COF Performing Arts

Improvise a soaring jazz solo, conduct a symphony, discover some new dance moves, or try your hand at directing.


Dance registration opens at 12:30 PM – no earlier, please – on January 23, 2017.  Go to this page to register!

Join the orchestra, chorus, dance ensemble, theater troupe and jazz band, all part of the COF Performing Arts program. Students, faculty and staff can find an opportunity to explore an interest or improve advanced skills. Students can also minor in performing arts through an academic program that integrates performing experience with classroom studies.

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Fall 2016 Performances!
See you there!


COF Jazz Band – Friday, November 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Leopard Café, Beatty Hall, Wentworth Institute of Technology
The COF Jazz Band presents Music of Spies and Sleuths, with jazz and fusion hits.

COF Orchestra – Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 7:30 PM
Alumnae Hall, Simmons College Residential Campus

From great classics like the finale movement of Tchaikovsky’s Second Symphony and the iconic Danse Macabre to the popular themes from West Side StoryDowntown Abbey, and The Force Awakens, this concert has a little something for everyone.

COF Dance Project
Tower Auditorium, MassArt , 621 Huntington Ave,
Friday, November 18, 2016 at 7:30 PM
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2:00 PM
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 6:00 PM

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$6.00 – Students, COF staff & faculty, seniors
$12.00 – General admission

Experience the exuberance of the COF Dance Project!  Over 200 students perform intense and energized works in a variety of dance styles:  tap, jazz, ballet, contemporary, Afro-Contemporary, and – new this year – Latin.  Get your tickets early, performances sell out!

COF Chorus – Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 7:00 PM
Wolf Community Room, Campus Center, Wheelock College
The COF Chorus presents E Pluribus Unum: A Celebration of Diversity

COF Theater Project
Winsor Theater, Winsor School, 102 Pilgrim Road
Friday, December 2, 2016 at 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 2:00 PM

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$6.00 – Students, COF staff & faculty, seniors
$12.00 – General admission

The COF Theater Project presents An Evening of David Ives.  Zany, thought-provoking, and always original, come enjoy an evening of wacky, award-winning, one-act comedy by playwright David Ives.