The community is our classroom.
The city is big enough to support a lively arts scene and small enough to feel like home. Eugene is spontaneous enough for impromptu street buskers, but refined enough for chamber orchestras.
Eugene embraces the performing arts and offers UO students numerous avenues for performance beyond the resources of the UO campus. The city boasts more than 150 arts and cultural nonprofits including numerous dance companies, community choirs, musical ensembles, and theater troupes
The Eugene/Springfield area is full of off-campus arts organizations, concert venues, and opportunities to perform.
Local professional organizations in the area include: