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H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center

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Excellent Venue

First time going here left a great impression. It is easy to get to, and there are police... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Willow L
GREAT Center

Acoustics were Great & there is not a bad seat in the House. Seating is available for those in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brenda T
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1,500 seat premier performing arts center for both Central PA & Northern MD, various performances throughout the season. Tours available.
1871 Old Main Dr, Shippensburg, PA 17257-2200
+1 717-477-7469
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First time going here left a great impression. It is easy to get to, and there are police directing traffic once you arrive. Parking is ample and free. The venue itself is nice. Clean with friendly employees. They help you find where you need to...More

Thank Willow L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Acoustics were Great & there is not a bad seat in the House. Seating is available for those in wheelchairs. This was our third visit & will continue to enjoy their shows.

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 21 August 2018

My wife and I saw the Rock Group "Kansas" at Luhrs Performing Arts Center this past week and had a wonderful time doing so. This is a very wonderful place to see live music as the acoustics were perfect. We will return.

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The shows I have been to have always been great. Everyone should experience it once in their life. They have seating for those that in motorized chairs. Which makes it very nice for the handicap.

Thank dolphin117
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent staff, beautiful venue. I have attended business meetings, weddings, graduations, funeral, and a ton of great concerts. Best ever was Mayfard Ferguson and Clay Aiken.

Thank Donovan Y
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

A wonderful show for young ones and young at heart in a great venue. The theater is pretty large and offers many great views of the stage. The only downside is just a note for awareness. The “info” email I received before the show wasn’t...More

Thank Dean_Amy-2004
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Saw the Righteous Brothers at the Luhrs Center Saturday night. This was our first visit to the theater. The concert was great and the theater was beautiful. You had a great view of the stage from all areas of the theater. Also, there was lots...More

Thank gailcoulson
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Welcoming theatre on Shippensburg University campus. The acoustics and the view are wonderful, anywhere in the house. We enjoy sitting near the stage for a close-up view. We've seen performances where it seemed we were sitting in a living room sharing an intimate evening with...More

Thank Kitty D
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Upbeat venue for musicians, plays, comedians, ext. They have a wide range of great seats, stylish building, friendly staff, and close parking. I am impressed by the class acts they bring to perform here.

Thank travelinggiant
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Very nice venue, good size, great atmosphere, really enjoyed seeing the group America here. Plenty of ushers, easy access, and so convenient from the Courtyard Marriott right across the street.

Thank BrianN3
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Suzanne O
26 November 2017|
Response from Snack-Jack | Reviewed this property |
Not based on the Luhrs web site, but use by college clubs or drama department may no be listed.
23 February 2017|
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Response from Mark B | Property representative |
Yes, an assortment of beer, wine, and mixed drinks are served preceding most performances and during intermission (if there is an intermission; not all shows have an intermission).