News from On and Off York Street

Charlotte Brathwaite
February 17, 2023

Charlotte Brathwaite (’11) Wins Doris Duke Artist Award

The largest award for individual performing artists honors those transforming the fields of dance, jazz, and theatre.

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Mia Haiman
February 14, 2023

Mia Sara Haiman (’23) Wins USITT Award

Haiman will accept the KM Fabrics, Inc. Technical Production Award at the 2023 USITT Conference.

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Susan Smith Blackburn Prize artwork. Willem de Kooning limited edition, signed print created especially for the Prize.
February 9, 2023

Alumni Named Finalists for 2023 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize

Karen Hartman (’97), Sarah Mantell (’17), and a.k. payne (’23) are finalists for the prize honoring women+ in English-speaking theatre.

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Adam Frank
December 12, 2022

Adam J. Frank (’18, YSM ’18) Joins Baltimore Center Stage

“Adam is a brilliant choice for this moment,” said artistic director Stephanie Ybarra (’08). Frank assumes the role of Managing Director.

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Adriana Gaviria
December 9, 2022

Adriana Gaviria (’01) Named Co-Artistic Director of The Sol Project

“It’s truly an honor to share leadership with a visionary artist and producer like Adriana ,” shared Artistic Director Jacob G. Padrón (’08).

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Carla L. Jackson '99
December 7, 2022

Carla L. Jackson (’99) Appointed Assistant Dean and General Manager

Jackson also joins the faculty of the Theater Management program.

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Bill Connington
November 22, 2022

Bill Connington (Faculty) Releases Second Feature Film

As Charles in “Poughkeepsie is for Lovers” writer-director and actor Connington surprised his colleagues and students with his transformation.

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Martyna Majok
November 9, 2022

Martyna Majok (’12) on Hoping for Magic, and Wishing for Ghosts

Majok’s Pulitzer-winning “Cost of Living” is now on Broadway, talks about “the precarity of life” and our inherent need to be taken care of.

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Andrew Burnap
November 9, 2022

CAMELOT at Lincoln Center Features School of Drama Talent

Andrew Burnap (’16) will star, with designs by Michael Yeargan (’73, Faculty), Jennifer Moeller (’06).

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Jennifer Tipton
November 9, 2022

Jennifer Tipton (Faculty) Receives Ming Cho Lee Award

The Henry Hewes Design Awards committee awarded Tipton the award in recognition of a lifetime of achievement.

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