Who We Are
The historic State Theatre Center for the Arts has operated for 30 years as a performing arts venue serving Southwestern Pennsylvania. The theatre is owned and operated by the Greater Uniontown Heritage Consortium, Inc. and presents nationally touring, professional productions in addition to a variety of special events, concerts, a classic film series, local performances and civic functions. We offer 6 main season performances, 2-3 education series shows, two screenings of each monthly film as part of the classic film series, 2 to 3 professionally promoted events and 20 to 30 local recitals, community events, and/or civic functions annually. For the last 6 years we have been producing summer musicals featuring local and professional talent and in December of 2015, we produced a local production of The Nutcracker Ballet, which has continued as an annual tradition. These events total over 60 annual events at the State.
The mission of the Greater Uniontown Heritage Consortium, Inc, as owners of The State Theatre Center for the Arts located in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, is to focus on the operation and management of the theatre’s broad variety of events. As a non-profit community organization, the Greater Uniontown Heritage Consortium fosters and creates artistic enrichment and enjoyment through diverse theatrical presentations for the residents of Southwestern Pennsylvania by providing for the performing, exhibiting and teaching of the fine arts. The Theatre is accessible to community, government, education, civic and business organizations for uses to encourage increased tourism and to bolster the economic development of Fayette County and the surrounding areas.