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Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center 2018-2019 Schedule

The Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center — Where the Arts Come Alive! —  celebrates its 27th season with a stellar 2018-2019 lineup of professional, world-class entertainment from all genres, including Broadway, music, comedy, theatre, and dance.


Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center
450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

Phone: 814-269-7200 
             800-846-ARTS (2787)

Email: upjarts@gmail.com

Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.,
Monday-Friday (Box office opens one hour prior to each show)

PPAC Resources

2018-2019 Schedule

For tickets, visit UPJArts.org.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $39, Regular: $35; Flex: $33
A stunning tribute to the music of ABBA, who produced some of the greatest music produced in the 1970s and 1980s, including monster hits such as Waterloo, Fernando, Honey Honey, Dancing Queen, and countless others.  From the earliest hit Mamma Mia, AABA FAB will take you on a Technicolor ABBA journey that is unmatched. ABBA’s record-breaking hits have stood the test of time and continue to thrill audiences of all ages.

Sunday, December 2, 2018 3:00 p.m.

Premium: $28; Regular: $26
Celebrate the magic of Christmas with your River City Brass Band. This holiday show is fun for the whole family with classic carols, favorite film music, and special surprises!

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $39, Regular: $35; Flex: $33
A powerful story of redemption, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, has enchanted audiences with its simple message of Holiday joy. Dickens’ ever-popular classic fills the stage with lush costumes, stunning sets and puppetry, song and dance, a heavy dose of humor, and a timeless message. With the music of 26 beloved traditional carols of the season woven throughout this classic tale, A Christmas Carol is the perfect way to begin the holiday festivities.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 — 7:30 p.m.

Premium: $39; Regular: $35
Enjoy a classic ballet performance by dancers respected around the globe. The world's most beloved Russian folk, featuring the young princess Odette transformed into a swan and the handsome prince Siegfried triumph over adversity. This full-scale production features stunning dancers, lavish sets, and beautiful costumes, along with authentic Russian choreography. State Ballet Theatre of Russia- now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev Dance Company soloist.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $49, Regular: $45; Flex: $43
The fabulously fun, award‐winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, is the ultimate tribute to Girl Power! The story follows the transformation of  Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, sexism, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. This contemporary, sassy musical moves at a breakneck pace driven by memorable songs and explosive dances. Legally Blonde ‐ The Musical warms the heart by proving that   self‐discovery can be way too much fun and hilarious to boot.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 – Matinee: 2 p.m.; Evening: 7:30 p.m.
Premium: $35; Regular: $31
Men in the Parish Basement? What's a church lady to do? This sidesplitting, uplifting peek into the lives of the rural Norwegian Lutherans, who audiences first fell in love with in 2005, is the sixth chapter of the story begun in the original Church Basement Ladies. “Rise Up O Men” gives the gents a chance to shine in the latest installment of the Church Basement Ladies musical comedy series. As the church prepares for participation in the town’s 1964 Centennial Celebration, we get to see their coming and goings from the eyes of the menfolk, who have their own problems to solve.

Thursday, March 14, 2019 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $35, Regular: $31; Flex: $29
Recently seen as Semi‐Finalists in Britain’s Got Talent, this newest Classical Crossover group from the United Kingdom stormed the competition with a powerhouse display of vocal  panache and sheer class. Described by fans as “the next II Divo,” Vox Fortura are bringing classical vocals back into the mainstream.  Able to perform almost any era or genre of music in their iconic crossover style, they perform everything from the music of Elgar and Bizet’s Pearl Fishers to David Bowie, John Legend, and Ed Sheeran.  

Friday, March 29, 2019 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $39, Regular: $35; Flex: $33
As evidenced by his sold-out shows and devoted following, Andy Gross is one of the hottest stand‐up comics, magicians and ventriloquists working today! His videos have over 100 Million views and counting on the internet!  He is considered one of the best by his peers in the entertainment industry and will leave you spellbound.  

Thursday, April 25, 2019 — 7:30 PM
Premium: $39, Regular: $35; Flex: $33
From bop to pop, the evolution of a sound! Three parts Jersey Boys, two parts Motown: The Musical and "not your grandma's doo wop", these five charismatic, handsome, triple‐threat Broadway stars – with their hot 5‐piece band ‐‐ tear it up, with musicality, dancing and showmanship not found with any other group in the world!  They “re‐doo” classic Doo Wop songs from the ‘50s and ‘60s and make ‘em sound fresh and new…and they take contemporary pop hits by stars like Jason Mraz, Amy Winehouse, Adele and Maroon 5, and “doowopify” them! Perfect entertainment for people ages 10 to 100!

Ticket Information

Purchase more and save—to receive flex pricing purchase tickets to four (4) or more performances and receive discounts off the premium price. Flex advanced ticket sales are not available online and must be purchased by calling the Arts Center at 814-269-7200 or 1-800-846-2787 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 814-269-7200 or 1-800-847-2787, or visit us online at www.upjarts.org. All ticket orders are subject to a $4 handling fee. Online orders are subject to additional fees. Print tickets in the convenience of your home and download tickets on your smartphone using the free app Walletini.

For additional information and photos, please contact Michael Bodolosky at 814-269-7994 or bodolosky@pitt.edu

Please note:

  • All orders are subject to a $4 handling fee
  • Online orders are subject to additional fees