Going to the movies has never been more fun! Enjoy blockbusters, indie films, cult classics, and family favorites in our historic theater. Come early and listen to the Susquehanna Valley Theatre Organ Society play our Might Wurlitzer organ.
There’s nothing like seeing your favorite big artists up close. Enjoy prominent and legendary performers in this intimate space–there isn’t a bad seat in the house!
Friday nights are heating up in the Studio at the Appell Center! Join us for Dance Lab, where we guide you through a selected dance form then let loose on the dance floor together!
Experience the performing arts for all ages! The magic and storytelling of this series is for everyone.
First Friday Free Family Series Sponsored by UPMC
First Fridays in downtown York are even better with free family films, thanks to our sponsor UPMC! Hearing/Vision Impaired Accommodations. Select films are available with Assisted Listening, Closed Captioning and Descriptive Audio. Please ask a staff member for assistance.
Glatfelter Insurance Broadway Series
The best of Broadway is close to home at the Appell Center!
Jazz in the City
It’s a staple of First Fridays in downtown York! The very best area jazz entertainers join us in the Studio at the Appell Center. Whether you’re a jazz aficionado, a casual listener, or new to the art form, Jazz in the City is for you.
It’s where York comes to laugh! Check out nationally touring comedians right here in the Studio at the Appell Center! Appell Center Members get free admission. Regular admission is $10 pre-show or $15 day of.
York Symphony Orchestra
With performances that showcase classical masterpieces as well as contemporary favorites, the York Symphony Orchestra delights audiences young and old.
Purchase tickets for individual performances below or explore our York Symphony Orchestra subscription packages here.