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H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg University

475 Lancaster Drive,
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-7469

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Located on the Shippensburg University campus, the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center is a 1,500 seat regional theatre hosting year-round performances including rock, country, pop, Broadway, comedians, family shows, symphonies, speakers and more. Offering affordable tiered ticket pricing and ample free parking.

Cumberland Valley is home to a number of performing arts centers. Check out our suggestions for Dinner & A Show.

The Luhrs Center is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 health and safety protocols. However, there are several virtual options available for purchase to help you or a loved one enjoy the best of performing arts including Broadway HD and A Killer Party: The Movie. Visit their website to see the latest offerings.

Groups: Reserved seating and discounts are available.

Things to Do
COVID-19 Updates
  • Directions: The Luhrs Performing Arts Center is located off of Interstate 81 (exit 24 or 29), on the campus of Shippensburg University. With easy access to Interstate 81 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike, the Luhrs Center can be accessed from many points in Central Pennsylvania and the Middle Atlantic Region. It is not recommended that you use GPS to navigate to the Luhrs Center, once on the University campus, as our street address will take you to another section of the campus. Please reference the maps under the "Directions" section of the Luhrs Center web site to plan your visit.
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  • Hours: 11 AM - 4 PM
  • Months Open: open all year
  • Motorcoach Parking:
  • Online Ordering:
  • Parking: Free
  • Payment Accepted:
    • Discover
    • Mastercard
    • Visa
  • Reservations Required:
Quick Check
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
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Family Fun
  • All Ages:
  • Group Discounts Available:
  • Group Reservations Required:
  • Maximum # of People for Tour: 50
  • Motorcoach Parking:
  • Price Range: varies
Type of Experience
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Facility Info
  • A/V Equipment
  • Full Service Catering
  • Loading Dock
  • Lobby/Reception Area
  • Stage