Initiated and funded by the Herb Alpert Foundation and administered by California Institute of the Arts since 1994, the Alpert Award in the Arts provides unrestricted annual prizes to five mid-career artists working in the fields of dance, film/video, music, theatre and the visual arts.
REDCAT presentations of work by Alpert Award recipients are made possible in part through the generous support of the foundation. Alpert Award artists featured at REDCAT include Paul Chan, Rinde Eckert, Pat Graney, Carl Hancock Rux, Vijay Iyer, Marc Bamuthi Joseph, Anne LeBaron, Ralph Lemon, Victoria Marks, Bill Morrison, René Tajima-Peña and Walid Raad, among others.
03.12.20- To comply with the overnight directive of the California Department of Public Health and a mandate from the County of Los Angeles, effective today, March 12, 2020, all REDCAT performances are being postponed through May 15, 2020.
02.25.20- California Institute of the Arts Appoints João Ribas as the Steven D. Lavine Executive Director of the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater (REDCAT) and Vice President for Cultural Partnerships