Expedition Chesapeake is a Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts initiative.

General Inquiries:

Michael L. Hanes, Ph.D.

President and CEO, Whitaker Center Productions


Located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts is the mid-state’s premier center for arts, education, entertainment and cultural enrichment. Composed of three main venues — Sunoco Performance Theater, Select Medical Digital Cinema, and Harsco Science Center — our mission is to serve as the center for scientific, artistic, cultural and educational activities to enhance the region’s quality of life and economic vitality. For more information visit