Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA)

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Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) 55 E. State St. Columbus, OH 43215 Work614-469-1045 Visit Web Site


Owner/operator of downtown Columbus’ magnificent, historic theatres (Ohio, Palace and Southern theatres) and manager of the Riffe Center Theatre Complex, Lincoln Theatre, Valentine Theatre (Toledo, OH) and Shubert Theater (New Haven, CT). CAPA is a not-for-profit, award-winning presenter of national and international performing arts and entertainment in operation for more than 40 years.

Upcoming Events

Claudel 2-27-2015 thru 2-28-2015


Claudel returns to the CDT Season this year after incredible sold-out performances last Season. CDT Artistic Director Tim Veach offers, The production was so well received that we have decided to bring it back to a larger venue this year. Artistic Director Tim Veach has combined dance, theatre, musi

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Broadway in Columbus: Mamma Mia 3-3-2015 thru 3-8-2015

Broadway in Columbus: Mamma Mia

Mamma Mia! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to re-live the thrill. Now it's your turn to have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA's greatest hits, including "Dancing Queen," "S.O.S.," "Super Trouper," "Take A Chance on Me" a

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The Marriage of Figaro 3-4-2015 thru 3-8-2015

A carnally-minded count, his neglected wife, their wily servants, and a young page that falls in love with every woman he sees, Mozart's greatest comedy contains a cornucopia of wonderfully flawed and human characters that will amuse and delight. Performed in English with the Columbus Symphony.

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Our Story, Our Song 3-20-2015 thru 3-21-2015

Our history is truly comprised of the songs we sing. This program will have songs and images representing the beginning of the chorus as well as events/causes in the life of the chorus throughout the past 25 seasons. Part of the program will feature a video created by Jason Bockis showcasing interv

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Chamber Music Columbus presents Brentano String Quartet 3-21-2015

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quartet in B-flat major, K 458 (Hunt) James MacMillan: Quartet no. 3 Johannes Brahms: Quartet in B-flat major, op. 67. Join Classical 101 midday host Jennifer Hambrick at 7 p.m. for an interview with the artists.

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Schubert & Shostakovich 4-18-2015 thru 4-19-2015

Schubert & Shostakovich

ProMusica is pleased to welcome Welsh pianist and composer Huw Watkins in this dual role. The orchestra will present the U.S. debut of his piece Little Symphony. Watkins will then join the orchestra on stage as soloist in Shostakovich's Piano Concerto No. 2.

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Chamber Music Columbus presents Emerson String Quartet 4-25-2015

Henry Purcell: Two fantasias Joseph Haydn: Quartet in G major, op. 33, no. 5 (H. III, 41) Benjamin Britten: Chacony, from Quartet No. 2 in C major, op. 36 Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet in A minor, op. 132.

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Cooper-Bing Vocal Competition 4-26-2015

We've opened this international vocal competition to the public to give Columbus a sneak peek into the next generation of opera stars! See the finalists compete for cash prizes and the recognition every emerging artist needs. You can even cast a vote for your favorite singer!

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Broadway in Columbus: Sister Act 4-28-2015 thru 5-3-2015

Broadway in Columbus: Sister Act

Sister Act is Broadway's feel-amazing musical comedy smash! The New York Post calls it "Ridiculously fun," and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement! Featuring original music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Little Shop of Horrors), S

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David & Vadim 5-9-2015 thru 5-10-2015

David & Vadim

Music Director David Danzmayr and Creative Partner and violinist VadimGluzman present a dynamic program that is not only the ProMusica standard of contemporary and classic but also American and European.

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