Campus Connections

  • Jeremy Geffen

Letter from Jeremy Geffen

Welcome to the first edition of Cal Performances Campus Connections, in which we plan to share some of the many ways this world-class arts organization engages with life on the UC Berkeley campus. […]

  • Student's posing on a staircase

Students Perform Alongside World-class Artists

Cal Performances provides Berkeley students the opportunity to perform in Zellerbach Hall alongside the Mariinsky Ballet and Orchestra in the company’s legendary production of La Bayadère, Esa-Pekka Salonen conducting London’s Philharmonia Orchestra in the world premiere of the Jimmy López’s oratorio Dreamers, and more. Students say the experience is “mind-blowing.” […]

  • Mark Morris sitting at a classroom table

Choreographer Mark Morris in Comparative Literature class?

Each semester for the last eight years, Cal Performances has worked with professors on campus to create unique academic courses with curriculum built around the music, theater, and dance offerings presented on its stages, in disciplines as varied as environmental studies, psychology, and legal studies, among many others. […]

Subscribe to Cal Performances Campus Connections

Subscribe to Campus Connections to read stories about the ways in which Cal Performances engages with the students, faculty, and staff at UC Berkeley. (Approximately 3 emails per year.)