2020 Spring Musical: In the Heights
Music & Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda | Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes
"A groundbreaking 21st-century musical. This extraordinary blend of old and new pushes the sound of Broadway even deeper into fresh territory. It's one of the most satisfying musicals in years." – New York Magazine
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning creators of Hamilton, don't miss this Tony Award-winning hip-hop musical. Set in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York's upper-upper West Side, this vibrant musical tells the story of Usnavi, whose parents emigrated from the Dominican Republic to give him a better life. Usnavi and his neighborhood inhabitants struggle with identity, the heat, and their daily lives. Don't miss the musical that made Lin-Manuel Miranda a star!
Chico State Guitar Ensemble: Strums and Plucks
A small performance group of students with a passion for classical guitar, the Chico State Guitar Ensemble returns to the stage for their annual spring concert. Whether revamping classics or embracing newer orignal works, this group always gives entertaining and enthusiastic performances.
Sundays at Two: An Afternoon of Jazz
Yamaha Artist and faculty member Rocky Winslow joins with guests and faculty to present an afternoon of jazz to celebrate spring commencement.