Supporting creative development of students through
Dance – Music – Theatre – Visual Arts

  • 55+ student groups in dance, music, theater, visual arts and more present more than 120 major performances and events on campus every year. Dance studios, music practice rooms, rehearsal space and venues with seating from 150 to 1,000 are available.
  • Hopkins Symphony Orchestra includes both a symphony orchestra and a smaller concert orchestra, with seven concerts scheduled on campus each year and often several off campus performances. HSO players are students, faculty, staff and community members.
  • Opportunities for JHU students to take free Dance Classes and attend performances through Hop Art.
  • The Digital Media Center is a multi-media lab, a resource for equipment and printing, and offers robust programming to engage and educate the JHU community who are interested in exploring uses of emerging media and technology to creatively communicate ideas.
  • The Center for Visual Arts is a program of the School of Arts and Sciences, and offers a minor, with classes in drawing, painting, photography and other areas.
  • JHU Theatre offers classes in all aspects of playmaking, including acting, technical theatre, playwriting, and the history of theatre. JHU Theater offers a minor, and produces several performances each year in the historic Merrick Barn. All JHU students are welcome to audition or take courses.

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Donations to Arts and Innovation go directly to student programming that supports and furthers the arts on campus. With your generous support, we can offer additional resources to student arts organizations and arts programming on campus. Thank you for supporting the arts at Homewood.

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Homewood Arts Events

Visit the HUB Arts & Culture calendar for a complete list of upcoming events.

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