• Student cellist performing with the ASU Symphony Orchestra

    Pursue your passion for music

    Cellist Jennifer Son, DMA 2019 in performance and 2019 ASU Concerto Competition winner, performs with the ASU Symphony Orchestra.

  • 5 people in 2 boats going down Lake Powell

    Join a laboratory for the future of American theatre

    The ASU production of “Men on Boats” retells a 1869 Colorado River expedition with a cast of non-male actors.

  • ASU dance performance Her Brown Body is Glory' for Juneteenth celebration

    Achieve your unique goals as a dancer

    Hannah Victoria Thomas presents her thesis work ‘Her Brown Body is Glory’ for the 2019 Fall Forward! showcase.

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    Fall 2020 student work highlights

    Showcase of music, dance and theatre student work from fall 2020.

    Highlights
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    Own the stage as a music theatre and opera artist

    The School of Music, Dance and Theatre offers one of the few programs in the U.S. with professional training in both music theatre and opera

Discover why the School of Music, Dance and Theatre is right for you.

You’ll find a cutting-edge music school with an abundance of opportunities that inspires creativity;
a dance school that encourages originality and demands dedication; and an inventive
theatre school with a comprehensive view of acting, design and production

News

ASU Music Theatre and Opera is adapting to the rapidly changing performance world by incorporating technology to enable live performances, while at the same time addressing issues of systemic racism...
What was the first robot you ever encountered? (Or maybe who is more apt, if less technically accurate – more on that later.) If you’re a boomer, it might have been the Jetsons' helpful if...
The 2020–21 performance season has been anything but normal for ASU’s orchestras and wind bands in the School of Music, Dance and Theatre, but in transitioning to virtual high-tech learning...

Events

Each year the School of Music, Dance and Theatre students, faculty, guest artists and staff perform and produce more than 600 concerts and recitals, up to 14 dance showcases and five fully-produced plays plus new works readings, workshops and more.

January 25, 2021
Music Building, Katzin Concert Hall
January 29, 2021
Music Building, Katzin Concert Hall