Performing Arts Center

Rockwell Hall 210
Box Office: (716) 878-3005

The Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Rockwell Hall is an 856-seat multipurpose theater that enhances the cultural vitality of the Buffalo State campus and Western New York community. Renovated in 2019, The PAC hosts a variety of events each year. Lectures, concerts, musicals, and more highlight the annual calendar of more than 180 events in a typical year, attracting over 50,000 guests including students, faculty, staff, and community members from Buffalo and beyond. The Great Performers Series showcases world-class artists from a diverse range of performance genres. The Buffalo State Music Department presents dozens of concerts each year at the PAC, featuring the Philharmonia; Percussion, Wind, and Jazz ensembles; and Choral presentations. The PAC Box Office also provides ticketing services for Casting Hall productions and United Students Government events.