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Arts Quarter Festival

October 11, 2017 - 6:00pm

West Bank Arts Quarter
21st Avenue South & 4th Street South

People gathered around a small, lighted trailer outside the Regis Center
U of M faculty, staff, and students are invited to submit proposals to present at the 2017 Arts Quarter Festival. Deadline is September 11, 2017.

Arts collide at the 2nd annual Arts Quarter Festival: an evening mashup of visual art, dance, music, and theatre showcasing student and faculty talent from across the University. Presented by the College of Liberal Arts’ Department of Art, School of Music, and Department of Theatre Arts & Dance. The festival is FREE and open to the public.

  • Linger over a variety of photography and visual art exhibits

  • Check out performances by U of M/Guthrie Theater BFA students in “Fresh Faces”

  • Take in classical performances from the School of Music

  • Feel the heat from the North Star Aluminium Pour

  • Get political with the Bohemian Press printmaking exhibit and demo

  • Cheer for the University of Minnesota Marching Band Brass Quintet

  • Make some noise with Audio Playground

  • Treat yourself to a snack from local food trucks

  • Rock out to student bands in the Ferguson Amphitheater

  • Go on a contemporary dance treasure hunt

  • Try your hand at wheel throwing with the Ceramics Collectiv

The festival will take place in a variety of accessible indoor and outdoor spaces in the West Bank Arts Quarter of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus. In the event of rain, outdoor performances will be moved indoors.