclaimed violinists of our time, Bell makes his first Penn State appearance in more than seven years. A Sony Classical artist, the violinist has recorded more than 40 albums in his career as a soloist, chamber musician, and conductor. He ...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Thu 10/11/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Sports: Football
Men's Football: Michigan State at Penn State
The Penn State Nittany Lions take on the Michigan State Spartans at home in this Big Ten match-up.
Beaver Stadium
University Park, PA

Sat 10/13/18
Music: Pop, R&B/Soul
Justin Timberlake: The Man of the Woods Tour
Justin Timberlake has easily become the most popular individual from the phenomenally popular boy band, NSYNC. His first solo album, "Justified," was a worldwide bestseller, but he proved to have greater staying power and critical acclaim than most ever gu...
Penn State University – Bryce Jordan Center
University Park, PA

Mon 10/15/18 at 7:30pm
Dance: Modern, World Dance
Ballet Hispanico
In its first appearance at Eisenhower Auditorium since 1993, Ballet Hispánico’s lens will focus solely on dances by Latina choreographers. Founded in 1970 on the Upper West Side of Manhattan by Tina Ramirez, Ballet Hispánico has become a catalyst for bring...
Penn State University – Eisenhower Auditorium
University Park, PA

Wed 10/17/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
Student Engagement Expo
The Student Engagement Expo is held annually as a celebration of student engagement at Penn State. The event includes a poster showcase, lightning round presentations from engaged students, a special keynote presentation, and more.
Penn State University – HUB-Robeson Center
University Park, PA

Wed 10/17/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
    

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