CU Presents

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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
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Faculty Tuesdays: Marginalized Voices

This recital, “Marginalized Voices: a Recital of Black, Gay, Female and Jewish Composers and Poets,” features baritone John Seesholtz and pianist Jeremy...

8/25 7:30pm
Faculty Tuesdays: Sound, Not Silence: Piano Duets by Women Composers

Pianists Jéssica Pacheco and Alejandro Cremaschi perform duets written by women composers of the Americas, including works by Eleonor Alberga, Jacqueline...

9/1 7:30pm
Faculty Tuesdays: Postcards from Home

Flutist Christina Jennings and violist Matthew Dane share music created and arranged over the summer for their weekly porch concerts in south Boulder. The...

9/8 7:30pm
Faculty Tuesdays: Rare Works Featuring Two Celli

Join us for an evening of rarely performed works for two celli and piano, featuring the Weiss-Requiro Duo and pianist David Korevaar. Renowned faculty...

9/22 7:30pm
CU Philharmonia Orchestra: Fall 2020

The CU Philharmonia Orchestra features musicians from the College of Music performing a diverse range of repertoire for string and full orchestra. This free...

9/28 7:30pm

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