RentalsM-NCPPC maintains a partnership with the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland, to ensure Prince George’s County residents and arts organizations can participate and have access to the Center’s resources. Located on the edge of the College Park campus at MD Route 193 and Stadium Drive, the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland houses the University’s Schools for Music, Dance, and Theater, the Performing Arts Library and six performance spaces. For a full schedule of performances and programs offered by the University of Maryland, contact the Center link to their calendar/site.
The Prince George’s Room at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts CenterM-NCPPC’s Arts & Cultural Heritage Division operates the Prince George’s Room (#2523) within the Center, where arts classes, workshops and summer performing arts camps are offered seasonally.
The Prince George’s Room is also available for non-profit arts organizations to hold rehearsals, meetings, workshops, readings and recitals at no cost. Organizations using the Prince George’s Room may not charge fees for their programs.
To check on availability of the Prince George’s Room, please contact 301-446-3238.
Rent CreditThe M-NPPC provides financial assistance to Prince George’s County non-profit arts organizations for rental expenses incurred when holding performances at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland. Prince George’s County based organizations renting performance space through M-NCPPC are eligible for lower Campus Rental Rates for the spaces and are able to apply to M-NCPPC for rent credit to offset their expenses based upon the total estimated cost of the performance. The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center staff is responsible for scheduling events and determining rental estimates.
To request rental dates, please contact Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center Event Scheduling at 301-405-8176.
The following conditions apply to organizations requesting space through the M-NCPPC or to apply for rent credit: