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CAP UCLA Presents Four Days of Music and Poetry at THE TUNE IN FESTIVAL Photo CAP UCLA Presents Four Days of Music and Poetry at THE TUNE IN FESTIVAL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 13, 2021

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance presents the return of The Tune In Festival from Thursday, November 4, through Sunday, November 7 at CAP UCLA Online. The festival will be free to enjoy with channel registration.

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces Collaborative 2021 Fall Programmin Photo UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces Collaborative 2021 Fall Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2021

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance, a leading West Coast presenter dedicated to the advancement of the contemporary performing arts in all disciplines, puts collaborative praxis in the front seat. Now announcing programs quarterly, CAP UCLA's Fall programming expands on two micro-commissions, launches a complimentary off-site program, sends audiences to MOCA and welcomes back The Tune In Festival featuring 20 different programs.   

YoungArts Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming Photo YoungArts Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 12, 2021

YoungArts announces today programming details for the organization's upcoming 40th anniversary season with creative and professional development opportunities supporting YoungArts award winners at every stage of their careers and public programming in Miami, New York and online.

YoungArts Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming Photo YoungArts Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

YoungArts announced today programming details for the organization’s upcoming 40th anniversary season with creative and professional development opportunities supporting YoungArts award winners at every stage of their careers and public programming in Miami, New York and online.

United States Artists Awards Lulani Arquette and Roberto Bedoya The 2021 Berresford P Photo United States Artists Awards Lulani Arquette and Roberto Bedoya The 2021 Berresford Prize
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2021

United States Artists has announced Lulani Arquette and Roberto Bedoya as recipients of 2021 Berresford Prize, an annual award that honors cultural practitioners who have contributed significantly to the advancement, wellbeing, and care of artists in society. Lulani Arquette and Roberto Bedoya are complementary figures in the field that have both created new possibilities for artists, and will each receive the $25,000 award this year. Their visionary approaches engender cooperation, promote thoughtful civic engagement, and advocate for artists on a local and national level. 

CAP UCLA Presents THE PLASTIC BAG STORE Photo CAP UCLA Presents THE PLASTIC BAG STORE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2021

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance presents the much-anticipated arrival of Robin Frohardt's The Plastic Bag Store, opening to the public in Los Angeles' downtown Arts District Wednesday, June 30 – Sunday, July 11.

Partners With The Lapis Press To Create 26 Choreographers' Scores Photo Partners With The Lapis Press To Create 26 Choreographers' Scores
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2021

UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA), a leading West Coast presenter and creative producer dedicated to the advancement of the contemporary performing arts in all disciplines, believes the power of collaboration can nurture the arts ecosystem through the pandemic.

SITI Company Announces Legacy Plan and Prepares for Finale Season Photo SITI Company Announces Legacy Plan and Prepares for Finale Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020

SITI Company has announced the SITI Legacy Plan, which includes a finale 30th anniversary season and the creation of a robust physical and digital archive. At the conclusion of the finale season, anticipated to be the Fall of 2022, SITI Company will cease to operate in its current iteration as a touring, teaching, performing ensemble.

CAP UCLA Presents The Tune In Festival A Convergence of Music and Poetry in a Time of Photo CAP UCLA Presents The Tune In Festival A Convergence of Music and Poetry in a Time of Change
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2020

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) presents The Tune In Festival; a convergence of music and poetry in a time of change, from Wednesday, October 28, through Saturday, October 31, 2020, online. A highlight of the 2020-21 Season, the festival will be free to enjoy with an RSVP through cap.ucla.edu.

Linda Goode Bryant Receives United States Artists' 2020 Berresford Prize Photo Linda Goode Bryant Receives United States Artists' 2020 Berresford Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 2, 2020

United States Artists has awarded Linda Goode Bryant with the 2020 Berresford Prize, an annual award that honors cultural practitioners who have contributed significantly to the advancement, wellbeing, and care of artists in society.

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Reimagines 2020â€"21 Season Photo UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Reimagines 2020â€"21 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2020

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA), a leading West Coast presenter dedicated to the advancement of the contemporary performing arts in all disciplines, reimagines a 2020-21 season with COVID-19 realities.

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Kristy Edmunds, Executive and Artistic Director of UCLA's  Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Kristy Edmunds, Executive and Artistic Director of UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance
by Shari Barrett - May 22, 2020

With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Kristy Edmunds, Executive and Artistic Director of UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance.

UCLA Arts Invites The Public Into The Classroom For 10 Questions: Centennial Edition Photo UCLA Arts Invites The Public Into The Classroom For 10 Questions: Centennial Edition
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 18, 2019

The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture will kick off the second edition of a?oe10 Questionsa?? on Oct. 1. Building on the success of its inaugural presentation in 2018, this hybrid undergraduate course and public event series engages leading scholars, artists, scientists, activists, philosophers, executives and more for an energetic exchange of ideas addressing a range of fundamental issues that both shape and transcend our current moment in history.

Photo Flash: Inside The 2019 Herb Alpert Awards Photo Photo Flash: Inside The 2019 Herb Alpert Awards
by A.A. Cristi - May 15, 2019

The Herb Alpert Foundation and California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) has awarded the 25th Annual Herb Alpert Award in the Arts to five exceptional mid-career artists at a celebration hosted by the Herb Alpert Foundation in New York City on Monday, May 13.

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces 2019â€"20 Season Photo UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces 2019â€"20 Season
by Julie Musbach - May 2, 2019

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) today unveiled the 2019-20 season lineup honoring "We, the People" -- as artists, performers, thought leaders, change-makers and spectators. CAP UCLA continues to bring bold programming from around the world to the Los Angeles community to advance social justice conversations through contemporary dance, music, theater, and literature.

CAP UCLA Selects BAR Architects For UCLA Nimoy Theater Renovation Photo CAP UCLA Selects BAR Architects For UCLA Nimoy Theater Renovation
by Julie Musbach - Mar 26, 2019

The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture along with its performing arts presenting program, The Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA), announces the selection of BAR Architects of San Francisco for the renovation of the Crest Theatre on Westwood Boulevard.

United States Artists Announces Kristy Edmunds As The Inaugural Berresford Prize Reci Photo United States Artists Announces Kristy Edmunds As The Inaugural Berresford Prize Recipient
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2019

United States Artists (USA) has announced the founding of the Berresford Prize, a new annual award that honors cultural practitioners who have contributed significantly to the advancement, wellbeing, and care of artists in society.

UCLA Acquires Crest Theater Photo UCLA Acquires Crest Theater
by Julie Musbach - Oct 25, 2018

The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture along with its performing arts program, the Center for the Art of Performance, announces the acquisition of the Crest Theater on Westwood Boulevard, a landmark venue that will be transformed into a new off-campus performing arts space that will serve as an important addition to UCLA's rich offering of cultural venues and resources across the city.

Ate9 Announces New Season Photo Ate9 Announces New Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2018

Ate9 Artistic Director Danielle Agami today announced that the company is set to tour the United States with an exciting repertoire for the 2018/19 Season that features two new full-length works.

CAP UCLA 2018-19 Season Features 14 Events At The Theatre At Ace Hotel DTLA Photo CAP UCLA 2018-19 Season Features 14 Events At The Theatre At Ace Hotel DTLA
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 31, 2018

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) and The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles will once again team up to present 14 bold programs by leading innovators and acknowledged masters in contemporary dance, music, theater and literature, featuring pioneering champions for social justice and diverse world views. Offering more than 40 unique events and 60 performances, CAP UCLA's new season runs from September 22, 2018, to May 10, 2019, and will open and close with programs at Ace.

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