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Survivance

January 28, 2020 – December 17, 2021 @ 12:00 am – 6:00 pm – “An act of survivance is Indigenous self-expression in any medium that tells a story about our active presence in the world now.” — Gerald Vizenor Survivance is a term coined by Anishinaabe scholar Gerald Vizenor to describe how Indigenous people have not only survived but actively resisted the ongoing pressures of settler colonialism in North […]


Highlights from the Americas Collection: 31 Americans

February 8, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – This temporary display from the permanent collection and area private collections is inspired, in part, by the exhibition, 30 Americans. Organized by the Rubell Family Collection in Miami, Florida, 30 Americans is a selection of works by African-American artists. It is a powerful testament to representation, artistically and socially, and even more so as it […]


Simple Truths: Still Life Paintings by Pierre Daura

February 8, 2020 – August 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm –   This exhibition celebrates a recent gift of works by Pierre Daura (1896–1976, in Catalan: Pere Francesc Daura i Garcia) and compliments the concurrent exhibition Cercle et Carré and the International Spirit of Abstract Art. Daura co-founded the Cercle et Carré group in 1928–29 with the Uruguayan artist Joaquín Torres-García and the Belgian poet and […]


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Online Gallery Talk: the African Collection with Dr. David Riep

April 24, 2020 – December 31, 2020 @ 12:00 am – https://youtu.be/jf_afdaYVk4 https://www.youtube.com/embed/4f6bnnjZCKE About Dr. David Riep Associate Professor, Associate Curator of African Art, Gregory Allicar Museum of Art. David’s area of research centers on South Sotho art and history in southern Africa.


[Online] MFA Thesis Exhibition 2020

April 24, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Go to the online exhibition page This exhibition and related programs have been adjusted in response to the coronavirus outbreak but will still be presented in person, in The Griffin Foundation Gallery, December 5–19, 2020. The annual Master of Fine Arts Exhibition marks the culmination of a three-year degree program in the visual arts that fosters […]


Behind-the-Scenes

May 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020 @ 12:00 am –

This video series gives a look behind-the-scenes with museum staff.


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This Week at the UCA l Online Dance

Our community and family at the University Center for The Arts is sharing performances to inspire, uplift, and connect us all during this time of isolation. We hope you enjoy these works, and find your own creative outlets during this time. <em>A fine work of art — music, painting, dance, story — has the power […]


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This Week at the UCA l Online Music

Our community and family at the University Center for The Arts is sharing performances to inspire, uplift, and connect us all during this time of isolation. We hope you enjoy these works, and find your own creative outlets during this time. A fine work of art — music, painting, dance, story — has the power […]


A group of kids perform during Kids Do It All summer music-theatre camp at CSU

CANCELLED: Kids Do It All: Summer Theatre Camp, Session 4

One-week music-theatre camp session in Fort Collins for 7-13 year olds.


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CANCELLED: 2020 Kids Do It All: Music-Theatre Camp — Session 4

6 one-week sessions for 2020: June 8-13, June 15-20, June 22-27, July 6-11, July 13-18, July 20-25 Day camp leads youth (ages 7-12) through the entire theatre process resulting in original plays created and performed by the students. Contact: Debbie.Swann@colostate.edu


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POSTPONED: 2020 Colorado Kodály Institute



A group of kids perform during Kids Do It All summer music-theatre camp at CSU

CANCELLED: Kids Do It All: Summer Theatre Camp, Session 5

One-week music-theatre camp session in Fort Collins for 7-13 year olds.


