The Arts at Rowan

  • Kristen Chenoweth

    Kristen Chenoweth with Rowan Musical Theatre Students / Photo by Craig Terry

  • Rennie Harris Puremovement

    Rennie Harris Puremovement / Photo by Avi Steinhardt

  • Wynton Marsalis Quintet

    Wynton Marsalis Quintet / Photo by Avi Steinhardt

The Arts at Rowan

One Campus. Six Venues. Year-round Programming

Rowan University is your Southern New Jersey destination for world renowned programs in music, dance, theatre, and visual art. The College of Performing Arts, the College of Communication & Creative Arts, and the Rowan University Art Gallery produce a robust season of fine art exhibitions, recitals, theatre productions, original choreography, literary readings, lectures, film screenings and more.


Enjoy and get involved with a variety of award-winning ensembles in choir, band, jazz, percussion, opera, and more.

Theatre & Dance

Enjoy and get involved with contemporary and classic works of theatre, musical theatre favorites, and original choreography.

Marie Rader Presenting Series

Bringing the best of dance, music, and theatre on tour to campus, the Marie Rader Series enhances the cultural life of the Rowan community and Southern New Jersey region through performances and public engagement activities.

Rowan University Art Gallery

Rowan University Art Gallery on High Street and The Center for Art and Social Engagement in Westby Hall offer contemporary visual art exhibitions and public programs and events that explore current and relevant topics and issues. Our venues and events are always free and open to the public.

Rowan Community Music School

Our community music school offers private lessons, classes, ensembles, and summer programming for performing artists of all ages and ability levels.

The Center for Art and Social Engagement

Anchored by a permanent display of installation, The Sister Chapel, a historic collaborative feminist installation, CASE encourages interdisciplinary collaborations that explore diverse and timely social issues through arts-based methods and multidisciplinary practices.

Rowan Music Group

RMG is a professional recording label that integrates students into all aspects of our work,  providing unprecedented access to cutting edge music industry education.