October 2023

Always Be Around

Corita Kent, Community & Pedagogy

October 2-December 15, 2023

Corita Kent (1918-1986), also known as Sister Mary Corita, was a pop artist, educator and social justice advocate. This exhibition demonstrates the importance and timeliness of Corita Kent’s art and teaching practice to a new generation of artists.

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Noontime Concert

October 3, 2023 | 12 pm

Florence Price’s Piano Sonata in E Minor
Matt Jaskot, piano

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Rosanna Xia

Working Writer Series

October 3, 2023 | 7:30 pm

Rosanna Xia, a Los Angeles Times environmental reporter, wrote California Against the Sea: Visions for Our Changing Coastline.  Her work has been featured in Best Science and Nature Writing and nominated for a Pulitzer Prize.

“A, E, I, O, You, and Sometimes Why”
Choreography and performance by Amber Sloan

October 4  | 5:30 p.m.


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Performance Forum #1

October 17, 2023 | 3:30 pm


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Ezequiel Menendez

Chapel Artist Series

October 17, 2023 | 7:30 pm


Deborah Goffe

Liturgy | Order | Bridge residency

October 18-19, 2023

Dance maker, performer and educator Deborah Goffe offers residency activities in conjunction with her new work “Liturgy|Order|Bridge,” which asks “How do we look to Black church forms as inspiration for secular practices of care?”

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W. Ralph Eubanks

Working Writer Series

October 19, 2023 | 7:30 pm

W. Ralph Eubanks is the author of A Place Like Mississippi—a tour of real and imagined landscapes that inspire writers—and two other books that explore race, place, and history in the American South.

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Coming Home

College Choir & Chamber Singers

October 20, 2023 | 8 pm

Holy Cross College Choir, Chamber Singers, and friends warmly present a program of musical selections centered around the theme of “Coming Home.” 

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Holy Cross Dance  Ensemble
October 21 | 8pm

Holy Cross Dance Ensemble will be performing student-choreographed dance routines in various styles: tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, hip-hop, musical theater, Irish step, and ballet. All are welcome to watch this student performance!

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Mike Monaghan & Friends

October 26, 2023 | 8 pm

Renowned Jazz musician Mike Monaghan and his colleagues will perform an exciting evening of jazz improvisation.

Dar WIlliams

October 27 | 7:30 PM


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Francisco Cantú

Working Writer Series

October 31, 2023 | 7:30 pm

Francisco Cantú is the author of The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border, winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in nonfiction.