Arts in the Community
CCSU Department of Music
CCSU's Department of Music produces many faculty and student performances each year.
CCSU Theater Department
CCSU's Theatre Department produces plays and musicals throughout the school year.
Samuel Chen Art Center in the CCSU Art Department
This arts gallery features works by both faculty and students, as well as local and international artists.
Rudewicz Polish Music Series
Endowed by Dr. Alex and Regina Rudewicz in 2000, this music series brings world-class performers to campus.
(most of these are accessible by CT FastTrak)
The New Britain Museum of American Art
The first museum of strictly American art in the country, and is one of New England's largest museums. All CCSU students receive discounted admission.
The Wadsworth Atheneum
Located in downtown Hartford, the Atheneum contains a superb collection of art from all periods, and also hosts occasional concerts.
The Hill-Stead Museum
This beautiful turn-of-the-century mansion was turned into a museum, now occupies a spot on the National Registry of Historical Places. It houses some of the most important Impressionist paintings in the world, including works by Cassatt, Degas, Manet, Monet, and Whistler. Each year, Hill-Stead Museum offers programs in art, architecture, gardens, and natural science, and presents concerts, lectures, workshops, festivals, and a nationally acclaimed poetry festival.
The Bushnell Auditorium
Located in downtown Hartford, The Bushnell is host to the Hartford Symphony, Hartford Ballet, Connecticut Opera, and a renowned visiting orchestra series.
Hartford Stage Company
One of the country's leading regional theaters, it presents about six plays a year in its theater in downtown Hartford.
Hole in the Wall Theater
Located in downtown New Britain.
Located in New Britain, Trinity-On-Main hosts arts events.
The Music Series at South Church
For almost half a century, this music series has presented concerts which feature high quality, outstanding nationally and internationally known artists, with affordable admission.