There will be a a special student-centered presentation by Jan Cohen-Cruz, scholar, practitioner, and teacher of grassroots, socially-grounded, and activist art on Friday, Feb. 4th from 4-5pm in Smiddy 109. There will be a session for faculty from 3-4pm in the Theatre Arts conference room (2nd floor Dillingham) in which Jan will focus on her work with Imagining America.
By: Whitney Faber—Accent Editor | December 8, 2010
When senior Ben Fankhauser was young, he would stand outside the stage door to theaters in his hometown Cleveland, Ohio, after a show finished with a Sharpie and his program. He would wait in the freezing cold to get the cast and director’s autographs. “I kid you not — I was a...
The Ithaca College All-Theatre Alumni Reunion last month was primarily an event for alumni, but current theatre students as well were very excited about the reunion. Some wanted to network with alumni, some wanted a glimpse of the past that the reunion might provide, others merely wanted to party – it’s safe to say that all of those wishes were granted. Our students took alums on...
Seth Gordon, Associate Artistic Director of The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, recently visited Ithaca College Theatre Arts students. An engaging and informative guest, Mr. Gordon shared his experiences working in theatre from his college days as a directing student at Carnegie Mellon University to his current career in regional theatre. He shared humorous anecdotes about his years...
The 2010 Tony Award nominations have been announced, and once again our stellar alumni are among the nominees:
• Tom Clark '81 (Acme Sound Partners), best sound design of a play, Fences
• Gregory Mosher '71, best direction of a play, A View from the Bridge
Both Fences and A View from the Bridge have been nominated...