Arts Opportunities

The Navigator 2012-14

Students at UCSC are encouraged to attend and participate in a year-round program of drama, dance, music, film, and special events.

Please contact Jeff Rockwell in the special events office regarding arts & lectures: or 9-1798.

The Theater Arts Department mounts a major drama or dance production each fall, winter, and spring quarter featuring the work of student actors and designers. The Theater Arts Department also presents student-written and -directed projects each quarter in studio workshops. For questions about theater arts classes, call 459-2974.

The Music Department sponsors a wide variety of ensembles, all of which perform during the school year. The University Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensembles, Latin American Ensembles, Orchestra, Opera Workshop, and West Javanese Gamelan are just some of the ensembles that present free and reasonably-priced concerts to the public. Another feature is Faculty Showcase concerts, which are presented throughout the year. Most performing ensembles are open to singers and instrumentalists from the university community. For information on how to join an ensemble, call the Music Department at 459-2292, or visit the Music Department web site. For performance and event information about events produced by the Arts Division, please check the Arts Division web site.

The UCSC Ticket Office, located at the Theater Arts Center on the west side of campus, sells tickets for many campus events, as well as off-campus and local events. Phone 831-459-2159 or visit the UCSC Ticket Office web site to purchase tickets.

Revised 10/10/12