• 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

More than a year ago, two Arizona State University students discovered that they not only shared a passion for musical theater, they also clicked as a creative team. Over 14 months and one pandemic,...
Two undergraduates and one graduate student in the ASU School of Music, Dance and Theatre received first place awards in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Southwest Division competition...
Double bass player Nathaniel De la Cruz recently won first place in the 2020 Talent Show of the Charleston International Music Competition and the grand prize in the Art Festival Bass Strings...

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.