Artist Series

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy
Artist Series

Artist Series

For more than 80 years, the Artist Series has brought the globe's finest jazz, classical, world music and dance performers to Boulder. We invite you to join the thousands of patrons who come every year to experience both world-renowned and emerging artists. Many of these performances sell out; order your tickets today to guarantee the best seats.

Upcoming Artist Series events View all events

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy

Loading
Dec 17, 2019

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy

A Celtic Family Christmas
Full price: $22-$87

The holidays truly become a family affair when married duo Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy—two of the globe's best and brightest fiddle play...

Cirque Mechanics

Loading
Jan 17, 2020

Cirque Mechanics

42FT – A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels
Full price: $20-$80

Cirque Mechanics' latest theatrical invention brings the lore of the one-ring circus to historic Macky Auditorium. With exhilarating thrills, death-de...

A Far Cry

Loading
Feb 8, 2020

A Far Cry

Memory
Full price: $15-$66

Known for its innovative, unpredictable approach, the conductor-less, Grammy-nominated string orchestra A Far Cry offers a fresh perspective on Mozart...

Pilobolus

Loading
Mar 2, 2020

Pilobolus

Come to your senses.
Full price: $23-$91

Back by popular demand! Pilobolus returns for an athletic and arresting performance that invites you to "Come to your senses." Engage with childlike w...

Kronos Quartet

Loading
Mar 19, 2020

Kronos Quartet

Music for Change: The 60s, The Years That Changed America
Full price: $20-$66

Kronos Quartet's singular experimental style "has broken the boundaries of what string quartets do" (The New York Times). This season, Kronos returns ...

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Loading
Full price: $22-$87

One of the most original forces in contemporary dance, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago "is going to take your breath away" (The Washington Post) with its...

Save up to 30% with season tickets

Whether it’s the full Artist Series, In Motion Series or Classic Series package, you can save big with season tickets and unlock special benefits. Or, pick and choose from all of our ticketed events with the CU Presents Choice Option of 4 or more.

Learn more - Save up to 30% with season tickets

Plan your visit

Make your visit to the CU Boulder campus one to remember. Get information about parking, transportation and event extras, and explore what else beautiful Boulder has to offer.

Learn More - Plan your visit

Latest Artist Series news View all news items

Nov 5, 2019

This December, the holidays are…

Nova Scotia native Natalie MacMaster came from a musical family. She grew…

Oct 8, 2019

Beethoven, the Avant-gardist

Though he is now known as one of the most remarkable classical…

Sep 18, 2019

Nobuntu infuses mbube with a…

Nobuntu formed eight years ago. The five women who make up the…

Aug 28, 2019

Remembering Diane Dunn

In the late 90s, the Artist Series found itself at a crossroads.…

Aug 19, 2019

ON SALE NOW: CU Presents…

    Single tickets for the CU Presents 2019-20 season are on…

Mar 19, 2019

How to plan a knockout…

  Joan McLean Braun has served as executive director for CU Presents…