Contemporary Theater in the News

At This Thanksgiving, The Politically Woke Get Carved

Thursday, October 17, 2019 The Boston Globe

The Thanksgiving Play follows a troupe of artists straining to create a culturally sensitive theater work that simultaneously celebrates Thanksgiving while honoring Native American Heritage Month. Directed by Conservatory Dean of Theater Scott Edmiston with a cast featuring Conservatory faculty member Jesse Hinson.

Sutton Foster Gives Boston Conservatory's Commencement Address

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Broadway World

This past week, two-time Tony Award-winner and Broadway's next Marian the Librarian, Sutton Foster, received an honorary doctorate of music from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and spoke at the school's commencement ceremony for the graduating class of 2019. Check out the full video below!

Sutton Foster to receive honorary doctorate from Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Boston Globe

Tony Award-winning triple threat Sutton Foster is adding another honor to her impressive list of accomplishments. Cathy Young, the executive director of Boston Conservatory at Berklee, will present Foster with an honorary doctor of music degree during the conservatory’s commencement ceremony on May 11.

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.

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