Upcoming Events

The Coralville Center for the Performing Arts is now open for select events! See the schedule below for information about both live and virtual performances.

CCPA Box Office:  319.248.9370 |Email the Box Office
Hours: Noon–4:00 PM Wednesday–Friday, phone only

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90 Ideas in 90 Minutes

Presented by The Corridor Business Journal (CBJ)

April 28, 2021 8:15 AM

Nine of the Corridor’s top executives will share 10 of their best ideas and rules to live by that can be applied to any business. After the speaker presentations, attendees are encouraged to stick around for three rounds of virtual speed networking.


Young Footliters Virtual Workshops

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Virtual Workshop: Ready! Set! Action!

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

May 3, 10, & 17, 2021 6:00–7:30 PM

Through a wild array of theatre games, campers in grades 4–6 will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage. This fun and welcoming exploration of the world of acting offers opportunities for new and experienced actors to develop their skills.


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The Show Must Go Online

Presented by Young Footliters

May 21–23, 2021

The pandemic might have caused live theatre to go on hiatus at The Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, but when a group of theatre kids put their creative heads together, they decide the show must go online! This virtual cabaret-style musical consists of Broadway songs originally sung on stage by children.


Young Footliters Youth Theatre Summer Camps

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Summer Camp: There's No Business Like Show Business!

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

June 14–18, 2021 9:00 AM–12:00 PM

Through a wild array of theatre games, campers will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage. This fun and welcoming exploration of the world of acting offers opportunities for new and experienced actors to develop their skills.


Footliters Traveling Playhouse The Secret of the Sphinx

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Footliters Traveling Playhouse: The Secret of the Sphinx

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

June 28–July 2, 2021 9:00 AM–1:00 PM

Join us for a new spin on our most popular summer camps! Footliters Traveling Playhouse will go on a time-traveling adventure to Ancient Egypt. Designed for students with all levels of theatre experience, campers will audition, rehearse, and perform in a musical alongside three professional actors…all within one week!


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Footliters Traveling Playhouse: The Secret of the Sphinx

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

July 5–9, 2021 9:00 AM–1:00 PM

Join us for a new spin on our most popular summer camps! Footliters Traveling Playhouse will go on a time-traveling adventure to Ancient Egypt. Designed for students with all levels of theatre experience, campers will audition, rehearse, and perform in a musical alongside three professional actors…all within one week!


Summer Camp: The Audition Bootcamp

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

July 5–9, 2021 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

Lead by professional acting teachers and directors, The Audition Bootcamp prepares high school students to rock auditions for school shows and colleges. Monologues, performance skills, cold-reading techniques, song selection, and so much more!


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Summer Camp: Improv Olympics!

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

July 12–13, 2021 10:00 AM–12:00 PM

Through a wild array of theatre games, campers will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage. For students entering grades 4–12.


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Footliters Traveling Playhouse: The Secret of the Sphinx

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

July 19–23, 2021 9:00 AM–1:00 PM

Join us for a new spin on our most popular summer camps! Footliters Traveling Playhouse will go on a time-traveling adventure to Ancient Egypt. Designed for students with all levels of theatre experience, campers will audition, rehearse, and perform in a musical alongside three professional actors…all within one week!


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Summer Camp: Creating Theatre Together — Playwriting and New Stories

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

July 26–30, 2021 6:00–8:00 PM

Lead by local playwrights and actors, students will create a brand-new piece of theatre based on stories and experiences shared by the group. An excellent opportunity for students interested in writing, or actors who want to learn how to work on a world-premiere project. For students entering grades 7–10.


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Summer Camp: So You Want to be an Actor?

Presented by Young Footliters Youth Theatre

August 2–6, 2021 9:00 AM–12:00 PM

Learn everything you need to know to join the theatre in this camp! We’ll focus on skills such as speaking on stage, collaborating with others, creating characters, and playing scenes from a script. A great introduction to the stage in a welcoming environment! For students entering grades 4–5.


Joseph Hall as Elvis on August 7 2021

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Joseph Hall: ELVIS Rock N Remember


August 7, 2021 7:00 PM

ELVIS IS IN THE BUILDING! Joseph Hall returns to the CCPA with a masterfully produced show that includes a mixture of Elvis hits from rock n roll, country, pop, and gospel. He's even got the teddy bears and scarves to woo the ladies. A must-see for all ages!



Young Footliters Youth Theatre Summer Camps

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Summer Camp: Popcorn Players—Dr. Seuss Mayhem!


August 9–13, 2021 9:00 AM–11:00 AM

Explore the magic of story with our youngest actors! These sessions introduce kids to great stories, far off lands, and interesting characters from the world of Dr. Seuss! For students entering grades K–1.



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Summer Camp: Character Factory


August 16–20 9:00 AM–12:00 PM

Through a wild array of theatre games, campers will learn how to improvise, develop characters, and tell a compelling story on stage. This fun and welcoming exploration of the world of acting offers opportunities for new and experienced actors to develop their skills. For students entering grades 5–6.


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Beatles vs Stones—A Musical showdown


New Date! May 25, 2022 7:30 PM

The British Invasion brought us the two most popular rock groups of all time, the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, as well as the liveliest debate in rock history — which band is the greatest? In alternating power sets, two internationally known tribute bands face off in an on-stage, mash-up duel.