Upcoming Events

MFA Thesis Exhibitions, Part II

 

May 18 – June 1, 2019

Contemporary Arts Center Gallery, University Art Gallery, Room Gallery

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 18, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m..

Featured Artists: Mountain House, Ariel McCleese, Nicolas Miller, Michael Thurin, Andrea Welton

Please also join us for the MFA Open Studios on May 18, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Free admission and open to the public.
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12:00 –...
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Noon Showcase

 

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 

12:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Come and enjoy an afternoon of outstanding musical performances. This Noon Showcase features talented vocalists and instrumentalists covering a wide variety of disciplines including classical, jazz, and electronic styles.

Free admission


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Faculty Artist Series

Lukas Ligeti: Chaos, Order, Melody

 

Friday, May 31, 2019

8:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Lukas Ligeti premieres a kaleidoscopic, innovative work featuring a wide range of the talented faculty and students of the Claire Trevor School’s Music Department.

Tickets:
General $19
Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $16
Art Subscribers $14
UCI Students & Children under 17 $6...
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The Pajama Game

Music and Lyrics by Richard Adler & Jerry Ross

Book by George Abbott & Richard Bissell

Musically Directed by Lex Leigh, graduate music director

Choreographed by Allison Eversoll, graduate choreographer

Directed by Don Hill

 

June 1 – 8, 2019

Claire Trevor Theatre

With its combination of classic score, engaging personal story, and meaningful political issues, this four-time Tony...
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Dean’s Ensemble-in-Residence

Trio Céleste Presents: Haydn, Smetana, and Schoenfield

 

Saturday, June 1, 2019

8:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Hailed as “a first-class ensemble” (Orange County Register), “unfailingly stylish” (The Strad), “technically dazzling” (Long Beach Gazette), “flawless” (New York Concert Review) and “the epitome of what chamber musicians should be” (Palm Beach Daily News), Trio Céleste has firmly established itself...
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Spring Soiree

Sunday, June 2, 2019

4:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Celebrating outstanding graduating students in an elegant afternoon concert. Featuring solo performers, chamber groups, jazz combos, and contemporary music ensembles. Please join us for a reception after the concert.

Tickets:
General $13
Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $11
Art Subscribers $9
UCI Students & Children under 17 $6


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Zotfest 2019 - 20th Anniversary

Presented by UCI FADA (Film-Arts-Drama Alliance) Network

 

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Zotfest is an annual student film-run festival at the University of California, Irvine. The festival is a sub-organization of FADA (Film-Arts-Drama Alliance) at UCI which proposes to provide filmmaking opportunities for students of all majors. 

This is a special red carpet...
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Zotfest 2019

Guitar Ensemble Concert

 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

12:00 pm

Arts Amphitheatre

UCI guitar students present a program of solos, duos, trios, and quartets selected from six centuries of repertoire by composers from around the world.

Free admission.


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Guitar Ensemble Concert

Spring

 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

12:00 pm

Arts Amphitheatre

UCI guitar students present a program of solos, duos, trios, and quartets selected from six centuries of repertoire by composers from around the world.

Free admission


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UCI Guitar Ensemble

UCI Chamber Singers performs the epic twentieth century masterwork Dona Nobis Pacem, by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Composed in 1936, after the horrors of World War I and as tensions were once again rising in Europe, Dona Nobis Pacem sets Civil War texts by Walt Whitman, sacred texts in Latin, and other texts in a powerful meditation on war, despair, and hope.

The performance will feature UCI students Brianna Finnell, soprano, and Richard Lindsay, baritone. Additional musical selections...
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Student Exhibitions

Spring Quarter

 

June 6 – 14, 2019

Opening Receptions: Thursday, June 6, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

 

Undergraduate Honors Thesis Exhibition

University Art Gallery & Room Gallery

 

All exhibitions are free admission and open to the public.

 

Presented by the Department of Art at the

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
...
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DigiFilm Festival

 

Thursday, June 6, 2019

8:30 p.m.

Arts Amphitheatre

The annual festival celebrating the best student work produced in the Digital Filmmaking program.

Free admission and open to the public.

UCI Art | Digital Filmmaking
1231 Art Culture Technology | Irvine, CA 92697 | digifilmuci.com
Contact:949.824.3514 or digifilm@uci.edu


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UCI Symphony Orchestra

Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

Friday, June 7, 2019

8:00 pm

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Join Maestro Stephen Tucker for a Pre-Concert Conversation before the performance at 7:00 p.m.

The UCI Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stephen Tucker, presents orchestral classics and the world premiere of Dreams of the Recovery Period, by UCI alum Jason Barabba. This extraordinary work, written for the...
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Journey to Freedom: A Tribute to Bernard Gilmore

UCI Symphony Orchestra and University of Kansas Symphonic Chorus

Dr. Stephen Tucker and Dr. Paul Tucker, conductors

 

Sunday, June 9, 2019

4:00 pm

Soka Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo

The world premiere of Bernard Gilmore’s oratorio Journey to Freedom, a powerful contemporary setting of the Exodus,. Performances by world-class soloists baritone José Rubio, soprano Awet Andemicael...
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Journey to Freedom

Chamber Music Recital

Monday, June 10, 2019

8:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

A program featuring talented students from UCI’s Department of Music performing chamber music masterworks.

Free admission.


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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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