News & Announcements

Keep up to date on the latest happenings at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

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

Meet the Cast: Pineapple

We are very excited to welcome back the Irish Theater of Chicago for a new round of performances this season! For their first show,... Read More

Renowned soprano Kathleen Battle to perform Underground Railroad program at the Center

Renowned operatic soprano and five-time Grammy Award winner Kathleen Battle brings her critically acclaimed "Underground Railroad: A... Read More

Something Wicked This Way Comes––A Look at the Curse of “Macbeth”

Shakespeare at Notre Dame presents a 2-man production of Shakespeare’s scariest play, "Macbeth." The play has a long reputation as being... Read More

Meet the Artist: Recess Monkey

If you’re young, or just feeling young at heart, the next artist in our Presenting Series is for you! We are welcoming Recess Monkey, the... Read More

Irish Theatre of Chicago Examines Community and Hope in “Pineapple”

Siiri Scott of Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre directs Irish Theatre of Chicago’s first touring production of the company’s... Read More

Meet the Artist: Merz Trio

After our last successful performance in LaBar Recital Hall, it’s time we take a trip back over to the south snap-on to the stadium for... Read More

“Kindie” band Recess Monkey brings intelligent, humorous, and original music for kids to the Center

Family-friendly fun for kids of all ages arrives on the Presenting Series in the form of popular “kindie” rock band, Recess Monkey.... Read More

Meet the Artist: Indianapolis Ballet’s Yoshiko Kamikusa

To give you a behind-the-scenes look at the hard work and love that goes into a career in ballet, Yoshiko Kamikusa, one of the dancers,... Read More

Meet the Artist: Conrad Tao

Welcome to our new “Meet the Artist” series! Knowing what drives an artist, what goes into their thoughts and their creation makes... Read More