Alumni

SHINSAI in the Making

by Katherine Charleton I graduated from Emerson last May with a degree in Arts Management, and moved to New York for a temporary gig as Press Coordinator at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. It was during my senior year…

Punk Rock Opera House

by Ashley-Rose Galligan Broadway Across America opens the National Tour of American Idiot last night in Boston. American Idiot is a 2010 Tony Award nominated Broadway musical based on punk rock band Green Day’s album of the same name. American…

Future Focused

Academic Advising for the Spring 2012 semester has begun in earnest. Emerson students are thinking about the future this week while meeting with faculty advisors and counselors in the Academic Advising Center to map out the courses to be taken…

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…

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.…

Uncovered: Promo Video from 2008

In the 2008-2009 Season, an industrious student, Melissa Allard, created a great video spot for Emerson Stage. As mentioned on this blog yesterday, we have been going through our archives, boxes and boxes of documents, photos, and other artifacts from…

Unexpected Tasks at Emerson Stage

By Christine Bernard If anyone asks, working at Emerson Stage for the summer is…pretty exciting! We get to participate in flash mobs, use our artsy Emersonian hands to plan out the next season (specialty of Jenna Clarke), and even dig…

Tony Time Continues

By Tyler York I’ve been listening to The Scottsboro Boys soundtrack all day, which is fitting given that I failed to mention Emerson alumna Jacki Barlia Florin, one of the producers of this musical, which was nominated for 12 Tony…

It’s Tony Time!

by Tyler York Who doesn’t love an award show? Especially one honoring those working in the theater? I had a great time watching The Tony Awards last night… How about that opening number?! You may not have been aware, but there…