Press Releases

Bologna Performing Arts Center Announces Fall 2024 Performances for 30th Anniversary Season 

Cleveland, MS – July 1, 2024 – The Bologna Performing Arts Center on campus at Delta State University is pleased to announce the Fall 2024 series of performances to include five mainstage and three School-Time Matinee Series programs. This year marks the 30th Anniversary Season of Arts and Entertainment at the theater, and will include
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BPAC $5 Summer Movie Series Kicks Off May 23 with New Season Pass

CLEVELAND, MS – May 3, 2024 – Beginning in May, the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) on the campus of Delta State University in Cleveland will offer screenings of newly released major motion pictures on its big screen in the Delta & Pine Land Theater. General admission tickets for the movies are $5 each and
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PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL

LIMITED TICKETS REMAINING! CLEVELAND, MS – APRIL 22, 2024 — The Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) has limited tickets remaining for the upcoming engagement of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL in the Mississippi Delta that will play on Tuesday, May 7.  Tickets are available at the BPAC box office on campus at Delta State University, by
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Lauren Powell Hired as New Executive Director of the Bologna Performing Arts Center

Cleveland, MS – March 28, 2024 – The Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) at Delta State University announces the selection of Lauren Powell as its new Executive Director. With an impressive background in arts management, community engagement, and design, Powell brings a wealth of experience and passion to her new role. A graduate of the
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Award-Winning Country Artist Travis Tritt To Perform At Bologna Performing Arts Center on March 21

(Cleveland, MS) – March 7, 2024 – Multi-platinum selling and award-winning artist, Travis Tritt is scheduled to perform at the Bologna Performing Arts Centeron Thursday, March 21. The performance is one of the many stops on Tritt’s stateside tour. Doors open at 7:00pm with Tritt taking the stage at 7:30pm to perform a set list
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Legendary Rock Band FOREIGNER Hits BPAC Stage

CLEVELAND, MS – FOREIGNER will visit the Mississippi Delta as part of their farewell tour on Tuesday, March 5. This sold-out performance kicks off at 7:30pm at the Bologna Performing Arts Center, featuring an evening of the iconic band’s classic hits. With 10 multi-platinum albums and 16 Top 30 hits, FOREIGNER is universally hailed as
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Iconic Disco Legends KC and The Sunshine Band to Heat Up the Bologna Performing Arts Center on February 22

CLEVELAND, MS – Get ready to shake, shake, shake your booty as KC and The Sunshine Band, the legendary purveyors of disco-funk goodness, are set to take the stage at the Bologna Performing Arts Center on Thursday, February 22 at 7:30 pm. With over 50 years of making booties shake, KC and The Sunshine Band
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BPAC TO PRESENT A BRAND NEW PRODUCTION OF THE SMASH-HIT MUSICAL “ON YOUR FEET! THE STORY OF EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (January 5, 2024) – The Bologna Performing Arts Center will present a brand new production of the smash-hit musical ON YOUR FEET! THE STORY OF EMILIO & GLORIA ESTEFAN. This inspiring true story about heart, heritage and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—has already won the hearts of audiences
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Country Stand-Outs Diamond Rio Ring in the Season with Holiday Tunes and Hits at the BPAC

Cleveland, MS – November 20, 2023 – Christmas comes early to the Bologna Performing Arts Center, presenting Diamond Rio: Holiday and Hits on Tuesday, December 5. The award-winning country group made a splash on the Music City scene in the early 90s, and are noted for their smooth harmonies and timeless country music. Featuring a
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Gatlin Brothers to Perform in MS Delta

Cleveland, Mississippi – November 3, 2023 – The Bologna Performing Arts Center will present Larry, Steve, & Rudy – The Gatlin Brothers, on Thursday, November 16 at 7:30 p.m. The award-winning trio has been performing together for more than sixty years, and will bring their unique blend of country, gospel, and classic hits to the
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