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ONLINE: 2020 Marching Band Brass, Woodwind and Color Guard Audition


Kids Do It All Music and Theatre Camp photo

CANCELLED: 2020 Kids Do It All: Music-Theatre Camp — Session 5

6 one-week sessions for 2020: June 8-13, June 15-20, June 22-27, July 6-11, July 13-18, July 20-25 Day camp leads youth (ages 7-12) through the entire theatre process resulting in original plays created and performed by the students. Contact: Debbie.Swann@colostate.edu


Women's Voices in the Public Sphere

The Other 50%: Women’s Voices in the Public Sphere

July 18, 2020 – November 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Since the ratification of the 19th Amendment in summer 1920, the women’s movement has worked to gain access to centers of power, to secure political control of women’s bodies, to be inclusive and ultimately, to be heard. This exhibition, curated by faculty from the Department of Art and Art History, highlights significant historical events of the […]


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Conducting Seminar Final Concert

The seminar continues its fun tradition of presenting a delightful concert version of a popular operetta or Broadway musical. The project serves as the master’s thesis for working music educators from around the world who participate in the Summer Conducting Seminar for three consecutive summers.


Kids Do It All Music and Theatre Camp photo

CANCELLED: 2020 Kids Do It All: Music-Theatre Camp — Session 6

6 one-week sessions for 2020: June 8-13, June 15-20, June 22-27, July 6-11, July 13-18, July 20-25 Day camp leads youth (ages 7-12) through the entire theatre process resulting in original plays created and performed by the students. Contact: Debbie.Swann@colostate.edu


A group of kids perform during Kids Do It All summer music-theatre camp at CSU

CANCELLED: Kids Do It All: Summer Theatre Camp, Session 6

One-week music-theatre camp session in Fort Collins for 7-13 year olds.


Kodaly Choir on Griffin Concert Hall stage

CANCELLED: Colorado Kodály Institute Choir Concert / FREE

UPDATE: Per Colorado State University policies regarding COVID-19, all School of Music, Theatre, and Dance concerts originally scheduled through July 31, 2020.  As the finale to the Colorado Kodály Institute Summer Seminar, enjoy a performance by the graduate students, followed by a brief certificate ceremony celebrating levels students who have satisfactorily completed their work. Alumni […]


International Keyboard Odyssiad and Festival U.S.A.

CANCELLED: 2020 International Keyboard Odyssiad and Festival: Piano Competition


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Dance Lab: Online Summer Intensive

CSU Dance Lab is committed to offering excellent technical and artistic instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic. Synchronous online classes are offered in classical and contemporary techniques. Our Pre-College Dance Seminar package provides mentorship in choreography, writing, and orientation to dance in higher education. In light of these changes to our curriculum, we are opening registration […]


Clara Hatton: A Vision for Art at CSU

August 15, 2020 – December 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – In 1936, Clara Hatton (1901-1991) came to Colorado State College of Agriculture & Mechanic Arts as one of the earliest faculty members to teach design in the Division of Home Economics. Over the next thirty years, Hatton built an art curriculum at the college, teaching a variety of media herself and hiring the faculty who […]


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2020 National American Eurhythmics Society Conference

The mission of the American Eurhythmics Society (AES) is to promote the use of eurhythmics among music and other arts educators. The AES provides education, outreach, and engagement on a national level. Please join us to learn skills that can enhance your teaching. Registration information coming soon.



Theatre Students from Acting 2 Participating in Anti-Oppressive Social Work collaboration

Fall 2020 Theatre Visit Day

Visit day is an opportunity for high school students, transfer students, and associate degree graduates to meet with CSU Theatre faculty and staff, and explore the opportunities CSU Theatre has to offer!


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CANCELLED: 2020 CSU Honor Band

The annual CSU Honor Band Festival brings together the finest high school musicians Rocky Mountain Region, selected from hundreds of applicants throughout the western region; the three day festival takes place at the University Center for the Arts at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. Guest clinicians and conductors enhance the student’s experience, providing […]


Fall Dance Concert 2018 Performance Photo

Spring 2020 On-Campus Visit Days for Prospective Dance Students

Spend a day at CSU with dance faculty, students, and staff. Explore degree options, audition for the dance major and scholarships, take master classes in modern and ballet technique, attend an informal dance performance, and tour the University Center for the Arts. Join us for an exciting day of dance! Registration required: Registration will open […]


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Spring 2021 Theatre Visit Night