Text image: CalArts Weekend  October 15-17 2020

CalArts Weekend: All Access

CalArts Weekend, our annual fall festival, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and from Thursday, Oct. 15 – Saturday, Oct. 17 you'll have a unique opportunity to become fully immersed in the best of what CalArts has to offer.


Some highlights of this virtual event include:

  • Take in a master class from animator Glen Keane (Experimental Animation BFA 1974) and view an exclusive, pre-release preview of his new film, Over the Moon 
  • Join a discussion with director and writer Monty Cole (Theater Directing MFA 19) and Deena Selenow (Theater Directing MFA 13) on Cole's adaptation of the 1959 book Black Like Me and on creating black theater
  • Learn about the memoirists’ process and how to bring scenes from the past into the present
  • Experience a conversation from REDCAT on the current state and future possibilities for performance and theater
  • Participate in a live Q&A on social justice in action 
  • Discover more about CalArts partnership with World Resources Institute for a Sustainable Ocean
  • Hear pitches from the Patty Disney Center for Life and Work Entrepreneurship class and hear stories from alumnx who took alternative career paths
  • See the current MFA Art show, view REDCAT's "Inside Out & Upside Down" exhibition, and watch a live presentation from the Hip Hop Lab
  • Plus experience live performances, presentations so much more!

All of this great content will only be available during CalArts Weekend so you will need to join us for this free, entirely virtual event to experience everything that it has to offer.