The Deane Center is the hub of arts activities, where people from near and far, young and old, can experience and enjoy all that the Wellsboro community has to offer!  Visitors can also enjoy the gorgeous Fifth Season shops and eating at Wellsboro's favorite, The Native Bagel, all on the Deane Center Campus. The Deane Center also offers room rental opportunities for businesses, organizations, teachers and anyone that is seeking a beautiful location for their get together, reception or meeting.


1. Two theatres and three other informal performing venues.

2. The Coolige Theatre features a sprung dance floor and state of the art light and sound systems and capabilities. It can seat up to 190.

3. The Warehouse Theatre is perfect for smaller productions with seating up to 75. The Warehouse Gallery provides a casual atmosphere for coffee house setting performances and intimate receptions.

4. Rental spaces include the Grand Community Room that can accommodate up to 120. Overlooking Main Street, the Grand Community room is a beautiful location to host your wedding reception, large meeting or recital. The room has a spectacular grand piano available for your use.

5. Other rental spaces include the Lobby, several meeting/reception rooms, a furnished board room and practice rooms. A kitchen is also available.



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The award winning historic renovation of the Deane Center for the Performing Arts is located along the gas lit Main Street of Wellsboro, PA!


The Deane Center for the Performing Arts is a vibrant and creative center where musicians, artists, dancers, actors and everyone interested in the fine and performing arts can gather to rehearse, perform and enjoy the arts! We have a state-of-the-art Black Box Theater plus four other performance venues. We also have beautiful assorted sized rooms available to rent for meetings, special occasions & gatherings.

The award winning historic Deane Center for the Performing Arts is located along the beautiful, gas-lit Main Street of scenic Wellsboro, PA. Please check back often for the latest information on events!