Whitaker Center
Central PA’s Nonprofit Center for the Arts

Ticket Prices & Policies

Ticket types/prices vary by venue and experience. What would you like to do during your visit?

UPMC Science Center tickets are $13 per person (ages 3-17, ages 60+); $16 per person (ages 18-59).  Children 2 and under are free.  Members are also free but still need to reserve a ticket.
A ticket to the cinema may be purchased upon arrival to Whitaker Center and are $9.50 per adult; $8 per junior, military and senior. 



UPMC Science Center

Experience interactive STEAM-based exhibits geared towards children age 14 and under and their families. 


Special UPMC Science Center Events and Programs
We love doing special things! Check out the events and programs taking place in the UPMC Science Center. Some events/programs require special admission.

Select Medical Digital Cinema 

Movies are just better when you see them on a four story screen! Our digital cinema screens documentaries daily and offers special showings of second run films periodically. Visit the Showtimes page to see what's showing!

Documentary Films 
Adult (ages 18 - 54 ) $9.50 
Junior (ages 3-17)  $8.00   
Whitaker Center Members  Discounts apply!



Sunoco Performance Theater 

Central PA's most intimate theater where no seat is more than 65 feet from the stage. Shows are announced year-round so check back often!

See current shows on sale on our Shows page!

Please visit our Ticketing Policies page to view our full list of ticket policies for theater performances.

Performance Ticketing  - Authenticity

We encourage you to purchase tickets on our website or by calling 717-214-ARTS. If ticket-buyers want the ultimate protection, then they should buy only from a primary agent. Ticketmaster is the only third-party ticket agent authorized by Whitaker Center to sell tickets to Whitaker Center events. If you buy from an unauthorized source you may be charged excessive markups or fees or the tickets may be counterfeit and unusable. 



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