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Welcome Phil Verpil!

The College is excited to welcome Phil Verpil as the new Assistant Dean of Recruitment & Diversity!

Phil comes to LSU from DePaul University’s School of Music in Chicago, where he served as the assistant director of advising. In his new role at the LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts, Phil will work to strengthen LSU’s high standing in the world of performing arts education.

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Spring Performance Guide

Check out the Spring 2017 Performance Guide. All of the CMDA's events for the semester can now be found in one easy place! See something you like? Save money on tickets with a mini-subscription to theatre or opera.

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Discover the LSU School of Music!

The LSU School of Music offers its students one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic programs, with degrees ranging from bachelor’s through doctorate and countless opportunities both on campus and in the community. The public is invited to join us at one of our many concerts in which our highly talented students get to perform! Click here to learn more about us!

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Discover the LSU School of Theatre!

From passionate actors and dancers to innovative designers and technicians, from bold directors to high-flying aerial performers - our community boasts a thrilling range of artistic possibilities. We would love for you to join us as an LSU Theatre student! We also offer amazing year-round productions in dynamic venues. Check us out!

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Artist-in-Residence Paul Groves

CMDA is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Groves as Artist-in-Residence at the School of Music, beginning Spring 2016. As one of the world's leading tenors today, Paul has much to offer our students in terms of singing, languages, acting and the business of opera. Learn more

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