School of Theatre News

BCAP STAGES STEVEN BERKOFF’S ADAPTATION OF KAFKA’S METAMORPHOSIS

November 5th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

(BOSTON) - The Boston Center for American Performance (BCAP) continues its sixth season with Steven Berkoff’s METAMORPHOSIS, based on the novel by Franz Kafka about a man, Gregor Samsa, who wakes one morning to find himself transformed into a giant insect. The production is directed by Elaine... More

New Repertory Theatre and Boston Center for American Performance present Classic Repertory Company’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

October 22nd, 2013 in Alumni, Theatre.

Featuring six Boston University College of Fine Arts alumni, New Rep’s Classic Repertory Company brings the Bard’s enchanting tale to Boston University Theatre for one night only — October 25, 2013. Boston, MA – New Repertory Theatre and Boston Center for American Performance are pleased to present Classic Repertory Company's  A... More

All members of the BU Student Body are invited to audition for Pacific Overtures

October 4th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

The College of Fine Arts School of Theatre invites all members of the BU student body to audition for the School's upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim's PACIFIC OVERTURES. AUDITION DETAILS Auditions will be held Wednesday, 10/9, from 5-6:30pm in the CFA TheatreLab at 855 Commonwealth. Please sign up for... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music Opera Institute and School of Theatre present 17th Annual Fall Fringe Festival

September 23rd, 2013 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

Featuring new or rarely performed significant works in the opera and theatre repertoire, October 4–27 Boston, MA – For 17 years, the Boston University College of Fine Arts annual Fringe Festival has been a popular fixture in CFA’s fall event schedule. A collaboration between the School of Music Opera Institute and... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts premieres The Legacy of Joe Gifford

September 12th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

CFA presents world premiere film screening and post-viewing discussion with beloved professor, moderated by Dance Critic Debra Cash at Tsai Performance Center — September 16, 7pm Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the world premiere film screening of The Legacy of Joe Gifford, a... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts 2013–2014 Season Preview

August 19th, 2013 in CFA, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) is proud to announce its 2013–2014 season, featuring concerts, plays, operas, exhibitions, and lectures from CFA’s Schools of Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts. Every year, faculty and staff from the College identify a selection of events from each discipline to highlight among the... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumnus Olympia Dukakis Honored with Star on Hollywood Walk for Fame

May 30th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Theatre.

Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that School of Theatre alumnus, Olympia Dukakis (’53, ’70), was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of the iconic Pantages Theatre. The ceremony coincided with The Greek America Foundation’s Gabby Awards... More

Arts Initiative Dances from Stage to Clinic BMC patients, CFA join in creative collaboration

May 13th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

By Susan Seligson (BU Today) The BMC Cancer Care Center’s chemotherapy unit is a busy place. Adult patients of all ages and prognoses settle into curtained-off sections called “boxes” and endure up to five hours at a time being hooked to IVs. Some watch TV and some doze, but on a... More

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

May 8th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Theatre.

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. More

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents the 2013 Design & Production Exhibition

May 7th, 2013 in CFA, Opera, Theatre.

A behind the scenes tour of undergraduate and graduate School of Theatre work Boston, MA – The School of Theatre at the College of Fine Arts (CFA) at Boston University is proud to announce the 2013 Design & Production Exhibit, calling attention to the work of undergraduate and graduate students in... More