3 Promising Musical Theater Writers Receive $100,000 Prizes

Monday, January 8, 2018 The New York Times

Amanda Yesnowitz (M.M. '96, musical theater) won the Kleban Prize in Musical Theater—one of the most prestigious and generous awards in the field. Yesnowitz’s lyrics for the 2013 musical Somewhere in Time earned her the $100,000 prize in the lyrics category.

A Composed Response

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 Harvard Magazine

Composer Jonathan Bailey Holland, the Conservatory’s chair of composition, contemporary music, and core studies, talks to Harvard Magazine about his compositions "Synchrony" and "Dream Elegy," which, he says, are meditations on police brutality against African Americans.

Art of Dedication

Monday, January 1, 2018 San Antonio Magazine

Dance alumna Karin Heiden (B.F.A. '96), executive director of San Antonio Metropolitan Ballet, talks to San Antonio Magazine about the “art of dedication”—how many aspiring performing artists train and specialize like athletes from a young age.

New Hampshire Rockette shows no signs of slowing down

Sunday, December 24, 2017 Concord Monitor

Dance alumna Jessica Davison (B.F.A. '11), who has been a member of the Radio City Rockettes for over five years, reflects on her role and the years of hard work and determination it took get there.