OTS Website-MPAC Banner - Just words.png

Located on the campus of Mooresville High School, the Mooresville Graded School District Performing Arts Center (MPAC) opened in the winter of 2018. This state-of-the-art facility has a seating capacity of 1337 plus 14 handicap seats. An additional 308 seats are located in two lecture halls in the rear of the auditorium. These two lecture halls can be added to the main hall via retractable partition walls bringing the total seats to 1659. The 80' x 50' stage includes 23 line sets and an in-house follow spot. MPAC is the ideal facility for concerts, musicals, plays and more. From school and community events to professional shows, the MPAC has all of the accouterments necessary to hold a phenomenal event!


  • Mooresville Performing Arts & Events welcomes Ruben Sings Luther at the Mooresville Performing Arts Center Saturday, March 18, 2023.
  • It’s a magical night out – a special concert event for Ruben fans and millions of Luther Vandross fans who long for his music – who now have a show that comes very close to the feeling of his memorable concerts – It’s a vocal tribute to his remarkable talent.
  • There will never be another Luther Vandross, and no other voice comes closer to him than Ruben Studdard – the remarkable singer who has been hailed as the “Next Luther” during his American Idol run, and was nominated for a GRAMMY for singing “Superstar.”
  • Produced by Stig Edgren – the creative force who staged events for numerous popes and presidents, created “Elvis Presley – In Concert”, The colors of Christmas, designed shows for Earth, Wind & Fire, Gloria Estefan, and created Natalie Cole’s “Unforgettable” live video.
  • This is as close as you’ll get to a Luther Show!
  • Join us for this amazing show on March 18, 2023 doors open at 6 p.m. show starts at 7 p.m. Get your tickets here!

Classic Christmas (1).png

A Sesquicentennial Symphony

Mooresville Arts & Events and the Lake Norman Philharmonic are proud to present a special musical event - "A Sesquicentennial Symphony". This event is featured in the 150 Fun Things To Do in 2023 calendar and is set to take place on Saturday, April 1st, 2023, and will be free for all attendees. The doors open at 5 p.m. and the show starts at 6 p.m.

Please join us as Maestro Eduardo Cedeño conducts the Lake Norman Philharmonic, a highly-acclaimed orchestra in the region, through a range of classical and contemporary pieces of music including varied selections from Verdi to The Beatles.

This concert is a celebration of Mooresville's 150th anniversary and promises to be a wonderful opportunity for music lovers and members of the community to come together and enjoy a beautiful evening of music. Whether you are a seasoned classical music enthusiast or a newcomer to the genre, this concert is sure to delight and inspire.

Seating is on a first-come basis. Free parking is plentiful on-site and the Mooresville Performing Arts Center is fully accessible.

p: 704-662-3345