Rental Inquiries

 

The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center is available for performances, receptions and meetings. Our wide range of spaces can accommodate small gatherings or audiences with upwards of a thousand guests. In addition to our state-of-the-art performance spaces, we offer a full range of services including skilled technical personnel, ticketing and sales, audience services and access to campus security and catering services.

  • Versatile spaces of various sizes ensure just the right venue for your event
  • Guests enjoy access to Encore bar before the show and during intermission
  • Convenient garage and surface lot parking
  • Accessible loading docks
  • Online calendar listing for public events

Venues

The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center is home to six diverse performance venues.

Rental Rates

The Clarice Rental Rates are comprised of a package system.

Cost of the space is determined by the following formula:

VENUES + EQUIPMENT & LABOR PACKAGES + FRONT OF HOUSE

Half Day rate (50% discount) is applied to the VENUE cost for events that can occur within a 6 hour block — including set up and clean up time.

View our Rental Rate Sheet.

Contact the Scheduling Office

For all questions or inquiries about renting a space at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, please contact the Rentals Office at 301.405.2941 or by email at rentals-theclarice@umd.edu.

More Information

If you still have questions, review our Frequently Asked Rental Questions.

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