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New Plays Festival Interview: Ed Wasserman '18 and Nora Sørena Casey '18
April 6, 2018

Why do you think the Festival is an important initiative?   Ed: It’s one thing to write a play and quite another thing to produce it.

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Angelica Chéri '13 Wins Richard Rodgers Award for Musical Theatre
April 3, 2018

The winners of the 2018 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater were just announced by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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Lynn Nottage’s 'Mlima’s Tale' Reunites Alumni, Faculty and Students
April 1, 2018

Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Faculty Member Lynn Nottage just returned to The Public Theatre with her new drama, Mlima’s Tale.

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New Plays Festival Interview: Andy Boyd '18 and Santino DeAngelo '18
March 26, 2018

What are the main challenges you faced in writing and producing your play?   S: Just the existential limits of time… We’re having a blast!   A: The biggest challenge has been figuring out ways to make the intellectual issues of this play feel visceral, emotional, and interesting to the audience.

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Associate Professor Trey Ellis Wins Top Prizes at NAACP Theatre Awards
March 21, 2018

Fly written by Associate Professor Trey Ellis and co-writen by Ricardo Kahn received three awards at The NAACP Theatre Awards, including Best Production.

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Jillian Walker '17 and Ned Moore '18 at SPARK 2018
March 14, 2018

Alumna Jillian Walker '17 and current student Ned Moore '18 will participate in the inaugural SPARK festival this month.

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Student Spotlight: Anna Jastrzembski '19
March 3, 2018

Anna Jastrzembski '19 is a New York based playwright from Minot, North Dakota.

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Hammaad Chaudry '14 is One 3 Young People to Watch this Spring
February 26, 2018

Alumnus Hammaad Chaudry '14 is making his professional debut with his Columbia thesis play, An Ordinary Muslim, which is now playing at New York Theatre Workshop.

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'First Love', Written by Professor Charles Mee and Directed by Kim Weild ‘07, Plays at the Cherry Lane Theatre
February 19, 2018

  First Love, written by Theatre Professor Charles Mee will run at the Cherry Lane Theatre from June 7th through July 8th.

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Paola Lazaro '13 Selected for Audible Theatre Project
February 16, 2018

Audible, the Amazon Company leader in producing and selling spoken audio entertainment, information, and educational programming just announced the  Company’s new theatre project.

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