Cultural Affairs

Cultural Affairs brings to campus the best of the world’s professional performers, from national tours of Jersey Boys to Aquila Theatre Company’s Sense and Sensibility, from Stomp to Tamburitzans. Cultural Affairs presents internationally renowned artists, including The Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles and the Rose Ensemble, as well as touring Broadway productions including Chicago and Mamma Mia. The diverse array of world-class performances presented by Cultural Affairs includes the world renowned Axis Dance Company which exists to change the face of dance and disability.

Events are programmed and presented by the Cultural Affairs Committee, a student-led and student-funded organization made up of students, faculty, and community members.Students from all majors are invited to join the Cultural Affairs Committee to help plan performances, meet the artists, and gain experience in marketing and promotion. The Cultural Affairs Committee provides input to the director and helps plan, produce and promote activities for the next season.  Volunteer activities include ushering, providing local transportation for the artists, promoting events to students across campus, arranging artist workshops, working on Young Auditorium artist receptions and other aspects of event production. The Cultural Affairs Committee chooses ten to twelve programs for the upcoming season to be listed as Cultural Affairs-sponsored events.  For additional information, contact the Cultural Affairs Committee at 262-472-1964 or culturalaff@uww.edu

Tickets for Cultural Affairs events are offered to students at a special discounted rate and are available at Ticket Services, located in the Greenhill Center of the Arts, at the University Center, and online at the Young Auditorium website www.youngauditorium.org.