CAN I SUBSCRIBE TO A MAILING LIST?
Yes. You can subscribe to our postal and/or mailing list by filling out our online request form.
CAN I BECOME A VOLUNTEER?
Please fill out our online request form or inquire about volunteer opportunities during your next visit.
HOW MANY SEATS ARE AT THE VENUE?
Both the main proscenium stage theater and Black Box Theater have seating that can be affected by configuration and technical requirements of individual events. Generally, the main theater can seat 886 people, while the Black Box Theater can accommodate about 100.
DOES THE CENTER ACCOMMODATE PERSONS WITH ACCESSIBILITY REQUIREMENTS?
The Performing Arts Center is designed to accommodate patrons with accessibility requirements. Learn more
IS THERE A SEATING CHART?
The seating chart depicts the general seating arrangement of the orchestra and balcony. Not all seats will be available for all shows. Wheelchair seats are designated. Seating chart
HOW DO I BUY TICKETS?
You can purchase tickets online, in advance, in-person at the box office, or at the door if tickets are available. Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Community arts groups may have different ticketing requirements and options. Ticket scalping warning
ARE GROUP RATES AVAILABLE?
Group rates are available for some performances. Please call the box office at (661) 362-5304.
HOW MUCH DOES PARKING COST?
Parking is free for most events, and ample parking is usually available. Being a busy college campus, some daytime events may have parking restrictions, but look for signs directing you to event parking. Valet parking will be available for some events. Campus map
IS THERE A SMOKING POLICY?
Smoking is prohibited at the Performing Arts Center, and the college campus is a smoke-free zone, with smoking restricted to designated areas of the parking lots.
CAN I BRING FOOD OR DRINKS?
No food or drink is allowed in the center. A concession stand is located in the main lobby, and all food and drink must be disposed of before entering the theaters.
CAN I PHOTOGRAPH OR RECORD SHOWS?
No. Taking still or video pictures and/or using any audio-recording device are prohibited. Anyone who brings a camera or recording equipment into the theater will be asked to leave it with the house manager, who will return it at the conclusion of the event.
WHAT IF I ARRIVE LATE?
If you arrive late, you will be seated at the discretion of the house manager to cause the least amount of disruption to the performance and other patrons. You might not be seated in your assigned seats until intermission.
CAN I BRING CHILDREN?
We welcome family attendance, although some shows may have restrictions because of age-inappropriate content. If this is the case, a notation will be displayed on the event page of this site. Otherwise, children 2 and older will require a ticket for entrance. Strollers and baby seats are not allowed in the theaters. Only you can decide whether a performance is suitable for your child. We also ask you take into consideration whether a child can sit quietly without disturbing other members of the audience.
IS THERE A CELL PHONE POLICY?
The ringing of a cell phone can be distracting for both the audience and the performers. Please turn off your cell phone or put it in silent mode before the performance begins.
IS THERE A DRESS CODE?
The house manager reserves the right to deny entry to anyone who may be wearing clothing deemed inappropriate or acting in a manner disruptive to patrons or performers.
CAN THE CENTER BE RENTED?
Yes. The Performing Arts Center may be rented during times when the stages are idle. Rental information
COMMON SUBSCRIPTION QUESTIONS
How do I know that my subscription order was received?
Your canceled check or credit card statement will be your receipt of payment and proof that your order has been processed.
Can I request specific seating?
We welcome specific seating requests but cannot guarantee it. The ability to fulfill your request depends on seating availability.
How are series subscriptions seating assignments determined?
Seating assignments are based on the following criteria:
• LEVEL OF DONORSHIP: The cost of a ticket does not cover the full cost of presenting a performance. Contributions are deeply appreciated and at certain levels carry a privilege of priority seating. More
• DATE ORDER RECEIVED IN BOX OFFICE: Order your subscription as early as possible.
• PRIOR SUBSCRIPTION HISTORY: We appreciate your continued patronage as a subscription ticket holder. Your continued support will place you ahead of new subscription ticket buyers.