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    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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    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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    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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    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

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    2021-22 Season

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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


Students find their way to Arizona State University at many points in their lives — straight after high school, transferring from community college or mid-career. One group of students is pursuing a...
“Multiplicity,” the School of Music, Dance and Theatre’s 11th annual PRISMS Festival at Arizona State University, features engaging works with a wealth of diversity in contemporary music. The 2021...
Undergraduate senior Anna Sera, a Bachelor of Music in music theater performance student at Arizona State University, was recently awarded the 2021 Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award. The monetary...


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.

December 1, 2021
Music Building, Evelyn Smith Music Theatre
December 1, 2021
The Nash
December 1, 2021
Music Building, Katzin Concert Hall