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The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center

The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center is in the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Maryland. As part of a major public research university, The Clarice is committed to collaboration and the creation and support of new work that further advances our knowledge and understanding, working in its creative radius. The Clarice is creating the NextNOW. We are building the future of the arts by educating, training and presenting the next generation of artists and creative innovators. By shaping NextNOW audiences, experiences and artists, The Clarice breaks through traditional boundaries in art-making and audience development.

11 AM to 11 PM

Varies by performance.

Calendar of Events
Dec 1UMD Jazz Ensemble, UMD Jazz Lab Band & University Jazz Band: Winter Big Band Showcase
Dec 1UMD Korean Percussion Ensemble
Dec 2New Music at Maryland
Dec 5UMD Symphony Orchestra & UMD Wind Orchestra: Sibelius 6
Dec 6Kreativity End-Of-Semester Performance
Dec 7Honors Chamber Recital
Dec 7UMD Repertoire Orchestra: Fiesta!
Dec 8UMD Percussion Ensemble
Dec 10UMD Gameland Saraswati & UMD Japanese Koto Ensemble
Dec 11 - Dec 12Delta Chi Xi Honorary Dance Fraternity: New Dances
Dec 12UMD Wind Ensemble, University Band, Community Band & Mighty Sound of Maryland: Kaleidoscope of Bands
Jan 8Vincent E. Thomas/VTDance
Jan 2532nd Annual Choreographers' Showcase
Jan 30 - Jan 31Macbeth
Feb 6Meccorre Quartet (Poland)
Feb 7Ragamala Dance (Bharata Natyam, Indian Dance): Song of the Jasmine
Feb 7Juiced
Feb 13 - Feb 21The Lost World
Feb 15Fauré Piano Quartett (Germany)
Feb 24Open Studio, Open Mind: The Role of the Academy in an Artist's Development
Feb 27 - Mar 7Big Ten New Play Initiative: Good Kids by Naomi Iizuka
Feb 27Tigran Hamasyan (Armenia)
Feb 27UMD Wind Orchestra: Dance Concerto
Feb 28UMD Symphony Orchestra: Music in Mind: Prokofiev and Mahler 5
Mar 2TEMPO Spring Concert
Mar 3 - Mar 7BOOMscat
Mar 7The Westerlies, Brass Quartet
Mar 9Full Disclosure: Creative Responses to the Digital Privacy Crisis
Mar 10 - Mar 11Spring Big Band Showcase
Mar 12 - Mar 13MFA Dance Thesis Concert: Projects for the Living & Not Leading Lady Material
Mar 27 - Mar 28Wake Up!
Mar 28Universes: Party People Salon
Mar 28UMD Wind Orchestra: Rememberings
Mar 31Divergent Perspectives: Foodways
Apr 9Tia Fuller
Apr 10 - Apr 12Shared Graduate Dance Concert
Apr 10Taylor Mac: The 20th Century Conversation
Apr 11Taylor Mac: The 20th Century Concert: Abridged
Apr 18 - Apr 26Maryland Opera Studio: Crime and Punishment: Operas in One Act
Apr 23 - Apr 26Umoves
Apr 26The Nile Project
Apr 27Sustainability in the Nile Basin: Artists Making Change
May 1UMD Wind Ensemble: Bernstein and Copland
May 2 - May 9The Human Capacity
May 3UMD Symphony Orchestra & Maryland Opera Studio: Music, Movement, Mind and Score
May 6UMD Jazz Ensemble, UMD Jazz Lab Band & University Jazz Band: Outdoor Big Band Finale
May 8 - May 9Delta Chi Xi Honorary Dance Fraternity: New Dances
May 9UMD Wind Ensemble, University Band & Community Band: Annual Pops Concert

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The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Clarice Smith Center
Stadium Drive
College Park, MD 20742
301-405-2787 phone

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