June 4-11, 2017

The Senior Festival of the Arts is a non-juried art show for seniors (ages 55+) from communities in and around Berks County. Events throughout the week include viewing the exhibit, an opening reception and program, art workshops for seniors, a film screening with an art related topic, musical performances, and more.

Information for Artists Interested in Participating:

Tuesday, June 6

Painting workshop with Amanda Condict - Join local artist and illustrator Amanda Condict for a painting workshop. Ms. Condict is an adjunct professor at Albright College in the fashion department, and also teaches drawing and painting at the Yocum Institute. She has created a special painting for this workshop. This event is open to attendees ages 55 & up. Space is limited.

Special Ongoing Events

Beginning Monday, May 8th, new traffic patterns on the Penn Street Bridge will be in effect. More information can be found on our website and at ReadingBridges.net.


The Miller Center for the Arts, located on the campus of Reading Area Community College, has become an anchor in the city of Reading's cultural landscape. Our 509-seat theatre offers quality programming for all ages and interests. Whether you would like to see modern dance, improve comedy or a children's show, the Miller Center has something for everyone.

Some of the more prominent acts that have appeared at the Miller Center include New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players, Phildanco and the Flying Karamazov Brothers. Please view our full list of shows for more details on the current season.

Along with performances, the Miller Center also hosts community events and is available for rental. For more information on how we can accommodate your event, please contact us.


The Miller Center for the Arts is fully ADA compliant.

HANDICAP PARKING - There is no drop off location around the perimeter of the Miller Center. It is suggested that patrons using wheelchairs or walkers and their companions park in the designated sites and then proceed to the front entrance of the building. Please do not stop along 2nd Street, as it is both illegal and unsafe.

Handicap parking is provided in two sites:

  • Front Street, under Penn Street Bridge (east side)
  • Front and Washington Parking Garage, level 1

HANDICAP ENTRANCES - patrons in wheelchairs and using walkers may use both front entrances, both of which are equipped with electronic door opening devices.

ASSISTANCE - For additional help, please contact Brett Buckwalter, Miller Center Facilities & Production Manager at 610-372-4721, x5205 or bbuckwalter@racc.edu, or contact the Miller Center Box Office at 610-607-6270.