Tsanavi Spoonhunter

Food sovereignty, Native knowledge-keeping part of Indigenous Peoples Day events

Oct. 6, 2023

Free and open to all, Indigenous Peoples Day events beginning Oct. 8 will include a screening of “Crow Country: Our Right to Food Sovereignty” followed by a discussion with director Tsanavi Spoonhunter, knowledge-keeper talks, breakout sessions and more. Get details and plan to attend what interests you!

Exterior of Macky Auditorium at night

Celebrate 100 years of Disney with beloved jazz standards

Sept. 28, 2023

The Oct. 6 concert “When You Wish Upon a Star” promises an unforgettable night of musical reverie, blending the iconic melodies of beloved Disney classics with the spirited improvisations of jazz.

Flo and Ken Jacobs

Symposium Oct. 5–6 to inaugurate collection from experimental filmmakers

Sept. 27, 2023

Film scholars and media art enthusiasts will celebrate the work of New York-based filmmakers Ken and Flo Jacobs at this event hosted by The Brakhage Center for Media Arts and the University Libraries.

Musician plays in the ATLAS Black Box theater during the 2022 Culture Crawl

At Culture Crawl, the artist is you

Sept. 13, 2023

This year’s Culture Crawl, Sept. 19–20, will feature local artists, performers, exhibits and the chance to explore your inner artist. Plus, the first 35 attendees at each location will get a free Culture Crawl T-shirt.

Two people participating in scavenger hunt during the 2022 Culture Crawl

Culture Crawl to celebrate CU Boulder arts, culture Sept. 19–20

Sept. 5, 2023

This campuswide event features 15 free and engaging arts and culture events, including art exhibitions, musical performances, art-making, prize giveaways and more.

pink moth

Mimesis Documentary Festival returns to Boulder Aug. 15–20

Aug. 9, 2023

Now in its fourth year and hosted by CU Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information, the Mimesis Documentary Festival invites the general public to attend screenings, workshops and more.

Colorado Shakespeare Festival play in the Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre

Enemies to lovers: Shakespeare fest to open with Much Ado About Nothing

May 26, 2023

In this rollicking lampoon of relationships, romance and the influence of town gossip, William Shakespeare delivers a near-perfect enemies-to-lovers romantic comedy. See the play June 11–Aug. 13 in the outdoor theater.

film projector

鶹Ժ to host screenings from library archives April 19, April 26

April 13, 2023

Undergraduate students from the department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts have curated film and video from the University Libraries Rare and Distinctive Collections. Find out more and plan to attend.

Step Afrika! performing on stage

Artist Series season for 2023–24 features eclectic mix of world-class performers

April 5, 2023

The 86th season of CU Presents’ Artist Series features an exciting lineup that includes familiar favorites, world-class artists and one-of-a-kind collaborations.

Modern African American art

Printmaking as activism: Building community through art April 5, April 7

March 30, 2023

Join this two-day event beginning with a lecture by Delita Martin, an artist and printmaker whose practice celebrates community and affirms social justice. Artist talk, reception, artist spotlight, collage making—plan to attend this CAAAS and CU Art Museum-sponsored series.