Get Involved

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Be a NextNOW Fest partner

Is your organization interested in partnering on an event or experience at NextNOW Fest? Contact Megan Pagado Wells at

Maryland Students for the Arts

The Maryland Students for the Arts Advisory Council (MSA) is comprised of UMD undergraduate and graduate students of all majors who provide feedback to the administration of The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center on experience, budget, policy and student outreach. MSA forums bring together students and arts administrators for conversations about performance initiatives, financial strategy and arts advocacy at UMD. More information. 

Work at The Clarice

Work on NextNOW Fest and other Clarice events throughout the year with our Artist Services, Guest Experience and Production departments. Opportunities will be posted on this page when available. More information.