CU Presents

Visit Group Website

CU Presents is the home of performing arts on the beautiful University of Colorado Boulder campus. With hundreds of concerts, plays, recitals and more on our stages each year, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Our performances include:

  • The Artist Series, which for more than 80 years has welcomed world-renowned musicians and dance troupes to historic Macky Auditorium
  • The Colorado Shakespeare Festival, a professional theatre company devoted to the Bard’s works
  • The Takács Quartet, a world-renowned chamber ensemble in residence at CU Boulder
  • The Eklund Opera Program and CU’s New Opera Workshop
  • Select performances at CU Boulder’s Department of Theatre & Dance
  • Major events, master classes, workshops and lectures at the CU Boulder College of Music
  • The Holiday Festival, an annual student and faculty music showcase in Macky Auditorium
Group Type


By Interest

Music & Performance

A to Z Listing

A - F

By College, School & Unit


Upcoming Events

A Broadway Christmas Carol: A musical created by Kathy Feininger

What the dickens happened to Scrooge? He sings (show tunes), he dances (time steps and classic Fosse), he turns into a ham (and we’re not talking...

11/22 7:30pm
Student Recitals: Undergraduate, Master's and Doctoral musicians

The stars of tomorrow are on stage today at CU Boulder. The students of the College of Music present works old and new for their degree-qualifying recitals....

12/1 5pm
Chamber Music Showcase: Debussy, Florio, Glazunov, Pann, Haydn, Bach, Ewald, Ewazen, Dring, Brahms, Fauré

Join us for an exhilarating evening of chamber music featuring the talented students from the College of Music Chamber Music Program. This diverse program...

12/2 7:30pm
Faculty Tuesdays: American Brilliance

Join new College of Music Associate Professor of Trumpet Ryan Gardner for a celebration of brilliant American composers, including George Gershwin, Leonard...

12/3 7:30pm
Eklund Opera Scenes

In the Eklund Opera Student Directed Scenes performance, graduate students develop their hand in the art of stage directing. Audiences experience excerpts...

12/4 5pm

Recent Events

Recent Activity