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  • Musician Chick Corea

    22-time Grammy winner and keyboard virtuoso Chick Corea performs at Davidson College on April 17.

  • Musician Sierra Hull

    Mandolin-player Sierra Hull continues to astonish audiences with her heartfelt vocals and groundbreaking performances.

  • Painting by Jen Ray: Untitled (Double Women)

    Jen Ray, Untitled (Double Warriors), detail, 2015, watercolor and ink on handmade paper, 51 x 120"

  • Members of the Trockadero ballet company

    Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo is the world's foremost all-male comic ballet company.

  • Axis Dance Company performers in action

    AXIS Dance Company is the nation's most acclaimed ensemble of disabled and non-disabled performers.

  • Floor Man, Wood, by Bob Trotman

    Bob Trotman's Floorman, from the exhibit Business as Usual. 2011, Carved wood, tempera, wax, 28 x 74 x 40 in. Photo: David Ramsey

  • The Quartet Ami musicians with their instruments

    Built on strong bonds of friendship, Quartet Amí came together in 2015 and two years later won WDAV's Young Chamber Musicians Competition.

  • American trio Time for Three

    With an uncommon mix of virtuosity and showmanship, the American trio Time for Three defies any traditional genre classification, happily and infectiously.

The Arts

The arts—performing, visual and literary—are a part of the daily educational experience at Davidson. Students, alumni and the greater Davidson family are invited to enjoy and participate in various art forms on campus throughout the year. Sculpture. Readings. Plays. Exhibitions. Chorale. It is all happening here.

As Davidson grows its focus on broad collaboration across the arts and sciences, opportunities for involvement in the arts and a transdisciplinary approach to learning will continue to develop on and off campus.

Key: 900 Room = C. Shaw Smith 900 Room, Alvarez College Union; BT = Barber Theatre, Cunningham Fine Arts Center; CI = Carolina Inn; DCPC = Davidson College Presbyterian Church, DFPH = Duke Family Performance Hall, Knobloch Campus Center; Hance = Hance Auditorium, Chambers; Lilly = Lilly Family Gallery, Chambers; TTH = Tyler-Tallman Hall, Sloan Music Center

Check back late summer for the 2018-19 performance calendar