Fine Arts

Gustavus Wind Orchestra selected to perform at MMEA Conference

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra is one of three collegiate-level wind bands selected to perform in February.

A Gustie Guide to the 2017 Fringe Festival

Catch several theater and dance Gusties in action August 3-13 at the 2017 Minnesota Fringe Festival!

Masayoshi Ishikawa Wins Swenson-Bunn Award for Teaching Excellence

The visiting professor of music balances student-centered teaching with his own composition and performance work.

G-Sharp to Perform on Minnesota Public Radio May 10

Men's a capella group G-Sharp will perform live on Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) during Classical MPR Live with John Birge, which runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Honors Weekend in Fine Arts: Senior Honors Recital and Choral Showcase

Join the Gustavus Community in celebrating the Fine Arts during Honors weekend with the Senior Honors recital May 6, at 1:30 p.m. in Bjorling Recital Hall followed by the Choral Showcase on May 6, at 3:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel.

Hillstrom Museum of Art presents annual senior studio art majors’ exhibition, opening Saturday, May 6

Vanishing Point: Senior Studio Art Majors Exhibition 2017 will be on view at the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, from the College’s Honors Day, May 6, through Commencement, May 28, 2017.

Jazz Ensembles to Feature Edwards Trumpet Guest Artist, Adam Meckler

The Gustavus Jazz Lab Band and Adolphus Jazz Ensemble will perform a concert Friday, May 5. at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature guest artist, Adam Meckler on trumpet. The performance will be held in Bjorling Recital Hall and is free and open to the public.

The Tragedy of King Lear Features Emeritus Professor Rob Gardner in Title Role

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Theatre and Dance will present William Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of King Lear in Anderson Theatre May 6-7 and 12-14. Legendary Gustavus theatre professor emeritus Rob Gardner returns to Gustavus to reprise the iconic role of King Lear.Tickets go on sale Friday, April 21, at gustavustickets.com. They will also be available in the Anderson Theatre lobby one hour before show times. Shows on May 6, 12, and 13 begin at 7:30 p.m. and May 7 and 14 shows begin at 2 p.m.

Dance Performances Today in the Hillstrom Museum of Art in conjunction with Made in U.S.A.: Rosenquist/Ruscha Exhibit

In conjunction with the Hillstrom Museum of Art’s current exhibition Made in U.S.A. (on view through April 23, 2017), a dance program titled The Culture of Movement, will be presented in the Museum on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 1:30 to 2:00 p.m. and again from 7:30 to 8:00 p.m. All performances are free and open to the public.

Choir of Christ Chapel to Perform Home Concert

Choir of Christ Chapel will perform their 2017 tour home concert on April 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel. The event is free and open to the public