Florida International University
Department of Theatre
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FIU Theatre guides students through the discovery of their unique artistic visions and helps them develop the skills to make them a reality. Through a rigorous course of study in the classroom and participation in a diverse mix of productions that address a variety of global perspectives, periods, and styles, students have the opportunity to explore acting, design and construction, play analysis and dramaturgy, history, directing, playwriting and stage management.
Notable Alumni Include:
Faculty Info: Joel Murray, Phillip Church, Rebecca Covey, Anthony Galaska, Christopher Goslin, Jennifer Ivey, Ivan Lopez, Daniel Mitan, Stephen Neal, Marina Pareja, Wayne E. Robinson, Jr., Lesley-Ann Timlick, Pioneer Winter, Michael Yawney.
Atlantic Theater Company and Atlantic Acting School Announce TECHNIQUE TUESDAYS
March 05, 2021
Atlantic has announced a new lineup of free virtual Technique Tuesday classes, every Tuesday March 9 - April 13 at 5:30pm ET for those seeking a creative release during this time. Technique Tuesdays are free hour-long acting workshops rooted in the Atlantic Acting School technique, led by renowned school faculty and Atlantic Ensemble members.
NSU Art Museum Appoints 9 Prominent Business Leaders to New Planned Giving Advisory Board
January 07, 2021
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is making big plans for its future with the launch of a new Planned Giving Advisory Board (Advisory Board) that will assist its Board of Governors and staff with strategic planning for legacy gifts and identification of future legacy donors.
Kiki Smith, Cai Guo-Qiang, and More Featured in Inaugural Illuminate Coral Gables
December 21, 2020
The City of Coral Gables is turning on the lights. Illuminate Coral Gables (ICG), a new public art initiative focusing on the intentional use of light and technology to transform public art by day into magical and mysterious work at night, will be on view Feb. 12 – Mar. 14, 2021.
Researchers Return to the Field with All New Clues in Travel Channel's Hit Series EXPEDITION BIGFOOT
November 30, 2020
2020 may just be the year the world turned upside down. But for Travel Channel's 'Expedition Bigfoot' team, it was a rare moment in time when three very important sets of data converged - and put them one step closer to capturing evidence of the legendary, elusive creature.
Sing for Hope Piano uplifts, engages FIU early voters
October 30, 2020
Sing for Hope has placed one of its iconic Sing for Hope Pianos near an early voting site at Florida International University in Miami, Fl., using the power of music to inspire voter engagement, bring joy to passersby, and create community through the arts. The beautiful artist-designed piano will remain near the polling site at FIU's Student Academic Success Center Multipurpose Room at Modesto Maidique Campus through November 1.
League Of Women Voters PB County To Host Free Online Centennial Celebration
October 27, 2020
Ken Thomas, President of the League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County (LWVPBC) today reminded people of all political persuasions that the nonpartisan organization will be “honoring the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote and the founding of the League at a free, online celebration on the first Saturday after the upcoming election.”
Legendary Soul Man Sam Moore Celebrates 85th Birthday
October 12, 2020
The Legendary Soul Man Sam Moore turns 85, and is celebrated today and this week by many of his colleagues.
League of Women Voters PBC to Honor 100th Anniversary with Free Online Celebration
September 15, 2020
Ken Thomas, President of LWVPBC today announced that the nonpartisan political organization will be a?oehonoring the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote and the founding of the League at a free, online celebration on the first Saturday after the upcoming election.a??
MOCA North Miami Presents Two Virtual “Conversations At MOCA” Programs
September 04, 2020
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month, the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) is pleased to present two events as part of the virtual a?oeConversations at MOCAa?? series.
Opera Orlando's Fifth Anniversary Party A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING Will Feature Soprano Laura León
August 31, 2020
Opera Orlando's virtual Fifth Anniversary Party: A Grand Night for Singing will be livestreamed from Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum on Sunday, September 20 at 2 p.m., complete with 'red carpet' coverage, special guests, a silent auction, and a look back on a grand five seasons of opera in Orlando.
Florida International University Professor Wayne E. Robinson, Jr. Has Died
August 19, 2020
Florida International University Professor Wayne E. Robinson, Jr. has died, the University shared in a Facebook post.
MOCA North Miami Presents 'Conversations at MOCA: Two Voices, One Vision: When Writers & Photographers Collaborate'
August 12, 2020
The Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) will host a virtual program as part of its 'Conversations at MOCA' series. In conjunction with Carl Juste's current public artwork on MOCA plaza, on Aug. 20, art historian and curator Elizabeth Shannon will present 'Two Voices, One Vision: When Writers and Photographers Collaborate.'
BWW Interview: Playwright France-Luce Benson's Been Ready For SHOWTIME - BLUES
June 26, 2020
In these pandemic times, The Fountain Theatre has been Zooming their SATURDAY MATINEE series, the latest on June 27 being France-Luce Benson's SHOWTIME BLUES. The cast of this reading includes Cecil Blutcher, Suzette Azariah Gunn and Matt Kirkwood. I had the socially distant opportunity to pose a few questions to this prolific playwright.
Virtual Reading of New Play JENNA & THE WHALE to Benefit North Star Projects and The Sol Project
June 25, 2020
Jenna & the Whale is a powerful new play written by Vanessa Garcia and Jake Cline. Please join us on Tuesday, June 30 at 5:30 p.m. for a virtual reading and benefit for North Star Projects and The Sol Project.