Exhibits and Events

Music in the Rotunda

Admission is free, but reservations are sometimes required; see instructions in each listing. The rotunda is on the second floor of the Powell Library Building, which is directly across from Royce Hall. Parking is $12 (cash only); the closest parking is in structures four, two, or five, and further details are available on the UCLA How to Park page. For more information, contact Catherine Brown at 310.206.4608.

The UCLA Library offers "Music in the Rotunda" and other cultural programs at no cost to students, faculty, staff, and the community. For information on supporting the Library, contact the development office at giving@library.ucla.edu or 310.206.8526.

 

Taco Shop Poets "Spine of Califas"

Friday, October 24, 2014
7 p.m.

UCLA Early Music Ensemble

Saturday, December 6, 2014
8 p.m.

Under Lindsey Strand-Polyak, Director, and Ryan Koons, Managing Director, the UCLA Early Music Ensemble returns for a program devoted to Johann Sebastian Bach.

Vivaldi's Celebrated "Four Seasons" and Other Works

Friday, February 6, 2015
8 p.m.

UCLA Strings faculty Movses Pogossian, Guillaume Sutre and doctoral student Charles Tyler return with the first-year Strings students for this annual celebration featuring Vivaldi's Four Seasons along with other Baroque works, peformed within the wonderful Powell Library acoustics. Admission is free but space is limited and reservations will be required for those not affiliated with the student performers or the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. Online and phone reservations will be accepted beginning January 19.

 

Historical Dance in the Rotunda

Admission to the dances is free, but space is limited, and reservations are required; reservation instructions are in each listing. No experience is necessary; each event includes a historical dance workshop. Costumes are optional, but semi-formal or formal attire is encouraged. Information about additional dances sponsored by the UCLA Historical Ballroom Dance Club is available online.

The rotunda is on the second floor of the Powell Library Building, which is directly across from Royce Hall. Parking is $12 (cash only); the closest parking is in structures four, two, or five, and further details are available on the UCLA How to Park page.

 

Fourteenth Annual Waltz Night

Saturday, November 15, 2014
7 - 11 p.m.

Waltz through history, beginning with Regency period dances of Jane Austen's time and continuing to the present day. All UCLA students, faculty, and staff are welcome, along with the general public; no dance experience is necessary, and there will be instruction throughout the evening. Attire can be costume, formal or semi-formal. Admission is free, but space is limited, and reservations are required. To make a reservation for this vintage dance workshop, click here, or call Catherine Brown at 310.206.4608 with the name and the number in people in the party.

Thirteenth Annual Romeo and Juliet Italian Renaissance Ball

Saturday, February 14, 2015
7 - 11 p.m.

Eighteenth Annual Jane Austen Ball

Saturday, May 30, 2015
7 - 11 p.m.