Most Recent Alumni Updates:
-Kelly Ice (B.F.A. Stage Management) - Kelly is a freelance AEA stage manager in New York City and most recently was the Assistant Stage Manager for "Here Lies Love" at the Public Theatre in New York.
-Robert Dennis (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Dennis moved over to Digital Photography and Editing, and is currently an editor with a digital archival company in Los Angeles. Also is part-time Photoshop teacher at a small school. Students are primarily Film/TV professionals.
-Jonathan Flom (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Musical Theatre Program Coordinator at Shenandoah Conservatory for the past 6 years. My new book, Act Like It's Your Business: Branding and Marketing Strategies for Actors, was just released by Scarecrow Press.
-Keely Bierne (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - National tour of Memphis (ensemble/Felicia understudy)
-Mike Karns (B.F.A. Stage Management and Lighting Design) - Just finished producing "Telly Leung: Live in London", is an above the title producer on the Broadway-bound musical "Allegiance", which premiered in San Diego last year and will be making its way to Broadway in 2014 starring George Takei and Lea Salonga, currently the associate producer on a new musical called "A Little More Alive", directed by Tony nominee Sheryl Kaller, which will premiere at Kansas City Repertory Theatre in April of next year, and hopefully continue to Broadway after that.
-Meghan Dougherty (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Master electrician at the Asolo Reperatory Theatre in Sarasota, FL- one of the few true rotating rep companies in the US
-Kevin Paulsen (B.F.A. Stage Management) - Working on the Disney Fantasy as Entertainment Manager (Assistant Stage Manager). Recently opened the new Premium Princess Show: "Royal Court: Royal Tea."
-Alyssa Bryner (B.A. Theatre) - Janey in the National Tour of Foodplay!
-Mike Barker (B.F.A. Stage Management) - Installation and Logistics Project Manager at Sight and Sound Theatres in Lancaster, PA.
-Ben Clark (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Engineer at Universal Creative, currently working on special effects, show action equipment, and show sets for the Harry Potter expansion project at Universal Studios.
-Nazli Sarpkaya (B.A. Theatre) - Currently playing Nassima, the lead character, in Antony & Cleopatra: Infinite Lives at FringeNYC, the largest multi-arts festival in North America, and will start the MFA Acting program at Brooklyn College this fall.
-Laura Matey (B.A. Theatre) - Executive Assistant to the Artistic and Managing Directors, Signature Theatre
-Sal Bucci (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - West Side Story at Ogonquit Playhouse
-Carly Evan Hughes (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Maria in West Side Story at Ogonquit Playhouse
-Liz Kline (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Lighting Design MFA program at UNLV
-Katie Kudrick (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Rental/Sales Manager at 4wall
-Nick Emerick (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Currently working as a Lighting Controls Specialist for The Dulanski Group in NYC -- lighting and lighting controls manufacturers (notably: ETC, Altman, Strong, & Pixel Range) in the NYC metro area
-Eric Christian (B.F.A. Design and Technology) - Freelance lighting programmer based in NYC. Just completed the full US contract tour for Fela! as the video tech
-Laurie Veldheer (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Sophie, Mamma Mia
-Delius Doherty (B.F.A. Musical Theatre)- Book of Mormon
-Carly Hughes (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Book of Mormon
-Adam Jepsen (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Cinderella
-Nathan Lucrezio (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Cinderella, also a recording artist that just released his debut singles 'Crazy Girl' and 'Walk Out The Door'.
-Dianna Barger (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Soul Doctor
-Alan Wiggins (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Swing/Simba cover, The Lion King
-Rebecca Miller (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Recording artist "Bex"
-Caroline Bowman (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Eva Peron in the Evita National Tour
-Matthew Hydzick (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Nick in Flashdance National Tour
-Audrey Cardwell (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Anything Goes National Tour
-Tony Niedenbach (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Anything Goes National Tour
-Natalie Weiss (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Les Miserables National Tour
-Keely Beirne (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Ensemble/Felicia cover in Memphis National Tour
-Patrick Graver (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Diesel and Riff/Tony cover in West Side Story National Tour
-Alison Morooney (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - American Idiot International Tour
-Brad Frenette (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Ambrose Kemper in Hello Dolly National Tour
-Justine Long (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Stephanie, Saturday Night Fever - Royal Carribean Cruise Lines
-Raye Lederman (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Disney Cruise Lines
-James T. Lane (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Richie, West End production of A Chorus Line
-Jason Sparks (B.F.A. Musical Theatre) - Associate Choreographer, After Midnight
-Jonathan Reed (B.F.A. Design and Technology - Lighting) - Working as Production Manager and Assistant Professor at the Yale School of Drama!
-Ariela Rossberg (B.A. Theatre) - Author of a brand new children's book "The Gray Days"!
-Veronica Garza (B.A. Theatre) - Working on the Chicago premiere of AVENUE Q!
-Zack Beck (B.F.A. in Design and Technology) - Currently working for Kish Rigging in Los Angeles and has worked on projects that include the Grammy Celebration and the Ronald Reagan Library. He's currently working on NBC's "The Voice" and is on location for all rehearsals and live tapings.
-Ty Burrell (M.F.A. Acting) - Received an Emmy award in 2011 for "Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series" for his work on ABC's Modern Family. Ty also recently signed on to voice Mr. Peabody in Dreamworks animation's "Mr. Peabody and Sherman".
- Keegan Michael Key (M.F.A. Acting) - Starring in the new Comedy Central show "Key and Peele".
- Bob Clendenin (M.F.A. Acting) - Currently playing Dr. Tom Gazelian in ABC's "Cougar Town".
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