Arts in the Metroplex

Located in the vibrant arts community of Denton, Texas, with Dallas and Fort Worth less than an hour away, the University of North Texas is uniquely situated for experiencing and participating in the arts.  The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex grew by 23% from 2000 to 2010 to become the nation’s fourth most populous metropolitan area.  This thriving regional economy supports hundreds of cultural and entertainment organizations and thousands of events each year. College of Music students, faculty, and staff enjoy abundant opportunities to perform professionally with groups throughout the Metroplex and beyond. 

Organizations that enrich the culture of the Metroplex include:

Chamber Music Societies

Dance Companies

Film and Media


Opera Companies



Theater Companies

Vocal Ensembles

Wind Ensembles