Plymouth State University’s Silver Center for the Arts houses the Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance and is the “home away from home” for all the department’s students and faculty.  In addition to attending classes in Silver, students spend many hours in the building rehearsing and preparing for public performances.

Silver’s facilities include

  • 680-seat Hanaway Theatre
  • 174-seat Smith Recital Hall
  • 130-seat Studio Theatre
  • Electronic piano lab
  • MIDI Lab
  • Aural Skills Development Lab (ASDeL)
  • Band and choral rehearsal rooms
  • Practice rooms
  • Dance Studio
  • Acting Studio
  • Set design room
  • Scene shop
  • Eelectric shop
  • Costume shop
  • Exhibit space


Building Hours

Monday – Thursday
7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Noon – 6 p.m.

Closed unless otherwise stated

Check with the Silver Center to verify times.