Arts, Lectures and Gatherings

Featured Events

Senior Art Exhibit 2024
"Common Differences"

William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art

Common Differences is the 2024 senior art exhibit featuring works by Cal Lutheran art majors.

Opening reception: Saturday, March 23, 4-6 p.m.
Exhibition Walk-Through: Friday, April 26, 2-3 p.m.

Senior Multimedia Show 2024
Exhibition

William Rolland Art Center

Every year at California Lutheran University, the Multimedia students host a portfolio show as part of their major’s capstone class.

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 23, 4-6 p.m.

Starmites
Directed by Brent Ramirez

Preus-Brandt Forum

Join Eleanor on a cosmic escapade in Starmites, a sci-fi musical in which she’s transported from Earth to the enchanting realm of Innerspace.

“Music of the Spheres: In Memoriam Urmas Sisask (1960-2022)”
Areté Vocal Ensemble

Samuelson Chapel

The innovative professional vocal ensemble concludes its 15th season with an eclectic concert featuring the music of Estonian composer Urmas Sisask accompanied by projections of awe-inspiring images from the Hubble Space Telescope. Wyant Morton conducts.

Student Project Showcase
Festival of Scholars

Campuswide

The Festival of Scholars showcases projects by undergraduate and graduate students at Cal Lutheran.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Film and TV Panel

Richter Hall

Learn about stories, challenges and opportunities of the AAPI community in the entertainment field.

The Power of Unlocking Gifts
Cal Lutheran Community Lecture Series

Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library, 1401 East Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks

Join us from 6 to 7 p.m. to hear from veteran fundraiser, Regina Biddings-Muro, vice president of University Advancement, on the power of unlocking gifts.

Walnut Dye Workshop

SEEd Garden Project

Learn the indigenous tradition of creating dye from native walnuts.

Wind Ensemble Concert
Michael Hart, conductor

Samuelson Chapel

Join us for an exciting performance by the Wind Ensemble, showcasing the talents of woodwind, brass and percussion student musicians under the direction of Michael Hart.

String Symphony Concert
Breanna Thornton, conductor

Samuelson Chapel

Experience the thrill of symphonic music with the String Symphony, featuring the extraordinary talents of Cal Lutheran University's dedicated string students.

23rd Annual CLA Golf Tournament
Support student scholarships

Tierra Rejada Golf Course

Get ready for a day of swings, putts and camaraderie for a good cause! Hosted by Cal Lutheran's Community Leaders Association, community members, staff and faculty are invited to join in the fun! Network with local community members while supporting our students (no golf skills required).

Jazz Collective Concert
Uziel Colón, conductor

Samuelson Chapel

The Jazz Ensemble, made up of student performers, features a concert of standard and modern jazz classics.

New Venture Fair

Soiland Arena inside Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center

At the New Venture Fair (NVF), a valuable part of Cal Lutheran’s entrepreneurial education experience, student teams share their innovative startup projects in a competitive environment.

YMCA Prayer Breakfast

Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center

Join us for the 25th Annual Southeast Ventura County YMCA Prayer Breakfast.

Cal Lutheran Mariachi Ensemble
Mariachi Concert

Samuelson Chapel

The Cal Lutheran Mariachi Enesmble will perform classics from the mariachi repertoire.

Spring Dance Concert

Preus-Brandt Forum

Join us for the Spring Dance Concert, where movement becomes art, and every step tells a story. Let the enchantment of dance captivate your senses in a celebration of creativity and expression.

Scandinavian Festival 50th Anniversary

Kingsmen Park

The festival of Nordic culture celebrates 50 years (1974-2024), featuring live music, dancing, cooking and craft demonstrations, specialty Nordic craft vendors, and activities for people of all ages.

Bach, Buxtehude, and Brahms: A Lineage Through Organ Music
Adán Fernandez

Samuelson Chapel

Campus Organist Adán Fernandez presents a concert of organ music from Bach to Brahms.

"Much Ado About Nothing"
27th Annual Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival

Kingsmen Park

In one of the region’s most popular outdoor theatrical events, the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company will feature Much Ado About Nothing and Romeo and Juliet. Please note that this coming season will begin a week earlier than usual.

"Romeo and Juliet"
27th Annual Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival

Kingsmen Park

In one of the region’s most popular outdoor theatrical events, the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company will feature Romeo and Juliet. Please note that this coming season will begin a week earlier than usual.

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