OCA’s Affiliated Arts Programs

    People Singing at a Chamber Choir Performance at SOU Recital Hall

Affiliated Arts Programs

Supported by the Oregon Center for the Arts

Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University is excited to be associated with the following Affiliated Arts Programs. Housed or largely supported by the University, these programs engage the community through presentations, collaborations, special events, and performances.

Mixed Media Bust of Shakespeare


A forum to explore new and provocative thinking about the works of William Shakespeare through the prism of an American perspective.

Chamber Music Enso Concert Performance

Chamber Music Concerts

Chamber Music Concerts (CMC) is a concert presenter dedicated to bringing world-class chamber music and an educational outreach program to the Rogue Valley.

Girls sitting outside the Schneider Museum of Art at Southern Oregon University

Schneider Museum of Art

Serving both an academic and community audience, the SMA provides a challenging environment that engages with the visual arts through exhibitions and programs.

Jazz Ensemble – SOU Performing Arts

One World Performance Series

Featuring some of the top artists touring the West Coast with the goal of bringing people together to share the universal language of music and the performing arts.

Performance artists on the lawn at the Oregon Fringe Festival

Oregon Fringe Festival at
Southern Oregon University

Each spring, the OFF joins an international arts festival movement celebrating a 70-year history of creating venues for unconventional artists and audiences.

Emerging Media Convention

EMCon is an annual digital media convention for students, alumni, and professionals working in the digital media industry to collaborate and expand support networks.

Clarinets Music Program Performing in the concert hall at SOU

Affiliated OCA Programs

Chamber Music Concerts
Tutunov Piano Series
Shakespeare Visiting Schools Program
Ashland Chamber Music Workshop
Schneider Museum of Art
Oregon Fringe Festival
Honors High School Band and Chorus
Westwind Review
Emergent Forms Reading Series
JPR One World Performance Series
EmCon – Emerging Media Convention

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— Henri Matisse