The schedule for the 2023 ArtsGala is still being planned. The 2022 schedule is shown below so you can get a sense of the level of entertainment options that may be available at the 2023 gala!


VIP Reception

VIP Reception for sponsors, society members, host committee, and grand patrons

  • Time: 6—7 p.m.
  • Location: Lower Stein Galleries

Opening Reception

  • Time: 7—7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Schuster Hall

Ongoing Activities

Art Viewing

Selections from Permanent Art Collection and Stein Collection

  • Time: 6—10:45 p.m.
  • Location: Lower Stein Galleries

Senior Thesis

2022 Senior Thesis Exhibition

  • Time: 6—10:45 p.m.
  • Location: Upper Stein Galleries

Cigar Tent

Enjoy bourbon, music, and cigars

  • Time: 6—11 p.m.
  • Location: Cigar tent

Tequila Bar

Enjoy specialty tequila

  • Time: 7—11 p.m.
  • Location: Upper Lobby

Dining and Performances

  • Time: 7:30—10:45 p.m.
  • Location: Various Locations

Photo Portraits

Complimentary photo portraits

  • Time: 6:30—10:30 p..m.
  • Location: Stein Collection Gallery


Dance on the Theatre Stage

  • Time: 11—midnight
  • Location: Festival Playhouse

Performance Times

Opening Ceremony

Feature highlights from Art, Dance, Music, and Theatre

  • Time: 7—7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Schuster Hall

Student Dance Concert

  • Time: 7:45—8:10, 8:45—9:10, 9:45—10:10 p.m.
  • Location: Dance Space 170

Highlights from Sweet Charity

  • Time: 8—8:30, 9—9:30, 10—10:30 p.m.
  • Location: Festival Playhouse

Making a Scene: Creating Big

Motion Pictures and Acting students will recreate one of your favorite scenes from the Tom Hanks hit, BIG.

  • Time: 7:45—8:15, 8:30—9, 9:15—9:45, 10—10:30 p.m.
  • Location: Jubilee Directing Lab

School of Music’s Chamber Orchestra presents “Danzas”

  • Time: 8:35 p.m.
  • Location: Schuster Hall

School of Music’s Percussion Ensemble Extravaganza!

  • Time: 9:35 p.m.
  • Location: Schuster Hall

The Art Experience

  • Time: Continuous Live Art Creation
  • Locations:
    • Drawing in the Lower Stein Galleries
    • Painting in the Stein Collection Gallery
    • Photography display in the Stein Gallery Reception area
    • Sculpting on the 2nd floor Stein Gallery landing
    • Print-making in the Upper Stein Galleries

Dining Show Times

Chamber Music in the Salon

Student performances of exquisite Chamber Music selections

  • Time: 7:30—7:55, 8:15—8:40, 9—9:25, 9:45—10:10 p.m.
  • Location: Music Wing

Opera Under the Parisian Sky

Highlights of your favorite operas, including the School of Music’s latest production, Hansel and Gretel

  • Time: 7:45—8:10, 8:30—8:55, 9:15—9:40, 10—10:25 p.m.
  • Location: Music Wing

Broadway’s Greatest Hits

A musical revue highlighting current, past, and future Broadway hits, featuring our guest artist, award-winning composer, and Wright State alumnus, Christian Duhamel

  • Time: 7:45—8:10, 8:30—8:55, 9:15—9:40, 10—10:25 p.m.
  • Location: Herbst Theatre

Disney Rocks!

An upbeat song and dance revue of favorite Disney musical hits in contemporary arrangements

  • Time: 7:30—7:55, 8:15—8:40, 9—9:25, 9:45—10:10 p.m.
  • Location: Stage Combat Room

Oh, Woo Me! Woo Me! Shakespeare and Romance

Your favorite classical love scenes and sonnets performed with wit and romance by our Acting students

  • Time: 7:30—7:55, 8:15—8:40, 9—9:25, 9:45—10:10 p.m.
  • Location: Theatre Wing