School of Music Theater and Dance

Find Your Path

SMTD provides an educational experience that combines deep discipline-focused excellence with the breadth of offerings and resources afforded by a world-class public research university. Our students hone their skills in the classroom, on the stage, and in the studio through personalized teaching and training, while pushing the bounds of the performing arts.

2024 Collage Concert
January 20 | 8:00 pm

Featuring the incredible range of SMTD ensembles and programs, with students performing one riveting work after another without pause. Join us at Hill Auditorium for a nonstop and exhilarating evening of virtuoso performances.

Tour & Explore

Visit SMTD in-person or virtually to learn about our programs, see our talented students and faculty in action, and explore our vibrant and beautiful campus!

Performances & Events

Join us for fully staged productions, instrumental ensembles, choirs, dance showings, and more in the 2023-24 Performance Season.

Faculty & Research

SMTD faculty regularly earn accolades for their expertise and teaching excellence. They develop academic programs and lead research projects that put us in the forefront of performing arts scholarship.

Engagement Programs

Our K-12, summer, and lifelong learning programs bring high-quality performing arts programming to our community.

Support SMTD

Your generosity supports our exceptional students, world-class faculty, and groundbreaking programs and facilities.