Published: Feb. 5, 2018

Common, an Academy Award, Golden Globe, Emmy and Grammy-winning actor and musician, will speak at Macky Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20. Doors for the event will open at 6 p.m. He is being hosted by the Cultural Events Board, a CU Boulder student-led organization.

If you go

Who: Open to the public
What: Cultural Events Board presents Common
When: Tuesday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m.
Where: Macky Auditorium

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12.

Ticket sales for students, faculty and staff will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12, at the first-floor event table in the University Memorial Center. CU Boulder student ($2) and faculty/staff ($10) tickets (maximum of two tickets per person) will be cash-only and require a valid Buff OneCard at time of purchase. Public tickets ($20) will be available at 10 a.m. Feb. 12 exclusively at

“Common consistently exemplifies CEB’s mission in his repertoire in both the film and music industries,” said Christina Reyes, marketing coordinator of Cultural Events Board.

The Cultural Events Board’s mission is to provide programming that brings culture, diversity and social awareness to the CU Boulder campus.  Visit the Cultural Events Board website for more information, or look for the group on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at Cultural Events Board.