UC Riverside

UC Riverside Presents...


Bringing Great Artists to UC Riverside

"UC Riverside Presents..." is a bi-monthly performing arts presentation dedicated to bringing once-in-a-lifetime performers and performances to the university for the enjoyment of students and art lovers alike. From contemporary dance to classical jazz, the UCR Performing Arts Programs continues to seek and attract artists of exceptional quality. Past events have included performances from such names as Bobby McFerrin, Perla Batalla, Cantus and the Whirling Dervishes of Turkey.

Whether your interests lay in music, dance, history, the theater or simply a night on the town, the UCR Presents Performing Arts Series offers a unique and individual opportunity for enrichment unlike any other in Inland Southern California. With accommodating ticket prices and remarkable talent, each season of the Performing Arts Series represents a new opportunity for enrichment, excitement and enjoyment.

. The majority of events are located at the University Theater, with larger events taking place downtown at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium. Tickets average $15 for students and around $30 for the general public.

Tickets can be ordered at the University Theater or just as easily online. The UCR Presents Performing Arts Series is just one of the many fine arts programs at UCR.


University Theatre

  • Box Office: On site, right of lobby doors
  • Hours: Weekdays, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. when school is in session, and one hour before performance
  • Tel: (951) 827-4331
  • Parking: $5 in Lot 6 payable to lot attendant on duty.
  • Directions: The Theatre is directly east of the intersection of West Campus Drive and Canyon Crest Drive

Riverside Municipal Auditorium

  • Box Office: On site, main floor, left of lobby doors facing Mission Inn Avenue
  • Hours: Weekdays, noon–6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., and open at 10 a.m. on all performance days
  • Tel: (951) 788-3944
  • Parking: Metered parking in effect until 8 p.m.
  • Directions: Located at 3485 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, the Riverside Municipal Auditorium is on the corner of Lemon Street and Mission Inn Avenue, just 2 blocks west of the 91 freeway

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