Plays, concerts, dance performances, art exhibitions, workshops, classes, and more...the arts live at PACA. From modern classics to contemporary hits, to works by local playwrights, PACA is Erie's home for theatre with an edge.

PACA not only produces our own events but we also act as a host venue for other organization's artistic endeavors. By opening our doors and sharing our resources we give these groups the ability to present their work in a professional and exciting atmosphere.

Upcoming Events at PACA

Be sure not to miss out on amazing shows coming to PACA with theatrical performances directed and performed by seasoned actors and directors. 

PACA Playwriting Showcase
1505 State Street, Floor 2, Erie, Pennsylvania 16501
January 16, 2020 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm
January 17, 2020 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

January 18, 2020 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm
PACA Playwriting Showcase

Playwriting Showcase: Staged readings of 3 in-progress productions developed in PACA's Playwright Program

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Thursday, January 16th
"All in what you're used to" by Gary McEnery

Friday, January 17th
"Goals of Care" by Lisa Simonian

Saturday, January 18th
"Arnot" by Julie Whan

All staged readings are free and open to the public and begin at 7:00pm

Some adult material.
Q & A following each reading and refreshments provided.
Paid for in part by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and Erie Arts and Culture.