Macky Auditorium

Macky Auditorium Concert Hall is a multi-disciplinary venue, and a largely self-funded unit of the University of Colorado Boulder. One of the 12 buildings that form the Norlin Quadrangle Historic District, it serves the campus and the region by entertaining, educating and challenging audiences with high quality local, national and international performances and events. Macky is also home to CU College of Music's Band, Orchestra, Opera and Jazz programs, CU Present's Artist Series, and the Conference on World Affairs. Some of our clients include the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Boulder Ballet, Colorado MahlerFest, Greater Boulder Youth Orchestra, TEDx Boulder, the Unreasonable Institute, Amplitude Entertainment, AEG Live and Live Nation, as well as University Student Groups such as Program Council, the Distinguished Speakers Board and the Cultural Events Board. Within its walls, Macky Auditorium also houses the College of Music's Jazz and Choral Studies Departments, the American Music Research Center, the Center of the American West and the Center for Humanities and the Arts.

1595 Pleasant Street, Boulder, CO 80309

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Upcoming Events

Join the Russian Program in enjoying Circa performance "Sacre," a circus setting of Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring"

1/30 7:30pm

Mysterious, captivating and magical. In "Sacre," the world-first circus setting of Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring," Circa tightly weaves together powerful...

1/30 7:30pm

CU Boulder’s top wind, brass and percussion students perform a varied program of outstanding works for wind ensemble. Comprising the most outstanding wind,...

2/3 7:30pm

Join all of the CU Boulder choirs as they welcome the beginning of the spring thaw with the joyous sounds of voices raised together in song. The Spring...

2/6 7:30pm

The CU Symphony Orchestra performs a diverse repertoire, including symphonies and large-scale orchestral works by major composers, at Macky Auditorium. From...

2/10 7:30pm

Recent Events

The King's Singers


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James Harper left a positive review 2/10/2020

Truly spectacular!

Nicholas Lumiere left a positive review 8/24/2019

Interesting pitches by the young CEOs of 6 startups, good for getting a basis on entrepreneurial pitches and presentation.