Festival of the Arts 2018


Ongoing Events
 | Tuesday, April 10 |  Wednesday, April 11  |  Thursday, April 12 |  Friday, April 13  |  Saturday, April 14 |  Sunday Funday


Ongoing Events

A Midsummer Night's Dream
University Theatre, Shasta Hall
April 11-22
Tickets may be purchased through Hornet Ticket Office or in person at the box office.
Sponsored by the Department of Theatre & Dance

Annual Student Awards Exhibition
Robert Else Gallery, Kadema Hall
Mondays - Fridays, Noon-4:30 p.m.

Sacramento Dance Sampler
Dancespace (Solano Hall 1010)
April 14-15, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Join us for the eighth annual Sacramento Dance SamplerThis dynamic concert features a diverse group of professional dance companies from across the Sacramento area. 
Tickets: $12 general admission. Tickets may be purchased through Hornet Ticket Office or in person at the box office.
Sponsored by the Department of Theatre & Dance

 


Tuesday, April 10

School of Music's Grad Student Gala
7:30 p.m. | Capistrano Concert Hall
The School of Music kicks off their Festival of the Arts festivities with a graduate student gala, featuring a variety of performances. Admission is free!
Sponsored by the School of Music


Wednesday, April 11

 



Thursday, April 12

U-Create! 
5-9 p.m. | Downtown Sacramento (7th & S)
The fourth annual U-Create! street faire in downtown Sacramento will return, filling selected art galleries and side streets with terrific artworks, interactive experiences and plenty of music. The free soiree will run 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in the area of Seventh and S streets. Full details are available here.
Sponsored by the College of Arts & Letters

 


Friday, April 13

Jazz Ensembles with Dave Douglas, trumpet
8 p.m. | Capistrano Concert Hall
Our award-winning Jazz Ensembles welcome guest trumpeter Dave Douglas, a prolific trumpeter, composer, educator and entrepreneur from New York City known for the stylistic breadth of his work and for keeping a diverse set of ensembles and projects active simultaneously. His unique contributions to improvised music have garnered distinguished recognition, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Aaron Copland award and two Grammy nominations.
Tickets: $10 general, $7 senior, $5 student, free to Sac State music students. Tickets may be purchased through the Hornet Ticket Office or in person at the Capistrano Box Office.
Sponsored by the School of Music


Saturday, April 14

Art History Symposium
1-5 p.m. | Location TBD
Sponsored by the Department of Art

 


Sunday, April 15

Sunday Funday 
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Sacramento State Campus
The grand finale of the Festival of the Arts invites students, staff, faculty, alumni and their families to campus for a day of family events to experience the arts and the letters at Sac State. Campus will be filled with adventure, including games and activities from the countries of Japan, France and Italy. FULL SCHEDULE

Latin Jazz Combo
7 p.m. | Capistrano Concert Hall
The student Latin Jazz Ensemble performs under the direction of Carlos McCoy. The ensemble performs a wide variety of Latin styles, including merengue, cha-cha-cha, mambo, Afro-Cuban, and rumba. They are a DownBeat award-winning group.
Tickets: $10 general, $7 senior, $5 student, free to Sac State music students. Tickets may be purchased through the Hornet Ticket Office or in person at the Capistrano Box Office.
Sponsored by the School of Music

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