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
Navaratri Festival
Royal Yogyakarta Court Residency and Events
Music at The Russell House
In the Galleries
Yogyakarta Events

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

Remembering Sam Miller '75
Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 2:00pm
CFA Theater


Celebrate the life of Sam Miller ’75, P’09 (1952-2018). Remarks will be followed by a performance directed by his long-time collaborator Eiko Otake, Visiting Artist in Residence in Dance and the College of East Asian Studies.
Reception: Senior Thesis Showcase
Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 3:30pm
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery


Zilkha Gallery showcases the work of the Class of 2019's thesis students in the Department of Art and Art History's Art Studio Program.
Douglas Lyons
Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 12:10pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall


Actor, writer, and songwriter Douglas Lyons has appeared on Broadway in Beautiful and The Book of Mormon, as well as national tours of Rent and Dreamgirls.
Phat A$tronaut
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 7:00pm
CFA Courtyard


New Haven's experimental soul ensemble Phat A$tronaut creates meticulously crafted arrangements with pop-sensible songwriting.

Tickets are on sale now online. Pick your own seats! The Wesleyan University Box Office is open for walk-up and phone sales Monday through Friday from 11am to 3pm. 860-685-3355

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