Students watch band at Farrand Field during Welcomefest 2016

D.R.A.M. to headline Aug. 26 Welcomefest concert

Aug. 1, 2017

D.R.A.M. will headline the annual Welcomefest concert Saturday, Aug. 26, at Farrand Field. Noname, Vanic and Mountain Men are also slated to perform. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Cast of Henry VI on stage

Colorado Shakespeare Festival to conclude season with 'Henry VI'

July 25, 2017

On Aug. 6 and 8, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival will recount England's bloody history in a pair of Original Practices performances of "Henry VI, Part 3," wrapping up its 60th season.

Colorado Shakespeare Festival at University Theatre | Photo by Zachary Andrews

Colorado Shakespeare Festival shakes things up with female Hamlet

June 15, 2017

This summer's "Hamlet," running June 23 through Aug. 13, will be the festival's ninth production of the Shakespearean masterpiece but the first to be staged indoors with a woman in the title role.

Colorado Shakespeare Festival performs Treasure Island in 2012

Colorado Shakespeare Festival season kicks off

June 9, 2017

The 60th annual Colorado Shakespeare Festival will take place from June to August, featuring "The Taming of the Shrew," "Hamlet," "Julius Caesar," "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" and part three of "Henry VI."

Abstract art

Master's student explores resonance in immersive performance

April 21, 2017

What happens when we break down the barriers between differing perspectives? Master's student Monica Bolles explores in an immersive installation and performance, April 28 and 29.

Peter and the Starcatcher performance poster

Theater season concludes with 'Peter and the Starcatcher'

April 10, 2017

Ever wondered what Peter Pan’s childhood was like before Wendy met him in Neverland? Embrace your inner child with the Theatre & Dance season-closer "Peter and the Starcatcher," starting April 14.

Audience members dancing at show

Two free shows upcoming at Club 156

April 6, 2017

Program Council is hosting two shows for students at Club 156 located in the University Memorial Center. Bring a friend and come check out the free performances April 12 and 13.

Indigo Girls performance with CU Symphony Orchestra in March 2015

Indigo Girls return to Boulder for public recording session April 5

March 27, 2017

The internationally-renowned folk duo Indigo Girls return to Boulder for a collaborative recording session with the CU Symphony Orchestra, and they've invited the public to listen in.

2013 Gamelan Tunas Mekar performance | Photo by Miranda Fan

CAS Speaker Series pushes boundaries with live documentary

March 27, 2017

Is there such a thing as a live documentary? On April 7, mixed-media performance "Tripod: Mead, Bateson, Bali" will push the boundaries of the traditional documentary form with live actors, musicians, dancers and video projection.

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.