School of Music Theatre & Dance

  1. September 21, 2023

    Little Amal, symbol of human rights, is heading to U-M

    Little Amal, a 12-foot puppet of a 10-year-old Syrian refugee child, will be making her way onto the U-M campus this weekend as part of a 6,000-mile walk across the United States.

  2. September 12, 2023

    Recording of two operas shines light on underrepresented work

    The first full recordings of two operas — “De Organizer” and “The Dreamy Kid” — performed in 2006 in Hill Auditorium were recently released.

  3. September 8, 2023

    Clare Croft to direct expanded arts research effort

    Clare Croft, a dance historian, theorist and curator, has been appointed to a new leadership position designed to expand and integrate the arts in faculty research across U-M.

  4. September 7, 2023

    New, expanded roles announced for Arts Initiative leadership

    Provost Laurie McCauley has appointed Mark Clague as interim executive director of the U-M Arts Initiative and expanded Vice Provost Sara Blair’s role to oversee the initiative, reflecting the university’s commitment to arts engagement.

  5. September 6, 2023

    U-M students bridge cultures, empower communities around world

    From China to Mongolia, and from France to South Africa, U-M students embarked on expeditions that defied borders and redefined cultural connections this summer.

  6. June 15, 2023

    OVPR awards $500K to support arts, humanities research

    The Office of the Vice President for Research awarded more than $500,000 this month as part of its Research Catalyst and Innovation Block Grants Program to support arts and humanities projects at U-M.

  7. April 28, 2023

    Arts Initiative announces 2023 Creative Careers Residents

    The Arts Initiative has announced three master’s degree-level residents for its Creative Careers Residency, a transitional program providing support for full-time, self-directed creative practice.

  8. April 27, 2023

    WOCAP announces 11th Shirley Verrett Award winner

    The Women of Color in the Academy Project will present its 11th annual Shirley Verrett Award to Amy Ku’uleialoha Stillman for her exemplary leadership and advocacy on behalf of diverse students.

  9. April 24, 2023

    Profiles of five prospective Class of 2023 graduates

    Each year The University Record profiles selected prospective graduates who highlight the range of experiences and people who attend U-M.

  10. April 24, 2023

    Musicology senior studies culture and impact of music

    Cedric Preston McCoy’s life is filled with music. The School of Music, Theatre & Dance senior said he loves playing, listening to and studying all forms of music.