Upcoming Events

S.T.E.A.M. Summer Camps

June 24 - August 9, 2019

Various Camp options and date ranges

Beall Center for Art + Technology

Unleash the power of S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) and the Four Cs of 21st Century Learning (critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity) this summer as you work on creative projects at the Beall Center for Art + Technology! Book early, because our sessions often sell out!

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Conservatory Dance: Beginner/Intermediate Intensive
 

June 24-June 28

Monday-Friday

8:00am-4:00pm

Ages 12-19

 

Build your repertoire!  For beginning to intermediate dancers looking to strengthen technical base with focus on ballet, modern and jazz, as well as various other in-studio and classroom-based topics in dance.

Modeled after our top-ranked UCI Dance Department undergraduate curriculum, beginner and...
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Conservatory Dance: Advanced Pre-College Intensive
 

June 24-July 12

Monday-Friday

8:00am-4:00pm

Ages 14-22

*No class during July 4th holiday  

Build your repertoire!  For advanced dancers looking to strengthen technical base with focus on ballet, modern and jazz, as well as various other in-studio and classroom-based topics in dance.

Modeled after our top-ranked UCI Dance Department undergraduate...
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Drawing/Painting: Advanced
 

Session 1: July 1-July 12

Session 2: July 29-August 9

Monday-Friday

9:00am-4:00pm

Ages 14-19

*No class during July 4th holiday  

Take your skills to the next level!  Learn advanced studio technique and complete portfolio-ready artwork.  

With a mixture of group and individual instruction, students will push the boundaries on their skills and knowledge, while fine-...
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Musical Theatre
 

Session 1: July 8-July 12

Session 2: July 29-August 2

Monday-Friday

9:00am-4:00pm

Ages 14-19

 

Act, sing, dance!  Advance your triple threat skills learning from one of the top college musical theatre programs in the nation.

Modeled after our top-ranking UCI Drama Department Musical Theatre program, student will participate in a one-week intensive focused on acting, singing, and...
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Mask Making

 

July 22-July 26

Monday-Friday

9:00am-4:00pm

Ages 10-13

 

It’s a mask!  Experience the area of costume design by creating fun character masks.

From sketch design to fabrication, learn the creative process of creating a mask based on different character concepts using a variety of materials and tools.  No experience necessary.  All materials and supplies included with registration cost.

Questions...
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B L U E  W A V E

L u t z  B a c h e r

Organized by Monica Majoli

 

October 5 – December 14, 2019

University Art Gallery and Contemporary Arts Center Gallery

Opening Reception: October 5th, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

You are here and you have me and we are daring and desperate and dangerous operatives saving the world and planning the destruction of evil.

Free admission and open to the public.
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday |...
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B L U E  W A V E by L u t z  B a c h e r

Beirut Lab: 1975(2020)

Curated by Juli Carson and Yassmeen Tukan

 

October 5 – December 14, 2019

Room Gallery

Opening Reception: October 5th, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Beirut Lab: 1975(2020), Curated by Juli Carson and Yassmeen Tukan, will screen films by artists living in Beirut, a city where time bends and curves, as historical events float between the past, present and future in one’s mind.  Beirut Lab constitutes part two of again, rubbed smooth, a...
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St. Georges Hotel, Beirut, 2019

American Monument

Curated by Kimberli Meyer
Produced by Kimberli Meyer & David Familian


October 5, 2019 – February 8, 2020

Beall Center for Art + Technology

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 5, 2– 5 p.m.

American Monument is a participatory inter-media monument conceived as nomadic and continually expanding, moving across the country year-to-year, “unveiled” at universities, museums, storefronts, community centers, and...
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East Meets West 2019: International Dance and Music Festival

Lisa Naugle and Tong Wang, artistic directors

 

October 22, 2019
Irvine Barclay Theatre

An evening of performances celebrating dance and music from around the world! East Meets West began in 2015 when the UCI Department of Dance, Shanghai Normal University, and Beijing Normal University collaborated in the creation of a week-long exchange series of classes and events. Since then, the...
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East Meets West 2019: International Dance Festival

Shakespeare Trial 

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

6:00 p.m. 

