The Carlisle Regional Performing Arts Center is proud to offer cultural events serving Carlisle & Central Pennsylvania including: concerts, performances, films, live theatrical productions, and programming for children and families. Below find a listing of some of our upcoming events! For more information on our upcoming performances please click image on left!  

CTC’s Fall Show is…


Into the woods poster

November 3rd, 4th, and 5th



rocky horror picture show posterThe Rocky Horror Picture Show

Prop bags for sale — limited number

R Rated, 1 Hr. 40 min
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Cult Movie, Horror, Musical

Saturday October 28, 2017 — 10pm & Midnight
Costume Contest Before Each Show!

Sponsored by: EK Weitzel
Tickets for sale at the door

This low-budget freak show/cult classic/cultural institution concerns the misadventures of Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) inside a strange mansion that they come across on a rainy night.


Church Benefit Concert poster2017 Benefit Concert

West Street A.M.E.Z. Church: Fix our Roof, Save our Church

Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

A night of stage performance to help save a local church!

  • Solo piano interpretations of spiritual and popular music
  • Gospel and jazz singing
  • Dance
  • Poetry reading
  • Story telling
  • Inspiration

Tickets are $20 – to purchase:

  • Contact Russ at 717.440.2179 or
  • Purchase online at

Ryan And Friends Comedy Ventriloquist

Ryan & Friends

Clean Comedy Ventriloquist

Friday, November 17th, 2017 @ 7:30

Ryan Bomgardner is a full time ventriloquist and comedian. Each year, he performs over 140 shows throughout North America. Ryan’s performances range from corporate events and resorts to churches, theatres, cruises, and TV appearances. When he is not performing live, Ryan is a comedy columnist & hosts a regional TV show.

Cumberland County, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office or the Cumberland County Sheriff did not direct, supervise or control any aspect of the event and Cumberland County, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, nor the Cumberland County Sheriff are not responsible for the organizers’ contracts, acts or omissions

Miss Cumberland Valley Scholarship Pageant Returns!

Saturday, November 25, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.


White Christmas Sing-A-Long posterWhite Christmas

Our Annual Showing Returns — This Time With a Sing-A-Long!

Saturday, December 2, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

 Gather around for our annual heartwarming holiday event! The 1945 classic, this time with lyrics embedded on screen. Featuring songs such as “The Best Things Happen When You’re Dancing,” “Snow,” “Sisters” and, of course, the iconic “White Christmas.”



First Night 2017 buttonFirst Night

Join us for the 20th year of Carlisle New Year’s Celebration!

Sunday, December 31, 2017




 Current and Upcoming Films


Menashe movie posterMenashe

PG, 1 hour 22 minute

Drama, Yiddish & English

Sponsored By: Dept. of Judaic Studies & the Asbell Center for Jewish Life at Dickinson College

10/20, 10/21, 10/25, 10/26 at 7:30 p.m.

10/22 at 2:00 p.m.

Deep in the heart of New York’s ultra-orthodox Hasidic Jewish community, Menashe — a kind, hapless grocery store clerk — struggles to make ends meet and responsibly parent his young son, Rieven, following his wife Leah’s death.



Thank you to all of our Sponsors