Performing Arts 2022-23 Season

Our 2022-23 Performances

Live theatre, vocal music, unique instrumental groups . . . you'll find something to love at a DWU performance!

Schedule of Events

Fall 2022

Homecoming Concert

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2 p.m.

Sherman Center


DWU Theatre presents "She Kills Monsters" 

Oct. 14-16 and 21-23

Friday and Saturday performances at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m.

DWU Black Box Theatre


LyricWood Concert

Sunday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.

Sherman Center


Wesleyan Band Tour

Thursday, Nov. 3-Sunday, Nov. 6

Location: TBD


DWU Theatre presents "Sylvia" 

Nov. 10-13

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday performances at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday matinee at 2:00 p.m.

DWU Black Box Theatre


Christmas at Dakota Wesleyan

Friday, Dec. 9, 7 p.m.

Sherman Center


Choirs and Bells Christmas Tour

Saturday, Dec. 10-Sunday, Dec. 11

Pierre UMC, Huron UMC (tentative)

Spring 2023

Midwinter Concert

Sunday, Feb. 26, 4 p.m.

Sherman Center


LyricWood Concert

Sunday, Mar. 19, 4 p.m.

Sherman Center


Highlanders/Wesleyan Bells Tour

Thursday, Apr. 13-Sunday, Apr. 16

Nebraska and South Dakota High Schools, Minneapolis


Spring Concert

Sunday, Apr. 23, 4 p.m.

Sherman Center

Check out our theatre major

Check out our music majors

Dan Miller

Dan Miller

Professor of Theatre | Chair of the Department of Theatre

Phone: (605) 995-2710

Clinton Desmond

Clinton Desmond

Department Chair | Director of Choral Activities

Phone: (605) 995-2676

Bethany Amundson

Bethany Amundson

Director of Bands | Director of Instrumental Studies

Phone: (605) 995-2176

Erin Desmond

Erin Desmond

Assistant Professor of Music and University Accompanist

Phone: (605) 995-2671