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Rock of Ages Revels in the Hits of the 1980s at Eisenhower Auditorium January 22

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ROCK OF AGES, image by Scott Suchman

Tease your hair and get your cutoff shirts ready. The worldwide party musical Rock of Ages brings favorite hits from the 1980s to the stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, in Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium.


A five-time Tony Award nominee, Rock of Ages is an arena-rock love story told through the hits of Journey, Night Ranger, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Asia, Whitesnake and many more.


Section one and two tickets for the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State presentation are $62 and $53 for an adult, $44 and $35 for a University Park student and $45 and $36 for a person 18 and younger. Buy tickets online at or by phone at 814-863-0255. Outside the local calling area, dial 1-800-ARTS-TIX. Tickets are also available at three State College locations: Eisenhower Auditorium (weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.), Penn State Downtown Theatre Center (weekdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.) and Bryce Jordan Center (weekdays 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.). The box offices are closed Dec. 21 through Jan. 1, but tickets will be available online for purchase and printing. A grant from the University Park Allocation Committee makes Penn State student prices possible.

Some of the costumes, dancing, and language might not be appropriate for kids younger than 14. You know the maturity of your children, so we suggest you use your best judgment about whether the show is appropriate for them.

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