Contemporary Theater in the News

A ‘Frankenstein’ with many moving parts

Thursday, October 4, 2018 The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe​'s "Stages" section features theater faculty member David Gammons discussing staging an adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, which includes faculty member John Kuntz in the cast, as well as alumna Tori Scott's (B.F.A. '02, musical theater) presentation of Tori Scott is #Thirsty at the A.R.T.'s Oberon.

Five Things to do around Boston, Aug. 13-19

Friday, August 10, 2018 The Boston Globe

Conservatory alumna Alexis Scheer's (B.F.A. '14, musical theater) play Our Dear Dead Drug Lord is listed as one of five things to do in Boston in the Boston Globe. The play is about four teenage girls trying to resurrect the spirit of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar in a Florida tree house. 

Theater Review: "The Wiz": Not in Kansas Anymore

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 The Arts Fuse

The Arts Fuse praises musical theater alumnae Salome Smith’s and Yewande Odetoyinbo’s (both M.F.A. '18) portrayals of Dorothy and Addaperle, respectively, in the Lyric Stage Company of Boston’s production of The Wiz.

17 Theater Companies Take a Bow at the Norton Awards

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe’s coverage of the 36th Elliot Norton Awards includes mention of theater faculty member Summer Williams’s win for outstanding director for Lyric Stage’s Barbecue, and the Conservatory Theater Division’s receipt of the 2018 Elliot Norton Arts Education Award.
 

Dead men do tell tales — in Russian

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 The Boston Globe

Theater faculty member Igor Golyak discusses his play A Dead Man’s Diary, an adaptation of an unfinished work by Russian writer Mikhail Bulgakov.

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