Department of Performing Arts, Theater and Performance Studies Program
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The Theater & Performance Studies Program provides unique focus on adapting, devising and developing new work, interdisciplinary research-to-performance projects such as senior theses, cross-cultural performance studies, and innovative approaches to design and multi-media, as well as playwriting, directing, dramaturgy, ensemble, and solo performance.
Notable Alumni Include:
Faculty Info: Derek Goldman, Maya E. Roth, Dorothy Barnes-Driggers, Soyica Colbert, Christine Evans, Robert Jansen, Sarah Marshall, Kate Eastwood Norris, Natsu Onoda Power, Ivania Stack, Michael T. Williams.
Museum Of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Announces Its February Programs
January 26, 2021
The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, which is currently presenting the award-winning exhibition Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. through May 2, 2021, has announced its February programming.
REMEMBER THIS: THE LESSON OF JAN KARSKI to Stream for International Holocaust Remembrance Day
January 26, 2021
NJTF and HTII in association with the New York Library for the Performing Arts, is honoring International Holocaust Remembrance Day, 1/27/2021, by showcasing the Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics original production of Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski, starring Oscar-Nominated actor David Strathairn.
MOONSTONE CONNECTIONS Podcast Presents Amelia Acosta
January 21, 2021
Moonstone Connections episode 4 is now available. The episode features Associate Artistic Director at the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Amelia Acosta.
Maryann Plunkett, Jay O. Sanders and More Star in CHRISTMAS EVE 1953 Online Reading to Benefit Shadowland Stages
December 10, 2020
SHADOWLAND STAGES today announced that the theatre will present a special online benefit reading of CHRISTMAS EVE 1953, a short story by Tom Hanks that has been adapted for the stage by SHADOWLAND STAGES' artistic associate, James Glossman.
BRIC Appoints Seneca Mudd as New COO and Executive Vice President
December 09, 2020
BRIC has announced the appointment of Seneca Mudd as their Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President. Mudd will build upon his vast experience in business development, operational strategy, and digital media, as well as his passion for the arts, to oversee BRIC's strategic growth and daily operations.
The Museum Of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Offers Two Book Talks And A Family Film Program
December 04, 2020
The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will present three virtual programs streaming December 10-17 to connect audiences with Holocaust education and Jewish heritage from home.
The Parsnip Ship Announces Sixth Season Exclusively Featuring Queer Playwrights
November 22, 2020
The Parsnip Ship (Artistic Director + Host, Iyvon Edebiri) has announced the line-up for the radio play and music series' sixth season, a selection of dynamic and powerful stories from LGBTQIA+ playwrights to be recorded in front of a live audience and streamed to listeners around the country.
NBA Legend Charles Barkley And RTG Features To Produce The Line Scripted Series
November 06, 2020
RTG Features, the newly established sister studio to basketball media leader SLAM, has announced that it is partnering with NBA legend Charles Barkley's Round Mound Media to produce the serialized one-hour scripted show “The Line,” based on the bestselling book Scandals of '51 from author Charley Rosen. RTG will introduce the series to buyers at the virtual American Film Market, which is running this week.
Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, October 26- with LaChanze, Laura Osnes, and More!
October 26, 2020
Today (October 26) in live streaming: LaChanze sings with Seth Rudetsky, Laura Osnes visits Cast Party, and so much more!
Parity Productions Announces Amanda L. Andrei and Jonathan Alexandratos as Winners of 2020 Annual Parity Commission
October 08, 2020
Theatre production company Parity Productions has awarded two commissions to Jonathan Alexandratos for Turning Krasniqi and Amanda L. Andrei for Black Sky. The ceremony took place on Wednesday, October 7th over Zoom.
PSO Virtual Concert Features Cellist Pablo Ferrández And Simon 'Elegy'
October 06, 2020
Star cellist Pablo Ferrández makes his highly anticipated Princeton returna?"virtuallya?"as part of the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO)'s Sunday, October 18 online concert broadcast at 4pm with a performance of Johann Sebastian Bach's Cello Suite No. 1.
Second Stage Theater Announces New Board of Directors Trustees
October 05, 2020
Second Stage Theater has announced new Board of Trustees members Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Mia Campbell, Dre Taylor Lindsay, Alice Pacthod and John Sorkin. They join the board as the company celebrates its 42nd season, returning to stages in the spring of 2021.
Russian and American Playwrights Take Center Stage at Flash Acts, a Groundbreaking Theater Festival
October 05, 2020
The Forum for Cultural Engagement today announced FLASH ACTS, a six-day, bilingual, virtual theater festival featuring newly-commissioned short plays by 20 celebrated American and Russian playwrights; panel discussions; and live musical performances.
Marco Pavé Releases Working Culture Challenge 'Gold Grind'
September 30, 2020
Marco Pavé has released 'Gold Grind' today, the second video from his upcoming Crossroads EP, out October 30.
1st Stage Announces New Commission Of Solo Work From Brilliant Playwrights And Creators
September 24, 2020
During this uncertain time for the nation and the arts community, 1st Stage remains committed to creating diverse, modern work by leading playwrights and performers. Despite the prolonged theatre closure necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the company delights in bringing you the same quality of beautiful, emotional, relatable stories that you could have otherwise seen on our stage.