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Gordon Hawkins , internationally acclaimed baritone and professor of voice in the ASU School of Music, Dance and Theatre, performed the role of "The Reverend" in Tazewell Thompson's...

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre’s dance program announces a return to live performances with the 2021-22 season. In selecting this season, faculty members focused on taking innovative...

With technology and innovation driving massive changes in consumer demand and behaviors, the new economy is simultaneously on the horizon and already here. Through its partnership with Arizona State...

Last year, students, staff and faculty from the School of Arts, Media and Engineering at Arizona State University came together and developed a Minecraft server designed to help creatively relieve...

In a return to live performances, Arizona State University's School of Music, Dance and Theatre announces the upcoming 2021–22 theater season. “We had a challenging year doing virtual...

The ASU Gospel Choir in the School of Music, Dance and Theatre recently released a recording, “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” with York University Gospel Choir as part of an international collaboration...

The School of Arts, Media and Engineering’s Fabrication Lab (FabLab) team launched a series of workshops to offer a creative outlet for students while they were virtually attending classes last year...

Robert Spring, professor in Arizona State University's School of Music, Dance and Theatre, received the International Clarinet Association’s highest honor, the Honorary Membership Award, at the...

Arizona State University's School of Music, Dance and Theatre welcomes Heather Feeney as lecturer in technical direction to the theater program. “I have had the pleasure of meeting and working...

For many students in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering and across Arizona State University, entrepreneurial thinking is more than a skill, it’s a mindset. Creating innovative solutions to...

Internships are a rite of passage for many undergraduate and graduate students at Arizona State University. And despite the COVID-19 pandemic, internships continue to take place, even if they have to...

The substantial disruption of COVID-19 has given the ASU orchestras a collective moment of recalibration — a moment to breathe and examine more deeply both the privilege and responsibility of...

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts are pleased to announce that the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) has joined as a...

The ASU School of Music, Dance and Theatre's Wind Bands 2021–22 concert season brings music back to the stage with a live audience. “Musicians love making music for others,” said Jason Caslor ,...

Summer’s heat and sun can push the surface temperature of city streets in Phoenix as high as 180 degrees Fahrenheit. Those streets then stay hot long after the sun goes down, radiating their built-up...

As a political psychology graduate student at Arizona State University, Stephanie Cahill never envisioned a scenario in which she would be researching how to become a construction worker. But when a...

Before it was built, the Mirabella at ASU community promised not only a beautiful living space but also the opportunity to take advantage of everything that Arizona State University has to offer....

ASU Music Theatre and Opera announces a 2021–22 season that includes works selected with a focus on providing equitable opportunities for all students. “We created a self-nominated season selection...

The number seven is often associated with good fortune, but luck had nothing to do with ASU’s latest accomplishment: For the seventh year in a row, the university is ranked No. 1 in innovation by U.S...

The ASU Art Museum is opening a new social justice exhibit on Friday in which 12 artists have created new works that explore the tragedy of mass incarceration. “Undoing Time: Art and Histories of...

ASU School of Arts, Media and Engineering Director Pavan Turaga has set a goal to empower all current and future students in the program with technofluency, a key pillar in the school’s mission...

Arizona State University alumnus and Tempe , Arizona, native Patrick Fanning will return home to ASU Gammage as music director and conductor for a national tour of the world-renowned musical and...

The Cross-Cultural Dance Resources (CCDR) Collections, recognized as an “American Treasure” in 2000 by the White House Millennium Project, will now offer online access to its rare archival media,...

When Mary Cook moved across the country from Nashua, New Hampshire, to attend Arizona State University, she planned to major in music. After an in-person visit to meet Professor Martin Schuring, she...

The upcoming semester is one for the books as Arizona State University gets ready to welcome a record-breaking number of degree-seeking students this fall semester. And at this month's...

Arizona State University Art Museum has been awarded a $50,000 Curatorial Research Fellowship from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Launched in 2008, the Andy Warhol Foundation...

A group of Arizona State University students explored the intersection of art and science and found astounding beauty. In the “Art and Science” course, students work with faculty members in the...

Brandon Dicks, a Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) student in trumpet performance, is leading the way with incorporating video and audio production into the skill set of the next generation of trumpet...

What is sacred? If something is sacred, can it be sold? These are the questions that Jacob Meders is asking in his exhibit titled “And It’s Built on the Sacred” at the Scottsdale Museum of...

A group of researchers from Arizona State University has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation for almost $1 million to fund the development of hybrid physical-computational...

Arizona State University music alumnus David Earll , who graduated with a Doctor of Muscial Arts in tuba performance in 2014 and is an assistant professor of tuba and euphonium at Ithaca College, was...

The School of Music, Dance and Theatre welcomes new faculty member Kelly Kasper Hawkinson as a clinical assistant professor of costume technology. “We are delighted to have an artist of Kelly...

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...

Paola Sanguinetti, noted expert in technology, sustainability and architecture, has been named the new director of The Design School in Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and...

Scientists have been sounding the alarm on the climate crisis for nearly three decades, and we still face major challenges. A group of Arizona State University educators are reaching out to youth for...

Lauren Sarah Hayes, musician, sound artist and assistant professor in Arizona State University's School of Arts, Media and Engineering, is receiving praise for her latest album of improvised...

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