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Theatre Alumnus Carl Cofield '14 Named Incoming Chair of Graduate Acting at NYU
April 2, 2021

His other directing credits include Twelfth Night for Yale Repertory Theatre, Radio Golf for Everyman Theatre, Henry IV Part II for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, A Raisin in the Sun for Two River Theater Company, The Mountain Top for Cleveland Play House, The Balcony for the New School, Better Than Yellow for 48 Hours in Harlem, The Seven for the Connelly Theatre, A Midsummer’s Night Dream for NYU, 1001 for Columbia University, and The Tuskegee Airman Project for CUNY York College.

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Four Columbia Films Nominated for 2021 Oscars
March 15, 2021

Set in contemporary India, The White Tiger is centered on the murderous rise of a Bangalore driver who climbs from the bottom of India’s caste society to become a chauffeur and successful entrepreneur.

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Alumna Nana Dakin ’18 directs 'Love Letter To A Seed' at Winterworks 2021
March 2, 2021

Alumna Nana Dakin ’18 directs Love Letter To A Seed, an illustrated letter, invitation, and audio experience.

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Student Rebecca Miller Kratzer Joins Helios Opera as Resident Stage Director
February 25, 2021

Miller Kratzer has collaborated with many Columbia artists.

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Associate Professor Ramin Bahrani Directs ‘Amnesty’ for Netflix
February 22, 2021

Ramin Bahrani is an award-winning Iranian American writer, director and producer.

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Alumna Marike Splint Directs ‘You Are Here’ at La Jolla Playhouse
February 9, 2021

Alumna Marike Splint ’07 creates and directs You Are Here - a homebound travelogue as a part of the Digital Without Walls (WOW) series at La Jolla Playhouse.

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Alumna Jennifer Lee '05 to Executive Produce 'Encanto' for Disney
January 28, 2021

One of Columbia’s most accomplished filmmakers and Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney Studios, alumna Jennifer Lee ’05, will executive produce Encanto, to be released by Disney on November 24, 2021.

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Alumna Annemarie Jacir ’02 Develops 'Mornings in Jenin'
January 22, 2021

The release date for the show has yet to be announced.

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‘Song Without a Name’ by Alumna Melina León Becomes Peru’s Oscar Nominee
December 18, 2020

Melina León is a Peruvian director based in NYC and Lima.

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Theatre Alumna Ashley Tata '12 Directs Live Digital Performance 'Con Alma'
December 11, 2020

According to Prestini and Herrera, “Con Alma is a sonic painting representing a 15-year friendship through a collaborative process of writing, telling the story of shared ambitions and triumphs, love, trials, hope, and losses.

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