Live from Columbia

Miller invites you to take a virtual front-row seat to performances by world-class musicians, filmed live in the Lantern—a stunning venue part of Columbia University's Manhattanville campus. Co-presented with Columbia University School of the Arts

Composer Portraits

For twenty years, Miller's flagship series has fostered the creation of new work, served as an incubator for emerging artists, and created a community of adventurous listeners.


Showcasing a quintessentially American art form, Miller Theatre’s Jazz series presents concerts by both renowned and emerging composers, bandleaders, and musicians.

Bach From the Piano

The acclaimed Simone Dinnerstein serves as pianist and curator for this series. Joined by an incredible cast of musicians, her exquisite artistry will be on full display for some of Bach’s most beloved works.

Early Music

Renowned ensembles from all over the globe explore the musical riches of the pre-Classical era, from Medieval chant to Renaissance polyphony to Baroque orchestral music.

Chamber Opera

Launched in 2017, Miller Theatre's Chamber Opera Commissioning Initiative contributes meaningfully to the American opera landscape, provides composers with an opportunity to create significant new work, and increases audience engagement with contemporary opera.

Pop-Up Concerts

Pop-Up Concerts provide the perfect opportunity to get up close and personal with today’s most exciting new music. Sit onstage and enjoy a free drink during the hour-long free concert.


Miller Theatre’s family programming combines theatrical staging with live music, designed to delight audiences of all ages.

Campus Events

The only venue of its kind on the Columbia campus, Miller Theatre is home to a wide variety of events produced by University schools, departments, centers, and faculty.

Special Events

From time to time, Miller augments its lineup with special programs designed to explore niches beyond the boundaries of our core subscription series.