Austin Arts Center

  • For a complete list of public events at Trinity College, click here
  • For tickets, please call the Austin Arts Center box office at (860) 297-2199.  The box office is open Monday-Friday from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. and two hours prior to events.
  • The Widener Gallery is open 1:00 - 6:00 p.m., closed Saturday.
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Fall 2014


Through December 7 (closed November 26-30 for Thanksgiving break)
Michael Borders: The Connecticut Industry Mural
Comprising eight panels, each representing one of Connecticut’s counties. Painted in oil and acrylic on canvas, the series was completed after 25 years.
Austin Arts Center, Widener Gallery


Tuesday, December 2 at 12:15 p.m.
Common Hour Classical Concert: Trinity Instrumentalists and Vocalists
A wide variety of musical styles performed by students enrolled in the Music Department’s program of private lessons.
Trinity College Chapel
Free admission


Tuesday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Jazz Ensemble
Jennifer Allen, Music Director
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission


Wednesday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Samba, Steel, and Parang Concert
Trinity Samba Ensemble, led by Eric Galm; Trinity Steel Band, led by Curtis Greenidge; and Los Amigos Cantadores performing parang music of Trinidad and Tobago
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission


Thursday, December 4 at 12:15 p.m.
Common Hour Classical Concert: Chamber Ensembles Recital
Nancy Curran, Ensembles Coordinator
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission


Thursday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Chanel Erasmus ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons
Free admission


Friday, December 5
Yanique Anderson ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis, at 7:00 p.m.
Malcom Moon ’15, Theater and Dance Thesis, at 8:30 p.m.
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons
Free admission


Sunday, December 7 at 4:00 p.m. and at 7:00 p.m.
Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols
Featuring the Trinity College Choir and the Chapel Singers performing music of the season.
John Rose, director, and Christopher Houlihan, organist.
Trinity College Chapel
Free admission


Monday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Winter Brew
Showcase of choreography by Trinity students
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons, 240 New Britain Avenue
Free admission


Tuesday, December 9 at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Salvaged Fragments
The Trinity/La MaMa Performing Arts Program in New York City Showcase
Michael Burke, Program Director
The Performance Lab at Trinity Commons, 240 New Britain Avenue
Free admission


Wednesday, December 10 at 12:15 p.m.
Student Compositions Recital
Austin Arts Center, Goodwin Theater
Free admission