A Dream Come True for Shoba Narayan, Tonight’s Natasha in 'The Great Comet'

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Playbill

Alumna Shoba Narayan (B.F.A. '12, musical theater) talks to Playbill about her Broadway principal debut as Natasha in Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, a monumental achievement making Narayan the first South Asian female in a principal role since Bombay Dreams.

Polygamous Convictions

Sunday, February 12, 2017 The Boston Music Intelligencer

The Boston Music Intelligencer reviews the Conservatory’s February 2017 performance of Dark Sisters, an opera by Nico Muhly that was presented as part of the 2016–2017 Boston Conservatory at Berklee New Music Festival: The Music of Nico Muhly.

Rare instrument in the spotlight at Kurtág concert

Thursday, February 9, 2017 The Boston Globe

Alumnus Nicholas Tolle (B.M. '05, percussion), artistic director of the Boston-based Ludovico Ensemble and one the very few professional cimbalom players in North America, is featured in The Boston Globe ahead of two performances celebrating the birthday of Hungarian composer György Kurtág.

'Come From Away' Tops Helen Hayes Nominations

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Playbill

Among the nominees included in Playbill’s announcement for the 2017 Helen Hayes Awards are current student J.P. Coletta (B.F.A. '18, musical theater) for Million Dollar Quartet and alumni Chad Kimball (B.F.A. '99, musical theater) for Come From Away and Liam Forde (B.F.A. '11, musical theater) for Hand to God.

Meriden native gaining recognition in the opera world

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Record-Journal

Gabriella Reyes (B.M. '16, voice) talks to Record-Journal about winning first place in the prestigious Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in the New England Region and moving on to the semifinals at New York’s Metropolitan Opera.

First job makes 'Once' star appreciate career path even more

Monday, January 23, 2017 Sioux City Journal

Mackenzie Lesser-Roy (B.F.A. '17, musical theater) talks about the demands and rewards of working on a touring production of the Tony Award-winning show Once and how her starring role as "Girl" draws on both her high school physics teacher and her training as a pianist.