Performing Arts


Concert Choir is a choral ensemble made up of students representing more than a dozen majors throughout the university. It regularly collaborates with local public school and university choirs and also performs for local community and campus events.

Concert Band is the principle instrumental ensemble at USAO and performs music ranging from classical to contemporary. Open to music majors, minors and the general student population, enrollment requires previous instrumental experience and a seated audition.

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Theatre Arts

Theatre Arts Department productions are held each fall and spring and are always connected to interdisciplinary learningStudents work in a broad range of theatrical forms and styles, develop acting skills in extended rehearsals, as well as handling behind-the-scenes aspects of stagecraft. 

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