29 Performances
20 San Diego Debut
1 Amazing Season

announcing the
2019–20 season

celebrating 16 years

Aakash Odedra Company
A.I.M by Kyle Abraham
Rosie Kay Dance Company


Escher Quartet and Jason Vieaux
Penderecki Piano Trio
Ariel Quartet
Doric String Quartet
Spektral Quartet

Chamber Music

Dengue Fever
Black String
Red Baraat Festival of Colors
Yumi Kurosawa with Anubrata Chatterjee

Global Music

Cedric Burnside
The Haden Triplets
Cha Wa
Sierra Hull

American Routes

Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Indo-Pak Coalition
Matthew Whitaker
Theo Croker
Alicia Olatuja
Jamison Ross
Harold López-Nussa


Samin Nosrat
Choir! Choir! Choir!
Msaki and the Golden Circle
Deirdre Bair
Takae Ohnishi
David Sedaris

Series and Choose-Your-Own subscribers have first access to Special Events as add-ons during the subscription period (July 1–28, 2019).

special events



Student Events

Fun for students of all ages.

K-12 Students

You are never too early to start engaging with the arts.


UC San Diego Students

UC San Diego students have incredible access to world-class artists and creativity. Events such as Master Classes, Innovator-In-Residence, UCSD Student Tickets, Internships.



Engage with creative experiences that extend past the performance.



Moderated by Molly Clark and Rebecca Webb, ArtTalks are chats with artists that offer the opportunity to learn the unexpected stories behind a work’s creation.


Bites & Beverages

Zanzibar at The Loft, offers constantly changing menu selections as well as adventurous wine and beer options to keep you comfortably satiated.

ArtPower at UC San Diego presents performing arts that engage, energize, and transform the diverse cultural life of the university and San Diego.

Through vibrant, challenging, multi-disciplinary performances, ArtPower seeks to develop more empathetic students and community members who are better prepared to engage in the world around them through their participation in high-energy artistic, educational, and engagement programs that broaden thinking and awareness, deepen understanding, and encourage new dialogues across UC San Diego and the community.

Become a


We love matching our supporters with meaningful giving opportunities, which is why many ArtPower events are made possible by supporters who underwrite specific performances. Without your support, these performances wouldn’t be possible. Help us continue to bring the arts to UC San Diego by sponsoring a performance today.



Donor Benefits

ArtPower Donors receive fabulous benefits such as VIP reserved parking, Receptions with Artists and Private House Concerts!


June 18, 2018

Subscriptions On Sale

July 23, 2018

Single Tickets On Sale