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Join UCI Law Dean L. Song Richardson and Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky as the stage becomes the courtroom in this mock trial of one of Shakespeare’s plays.

Free admission

Sponsored by UCI Illuminations, UCI Shakespeare Center, UCI Law, the Dept. of English, and the Dept. of Drama with the generous support of Kirk Davis Jr.


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SLSA 2019 | Experimental Engagements

November 7–10, 2019

Student Center

University of California, Irvine

The Claire Trevor School of the Arts is hosting the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts, co-organized by CTSA faculty members Antoinette LaFarge and Jesse Colin Jackson with support from 21C: The Institute for 21st Century Creativity. The SLSA 2019 theme draws attention to practices that engage with a world out...
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SLSA 2019 | Experimental Engagements

Company

Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim | Book by George Furth
Directed by Eli Simon | Music Direction by Lex Leigh
Choreography by Allison Eversoll

 

November 17 - 23, 2019

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Company is a Tony Award-winning 1970 musical comedy featuring a soaring score by Stephen Sondheim. Company tells the story of Robert, a confirmed bachelor who, on the night of his 35th birthday, contemplates his unmarried state....
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Company: the musical, by Stephen Sondheim

UCI Symphony Orchestra - Fall 2019

Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

 

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

8:00 p.m.

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Ticketholders are invited to join Maestro Tucker for a pre-concert conversation starting at 7:00 pm in the theatre.

The UCI Symphony Orchestra is one of the premier large performance ensembles at UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts. The orchestra has been in existence since 1970, offering music majors, non-...
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UCI Symphony Orchestra - Fall 2019

New Slate 2019

Kelli Sharp, artistic director

 

December 5 - 7, 2019

Claire Trevor Theatre

An exciting showcase of original choreography by MFA candidates in Dance. This concert is the first full weekend of the year and features a collection of dances that uniquely reflects the enormous talent of UCI choreographers and dancers. 

Performances
Evenings: Dec. 5, 6, 7 at 8:00 p.m.
Matinee: Dec. 7 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets...
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New Slate 2019

Dance Visions 2020

with the UCI Symphony Orchestra

Molly Lynch and Tong Wang, Artistic Directors
Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

 

February 20 - 22, 2020

Irvine Barclay Theatre

This annual premier dance concert of the season presents exhilarating choreography by the UCI Dance faculty, showcasing the talent of undergraduate and graduate performers. Works in a variety of genres will be staged and choreographed by Lar Lubovitch,...
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Dance Visions 2020

UCI Symphony Orchestra - Winter 2020

Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

 

Friday, March 6, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Ticketholders are invited to join Maestro Tucker for a pre-concert conversation starting at 7:00 pm in the theatre.

The UCI Symphony Orchestra is one of the premier large performance ensembles at UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts. The orchestra has been in existence since 1970, offering music majors, non-...
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UCI Symphony Orchestra - Winter 2020

Celebrate Music at UCI 2020

 

Friday, May 1, 2020

8:00 pm

Irvine Barclay Theatre

The students and faculty of the UCI Department of Music present an exciting, fast-paced evening of musical performances, including instrumental and vocal ensembles of all sizes, diverse forms of traditional classical music and jazz, and new works by UCI composers. It’s a family-friendly evening of performances celebrating the arts and music at UCI.

Tickets*
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Celebrate Music at UCI 2020

UCI Opera

The Scarlet Letter

Music by Lori Laitman | Libretto by David Mason
Artistic Director: Dr. Darryl Taylor | Conductor: Dr. Stephen Tucker

 

May 9 - 10, 2020

Irvine Barclay Theatre

The Scarlet Letter is based on the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne and adapted by Lori Laitman, one of the most distinguished composers of art song and opera in the 21st century. The story, set in Puritan times, follows the young Hester Prynne, who is...
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The Scarlet Letter

UCI Symphony Orchestra - Spring 2020

Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

 

Friday, June 5, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Ticketholders are invited to join Maestro Tucker for a pre-concert conversation starting at 7:00 pm in the theatre.

The UCI Symphony Orchestra is one of the premier large performance ensembles at UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts. The orchestra has been in existence since 1970, offering music majors, non-music...
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UCI Symphony Orchestra - Winter 2020