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The White Plains Performing Arts Center, a state-of-the-art, 410-seat not-for-profit theatre in downtown White Plains has for the past 15 years, provided White Plains, Westchester County and the Hudson Valley with world-class entertainment and Broadway-quality productions without the high prices or inconvenience of Manhattan.
OUR MISSION: WPPAC is dedicated to artistic presentation of the highest caliber that moves, inspires, challenges and educates our audiences in an ever changing, modern world.
What we’ve accomplished in the past 19 years:
Produced 63 productions including: A Christmas Carol (2004), Man of La Mancha (2007), Oliver! (2008), CATS (2011), The Color Purple (2012), Les Misérables (2013), Disney’s The Little Mermaid (2014), In The Heights (2016), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (2017), Fun Home (2018), Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (2018), Tuck Everlasting (2019), Elton John & Tim Rice’s AIDA (2019), Disney’s NEWSIES (2019), Masquerade (2021), A Christmas Carol (2021), Side Show (2022)
Produced 15 Regional Premieres including: Edges, August: Osage County, Disney On the Record, Heathers: the Musical, The Bodyguard (2019), Masquerade: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber (2021)
Presented World Premieres of New Works including: Saving Aimee (Scandalous on Broadway), Wallenberg & Once Upon A Pastime
Produced 94 student productions including: Frozen Jr., The Addams Family Young@Part, Peter Pan Jr., Annie KIDS (3 times), You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, A Chorus Line, Legally Blonde (3 times), Rent, Willy Wonka Jr. (3 times), Cinderella KIDS, High School Musical (twice), Gypsy, Carrie the Musical, Pippin and Hairspray.
- Host to 131 dance school recitals
- Presented Performances by: Lucie Arnaz, Lainie Kazan, Linda Eder, Jim Brickman, Christine Ebersole, Robert Klein, Gilbert Gottfried, Judy Gold, Paula Poundstone, John Lloyd Young, Theodore Bikel, Alice Ripley, The Bacon Brothers, Kool and the Gang, Jackie Mason, Melba Moore, Roseanne Cash, Renee Taylor & Joe Bologna, Bernie Williams, Art Garfunkel, Brian Scott McFadden, Elizardi Castro, USO Liberty Belles, Well-Strung, The Maccabeats and many, many more.
Different LIVE Performances
People In Attendance
The lights dim, the crowd hushes, you are about to be transported to another place and time. Going to the theatre is more than just about seeing a performance… it is an escape!
You support our mission when you purchase a ticket to a performance. It takes the support of people like you to enable us to keep producing the high quality professional performances that our audiences have come to expect.