Peter Brook / Théâtr...

A tragic tale of betrayal and resentment from renowned theater and film director Peter Brook based on poignant original story by South African writer Can Themba. Based on The Suit by Can Themba, Mothobi Mutloatse and Barney Simon Direction, adaptation and musical direction by Peter Brook...

Tea and Morphine: Women in Paris, 1880 to 1914 Apr15

Tea and Morphine: Wo...

Although women were often exalted and idealized in late 19th century French graphic art, many were leading lives of desperation and despair. This exhibition explores how more realistic images began to portray the full range of women’s experiences. More...

Take It or Leave It:  Institution, Image, Ideology Apr15

Take It or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology

Works by 35 artists, including Gretchen Bender, Jimmie Durham, Andrea Fraser, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Mike Kelley, Barbara Kruger, Adrian Piper, Fred Wilson, and David Wojnarowicz, explore intersections between strategies of appropriation and institutional critique in the work of American artists. More info…

The Nazir Ali Jairazbhoy Colloquium Series: Mu Qian Apr16

The Nazir Ali Jairaz...

Wednesday, April 16, 1 pm Room B544, Schoenberg Music Building Price: Free

MFA Exhibition #3 Apr17

MFA Exhibition #3

The third of four final showcases by 2014 master of fine arts candidates in the UCLA Department of Art, featuring work by Theodora Allen, Anthony Miserendino, Erin Morrison, and Kathleen Ryan. Opening Reception: Thursday, April 17, 5-8pm Show runs: April 17-25, 2014 Gallery hours: Mon-Fri,...

CURTIS TAMM + HERMIONE SPRIGGS Apr17

CURTIS TAMM + HERMIO...

“those that from a distance look like flies” inverting the biopolitics of speciation (supported by the Swedish Museum of Natural History and the University of California Institute for Research in the Arts) April 17, 5 – 7 pm CNSI Art|Sci Gallery Free...

chambermusic@ucla Apr17

chambermusic@ucla

Inna Faliks, piano, celebrates her Beethoven CD release with sonatas by Beethoven for solo piano, cello, and violin, collaborating with esteemed UCLA string faculty Guillaume Sutre, Movses Pogossian, and Antonio Lysy. Inna Faliks, piano Thursday, April 17, 8 PM Schoenberg Hall Price: $14...

Finding a Voice to S...

Dr. Robert Carroll will lead an exploration of the power of creative writing and ways it relates to psychiatric disorders. Special attention will be paid to exploring ways to utilize creative writing for healing, growth, and transformation. Tuesday, April 22, 7 pm 2100A Broad Art Center This...

Michael Dean In Concert – An Evening of Jazz and Big Band Classics Apr22

Michael Dean In Conc...

Faculty Recital Michael Dean performs with the Thelonius Monk Institute Ensemble, The UCLA Brass Ensemble, and special guests Gary Gray and Jens Lindemann, in a full concert of classic jazz and big band music, including works by Gershwin, Kern, Porter, Rodgers, and others. Evoking the spirit...

Unity Club #12 Apr24

Unity Club #12

The Game Lab is holding an ongoing gathering called Unity Club. All are welcome— beginners can learn the basics, while experienced developers can tackle more difficult problems, meet and work with other programmers. April 24th, 5pm-7pm The UCLA Game Lab, Broad Art Center 3252 Price:...

Chick Corea and Béla...

Master musicians Fleck and Corea combine a variety of musical styles and flavors—from blues to bluegrass, and from classical to country, deliver a mesmerizing live fusion of styles.                                                           Thu., April 24 – 8 p.m., Royce Hall Price: $25-$75...

UCLA Philharmonia Apr24

UCLA Philharmonia

Atwater Kent Strings Concerto Competition Winner Neal Stulberg, conductor Program to be announced. Thursday, April 24, 8 PM Schoenberg Hall Price: $14 general admission, $11 UCLA faculty, staff and students (with ID)  

MFA Upstarts Series: “After Hours” Apr25

MFA Upstarts Series:...

The Department of World Arts and Cultures/Dance presents a new dance theater work by third year MFA candidate Sharna Fabiano. Four quirky cafe employees go to great lengths – and heights – to build meaningful connections with one another. Friday, April 25 8 p.m. Glorya Kaufman...

LACO 6: Chopin ̵...

Jeffrey Kahane conductor Natasha Paremski piano Hannah Lash Sound Investment commission (world premiere) Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21 Haydn Symphony No. 102 in B-flat major Sun., April 27 – 7 p.m., Royce Hall Price: $25-$95 More info…...

Nathaniel Mellors Apr28

Nathaniel Mellors

Mellors makes irreverent, absurd and witty videos, sculptures, performances and writings that challenge ideas of taste, morality, and intelligence. His film The Sophisticated Neanderthal Interview features an interview between a naive contemporary young man and an apparently real Neanderthal....