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Events Calendar

  • University Chorus and Chamber Singers Winter Concert: Dona Nobis Pacem

    Sunday, March 19, 2023

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM

    The Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill 8855 Germantown Ave Philadelphia, PA 19118

    • Everyone
    "For my enemy is dead—a man divine as myself is dead; I look where he lies, white-faced and still, in the coffin"
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  • Concert Band Winter Concert: From Darkness, Light

    Sunday, March 19, 2023

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Mandell Theater 3220 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Concert Band Winter Concert: From Darkness, Light

    March 19, 2023 | 7PM | Mandell Theater

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Jan 9)

    The Concert Band demonstrates the wide range of expression in band music of the modern era. Pieces from composers by Perkins, Maslanka, Copley, and Thomas connect the themes of darkness and light.

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  • Rankin Scholars in Residence Series - Maria Bauman

    Thursday, April 27, 2023

    6:30 PM-8:00 PM

    Pearlstein Gallery

    • Everyone
    An interdisciplinary project between Dance, Digital Media, the Pearlstein Gallery, the Writer’s Room, and students from West Philadelphia High School and lead artist and Rankin Scholar, Maria Bauman
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  • Obsidian: Installation Activation, an Investigation of Black Wealth

    Thursday, April 27, 2023

    6:30 PM-8:30 PM

    Pearlstein Gallery URBN Annex 3401 Filbert Street

    • Everyone

    Obsidian: Installation Activation, an Investigation of Black Wealth
    with Maria Bauman

    Thursday, April 27, 2023
    6:30pm
    Pearlstein Gallery

    An interdisciplinary project between Dance, Digital Media, the Pearlstein Gallery, the Writer’s Room, and students from West Philadelphia High School and lead artist and Rankin Scholar, Maria Bauman.

    Bauman is an international dance artist specializing in humanistic, anti-racist community organizing embedded in creative process. The work furthers her research on various kinds of wealth and abundance and offers the students a formative experience in being part of an original, research-based artwork. With this new dance piece, she is probing themes of luxury, abundance, and the politics of Black wealth while examining Jillian Hernandez’s Aesthetics of Excess: The Art and Politics of Black and Latina Embodiment, using autoethnography as her methodology.

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  • Rankin Scholars in Residence Series - Phil Chan

    Friday, May 5, 2023

    5:00 PM-7:00 PM

    Black Box Theater, URBN Annex

    • Everyone
    The Rankin Scholar-in-Residence Series, named in honor of former Dean Marjorie Rankin and established through the continuing donations of her friends and colleagues, seeks to bring noted individuals to campus who excel in the multidisciplinary education championed by the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design. The goal of the Series is to inspire students, stimulate research, invigorate professional networks, and aid in the continuing development of the Drexel community.  
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  • Songs For A New World

    Friday, May 12, 2023

    8:00 PM-10:00 PM

    Mandell Theater 3220 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Songs For A New World
    Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
    Directed by Bill Fennelly

    Opening: May 12, 2023 | 8pm
    May 13, May 18-20, 2023 | 8 pm
    May 14, 2023 | 2 pm
    Mandell Theater

    General Admission: $20
    Non-Drexel Students: $15
    Drexel Student/Faculty/Staff/Industry: $10

    Tickets can be reserved here (starting Apr 10)

    With a soaring, vibrant score that blends pop, gospel and jazz, Songs for a New World transports the audience from the deck of a 1492 Spanish sailing ship to the ledge of a Fifth Avenue high-rise. Jason Robert Brown’s stunning song cycle examines life, love, and the choices ordinary people make when faced with extraordinary moments.

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  • Sites of Dance

    Thursday, June 1, 2023

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Drexel's Campus Specific locations are TBD

    • Everyone


    Sites of Dance

    June 1-3, 2023 | 7PM | Drexel’s Campus (specific locations TBD)

    Tickets will be available here (starting Apr 3)

    This special site-specific concert will happen on Drexel’s campus and serve as a novel way to witness dance in relationship to architecture. Dance Ensemble and FreshDance students will collaborate to create this unique event. Through mentorship and creative research, students will dive into their own artistic impetus. Come see emerging artistic voices as they develop unique dance and performance. You won’t want to miss this captivating evening of dance!

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  • Chamber Strings Spring Concert

    Tuesday, June 6, 2023

    7:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Main Auditorium Main Building 3141 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone

    Chamber Strings Winter Concert

    June 6, 2023 | 7:30pm | Main Auditorium

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Apr 3)

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  • Jazz Orchestra Spring Concert

    Thursday, June 8, 2023

    7:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Mandell Theater 3220 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Jazz Orchestra Spring Concert: Send-Off!

    June 8, 2023 | 7:30pm | Mandell Theater

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Apr 3)

    Come celebrate with the Jazz Orchestra as we wish luck to the 2023 graduating seniors! This concert commemorates the long history of the Jazz Orchestra with alumni special guests and by connecting graduating seniors with the greater community of alumni with a festive jam session like send-off.

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  • Outdoor Music Jam Spring 2023

    Friday, June 9, 2023

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM

    Chestnut Square Plaza 33rd and Chestnut (between La Scala's Fire and Shake Shack)

    • Everyone


    Outdoor Music Jam
    featuring Fusion Band, Rock Ensemble, and Percussion Ensemble

    June 9, 2023 | 1-4pm | Chestnut Square Plaza

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  • Drexel University Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert: Grand Finale

    Friday, June 9, 2023

    7:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Main Auditorium Main Building 3141 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Drexel University Orchestra Spring Concert: Grand Finale

    June 9, 2023 | 7:30pm | Main Auditorium

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Apr 3)

    DUSO will wrap up the year with a concert certain to excite all orchestral music lovers. Featured soloist will be the winner of the 2023 DUSO Solo Competition.

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  • All-College Choir and Chamber Brass and Winds Spring Concert

    Saturday, June 10, 2023

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Main Auditorium Main Building 3141 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    All-College Choir and Chamber Brass and Winds Spring Concert

    June 10, 2023 | 7pm | Main Auditorium

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
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  • Mediterranean Ensemble Spring Concert

    Saturday, June 10, 2023

    7:30 PM-9:30 PM

    Mandell Theater 3220 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Mediterranean Ensemble Spring Concert

    June 10, 2023 | 7:30pm | Mandell Theater

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
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  • University Chorus and Chamber Singers Spring Concert: Spring!

    Sunday, June 11, 2023

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM

    Great Court Main Building 3141 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    University Chorus and Chamber Singers Spring Concert: Spring!

    June 11, 2023 | 3pm | Great Court

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Apr 3)

    With spring comes newness. Join the University Chorus and Chamber Singers for a world premiere of a commissioned work by Philadelphia composer, Melissa Dunphy.

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  • Concert Band Spring Concert: Phrom Philly

    Sunday, June 11, 2023

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Mandell Theater 3220 Chestnut Street

    • Everyone


    Concert Band Spring Concert: Phrom Philly

    June 11, 2023 | 7pm | Mandell Theater

    Tickets are free but registration is required.
    Reserve your tickets here (starting Apr 3)

    The Concert Band welcomes special guests, Philadelphia Brass, for a program of composers with a Philadelphia connection. Works by composers such as Barber, Bernstein, and Persichetti.

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