College of the Arts' Events, Performances, Exhibitions, Speakers and Screenings

The College of the Arts produces more than 500 performances, exhibitions and speaker events annually. Find out what’s happening on a given day or see what’s planned within your area of interest.

College of the Arts All Events 


Season Calendars



Peak Performances Season

Performances by some of the most renowned theater directors, choreographers and composers working today, including major world and U.S. premieres, highlight Peak Performances @ Montclair’s current season.

For Further; or call 973-655-5112

Music School Season


The John J. Cali School of Music continues its 09/10 season with exciting world premieres, top notch ensembles and superb guest artists.

For Further Information: Musicconcerts ; or call 973-655-7263


Theatre and Dance Department's Season

MSU’s Department of Theatre and Dance continues to present exciting works of dance, comedy & drama, including many notable premieres and performances.

For Further Information: Theatre and Dance calendar; or call 973-655-5112





George Segal Gallery

Gallery Hours: Tues,Wed, Fri, Sat. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thur. 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sun. and Mon. – closed
Call reception desk at (973) 655-3382 for unadvertised events, workshops, tours and exhibitions. Admission free.

For Further Information:; or call 973-655-3382



MFA Gallery

The MFA Gallery is dedicated to the exhibition of works produced by MSU students enrolled in the Master of Fine Arts program.

For Further Information: MFA Gallery Exhibitions; or call 973-655-4074



Art Forum / Art Talks Speakers’ Series

Art Forum is a weekly program for undergraduate and graduate students, and the public. The program brings in artists, designers, art historians and art critics from around the world to present their work and ideas in an open forum. Past guests have included Chakaia Booker, Will Cotton, Aziz + Cucher, Inka Essenhigh, Judy Fox, Roxy Paine, Ursala Von Rydingsvard, and Seymour Chwast..

For Further information:; or call 973-655-7294

Events for Prospective Students

Arts Days and Open Houses

If a major in the arts or communication is in your future, you should attend one of MSU’s ARTS DAYS events, featuring participatory workshops with College of the Arts faculty, student performance, career talks, audition/interview preparation, campus tours and more.

For Further information:; or call 973-655-7346