Department of Music, Theatre and Dance


Click a photo above to go to that area

Music Theatre Dance 2015-2016 Season Brochure


Office Location: Music 127
Office Phone: (323) 343-4060  Fax: (323) 343-4063
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00am to 6:00pm and Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm


The Department of Music, Theatre and Dance at California State University, Los Angeles promotes a robust learning environment for the performing arts in the heart of Southern California’s entertainment industry. Our faculty of nationally and internationally acclaimed artist-teachers, are committed to nurturing the next generation of actors, dancers, designers, musicians and scholars. The MTD offers Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degree options in Music, Theatre and Dance. The nationally accredited music program offers Bachelor of Music and Master of Music programs in Composition, Commercial Music, Afro-Latin Music, Jazz, Music Education, Keyboard Performance, Instrumental and Vocal Performance and Instrumental and Choral Conducting. The department is also home to the joint MFA in Television, Film and Theatre.

What's New

Commercial Music

Grammy Museum

Cal State L.A. has been selected as an official university affiliate of The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE.  Cal State L.A. Press release.


Calendar of Events

  Complete Event Calendar