Arts Calendar

The Arts at CSU

May | Summer 2018

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.


tubaSaturday, May 5 from
9:00 am – 9:00 pm

CSU Music and Communication Building
Annual Cleveland Tuba-Euphonium Day*
Cleveland State University Music Department along with J.c. Sherman, instructor, Tuba & Euphonium, hosts its annual Cleveland Tuba-Euphonium Day. This event celebrates International Tuba Day and will be a day of learning and celebration of all things tuba.

Sunday, May 6 at 3:00 pm
CSU Music and Communication Building, Waetjen Auditorium
Kulas Series with Jeffrey Siegel* [Ticket Info]
The Romantic Connection

Chopin, Schumann, and Liszt. Born within months of each other, these three popular composers of piano music influenced one another while also going their own way. Enjoy Nocturnes, Ballades, Novelettes, Fantasy Pieces, Waltzes and Hungarian Rhapsodies.


Monday, June 4 – Friday, June 22
CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building
Summer Dance at Cleveland State University
For more information, please visit

ahaThursday, June 7 – Saturday, June 9
CSU Main Campus & Playhouse Square
AHA! Festival* [Ticket Info]
Headliners include NY Times Pulitzer prize winner Maureen Dowd, Senator Sherrod Brown and Connie Schultz, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, actor Hill Harper, former New Yorker cartoon editor Robert Mankoff, and NPR’s “Reveal Live.”
For more information on performances and tickets, please visit

Galleries at CSU

meritFriday, May 4 – Saturday, June 9

CSU Arts Campus, The Galleries at CSU

North Gallery: Merit Scholar Exhibition
An exhibition of works created by recipients of the Department of Art and Design Merit Scholarship.

South and Center Galleries: 47th Student Show
A juried exhibition of works in all media by CSU students, organized by SOFA (Student Organization for Fine Arts).


For information on tickets and locations, click here.

Events are subject to change without notice;
please read above for the most up-to-date information.

*There is a cost to these events.*