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At ASU, you’ll work alongside professional and award-winning faculty known for their craft, like Hollywood actor Dr. Tommie Stewart, with a curriculum that mixes lectures, demonstrations, workshops and studio experiences. You’ll also find great opportunities to express yourself through regular exhibitions, theatre performances and music and dance ensembles.
Visual & Performing Arts
Dr. Tommie H. Stewart, Dean
Phone: (334) 229-6755
Known for her roles in big screen films “A Time to Kill,” “Mississippi Burning” and TV series “In the Heat of the Night,” Dr. Tommie Tonea Stewart is dean ASU's College of Visual and Performing Arts.
Dr. Doug Bristol is hitting all the right notes when it comes to preparing students for professional careers in music performance.
Amy Renee Ashley is an award-winning musician who credits ASU with helping her to become more confident and outgoing.
Yohance Myles credits ASU for preparing him to make his mark as an actor, with several movies under his belt, including a role in a major action movie.
Stephen Cappelli is an award-winning artist whose work has been featured in national exhibitions.
Jaylon Givan aspires to dance professionally and to teach dance to college students. ASU's BFA Dance Program is providing the training he needs to make his dreams come true.
As one of the first students to enter ASU's BFA Dance Program, Lauren Smith says she is honored and excited to be part of a new legacy at a school with such rich history.
Bridgette Moore spends most of her time in the theatre, working hard to perfect her craft as a dance major. While the hard work is challenging, she credits her professors for always pushing her to be the very best.