Rental Inquiries

Thank you for your interest in renting space at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. We have reached our capacity to support external rentals from August 2023 through January 2024.  Until further notice, we are only accepting waitlist requests for external client rental inquiries for rentals beginning February 1, 2024 and thereafter. If you are interested in holding an event at The Clarice please fill out this form. We will be reevaluating our capacity and addressing waitlist requests after December 15, 2023. If you have any questions please contact


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:


Half Day rate (40% discount) is applied to the VENUE cost for events that can occur within a 6 hour block — including set up and clean up time.

University of Maryland Campus and Student Group rental rates available upon request.

View our Rental Rate Sheet.

More Information

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