Performances & Concerts

Theory of Flight performance

Research meets fantasy in 'Theory of Flight'

March 22, 2017

Intended to be an emotionally gripping and intellectually challenging experience, "Theory of Flight" by Anna Lindemann emerges from the integration of music, animation and evolutionary developmental biology. Catch the unique performance April 7 and 8.Read more »
Sir James Galway with golden flute

CU Presents' anniversary series concludes with renowned flutist performance

March 17, 2017

On March 22, as part of the CU Presents Artist Series, living legend and world-renowned flutist Sir James Galway will perform a concert alongside his wife Lady Jeanne Galway and other friends.Read more »
BLOrk performance

BLOrk: Fusing technology with live musicians

March 15, 2017

Catch the the Boulder Laptop Orchestra (BLOrk) in concert March 18. Boldly going where no laptop orchestra has gone before, BLOrk integrates technology with performers in an ensemble setting, providing live interaction between the two.Read more »
Winning video entry “Weathergirl Goes Rogue"

Can humor connect people to the sobering topic of climate change?

March 15, 2017

Climate change is about as amusing as death, but the gallows can inspire a kind of humor. The March 17 "Stand Up for Climate Change" event aims to fuse the sobering topic of climate change with the unifying power of humor.Read more »
The cast of The Rocky Horror Show poses on stage

With The Rocky Horror Show, CU does the time warp 

March 1, 2017

It’s a dark and stormy night. A young couple’s car breaks down near a castle. Seeking a telephone to call for help, the sweethearts meet Rocky, a buff creation of mad transvestite scientist Frank-N-Furter, along with a bunch of other zany creatures. This is the storyline of The Rocky Horror Show. But the show is so much more than the plot.Read more »
Eklund Opera students perform Mozart's 'The Magic Flute'

Eklund Opera to perform Mozart's timeless tale 'The Magic Flute'

Feb. 24, 2017

The Eklund Opera season continues with Mozart’s "The Magic Flute," one of the most beloved and widely performed operas in the world. The family-friendly hit comes to Macky Auditorium March 17 through 19.Read more »
Alter/Altar performers Arneshia Williams and Gwen Ritchie

Alter/Altar showcases grad student choreography

Feb. 24, 2017

In the joint concert Alter/Altar, CU Boulder dance students Arneshia Williams and Gwen Ritchie will perform original pieces focused on improvisation (alter) and spiritual expression (altar).Read more »
Irish folk ensemble Danu sitting in a pub

Irish folk group Danú brings toe-tapping tradition back to Macky

Feb. 23, 2017

Back in Boulder by popular demand, Irish folk ensemble Danú performs an unforgettable evening of reels, ballads and other audience favorites from the Emerald Isle on Saturday, March 4, at Macky Auditorium.Read more »
Personae

Experience the essence of human emotion at multimedia violin program

Feb. 23, 2017

Through ancient models of poetry, music and art, the multimedia solo violin program "Personae" delves into the essence of human emotion in a modern context. Arranged and performed by Leslee Smucker.Read more »
Comic Shane Mauss, courtesy of shanemauss.com

CU professors join comedian Shane Mauss in Fools for a Day event

Feb. 20, 2017

Join comic Shane Mauss and University of Colorado Boulder professors Adam Bradley and Peter McGraw for an evening of learning and laughter at the Fools for a Day event Rock, Rap, and Laughter on March 8 at Old Main Chapel.Read more »

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