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Mattin Center Facilities

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Swirnow Theater
 
The Swirnow Theater is behind the Silk Road Cafe. It is used for performances by student arts groups during the academic year and professional groups during the early summer. The Theater is scheduled by the Director of Homewood Arts Program and the Tech Director of HAP, in consultation with the presidents of the student theatre groups. All non-theater student groups interested in performing in the Swirnow must submit a proposal to the Director of HAP.

Art Studios & Dark Room
 
The Art Studios & Dark Room are on the 2nd floor of the Ross Jones Building. Academic classes include Drawing, Painting, Photography, Cartooning, Art in Architecture, 3-D Design and others. For further information: Homewood Art Workshops

Digital Media Center
 
The Digital Media Center is on the 2nd floor of the Morris Offit Building. It offers workshops for students and has high-end computers for audio and visual media projects. For more information: Digital Media Center

Individual Music Practice Rooms
 
The Individual Practice Rooms are on the 1st floor of the Ross Jones Building. There are ten individual practice rooms, seven with pianos, two with mirrors, and one with a drum set.  The pianos and drum set are not allowed to leave the rooms.

Mattin 105
 
Mattin 105, the small rehearsal room, is on the 1st floor of the Ross Jones Building. It is used for Music Theory and Fine Arts classes during the day and for a cappella and small group rehearsals on evenings and weekends. It appropriate for groups up to 20 people. To reserve Mattin 105, contact the Director of HAP.

Mattin Second Decade Society Room (Also called SDS Room or Mattin 101)
 
The Mattin Second Decade Society Room, a large rehearsal room, is on the 1st floor of the Ross Jones Building.  It is used during the day for Music Theory and other classes. On evenings and weekends it used by the JHU Bands, the Choral Society, the Gospel Choir, and some Dance groups. It is appropriate for groups of up to 100 people. The legal limit of people in the room for lectures or performances is 160. To reserve the SDS Room for an arts event, contact the Director of HAP. To reserve the SDS Room for a non-arts event, contact the Student Life scheduling office.

Caplan Dance Studio
 
The Caplan Dance Studio is on the 1st floor of the Morris Offit Building. It is used by the student dance groups. To reserve the Caplan Dance Studio, contact the Director of HAP.

Mattin 210: Office of Student Life
 
The Office of Student Life is on the 2nd floor of the Morris Offit Building. It is open M-F 8:30 - 5. To contact the office, call 410-516-8208

Mattin 160, 161, 162: Meeting Rooms
 
The three Meeting Rooms are on the 1st floor of the Morris Offit Building. Mattin 160 & 162 are available for groups of up to 50 people. Mattin 161 has a permanent hollow sqaure set-up that is good for up to 24 people. To reserve the meeting rooms, contact the Scheduling Coordinator in the Levering office of Student Life at 410-516-8209 or via email.

Silk Road Cafe / Theater Lobby
 
Silk Road Cafe is in the Swirnow Theater Building. Hours are posted.  To reserve the Cafe for an event, contact the Director of HAP.


Other Arts Facilities

Arellano Theater

The Arellano Theater is in Levering Union with approximately 125 seats. It is used for performances by student theatre groups during the academic year. 

Shriver Hall

Shriver Hall is the main auditorium for the Homewood Campus with 1100 seats.  The Hall is used for Band concerts, multi-group a cappella concerts, and Dance performances.  To reserve Shriver Hall, contact the Scheduling Coordinator in the Levering office of Student Life at 410-516-8209

Bloomberg Hall, Schafler Auditorium

Schafler Auditorium, with 320 seats, is used for performances by a capella groups.  Reservations are coordinated through the Performing Arts Council.