One of this generation’s emerging voices on the alto saxophone, Braxton Cook is also a talented vocalist and songwriter, whose sound blends soul, R&B, and jazz.

SOLD OUT!
braxton cook

Fri | Oct 19 at 8 pm

Inheritance is a timely multimedia chamber opera based on the true story of Sarah Winchester, heir to the Winchester rifle fortune. Featuring Grammy Award–winning soprano Susan Narucki, Inheritance asks complex questions about complicity, atonement, and gun violence in our society.

Inheritance

Oct 24, 26, & 27 at 7 pm

Halfway to Dawn is an evening-length work weaving dance, music, sound, video, and text to uncover the deeper ”truths” of African American, gay jazz composer Billy Strayhorn’s life (1915–67) while also creating a dialogue on urgent social issues of our own time.

DAVID ROUSSÈVE/REALITY
Halfway to dawn

Fri | Nov 9 at 8 pm

The charismatic young chanteuse Maria de Barros brings Cape Verdean music to San Diego.

maria de barros

Wed | Nov 14 at 8 pm

Slider

Programs

Student Events

Fun for students of all ages.

K-12 Students

You are never too early to start engaging with the arts.

LEARN MORE

UC San Diego Students

UC San Diego students have incredible access to world-class artists and creativity. Events such as Master Classes, Innovator-In-Residence, UCSD Student Tickets, Internships.

LEARN MORE

Community

Engage with creative experiences that extend past the performance.

arttalk

ArtTalks

Moderated by Molly Clark and Rebecca Webb, ArtTalks are chats with artists that offer the opportunity to learn the unexpected stories behind a work’s creation.

community

Bites & Beverages

Zanzibar at The Loft, offers constantly changing menu selections as well as adventurous wine and beer options to keep you comfortably satiated.

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.

The PowerPlayers

$100,000 Match

PowerPlayers have generously committed $100,000 in matching funds to help double your impact with ArtPower.

  • Each NEW gift made in support of ArtPower between June 18, 2018 and June 30, 2019 will unlock the same amount from our match fund!
  • Each donor who INCREASES their gift to ArtPower in the same time period will unlock a match of the net increase!

LEARN MORE

Fabulous

Donor Benefits

ArtPower Donors receive fabulous benefits such as VIP reserved parking, Receptions with Artists and Private House Concerts!

LEARN MORE

June 18, 2018

Subscriptions On Sale

July 23, 2018

Single Tickets On Sale