Arts Calendar of Events


Find inspiration and let your imagination wander by attending one or more of the almost 300 yearly concerts, performances, exhibitions, talks, conferences, masterclasses, and festivals presented by the USF College of The Arts. The events listed below are open to students and the Tampa Bay community. Visit the Arts Box Office for tickets and guest services.

January 2019

The Visible Turn: Contemporary Artists Confront Political Invisibility
Jan 11 – Mar 2
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Mon – Fri, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thur, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sat, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Free Admission
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Beaches, Work, Swimmers and the Night
Jan 14 – 24
Reception: Jan 18 at 7:00 pm
Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery
Free Event
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Thirst Splitter
Jan 14 – 24
Reception: Jan 18 at 7:00 pm
Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery
Free Event
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Art Thursday: Muro
Jan 24 from 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Reception: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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School of Architecture & Community Design Career Expo 2019
Jan 25 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Marshall Student Center (MSC 2708)
Free admission for students
Registration required for businesses
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McCormick Marimba Festival: Solo Showcase
Jan 25 at 7:30 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Free Event
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McCormick Marimba Festival
Jan 26 from 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Free Event
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Spring Staged Readings Series
Jan 26 at 7:30 pm
Jan 27 at 3:00 pm
Feb 2 at 7:30 pm
Feb 3 at 3:00 pm
Theatre Center (TAR 102)
Free Event
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Faculty/Guest Recital: John Robison & Bay Baroque Ensemble
Jan 27 at 4:00 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15 (On sale 30 days before the event)
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Monday Night Jazz Series: The Ellen Rowe Project
Jan 28 at 7:30 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $15/$20 (Advanced tickets only available via Ticketmaster.com)
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Kennedy Family Visiting Artist Yevgeniya Baras
Jan 31 at 7:00 pm
Arts Lecture Hall (FAH 101)
Free Event
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February

Kenyan Composition & Performance Practices
Feb 1 at 11:00 am
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Free Event
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USF Faculty/Guest Artist Recital: Songs of Love & Life
Feb 1 at 7:30 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Student Dance Concert
Feb 1 at 7:30 pm
Feb 2 at 3:00 pm & 7:30 pm
Theatre 1 (TAT)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Steinway Piano Series: The Lysinger/McDonald Piano Duo
Feb 3 at 4:00 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Discount Crickets
Feb 4 – 14
Reception: Feb 8 at 7:00 pm
Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery
Free Event
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The Visible Turn: Curator's Tour
Feb 6 at 6:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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Suncoast Music Education Research Sysmposium XII
Feb 6 – 9
Music Conference Center (MUS)
Registration; $120/$245
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Kennedy Family Scholar in Residence Christian Viveros-Faune
Feb 7 at 7:00 pm
Arts Lecture Hall (FAH 101)
Reception: Feb 7 at 8:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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Guest Artist Recital: Jose Lopez, Piano
Feb 7 at 7:30 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Free Event
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Art Thursday: A memory, an ideal, a proposition
Feb 14 at 6:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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Guest Artist Recital: Contino/Unger Duo
Feb 15 at 7:30 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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USF Symphony Orchestra
Feb 17 at 2:00 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Architecture Lecture: Jan Wampler, MIT/USF
Feb 19 at 6:30 pm
C. W. Bill Young Hall (CWY 109)
Free Event
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USF Symphonic Band
Feb 19 at 7:30 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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USF Concert Bands
Feb 20 at 7:30 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Kennedy Family Visiting Scholar Dr. Chiara Ponchia
Feb 21 at 7:00 pm
Arts Lecture Hall (FAH 101)
Free Event
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USF Jazz Ensemble 2
Feb 21 at 7:30 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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SYCOM for The Visible Turn
Feb 22 at 7:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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Emma, British International Theatre Production
Feb 22 – 23 at 7:30 pm
Feb 28 – Mar 2 at 7:30 pm
Feb 24 & Mar 3 at 3:00 pm
Theatre 2 (THR)
Tickets: $10/$15
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USF Choirs: 3rd Annual Black Composers Concert
Feb 22 at 7:30
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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USF Wind Ensemble
Feb 24 at 2:00 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $10/$15
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Stienway Piano Series: Alan Huckleberry
Feb 24 at 7:30 pm
Barness Recital Hall (MUS)
Free Event
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Monday Night Jazz Series: Mark taylor & Marvin Stamm
Feb 25 at 7:30 pm
Concert Hall (MUS)
Tickets: $15/$20*
*Advanced tickets only available via ticketmaster.com
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Tectonics, Arts & Architecture
Feb 25 – Mar 7
Reception: Mar 1 at 7:00 pm
Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery
Free Event
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Architecture Lecture: Andy Byrnes of The Construction Zone, Pheonix, AZ
Feb 26 at 6:30 pm
C. W. Bill Young Hall (CWY 109)
Free Event
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Art Thursday Film on the Lawn: Cloudspotting
Feb 28 at 6:00 pm
Contemporary Art Museum (CAM)
Free Event
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