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Thomas Piper Gissendanner '02 with Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally
October 4, 2017

Alumnus Thomas Piper Gissendanner ‘02 is part of the cast of Kevin Armento’s Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally, and his performance was praised by the LA Times review: “Piper’s invigorating incarnation of an eager-to-please phone, a computerized buddy as helpful as it is ultimately helpless, that powers the production”   The play, narrated by a phone opened last weekend at the Odyssey Theatre in Los Angeles.

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Acting Alumna Jeena Yi '14 Stars in Acclaimed Off-Broadway Show Somebody's Daughter
June 9, 2017

Acting Alumna Jeena Yi ‘14 Stars in Acclaimed Off-Broadway Show Somebody's Daughter.

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Actor, Director, and Teacher Ron Van Lieu Appointed to the Theatre Faculty
May 16, 2017

Carol Becker, Dean of Faculty of Columbia University School of the Arts, announced today the appointment of renowned acting teacher Ron Van Lieu to the Faculty of the Arts as Professor of Professional Practice in Theatre.

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Columbia Filmmakers Sweep Tribeca
May 1, 2017

This month, several Columbia University’s School of the Arts affiliated filmmakers headed to Tribeca film festival, and many took home top prizes.

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Tara Ahmadinejad Directs Ski End at the New Ohio
April 20, 2017

Alumna Tara Ahmadinejad ‘14 directs Ski End, created by Piehole and with a cast including Columbia acting alumna Toni Ann DeNoble ‘14, at the New Ohio Theater from April 30 – May 19.

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Andrew Garman '98 Takes the Stage in The Moors
March 22, 2017

Acting alumni Andrew Garman ’98 takes the stage as the family dog, Mastiff, in the Playwright Realm’s production of Jen Silverman’s The Moors.

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CSC's Young Company Presents The Comedy of Errors
March 1, 2017

The Classic Stage Company’s Young Company, comprised of actors from the Columbia MFA Acting Class of 2017, brings The Comedy of Errors  to life this March.

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MFA Actors of 2017 Present 1001 and The Late Wedding
October 31, 2016

Columbia’s graduating class of MFA actors will appear in a pair of thesis productions at Teatro LATEA at The Clementé for two consecutive weekends, November 9-12 and 16-19.

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Two School of the Arts Alumni Win Obie Awards
May 25, 2016

Two School of the Arts Theatre alumni were named winners at the 2016 Obie Awards in May: Rachel Chavkin (Directing, ’08) and Maha Chehlaoui (Acting, ’99).

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Columbia Filmmakers Form a Large Presence At Sundance
December 30, 2015

Sundance will have no shortage of Columbia University filmmakers present this year.

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