Musical Theater in the News

Top 30 College Musical Theater Programs for 2019-2020

Thursday, November 7, 2019 OnStage Blog

Boston Conservatory at Berklee has been named one of the top 30 college musical theater programs for 2019–2020 based on a number of factors including scholarships, facilities, performance opportunities, and alumni support.

Top 10 Musical Theater Colleges in the Country

Thursday, October 31, 2019 College Gazette

College Gazette has named Boston Conservatory at Berklee among the best programs in the United States for singing, dancing, and acting training.

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.

Marchant Davis Says 'Day Shall Come' Character 'Doesn't Know Failure'

Friday, September 27, 2019 United Press International

In The Day Shall Come, the FBI tries to turn a viral street preacher into a wanted terrorist so agents can arrest him. Alum Marchant Davis (B.F.A. '13, musical theater) plays Moses Al Shabaz in the film, in theaters Friday, September 27.

'Come From Away': Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 NPR

The cast of the Broadway production of Come From Away, including alum De'Lon Grant (M.F.A. '09, musical theater), recently performed a condensed version of the show on NPR's Tiny Desk concert series.