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*CANCELED* Pianist Nathan Carterette Performs Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier Book I

April 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Guest Pianist Nathan Carterette returns to UWM in a recital presenting Bach's Well Tempered Clavier Book I.

*CANCELED* Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Martha Glowacki

April 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Explore the intersections between visual art and the natural sciences with sculptor and installation artist Martha Glowacki.

*CANCELED* Playing With Power

April 3 - April 5

Playing With Power is an entirely new kind of theatre. Two siblings rediscover their childhood in memories told through classic video games like Super Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pokemon, and many more.

*CANCELED* Clippert Plays Mozart & Beethoven’s “Eroica”

April 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The year 2020 marks the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth and, to celebrate it, UWM Symphony will perform Beethoven's "Eroica".

*CANCELED* UWM Piano Festival: The Art of Teaching Beethoven

April 4 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Join Peck School of the Arts piano faculty and guest speakers for a festive day celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth and performing his piano compositions!


*CANCELED* Adoor Gopalakrishnan at Union Cinema

April 4 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

An incredible afternoon of cinema and culture for Milwaukee audiences unfolds as acclaimed Indian filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan screens two of his most beloved award-winning works: 'Dance of the Enchantress' and 'Shadow Kill.'

*CANCELED* Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Melanie Yazzie

April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Melanie Yazzie’s work draws upon her rich Diné (Navajo) cultural heritage. Her work follows the Diné dictum “walk in beauty" - creating beauty and harmony. See how this printmaker-painter-sculptor weaves it all together, using her art to serve as an agent of change.

*CANCELED* Classical Guitar Studio Recital

April 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Graduate & undergraduate guitar students of Rene Izquierdo will provide an evening of varied solo repertoire.

*CANCELED* Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Dewey Tafoya

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Screen printing, community building and satire are just a few of the tools dynamic artist/educator Dewey Tafoya brings to youth groups in Watts, South Los Angeles, Boyle Heights and beyond.

*CANCELED* Springdances: Moving Stories

April 16 - April 19

Professors premiere new dance works at our annual spring concert. This year's event features a collaboration with San Francisco's famed Joe Goode Performance Group and MKE-area social justice organizations.

*Canceled* Milwaukee Composers Collective

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Milwaukee Composers Collective presents a diverse recital of new music.

*CANCELED* Guest Vocal Recital

April 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Guest Baritone John Daugherty and UWM's Piano faculty member Elena Abend will perform a recital including Schumann's song cycle "Liederkreis" Op. 39.


*CANCELED* Kenilworth Open Studios

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Peck School faculty and graduate studio doors open, inviting the community in to watch live art in the making. Experience four hours of art exhibitions & film screenings; live performances; demonstrations and hands-on activities for all ages.


April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Please join us for an afternoon of flute activities! Guest artist Mary Stolper will be presenting a class on practice techniques, performing a recital and giving a masterclass.

*CANCELED* University Community Orchestra Concert

April 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

University Community Orchestra, led by conductor Margery Deutsch, performs works from classical and pops repertoires.

*CANCELED* #3 (hashtag cubed)

April 22 - April 26

This devised piece explores our current global political realities by relocating de Vega’s play from embattled fifteenth century Spain to present day.

*CANCELED* Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Michael Ware

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Michael Ware has traveled extensively throughout the continental United States, and memories of those experiences and the American landscape serve as the basis for his abstract ceramic sculptures.

*CANCELED* MKE Unplugged presents: An Tran in Concert

April 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Praised for his “gorgeous playing” with “flawless technique” by the KnoxTNToday and considered as a “Vietnamese guitar virtuoso” by Austin Classical Guitar, guitarist An Tran has captivated audiences throughout North America and Asia. Most recent seasons brought An to different parts of the world, including recitals for Bangkok Guitar Society, Austin Classical Guitar, Toronto International Guitar Series and many more. Upcoming 2019-20 season highlight include An’s solo concert at the prestigious Segovia Classical Guitar Series in Chicago, USA in May 2020.

*CANCELED* Art and Design MFA Exhibition

April 24 - May 16

Art and Design MFA Exhibition with an opening reception and panel discussion with the artists.

*CANCELED* UWM Percussion Ensemble: Fragmented Rituals

April 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The UWM Percussion Ensemble presents Fragmented Rituals, featuring new works by young composers Dave Molk ("Rush") and Anna Meadors ("Fragment/Segment") along with powerhouse percussion composers John Psathas ("Kyoto") and David Skidmore ("Ritual Music"). The program will also include important works by Johanna Beyer, Bob Becker, and George Hamilton Green in addition to a brand new student composition and David Little's whimsical "Speak Softly."

*CANCELED* University Community Band Spring Concert

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Join the University Community Band as they present their spring concert.

*CANCELED* Leonard Sorkin Institute of Chamber Music

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Advanced students of the Leonard Sorkin Institute of Chamber Music perform masterpieces of chamber music repertoire.

*CANCELED* Bonnie & Clyde

April 29 - May 3

Bonnie and Clyde went from small-town nobodies to Depression-era folk heroes and Texas law enforcement’s worst nightmare.

*CANCELED* Artists Now! Guest Lecture Series: Tia Richardson

April 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

See how integrated community artist Tia Richardson facilitates visual arts programs, from book-making to mural-painting, for Milwaukee youth and adults using a team-building framework.

*CANCELED* DVC BFA: Senior Design Capstone Showcase

April 30 - May 17

Seniors of the the Design & Visual Communication program at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Peck School of the Arts will be showcasing their capstone work from their Spring 2020 semester.

*CANCELED* UWM Jazz Guitar Recital

April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Featuring performances by students of the UWM Jazz Guitar Program.

*CANCELED* Escape Ten Percussion Concert

April 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Escape Ten will be performing a Guest Artist recital, joined by members of the UWM Percussion Ensemble. Escape Ten is a percussion duo formed by Dr. Annie Stevens (Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech) and Dr. Andrea Venet (Assistant Professor, University of North Florida).

*CANCELED* Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

UWM Symphony Orchestra's season finale concert featuring Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2.

*CANCELED* Flute Ensemble Concert

May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Please join us for an afternoon of flute ensemble music performed by our current undergraduate/graduate flute students of the UWM Flute studio!

*CANCELED* Improv Showcase

May 5 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Improv games and scenes from students in THR 111 Theatre Games.

*CANCELED* Classical Guitar Chamber Music Recital

May 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Graduate & undergraduate guitar students of Rene Izquierdo will provide an evening of varied chamber repertoire.

*CANCELED* Improv Showcase (2 Shows!)

May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Improv games and scenes from students in THR 111 Theatre Games and THR 311 Advanced Improvisation.

*CANCELED* Experimental Improvisation

May 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Experimental Improvisation, directed by Amanda Schoofs, presents an evening of freely improvised sound.

*CANCELED* 78th Biannual Student Film & Video Festival

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Our 78th Biannual Student Film & Video Festival showcases the work of UWM students on the big screen!

*CANCELED* World Percussion Night

May 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The UWM Percussion Area hosts World Percussion Night in the beautiful Jan Serr Studio featuring the UWM Steel PANthers steel band with special guest Dr. Alexandros Fragiskatos and Samba da Vida MKE.


Jewelry & Metalsmithing Summer Workshops

May 25 - August 14

Jewelers and metalsmiths of all levels are invited to expand their skills with the exciting and challenging summer intensive workshops.

University Community Orchestra Concert

July 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

University Community Orchestra, led by conductor Margery Deutsch, performs works from classical and pops repertoires.

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