School of Theatre News

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents three students with prestigious Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Awards

April 30th, 2013 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

In addition, first-year MFA candidate awarded Joseph Ablow Memorial Painting Prize Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Award: Tiffany Chang from School of Music for orchestral conducting, Sam Tilles from the... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Presents Shining City and The Skin of Our Teeth

April 26th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

Closing the season on BU stages is Conor McPherson’s modern masterpiece, May 1-4, alongside Thornton Wilder’s classic Pulitzer Prize-winning work, May 3–10 Boston, MA – On the BU stages this May, the School of Theatre at Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) closes its season with Conor McPherson’s modern masterpiece, More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Community Finds Healing through Art

April 23rd, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music, Opera, Theatre, Visual Arts.

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... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumni Triumph at 2013 Elliot Norton Awards

April 22nd, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumni Triumph at 2013 Elliot Norton Awards School of Theatre alumnus Will Lyman receives distinguished Norton Prize for sustained excellence, School of Theatre Alumni recognized by Boston Theater Critics Association Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that three School of... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Presents La Clemenza di Tito

April 16th, 2013 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

UPDATE: Tickets for Friday’s performance will be honored at the two remaining performances: Saturday, April 20 at 7:30pm and Sunday, April 21 at 2pm. Please bring Friday tickets to the BU Theatre box office for ticket exchange. Thank you. Boston, MA – The School of Music Opera Institute and the School... More

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

March 25th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Theatre.

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... More

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

February 27th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

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, More

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

February 27th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Theatre.

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 be in... More

Penelopiad Reimagines The Odyssey through the Eyes of Penelope

February 26th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

CFA stages Atwood’s spirited all-female tale By Susan Seligson In Margaret Atwood’s play The Penelopiad, based on Homer’s epic The Odyssey, Odysseus’ spouse, Penelope, is portrayed in a way we’ve never known her: caustic, crafty, and unflinching. The biting, often giddy romp of a play, features an all-female cast, led by Christine... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts School presents The Penelopiad

February 20th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

From a 21st century Hades, School of Theatre’s Christine Hamel brings “The Odyssey,” as told by Penelope to the BCA — February 22 – March 2 Boston, MA – Featuring Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) Assistant Professor Christine Hamel in the title role, the School of Theatre brings Margaret... More