The Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts at Temple University is a comprehensive and unified academic unit consisting of the Boyer College of Music and Dance and the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts.
The Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts offers the BA, BS, BM, BFA, MA, MM, MS, MFA, MMT, DMA and PhD degrees and a collaboratively oriented community of award-winning faculty and professionals within the context of an urban major research university located in one of the most culturally vital cities in the United States.
Sharing the Center's vision of growth and sustainability as a cultural leader in the 21st century, its donors and alumni serve as ambassadors to the mission and represent some of the most prolific and noted individuals in national and international cultural arenas.
The Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts at Temple University serves its neighboring communities in addition to national and international audiences through more than 1,400 performances, lectures, screenings, master classes, productions and exhibits each year—all open to the public and most of which are free.
The Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts is overseen by its Dean and the Vice Provost for the Arts at Temple University, Robert T. Stroker.