Live Arts & Entertainment
in Beautiful Bowie, Maryland
Serving Prince George's County and the Washington-Baltimore metropolitan region
Featured Event
August 6, 13, 20, & 27 at 10 am & 12 noon
The Seaside Adventures of Zoey Brine

An original Saturday morning musical theater experience for kids, by Tori Boutin and Madeline Belknap! Join Zoey and her friends at BCPA for seaside nature adventures each Saturday morning in August.

Upcoming Events
$20-30
July 12, 2022 - August 16, 2022
Join Shay for jazz, modern or ballet dance classes.
$20-30
July 12, 2022 - August 16, 2022
A unique movement experience to help balance your mind, body and soul, improve flexibility, build strength and so much more. All are welcome and no experience is required.
Showing
$10-12
August 6, 2022 - August 27, 2022
With catchy songs and a fun cast of characters, this is a can't miss opportunity for the community to have a playdate at the BCPA every Saturday morning in August.
CSAA The Wiz
Showing
$25
August 15, 2022 - August 16, 2022
CenterStage Academy for the Arts (CSAA) Summer Performance Theatre Presents – THE WIZ!! A joyous modern retelling of L. Frank Baum’s classic children’s story reflecting contemporary African American culture. After Dorothy gets swept up in a tornado, she finds herself...
Joe Clair Bangin' in Bowie
$30-40
August 20, 2022
Joe Clair and Friends Comedy Show featuring special guests Rob Stapleton, Ty Davis, and Kevin Tate, plus live music by Sound of the City Band featuring Precious Jubert! The event also features a delicious menu from Ruby's Southern Comfort Kitchen and 2 full bars.
$60
August 21, 2022
The Wait Is Over!!!! We're Back...With Another Timeless Production
Joe Clair Bangin' in Bowie
$30-40
August 20, 2022
Joe Clair and Friends Comedy Show featuring special guests Rob Stapleton, Ty Davis, and Kevin Tate, plus live music by Sound of the City Band featuring Precious Jubert! The event also features a delicious menu from Ruby's Southern Comfort Kitchen and 2 full bars.
Fool of Illusions
$15-30
August 27, 2022
Reggie Rice’s Award-Winning family-friendly show “FOOL OF ILLUSIONS ” is coming to The BOWIE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS! This 90-minute theatrical Ride is full of mind-blowing magic, hilarious comedy, and foolish antics that will have people of all ages...
$50
September 4, 2022
Come to the latest comedy special from Cee...Y the comedian.
$20-30
July 12, 2022 - August 16, 2022
Join Shay for jazz, modern or ballet dance classes.
$20-30
July 12, 2022 - August 16, 2022
A unique movement experience to help balance your mind, body and soul, improve flexibility, build strength and so much more. All are welcome and no experience is required.
Showing
$10-12
August 6, 2022 - August 27, 2022
With catchy songs and a fun cast of characters, this is a can't miss opportunity for the community to have a playdate at the BCPA every Saturday morning in August.
Brencore and On Kee Jazz Band Presents: A Tribute to Etta Duren
$20
August 28, 2022
Brencore and On Kee Jazz Band Presents: A Tribute to Etta Duren
$35-45
September 3, 2022
Featuring an evening of throw-back music for a cause.
$30-42.50
September 23, 2022
A celebratory tribute to the endless awards winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, JANET “Damito Jo” JACKSON
Showing
$10-12
August 6, 2022 - August 27, 2022
With catchy songs and a fun cast of characters, this is a can't miss opportunity for the community to have a playdate at the BCPA every Saturday morning in August.
CSAA The Wiz
Showing
$25
August 15, 2022 - August 16, 2022
CenterStage Academy for the Arts (CSAA) Summer Performance Theatre Presents – THE WIZ!! A joyous modern retelling of L. Frank Baum’s classic children’s story reflecting contemporary African American culture. After Dorothy gets swept up in a tornado, she finds herself...
$60
August 21, 2022
The Wait Is Over!!!! We're Back...With Another Timeless Production
It's The Wiz
$30-35
September 15, 2022
Dorothy isn’t searching for a way home… Special guest performance by Aiya a’nah “Simply Nay” Ford (Ms. DC Plus America 2022 & Ms. DC Pin Up 2022)
$35-40
September 17, 2022
Over 6.5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease; making education a must. Dr. Ballard Blakes has made it her duty to educate with grace.
Free
September 18, 2022
Gdavis Productions & Films and the Alzheimer's Association partner to raise awareness of Alzheimer's and clinical trials through the 2022-2023 Unforgettable Tour.
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Health & Safety
The Bowie Center for the Performing Arts cares about your safety. We politely, but strictly, enforce all mandates from the state, county, and public schools. Please be courteous and understanding with all signage and direction from our staff.
Masking Policy

BCPA encourages all patrons to wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status, but we have lifted all mask mandates in accordance with Prince George's County guidelines.

Socially Distanced Seating

Ushers will seat our patrons in ``packs,`` meaning you will sit with the group you arrive with, but socially distant from other audience members.

Venue Details
Business Hours

Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Box Office Hours

Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
2 hours before performances

Address

15200 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
USA