Arts & Culture

At UBC, a thriving and vibrant culture is made up of an eclectic mix of performances, festivals, events and cultural studies that showcase a diverse range of creative disciplines at their best.

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UBC Events

With so many cultural events going on, the Events Calendar is a great way to navigate what is going on at UBC. Choose your date and see what shows are on at our many venues. Tickets and pricing available on venue websites.

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Museums and art galleries include MOA (Museum of Anthropology), Morris and Helen Belkin gallery, the Beaty Biodiversity Museum and the Pacific Museum of the Earth and are open to visitors, neighbors and the public twelve months of the year. Discover programming, purchase tickets, or view a list of campus attraction tours. Prefer to explore on your own? Download our free UBC Attractions map.

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Performing Arts

The creative expression of UBC’s performing arts finds its way to the following stages at UBC: The Frederic Wood Theatre, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, the Dorothy Somerset Theatre, the Roy Barnett Recital Hall and Old Auditorium and finally, the Okanagan’s UBC Theatre. Through leading-edge public programming, world-class guest performances and student-led productions, the performing arts at UBC offers the local community and visitors to Vancouver a rich, cultural experience all year round.

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