Theatre Alumnus Marc Atkinson '16 Awarded the 2020 Gate Bursary

Theatre Alumnus Marc Atkinson '16 Awarded the 2020 Gate Bursary

October 23, 2020

The award facilitates the development of new work both at the theatre and remotely. Atkinson will receive institutional support during a year-long residency. 

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'A Distinct Society' by Directing Alumnus Kareem Fahmy '07 Will Have a Virtual Reading

'A Distinct Society' by Directing Alumnus Kareem Fahmy '07 Will Have a Virtual Reading

October 20, 2020

A Distinct Society unfolds in a quiet library on the border of the US and Canada. The “Muslim ban” has separated an Iranian family, and its members begin to use the library as a covert meeting place.

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Tony Nominations Stacked with Columbia Alumni and Faculty

Tony Nominations Stacked with Columbia Alumni and Faculty

October 15, 2020

In total, 24 Columbia artists worked on 12 Tony Award nominated productions, earning a collective total of 93 nominations at the 2020 Tony Awards.

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Columbia's International Play Reading Fesitval Kicks Off with a Reading of Rarámuri Dreams

Columbia's International Play Reading Fesitval Kicks Off with a Reading of Rarámuri Dreams

October 14, 2020

Of her play, Camila Villegas said, “I keep the play Rarámuri Dreams very close to my heart. The stories of Jacinto y Nicolasa come from love, sorrow, and admiration.”

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Stars Behind the Stars: Alison Savino

Stars Behind the Stars: Alison Savino

October 13, 2020

This week, we sat down with Stage Management student Alison Savino. Savino is a Pisces whose recent work includes In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation with Broadway For Biden.

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Short Plays by Theatre Alumnus Jeffrey James Keyes '10 Adapted for Podcast

Short Plays by Theatre Alumnus Jeffrey James Keyes '10 Adapted for Podcast

October 9, 2020

The plays unfold in a supernatural, paranormal realm, and they are designed to be heard via headphones for maximum auditory immersion.

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