The Office of Music Activities promotes, maintains, and supervises the efforts of student performing groups on the Villanova campus. These groups include bands, choirs, acapella, orchestra, dance groups, theater, musical theater and band front groups (half time dances & twirlers).
The Office of Music Activities provides Villanova students with unique opportunities to perform, travel, and share their talents and interests. Villanova musicians, dancers, and actors are from every school in the university. They form close friendships and develop high standards of performance, balanced by a spirit of fun and excitement.
Performing Arts Camp & Early-Arrival Band Camp Registration closes on Monday, July 28th! These programs are for new or returning Villanova undergraduates. Register for Music Camp.
Villanova Summer Music Program Registration is open! Register for the Summer Music Program. The Summer Music Program is a Graduate Course Summer Session for Music Educators. All Pre Course Assignments are now posted.
|28||Villanova Summer Music Program Session V begins & Orff Certification continues on Monday, July 28, 8am.|
Early-Arrival Band Camp Begins
Schedule is tentative:
1pm-4:30pm: Arrival/Move-In for Early-Arrival Band Camp. Check-in at St. Mary's Hall Lobby.
5pm: Meeting with students and parents in St. Mary's Chapel
5:30pm: Light dinner provided for students and families.
Evening: First rehearsal session
Meeting for Incoming Students registered for Performing Arts Camp and those interested in Performing Arts opportunities at Villanova. Schedule is tentative.
8:30am: Coffee & Donuts available prior to welcome meeting - St. Mary's Lobby
9-9:45am: Meeting with Incoming Students and Parents, St. Mary's Chapel
9:45am: Parents are encouraged to participate in Information Sessions elsewhere on campus while students participate in group activities in St. Mary's Hall. Students will be released at approximately 11am.
|25||First rehearsal for Voices, Singers, Band, Orchestra, and Dance Groups.|
|26||First rehearsal for Gospel Choir.|
Activities Forum - Pavilion, 6-9pm
First rehearsal for Jazz Band.
Performing Arts Camp begins in the late afternoon!
Wazobia - Jam @ the Oreo, 1pm
Wazobia - Back to School Extravaganza, Garey Hall Cafe, 10pm
|31||Improv Night hosted by VST & VSMT, 8pm, St. Mary's Auditorium/Theater|
View performances and events for a complete list of performances for this Academic Year (upcoming & past).
Office of Music Activities
800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: (610) 519-5050
Fax: (610) 519-7596
E-mail: Visit our staff page.
Music Activities Group Auditions
Fall Musical Auditions for VSMT's The Mystery of Edwin Drood. 9/2 & 3, St. Mary's Auditorium. Look for the signup sheet on the VSMT board in Dougherty.
Ablaze Dance Auditions - 9/6 & 7, 10am-noon. Location TBA.
Acapella Auditions - 9/12 & 13. Look for information at the start of the semester. These are auditions for all 7 groups.
Most groups do not require auditions. Please join us at a rehearsal!
Join one of our performing groups! Stop by a rehearsal!
Dance - Dance Rehearsal Schedules to be announced
A Capella - A Capella schedules to be determined after fall auditions