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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • singer-music-theatre-opera

    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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    Fall 2020 student work highlights

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


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


The School of Music, Dance and Theatre welcomes new faculty member Kelly Kasper Hawkinson as a clinical professor of costume technology. “We are delighted to have an artist of Kelly Hawkinson’s...
Karen Schupp, associate professor and associate director of curriculum and instruction in ASU's School of Music, Dance and Theatre, has been awarded both the Susan W. Stinson Book Award for...
The ASU School of Music, Dance and Theatre welcomes Joyce McCall as assistant professor of music learning and teaching. McCall is one of the few scholars whose music education research focuses on...


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.

September 22, 2021
Madison Center for the Arts
September 26, 2021
Music Building, Katzin Concert Hall
September 27, 2021
Music Building, Katzin Concert Hall