Monthly Archives: September 2011

A Summer at Hartford Stage

Gregory Turner, a junior BA Theatre Studies student concentrating in Arts Management, learned what it takes to arrange travel, feed, house, and attend to the many other needs of a theater company this summer as an intern at Hartford Stage.…

Growing Through the Arts

We talked with Samantha Gassel, a recent graduate of Emerson’s Theatre Education: Non-Performance program, on her view of the arts in education. Samantha is currently student teaching high school students in Chicago and knows firsthand the value of the arts…

Creativity through Education

“The future belongs to young people with an education and the imagination to create.” -President Barack Obama Christina Marín, theater education professor at Emerson College, tells us, “I have seen smiles on the faces of children all over the world…

Power of the Arts

We recently sat down with Performing Arts Administrative Assistant, a recent graduate of Emerson’s Theatre Education master’s degree program, SiouxSanna Ramirez-Cruz, to get her take on the importance of arts education and hear about her experiences as an arts educator.…

National Arts in Education Week

Throughout the country this week, arts and educational institutions are celebrating National Arts in Education Week. Arts and educational institutions are taking this opportunity to draw attention to arts in education, showcase its benefits, and build a momentum for the…

Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome!

Yesterday, Performing Arts faculty and staff greeted our new undergraduate and graduate students en masse for the first time at a series of events including the morning Departmental Welcome and the annual Welcome Soirée in the evening!

My New School Year

By David Colfer I am starting week number five today as the new General Manager at Emerson College for the Department of Performing Arts and Emerson Stage. My new school year has begun in two ways: first, I am looking…