Enjoy an evening of art, music, and theatre
by Wright State students



photo from the artsgala eventARTSGALA—it’s considered to be one of the premier arts events in the Dayton area! The highlight of Wright State’s arts season, ARTSGALA is a well-established evening of top-notch entertainment and activities showcasing the talents of our students in art, music, theatre, dance, and motion pictures. In the past 15 years this event has raised over $1.75 million in scholarship funding for arts students, while providing a magical evening for over 700 patrons annually.

The popular black tie optional event features a variety of entertainment, fine dining, and a magnificent silent auction. From Broadway revues and musical ensembles to live sculpting and painting, the program talent leaves those attending spellbound over the excellence of the students.

Features include:

  • Live performances to accompany themed culinary delights in our five dining rooms
  • Wind Symphony, featuring Stars and Stripes Forever
  • Broadway production
  • Live artistic creation by student artists
  • Student film festival
  • Chamber orchestra and dance performance
  • Senior Thesis Show featuring artwork by Wright State Art Majors
  • Cigar and sports tent
  • Multiple dance floors for students and guests
  • Wine and bourbon tastings
  • Martini lounge
  • Silent Auction with over 100 impressive items

We hope you will take some time reviewing our website. To get a taste of what’s in store in 2015, be sure to view some of our highlights from past ARTSGALA events!

Interested in being added to our mailing list? Email jennifer.buckwalter@wright.edu