CalArts Weekend

CalArts Weekend

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CalArts Campus

At-A-Glance Schedule

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019

  • 9AM-3PM: Check In @ Front Entrance
  • 9AM-7PM: "Student-for-a-Day" Class Visits
  • 10AM: Weekend Lounge @ MOD LOBBY
  • 11AM: CalArts Campus Tour
  • 11:30AM-1PM: Welcome Luncheon @ Clark’s Field, with live music by Chrysanthe Tan '14, '17 and Sean Hayward '15, '19
  • 1:30PM: Critical Studies Art and Pedagogy Faculty & Alumni Talk @ Generator Building
  • 3:30PM: CalArts Campus Tour
  • 4PM: Artist Talk with Herb Alpert School of Music Dean and educator David Rosenboom @ G201/G202
  • 5-7PM: Dinner - Party at the Pool | Taste of Santa Clarita @ Chouinard Pool, with live music by Sadubas (ft. Robin Sukhadia '07 and Clinton Patterson '07) 
  • 8PM: Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance Concert @ Sharon Disney Lund Dance Theater

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019

  • 9AM-3PM: Check In @ Front Entrance
  • 9-10AM: Meet Veronica Alvarez, new Director of CAP (Community Arts Partnership) @ MOD Lobby
  • 9-11AM: Continental Breakfast @ MOD LOBBY
  • 10AM:  Featured Forum 1 - *Special Guests To-Be-Announced* @ Sharon Disney Lund Dance Theater
  • 11:30AM: Featured Forum 2 - *Special Guests To-Be-Announced* @ Sharon Disney Lund Dance Theater
  • 11-3PM: Weekend Lounge @ MOD LOBBY
  • 12-4PM: Gamelan Rehearsals: Balinese & Javanese Music and Dance @A114 with Nyoman Wenten '74 & Nanik Wenten '85 & '88
  • 1-2:15PM: BBQ Lunch @ Clark's Field, with live music by Abby and the Myth (ft. Abby Posner '06)
  • 2:30PM: Featured Forum 3 - *Special Guests To-Be-Announced* @ Sharon Disney Lund Dance Theater
  • 4PM: Alumni Reunion Dinner @ Clarks Field with live music by the Cumbia Ensemble (ft. Giancarlo Arzu '19, Pablo Leñero '19, Johnny Miguel, Emilia Moscoso, Eloy Neira '16 & '19, Susana Pineda, Diana Soto Texeira '19, and Martin Velez '16)  
  • 6PM: Wild Beast Concert: Propositional Music: David Rosenboom Portrait Concert @ Wild Beast Concert Pavilion - concert celebrates and thanks Herb Alpert School of Music Dean and educator David Rosenboom. A selection of Rosenboom’s groundbreaking and globally influential works will be performed, including a new string quartet, brief alumni and faculty duets, and a composition for brainwaves, performed live. Featured artists include the Isaura String Quartet (with Emily Call '13, Madeline Falcone '13, and Betsy Rettig '12), Andreas Levisianos '15, Sarah Belle Reid '15, and James Waterman '15. Food truck fare will be available for purchase on the E-block bridge on the edge of Clark's Field.                                                        
  • 8PM: Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance Concert @ Sharon Disney Lund Dance Theater
CalArts Weekend 2019 returns on Oct. 11 and 12, offering guests a number of engaging programs and performances that celebrate our diverse community.