• 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.

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    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.

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    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

  • Music, dance and theatre workshops and classes for middle school, high school, educators, community members and ASU students of all levels

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

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

News

Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable spring 2021 graduates . Dave Osmundsen graduates this spring with an MFA in dramatic writing, and he is already making a name...
Wrapping up the School of Music, Dance and Theatre’s 2020-2021 virtual performance season for dance is SpringDanceFest, and the lineup is set to move audiences beyond just the physical. The concert...
The School of Music, Dance and Theatre in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts has announced four winners in the 2021 Concerto Competition. The school holds the competition each year for...

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.