The Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center has for years guaranteed the citizens of Long Beach, CSULB students, faculty, and staff, and surrounding communities access to the entire spectrum of performing arts experiences through resident companies, arts outreach, and unique programming. Come check out the Carpenter Center in Long Beach today.
Built in 1994, the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center is a 1,074-seat theatre located on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. In less than 20 years, the Center has built such an astoundingly positive reputation that Carpenter Center tickets are nearly impossible to find. Book your tickets early, or you are sure to miss out on a great show.
Each season the Carpenter Center presents a variety of music, dance, family, comedy, and cabaret shows. The sheer variety of Carpenter Center events means that there is truly something for everyone to enjoy. So what are you waiting for? Call all your friends who love a good play at the theatre and come see what great show the Carpenter Center is playing now.