Category: Alumni

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumnus Triumphs at 28th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards

School of Theatre Alumnus Scott Zielinski receives award for Outstanding Lighting Design Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that School of Theatre alumnus Scott Zielinski (CFA ’87) received the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lighting Design for his work on A Civil War Christmas. The Lucille Lortel Awards […]

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CFA Alumni, Faculty triumph at the 2013 IRNE Awards

CFA Congratulates the following Alumni and CFA/CAS Faculty Members, who were awarded Independent Reviewer of New England (IRNE) Awards on Monday Evening CFA Alumni Best Lighting Design – LARGE COMPANY Christopher Akerlind (SOT ’85): Marie Antoinette (American Repertory Theater) Best Solo – SMALL COMPANY Georgia Lyman (SOT ’99): Chesapeake (New Repertory Theatre) Best Visiting Production […]

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CFA Alum Strikes Deep Chord with First Four Notes (Excerpt)

Book looks at world through Beethoven’s Fifth In the two centuries since Ludwig van Beethoven wrote his Fifth Symphony, the piece’s iconic opening has etched itself into the human imagination. Those first four notes have become a kind of Rorschach test for a never-ending parade of musicologists, historians, and biographers speculating on Beethoven’s intentions. In […]

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Boston University College of Fine Arts Community Finds Healing through Art

Above: In the wake of the tragedy that occurred at the Boston Marathon, College of Fine Arts Dean Benjamín Juárez talks about the duty of the arts community at Boston University to create “pockets of hope” in this difficult time. Schools of Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts students demonstrate resilience in responding to tragic violence […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumnus Nominated for IRNE Award for BCAP’s Production of Monster

CFA Faculty and Alumni Receive Twelve IRNE Nominations, Core PTI Partners Recognized by Prestigious Critic Committee Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that 2012 School of Theatre Alumnus, Steve Dee (BFA ’12 – Design) has been nominated by the Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) committee for Best […]

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The College of Fine Arts celebrates our 2013 Commonwealth Award-winning alumni

Boston, MA – Boston University alumni have been named as 2013 Commonwealth Award recipients including Olympia Dukakis (SAR ’53, CFA ’70), Neil and Jane Pappalardo (CFA ’65), and Stephen (CFA ’65). Awarded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the 2013 Commonwealth Awards ceremony will take place on Tuesday, February 19, 1–4pm, at the Massachusetts State House, […]

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Boston University College of Fine Arts Welcomes Back Actor and Comedian Baron Vaughn

Leo Prince of USA’s “Fairly Legal” and School of Theatre Alum Back in Boston for Taping of THE HALF HOUR| Comedy Central special ‘The Black List’ — February 27th Who: Baron Vaughn (CFA’03) Actor. Comedian. Writer. Paolo Difabio, Assistant Director, School of Theatre When: Wednesday, February 27, 9pm What: Actor and Comedian Baron Vaughn will […]

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Boston University Alumni to Receive 2013 Commonwealth Award

Brooke MacKinnon |brookelm@bu.edu Laurel Homer |lhomer@bu.edu Boston University Alumni to Receive 2013 Commonwealth Award Massachusetts Cultural Council ceremony to recognize Olympia Dukakis and others Boston, MA – Boston University alumni have been named as 2013 Commonwealth Award recipients including Olympia Dukakis (SAR ’53, CFA ’70), Neil and Jane Pappalardo (CFA ’65), and Stephen (CFA ’65). […]

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