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Constructing Futures: Making Ecological Art in an Age of Uncertainty with Student Linnéa Gad
October 14, 2021

Linnéa Gad [LG]: I have a new materialist approach to my work.

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Animation Conversations: The All-Female Team Behind Columbia's First Stop-Motion Animation, 'The Undertaker's Daughter'
October 11, 2021

KL: What Paula did, which I thought was brilliant, was before we even recorded, she played a soundscape she had made which really set the tone.

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A Collection of Essays Considers Resonance in the Arts
October 11, 2021

Theatre director Anne Bogart draws connections between visual art, performance theory, neuroscience, music, and architecture in her new book.

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Ghost Light, Meet the Dramaturg: Begum Inal
October 7, 2021

Do you still listen to Elton John?   BI: I do! I like his music.

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Directing Thesis Interview: Wilder Shorts!
September 28, 2021

Tell us something that you found surprising about the process of putting up this production?   Everything about making a piece of theater by Thornton Wilder is mysterious and confounding and surprising.

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Animation Conversations: Directing Student Cooper Troxell
September 23, 2021

What drew you to the Film Program at Columbia?   Cooper Troxell: My first artistic passion was music composition, which I studied in college.

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Directing Thesis Interview: 'MUD' and 'SPRINGTIME'
September 14, 2021

You're stubborn!    I have felt for a long time that I wasn’t interested in broad gestures on the stage, that there was something compelling to me about the tiny little things; a breath here, the back of someone’s head there.

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Directing Thesis Interview: 'New World Radio'
September 10, 2021

What has been a crucial lesson from your training?   KO: My training at Columbia has helped me become more confident as a director and more fearless when bringing my voice and point of view into the work.

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Alumni Spotlight: James McCracken '19
September 7, 2021

Was there a specific faculty member or peer who especially inspired you while at the School of the Arts? If so, who and how? It’s hard for me to highlight one faculty member since many of them were important to me.

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Directing Thesis Interview: 'The View'
July 29, 2021

Tell us something that you found surprising about the process of putting up this production?   KTO: How much weight the touching of skin really holds.

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