A cartoon of Uncle Sam standing before and calling upon three people with their hands raised
Mills College Dance and Theater Studies Department Presents
2020: A Few Questions

Produced by Documentary Theater class.
Released June 28, 2020.

A clarinet player and keyboardist perform a multimedia piece before a projection screen at a Mills Music Now concert in Oakland, California.
Mills Music Now

From improvisation to world music to experimental sound art, this concert series pushes the boundaries of music as we know it.

A performing artist speaks before an engaged audience.
We Are the Voices

The We Are the Voices We Have Been Waiting For project connects Mills students with artists to collaborate around art and scholarship.

Actresses with the Oakland-based Ubuntu Theater Project clutch hands during a performance on stage on the Mills College campus.
Artist in Residence

Now accepting applications for 2020. Mills performing artist residencies support artists who represent the Bay Area’s rich diversity.


The ornate silouette of the air vent in the Mills College Music building, interposed with the title "X Sound 2020" X Sound Festival 2020 Graduating Mills music majors present original compositions and sound art, under the direction of Zeena Parkins.
Fields of colors splash a the frame making triangles and lines of color - descending light blue to cobalt to red amber to green. Adv. Audio Recording Culminating Projects Spring 2020 A collection of music and images created remotely by students at Mills College Center for Contemporary Music. Class taught by Christopher Davidson.
An image of an online instrument built by Mitch Stahlmann, four golden bars are stacked running horizontally on the left side of the frame, an askew blue square overlaps the top two golden bars and a orange ball overlays the bottom two. Seminar in Computer Music Culminating Projects Spring 2020 Digital music from the deepest parts of the web made with black market externals and sounds conjured from the net. Class taught by Kristin Galvin.
Chari is pictured in profile, gazing out of the left frame of the photo. Behind them is a sunset ranging from purple to orange. Signal Flow Festival 2020 Highlights from the March 2020 festival showcasing new works in music and sound art by graduating master’s degree candidates from Mills' Music program.
Two female performing artists rehearse a modern dance piece, like that which Mills alumna Shirley Mordine taught in her Chicago-based dance company. Mills Dance Alumna Shirley Mordine Feted by Chicago Tribune “Any semblance of modern dance in this city is because of Shirley Mordine,” declares the Tribune in a compelling retrospective on her storied career.

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