2024-25 Season Preview


An all new season of events is coming soon! This is just a taste of what we have in store. The full season of events and the opportunity to reserve your tickets will be available in early summer!



Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Bartók’s Concerto for Orchestra

MUSIC | Fri, Nov 15, 2024 • 8PM | Dekelboum Concert Hall
The BSO and Music Director Jonathon Heyward return to The Clarice with Bartók’s audaciously vibrant Concerto for Orchestra in a program also featuring virtuosic pianist Alice Sara Ott in Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G. 

Takács Quartet with Stephen Hough

MUSICTue, Feb 18, 2025 • 7:30PM | Gildenhorn Recital Hall
The world-renowned Takács Quartet is joined by one of the most distinctive pianists of our time, Sir Stephen Hough. 

Moonlight Benjamin

MUSIC | Thu, Mar 27, 2025 • 8PM | Kogod Theatre
The Haitian-raised, French-based priestess of voodoo blues rock shares her homage to Haiti evoking an Afro-energized Black Keys meets Dr. John.

Dorrance Dance & Ephrat Asherie: The Center Will Not Hold

DANCE | Thu, May 1, 2025 • 7:30PMKay Theatre
From hip-hop to tap and everything in between, these two choreographers join forces to create one unforgettable evening of dance.

Alex and Olmsted: Milo the Magnificent

PUPPETRYSat, May 10, 2025 • 11AM & 1PM | Kogod Theatre
Using stunningly innovative puppetry, Milo presents a variety of magic tricks that don’t always go as planned. Great for all ages!



Séjourné Concerto for Marimba and Strings: UMD Symphony Orchestra

MUSIC | Sat, Oct 5, 2024 • 8PM | Dekelboum Concert Hall
Celebrate the start of the School of Music’s season with a performance featuring the 2023 Concerto Competition Winner.

UMD Wind Orchestra with Myles Blakemore

MUSIC | Fri, Nov 1, 2024 • 8PM | Dekelboum Concert Hall
Join the UMD Wind Orchestra for a special program featuring the School of Music’s newest assistant professor of trombone, Myles Blakemore, as soloist.

Fall Choral Showcase: UMD Chamber Singers & University Chorale

MUSIC | Sun, Nov 10, 2024 • 7:30PM | Dekelboum Concert Hall
University Chorale and UMD Chamber Singers team up to present an evening of eclectic and uplifting choral selections!

Maryland Opera Studio Spring Production

MUSIC | April 11-19, 2025Various Times | Kay Theatre
Mark your calendars for the School of Music’s spring opera! This fully produced production brings together students from across the performing arts at Maryland for a monumental music experience.



Fall M.F.A. Dance Thesis Concert

DANCE | Oct 25-27, 2024 • Various TimesDance Theatre
This concert showcases stunning and provocative choreography by M.F.A. candidates in the UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies.


THEATER | Nov 15-22, 2024 • Various TimesKogod Theatre
A captivating theatrical performance brings Ovid’s ancient myths to life on stage. Set against the backdrop of a pool of water, the performance presents a series of tales, exploring themes of love, loss and transformation.

for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf

THEATER | Feb 21–28, 2025 • Various TimesKay Theatre
A combination of poetry, dance, music and drama, this production explores the lived experiences, struggles and resilience of seven African-American women.

UMoves: Undergraduate Dance Concert

DANCEMay 2–4, 2025 • Various Times | Dance Theatre
In this varied, vibrant and celebratory dance presentation, the UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies offers new works of art in motion!