New Students Interested in the Department of Performing Arts

Welcome new students!  Discover dynamic programs in music, theater, and dance at Georgetown University’s Department of Performing Arts!

Georgetown’s vibrant Department of Performing Arts scene includes the College’s undergraduate degree programs in American Musical Culture and Theater & Performance Studies; a minor in Performing Arts; dozens of academic and co-curricular performing groups in music, theater, and dance; and a wide range of courses including public speaking and Humanities: Arts, Literatures and Cultures (HALC) requirements in the Gen Ed.

You can also watch this previously recorded GU Department of Performing Arts webinar for admitted students, in which you’ll be introduced to some faculty, staff, and students and learn about the Music, Theater & Performance Studies, and Dance Programs.

If you haven’t already, please fill out this Performing Arts Interest form to connect with us. For those wishing to participate in the ensembles for New Student Convocation, including Choir, Orchestra, or Jazz Combos, check out the additional information directly below.

NSO Convocation – Choir/Orchestra and Jazz Combos Performance

For those interested in participating in the NSO Orchestra, Choir or Jazz Combos, please complete this Performing Arts Interest form (new window) by July 15th, 2021. Ensemble Directors will be in touch following this deadline to provide additional participation details. If you are interested in participating in Convocation Orchestra/Choir/Jazz for Fall 2022, more information will be posted Summer 2022.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2021 auditions

Department of Performing Arts Open House
Tuesday, August 31 from 5:30-7 p..m.
Davis Performing Arts Center

Welcome Back Meeting for TPST Majors, Minors, & Friends
Date and Time TBA

Welcome Meeting for Music Majors & Minors
Date and Time TBA

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