Center For the Arts 


In collaboration with other departments and organizations, the CFA hosts nearly 300 events a year, including performances and exhibitions in art, dance, music, and theater. Increasingly, many events embrace more than one discipline or genre. The CFA presents student and faculty work as well as the work of visiting artists in our various series offerings. With this in mind, events can be viewed in the following different ways:

Events by Series

Performing Arts Series
Music at The Russell House
In the Galleries

Events by Genre

Art Talks
Dance Events
Music Events
Theater Events

Events by Department

Art & Art History Department
Dance Department
Music Department
Theater Department

Events by Season

Fall 2017

Upcoming Events

Reception: Eiko Otake and William Johnston — A Body in Fukushima: Recent Work Exhibition
Reception: Eiko Otake and William Johnston — A Body in Fukushima: Recent Work Exhibition
Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 4:00pm
South Gallery, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery
Reception for exhibtion of new works by the dancer and performer Eiko Otake and photographer William Johnston from their ongoing project A Body in Fukushima.
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between systems and grounds
between systems and grounds
Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 8:00pm
The Russell House
between systems and grounds is a collaborative, durational performance and installation project that creates a feedback loop between textile construction processes and feedback-based electronic music.
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Second annual Wesleyan FluteFest Concert
Second annual Wesleyan FluteFest Concert
Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 6:00pm
Crowell Concert Hall
Enjoy a performance by attendees of Wesleyan's second annual FluteFest, following an afternoon of workshops with Sarah Stockton of Boundless Flute, Wesleyan Private Lessons Teacher Peter Standaart, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music Nadya Potemkina.
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A World of Arts in the Heart of Connecticut