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Transformative encounters with truth and beauty, as communicated through the arts, are a treasure that the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center makes available to patrons from a remarkably diverse cross-section of the local and campus community.

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Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C
PRESIDENT, UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME

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Paul Taylor’s Legacy of Memorable Movement to Music Wraps DPAC Dance Season

Paul Taylor, one of the most accomplished artists this nation has ever produced, helped shape and define America’s homegrown art of... Read More

Perspectives from the Executive Director: Making Connections

Executive Director Ted Barron reflects on the year, social infrastructure, and the importance of creating community. Read More

Meet the Artist: Emorja Roberson

Emorja Roberson, a Doctorate student in Notre Dame’s Sacred Music program, shares his excitement to conduct a choir for one of the most... Read More