Continually pursuing excellence, innovation, and intellectual engagement in the performing arts, the Annenberg Center Live unites Penn students, West Philadelphia, and the region with its multidisciplinary live art that represents diverse cultures and appeals to all. A comprehensive performing arts center of national reputation, the Annenberg Center proudly connects the Penn campus to the region through innovative human expression in theatre, music, and dance.
Annenberg Center Giving Opportunities
Philadelphia International Children's Festival: Dedicated to presenting high quality children's entertainment from all corners of the world, the Philadelphia International Children’s Festival brings together children and families of all ethnicities and socio-economic backgrounds to experience the magic of live performing arts created specifically for youth.
Penn Theatre Initiative: In a new collaboration, the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, the Theatre Arts Program in the School of Arts & Sciences and the University Life Arts Initiatives are transforming the experience of theatre for students at Penn. Providing resources to support a broader, deeper, and more diverse experience for students who study, practice, or attend theatre at Penn, this program will enhance theatre residencies, master-classes, workshops, lectures, community engagement, and special projects that engage students in the craft, artistry, and relevance of theatre.