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Center for the Arts COVID-19 Public Health Update

The Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts is committed to the health and safety of our patrons and community members. Pepperdine University continues to closely follow the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak and has a comprehensive plan in place to protect the well-being of the University community. Details on the University's response are available on the University's COVID-19 planning and preparedness website.

In accordance with the Safer at Home Order for Control of COVID-19 issued by the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health, the Center for the Arts Box Office will remain closed to the public through April 19, 2020. For assistance, please leave a voicemail message at 310.506.4522 or email us at cfabox@pepperdine.edu. Your call will be returned within one business day.

The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art is closed to the public. You can view videos of our current exhibition, Rodin and Women: Muses, Sirens, Lovers, by visiting the event page. If circumstances allow, the next public exhibition at the Weisman Museum of Art will be Gwynn Murrill: Animal Nature, May 16–July 26, 2020.

At the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts, the following performances have been cancelled or postponed:

March 2020
Songfest | March 18–21, 2020
Benjamin Baker, Violin | March 22, 2020
Pepperdine Jazz Ensemble | March 23, 2020
Pepperdine Wind Ensemble | March 26, 2020
Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood | March 27, 2020
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical) | March 29, 2020

April 2020
Joan Osborne/The Weepies | Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Pepperdine Orchestra Masterworks Concert | April 2, 2020
The Pickford Ensemble | April 14, 2020
Pepperdine Theatre: The Cherry Orchard | April 15–18, 2020
Pepperdine Chamber Choir | April 21, 2020

If you have tickets to any of these performances, a refund will be issued to your original payment method. If you paid with a credit card, you should see a credit posted to your statement within 7–10 business days. The Box Office will be in touch with any patrons who paid with other payment methods.

Lea Salonga, who was scheduled to perform on April 28 and 29, has postponed her North American tour until Fall 2020. She will perform at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts on October 27 and 28, 2020. Your original tickets will be transferred to the corresponding date. Existing tickets for April 28 are valid for Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Tickets for April 29 are valid for Wednesday, October 28, 2020. You will not receive new printed tickets.

All other events after April 19, 2020 are currently happening as scheduled. Should we receive the recommendation to cancel events, we will prioritize the health of our audience, artists, and staff by implementing and communicating appropriate changes that ensure a safe environment. In the event of a cancellation, we'll notify all ticket holders by email, phone, and/or text.

The latest performance updates will be posted here, and the Box Office outgoing voicemail will also be updated if there are any changes to the schedule.

We hope that you and your loved ones remain safe. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.