Following its publication in May, Calypso immediately shot to the top of the NY Times bestseller list, and now David returns to ArtPower for his reading and signing at Balboa Theatre.

an evening with
david sedaris

Wed | Jan 16 at 8 pm

Distinguished by its virtuosic playing and impassioned interpretations, the Ariel Quartet has earned its glowing international reputation. This is the beginning of a four-year endeavor, with Ariel Quartet performing the complete Beethoven cycle, in honor of the composer’s 250th birthday in 2020.

Ariel Quartet
Beethoven Cycle, Part 1

Fri | Jan 18 at 8 pm

"With her lustrous voice and wide-ranging musical curiosity, Somi spins elegant vocal jazz from African legacies." She performs from her newest album, Petite Afrique, inspired by the vibrant African immigrant community that has become a vital part of Harlem.

SOMI

Thur | Jan 10 at 8 pm

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ArtPower at UC San Diego presents performing arts that engage, energize, and transform the diverse cultural life of the university and San Diego.

Through vibrant, challenging, multi-disciplinary performances, ArtPower seeks to develop more empathetic students and community members who are better prepared to engage in the world around them through their participation in high-energy artistic, educational, and engagement programs that broaden thinking and awareness, deepen understanding, and encourage new dialogues across UC San Diego and the community.

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