Arts Events for February 2017

Note: While we make every effort to keep this listing up to date, event details are subject to change. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Celebration of the Arts


Thursday, Jan. 19 – Thursday, Feb. 16

An art exhibition curated by Emily Sullivan Smith.


Preconcert Jazz Conversation

Thursday, Feb. 16

Dave Barber, whose Tuesday Night Jazz program on WYSO has educated listeners for decades, will sit down to talk with some of the players in the 8 PM ArtsLIVE concert.


MVP Jazz Quartet

Thursday, Feb. 16

An all-star quartet on a singular mission, this ensemble was specially assembled to play in tribute to the late, great jazz composers and pianists James Williams and Mulgrew Miller.


Symphonic Wind Ensemble and University Orchestra

Sunday, Feb. 19

The University Symphonic Wind Ensemble and the University Orchestra perform a free concert.

Wood winds

Concert Band

Monday, Feb. 20

The University of Dayton's Concert Band performs a free concert.


Tacit Reflections

Thursday, Feb. 23 – Wednesday, Mar. 22

An exhibition by visiting artist Ryan Stander. Curated by Mike Conlan.


Enmity of the People

Friday, February 24 — Sunday, February 26

An original adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s An Enemy of the People co-produced by the Theatre, Dance and Performance Technology Program, the Hanley Sustainability Institute, UpLift Physical Theatre, and the Zoot Theatre Company.

Friday and Saturday, February 24 and 25 shows >

Sunday, February 26 show >

Kotaro Fukuma

Guest Artist: Kotaro Fukuma, Piano

Monday, February 27

A performance by Tokyo-born pianist Kotaro Fukuma will include works by Grieg, Chopin, Smetana, Tchaikovsky, Ginastera, and Skelton.

Jazz Combo

Dayton Jazz Ensemble and University Jazz Band

Tuesday, Feb. 28

An evening of entertainment by UD's Dayton Jazz Ensemble and the University Jazz Band.

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