Detail shot of the University Theatre building architecture

Stephen Sondheim musical set to open March 10

Feb. 14, 2023

“Company” stands apart in the collected works of Stephen Sondheim as one of his most complex contributions to the musical theater canon. It won the 1971 Tony award for best musical, as well as best score, best lyrics and best book.

Nashville African American Wind Symphony stands for applause after a performance

Enjoy a performance by the Nashville African American Wind Symphony Feb. 19

Feb. 14, 2023

At Macky Auditorium, join the NAACP of Boulder County as it presents the Nashville African American Wind Symphony, which will perform classical music highlighting American folklore influenced by African American culture. The concert is free and open to the public.

Branford Marsalis Quartet

Treat yourself to live music by the Branford Marsalis Quartet Feb. 11

Jan. 27, 2023

In the Grammy-nominated “The Secret Between the Shadow and the Soul,” the Branford Marsalis Quartet performs its most emotionally wide-ranging and melody-driven collection of music to date. CU students and employees get 25% off tickets.

Takács Quartet

Catch the Takács Quartet in 2023

Dec. 19, 2022

Join the Grammy-winning Takács Quartet Jan 8–16 for their first concert series of 2023. The performances will include the works of Joseph Haydn, Fanny Mendelssohn and Ludwig van Beethoven.

Storm Large

Storm Large to perform ‘Holiday Ordeal’ Dec. 11

Dec. 1, 2022

Showcasing wicked charm and stunning vocals that will leave you begging for more, Storm Large’s “Holiday Ordeal” is set to deliver a night of music, laughs and gifts.

CU's annual Holiday Festival in Macky Auditorium

Delight in CU Boulder's Holiday Festival Dec. 2–4

Nov. 14, 2022

Twinkling lights, seasonal greenery and of course beautiful music at CU Boulder’s Holiday Festival, an annual tradition that’s enchanting for all ages—make plans to attend!

Kedrick Armstrong

Warming up to world premiere, Kedrick Armstrong to conduct 'Sinfonietta' Nov. 16

Nov. 11, 2022

One of two CU students on The Washington Post’s “composers and performers to watch” list, Kedrick Armstrong will conduct the CU Symphony Orchestra’s performance of “Sinfonietta” on campus—this before the world premiere of “The Factotum” with the Lyric Opera of Chicago in February.

Dancers perform 'Odeon' on stage

‘Odeon’ finds common roots in diverse cultural cues

Nov. 7, 2022

“Odeon,” Ephrat Asherie Dance’s original work bound for Macky Auditorium Nov. 18, combines storied Afro-Brazilian rhythms and sounds with contemporary hip-hop, house, vogue and other choreography styles that are part of the current lexicon of street and club dancers in New York.

Ensemble Hall in the new wing of Imig Music building

A diverse approach to creativity—attend ‘Atlas’ Oct. 28

Oct. 27, 2022

Featuring music, instrumentals and dancing, as well as food from different cultures, this College of Music event is a one-of-a-kind showcase designed to spotlight a diverse approach to creativity.

the Ivalas Quartet

To Ivalas Quartet, ‘representation matters.’ Plan to attend

Oct. 21, 2022

Performing works for string quartet written by underrepresented composers of color, the Ivalas Quartet strives to bring together diverse audiences in musical celebration. Performances run Nov. 6–14.