All Arts Events

Buy Tickets Online NowThe Saddleback College Fine Arts and Media Technology Department hosts many vibrant events throughout the year in the performing arts and studio arts. Tickets can be purchased online and/or in person at the ticket office.

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(949) 582-4656
Hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4pm.

Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at our beautiful Saddleback College campus, located at 28000 Marguerite Parkway Mission Viejo, CA. 92691 (one block east of the I-5 freeway at the Avery Pkwy. exit).

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Upcoming Arts Events

  • Dancers
    April 18, 2019 - 7:30pm to April 20, 2019 - 7:30pm
    The Dance Department presents

    Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, April 18, 19 & 20

    All shows are at 7:30 p.m.
    McKinney Theatre
    $15 at-the-door; $12 (presale only)
  • April 22, 2019 - 9:00am to May 15, 2019 - 9:00pm
    Come to the Gallery in the Fine Arts Complex to view works created by Saddleback College students. The exhibit is open Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, from 12:30 to 4 p.m.  Students may schedule a private class viewing through their...
  • Saddleback College Jazz Instructor Joey Sellers
    April 22, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Come join the Jazz Lab Ensemble as they experiment with the music of intergalactic traveler Sun Ra, and play jazz by Joe Henderson.

    McKinney Theatre
    $10 general; $7 students/seniors (presale only)
  • April 25, 2019 - 9:00am to April 26, 2019 - 5:30pm
    It's planting season! Dress up your home and garden with the perfect plant in a beautiful container handcrafted by Saddleback College ceramics students. The plant sale takes place in the Saddleback Greenhouse on Thursday and Friday, April 25 and...
  • April 26, 2019 - 7:30pm to May 5, 2019 - 7:30pm
    by Bert V. Royal

    Trevor Biship-Gillespie directs this ribald and darkly comic contemporary update of everyone’s favorite cartoon characters as teenagers. Good Grief!

    This production is recommended for audiences 15 years of age and older....
  • Jazz combo photo by Vince Neale
    April 26, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Saddleback College's BIG BAND, under the direction of Joey Sellers, gets together once again for a Friday night of Jazz favorites along with some world premieres in the final concert of the Spring semester.

    McKinney Theatre

    $10 General; $7...
  • Film reel and projector
    April 27, 2019 - 1:30pm
    Saddleback College joins the Film Showcase at the Newport Beach Film Festival.

    Come to the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach to view the Saddleback College Collegiate showcase. The Showcase includes films made by students in Saddleback's Film 2,...
  • Professor Kirill Gliadkovsky
    April 27, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Saddleback College Advanced Piano and Ensemble students perform in the first of two Spring Piano Shows.

    McKinney Theatre
    $20 general; $15 seniors/$10 students (presale only)

  • Jazz combo photo by Vince Neale
    April 29, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Come see what Saddleback College's eight different jazz combos have been working on this semester. Featuring standard American jazz and originals by our students, this creative enterprise is always a fun way to end the semester. Join the fun!...
  • Soloist with Georgios Kouritas
    May 3, 2019 - 9:00am
    Start your day off on all the right notes with the Saddleback College Chamber Orchestra in a Friday morning concert.

    FA 103 (in the Fine Arts Complex)

    FREE Admission
  • Richard Cionco at the piano
    May 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
    American classical pianist Richard Cionco has been performing since he was 9 years old. Also a music educator (CSU Sacramento) Cionco joins Saddleback College students and guests for...
  • wind instruments in concert
    May 3, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Join the Saddleback Wind Ensemble for a concert conducted by Saddleback's own Georgios Kouritas. 

    FA 103 (in the Fine Arts Complex)

    $15 general; $10 students/seniors (presale only)
  • Richard Cionco at the piano
    May 4, 2019 - 7:30pm

    Trifles, Tragedy & Triumph:  American classical pianist Richard Cionco plays works by Beethoven, Janáček, Lecuona, Chopin, and Liszt. 

    McKinney Theatre

  • Saddleback College speech team members
    May 6, 2019 - 5:00pm
    Hear the award-winning Saddleback College Speech & Debate team extemporize, contemporize, and hypothesize as they verbalize topics and issues of the times.

    McKinney Theatre

    $10 at the door; $7 (presale only)
  • violinist
    May 10, 2019 - 9:00am
    Start your day off with the beautiful sounds of the Saddleback College Chamber Orchestra.

    FA103 (in the Fine Arts Complex)

    FREE Admission

  • HipHop
    May 10, 2019 - 7:00pm

    Studio Theatre

    FREE Admission
  • Chorale singers
    May 10, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Join musical director Scott Farthing and the Saddleback College Community Chorale as they sing Fauré’s Requiem in an evening concert.

    LRC Lobby (Saddleback College Library)

    FREE Admission
  • Saddleback Symphony with Yorgos Kouritas
    May 11, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Hear the Saddleback College Symphony Orchestra conducted by Georgios Kouritas.

    McKinney Theatre

    $15 general; $10 students/seniors (presale only)
  • Band playing outdoors
    May 15, 2019 - 7:30pm
    Saddleback College Commercial Music students fill the Fine Arts complex with pop, rock, soul, hip hop, and more!

    Fine Arts Courtyard

    FREE Admission
  • Saddleback College Chamber Singers
    May 17, 2019 - 7:30pm
    by Craig Hella Johnson

    Saddleback College Chamber Singers perform Craig Hella Johnson's 100-minute oratorio, “Considering Matthew Shepard” that explores the life, death and legacy of the young Wyoming man who was ...
  • Grand Pianos
    May 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Saddleback College Piano Ensemble and Advanced Piano students perform an afternoon recital. There will be a reception immediately following the performance.

    McKinney Theatre

    $10 general; $7 seniors/$5 students (presale only)

    Children under...