For over two decades, we have helped prisoners, former prisoners, and
Justice-involved youth build Second Acts through engagement with the arts.

PPA TRIVIA IS BACK!

Pack your roller coolers and join us for an exciting evening to support Prison Performing Arts! We’re bringing back Trivia Night on Saturday, May 4th 2019 at the Centene Center for the Arts.

Click the button below to reserve your spot or table.

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THE PPA ALUMNI COMPANY WRITES "KEPT AWAY" FOR THE ST. LOUIS PUBLIC LIBRARY

In Fall 2018, the PPA Alumni Company began work on writing a new play, Kept Away, designed for family audiences. Kept Away has been commissioned by PPA's long-time collaborator the St. Louis Public Library.

spring performances - rsvp

Click below to RSVP for performances of Quick-Brewed Macbeth at Missouri Eastern Correctional Center on Thursday, April 25; First Impressions at Women’s Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center on Thursday, May 23; Hip Hop Poetry Project at St. Louis City Juvenile Detention Center on Saturday, June 1; and Animal Farm at Northeast Correctional Center on Thursday, June 6.