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"In the program I've developed here, we focus initially on just the act of play. The feeling of joyfulness and expressive action that come from playing the games that we played as children. Even though students are just shy of childhood, it takes a little bit of pushing to remind them of what it felt like to be idle and to be able to make things up for... [more]

Arts Events

  • The UCSC Music Department presents an updated production of the tragedy Dido and Aeneas, a Baroque opera in three acts. Music by Henry Purcell. Libretto by Nahum Tate. Directed by Brian Staufenbiel. UC Santa Cruz Orchestra conducted by Bruce Kiesling.

    Thu, Jun 2, 2016 to Sun, Jun 5, 2016
    Music Center Recital Hall (UCSC)
  • This energetic Theater Arts Department student touring company will give two 50-minute performances of an abridged version of Love's Labour's Lost (directed by Professor Patty Gallagher) as part of the Arts Division's 2016 Celebration of the Arts.

    Fri, Jun 3, 2016
    Second Stage, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)
  • Two days: Friday and Saturday, 10-6. Hundreds of original prints will be for sale in a variety of media, including: wood block and linoleum prints, lithographs, intaglio etchings, digital prints, handmade books.

    Fri, Jun 3, 2016 to Sat, Jun 4, 2016
    Art Department, Baskin Visual Arts, UCSC
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