The Performing and Visual Arts at St. Olaf

Music. Theater. Dance. the Visual Arts. From the world renowned St. Olaf Christmas Festival to exhibits by visiting and campus artists to innovative theater productions and dance performances, St. Olaf offers a vibrant arts showcase, providing outstanding cultural offerings throughout the academic year. Whether appreciated live or via web streaming, there is a wealth of talent and creativity to enjoy.

What’s New

St. Olaf Choir and Magnum Chorum team up for Pietá

The St. Olaf Choir, conducted by Professor of Music Anton Armstrong '78, will welcome Magnum Chorum to campus this Sunday, May 1, for a joint performance of the passion o ...

 

Students present their work on cup library at national conference

How do you create a library of 62 cups handmade by 54 artists nationwide that anyone from a community of more than 3,000 people can check out? Just ask Liam Hannan ...

 

St. Olaf student wins national music competition

St. Olaf College student Samuel Viguerie '17 won first place in the string division at the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Young Artist Competition in San Anto ...

 

The sounds of a ‘super’ internship

If you were one of the millions of people following the Super Bowl on social media this year, you might have seen a video or two featuring the work of John Kronlokken ...

 

Making connections in the fine arts

One third of St. Olaf College students are involved in music, and many want to make music part of their career — as musicians or as managers. Many others major or parti ...

 

A jazz program that’s going places

Five Minnesota kids with a passion for jazz didn't have to go far to find a college where they could hone their skills with a nationally recognized ensemble. Now t ...