Center For the Arts 


In collaboration with other departments and organizations, the CFA hosts nearly 300 events a year, including performances and exhibitions in art, dance, music, and theater. Increasingly, many events embrace more than one discipline or genre. The CFA presents student and faculty work as well as the work of visiting artists in our various series offerings. With this in mind, events can be viewed in the following different ways:

Events by Series

Performing Arts Series
Music at The Russell House
In the Galleries

Events by Genre

Art Talks
Dance Events
Music Events
Theater Events

Events by Department

Art & Art History Department
Dance Department
Music Department
Theater Department

Events by Season

Fall 2017

Upcoming Events

Sammy Miller and The Congregation
Sammy Miller and The Congregation
Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 7:00pm
CFA Courtyard
GRAMMY Award-nominated drummer, singer, and bandleader Sammy Miller and his sextet The Congregation will play joyful, feel-good jazz during their Connecticut debut at Wesleyan.
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Toto Kisaku
Toto Kisaku
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 12:10pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall
Middletown resident Toto Kisaku talks about his artistic process and his most recent work, Requiem for an Electric Chair.
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Toto Kisaku: Requiem for an Electric Chair
Toto Kisaku: Requiem for an Electric Chair
Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 7:30pm
Crowell Concert Hall
Middletown resident Toto Kisaku’s Requiem for an Electric Chair tells the story of his imprisonment and near-execution in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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A World of Arts in the Heart of Connecticut