COVID-19 Update Find out more

Artist Series

2020-21 season tickets now on sale!
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

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago [canceled]

Loading

Unfortunately, we are canceling this performance due to the CU Boulder campus response related to COVID-19. We apologize for any inconvenience. We app...

Circa Contemporary Circus

Loading
Oct 11, 2020

Circa Contemporary Circus

Sacre
Season tickets start at $104

Mysterious, captivating and magical. In the world-first circus setting of Stravinsky's "The Rite of Spring," Circa tightly weaves together powerful wo...

Ailey II

Loading
Oct 29, 2020

Ailey II

Season tickets start at $104

Sumptuous, powerful and jaw-dropping. For over four decades, the up-and-coming dancers of Ailey II have brought the work of emerging choreographers to...

Georgia On My Mind

Loading
Nov 13, 2020

Georgia On My Mind

Celebrating the Music of Ray Charles
Season tickets start at $104

Passionate, electric and soul-stirring. Throughout one unforgettable evening, award-winning artists Clint Holmes, Take 6, Nnenna Freelon and Tom Scott...

The King's Singers

Loading
Dec 10, 2020

The King's Singers

Season tickets start at $44

Sparkling, polished and sublime. The King’s Singers, a Grammy and Emmy Award-winning a cappella ensemble, rings in the holidays at CU Presents w...

Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Loading
Season tickets start at $44

Elegant, sophisticated and fearless. For more than three decades, Jean-Yves Thibaudet has performed worldwide, recording more than 50 albums and build...

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Loading
Full price: $45-$100

On Feb. 19, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis bring a special night of music making to Boulder audiences in Macky. Jazz at Li...

Ephrat Asherie Dance

Loading
Mar 1, 2021

Ephrat Asherie Dance

Odeon
Season tickets start at $104

Breathtaking, rapid-fire and exhilarating. In "Odeon," Ephrat Asherie Dance—known for its embodiment of street and club dance styles—deliv...

Danú and Goitse

Loading
Mar 16, 2021

Danú and Goitse

Season tickets start at $104

Pictured: Goitse Authentic, fiery and wholehearted. Danú and Goitse, two of today’s leading traditional Irish ensembles, join forces to ...

Ray Chen, violin

Loading
Apr 1, 2021

Ray Chen, violin

Season tickets start at $44

Lush, intimate and masterful. Known for his poignant renditions of the classics, critics and audiences agree that Ray Chen’s remarkable musician...

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

Mar 18, 2020

CU Presents 2020-21 season announcement:…

This week CU Presents announced a portion of its 2020-21 season. The…

Mar 3, 2020

In a word, Hubbard Street…

On April 4, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago—one of the most original forces…

Jan 28, 2020

Kronos brings the years that…

During the height of the civil rights movement, scholar Clarence B. Jones…

Jan 20, 2020

A history—and biology—of Pilobolus

Not many modern dance companies last beyond 50 years. And not very…

Dec 30, 2019

The radical democracy of A…

In the early aughts, a group of chamber music veterans found themselves…

Dec 10, 2019

Cirque Mechanics honors iconic one-ring…

On Friday, Jan. 17, Cirque Mechanics will bring the iconic lore of…