Conservatory alumna Anne Maguire (B.M. '12, voice) discusses her experience as a Young Artist in the prestigious Merola Opera Program. Established 61 years ago, the Merola Opera Program has grown to be one of the most distinguished in the world.
The Museum of Russian Icons will present accomplished soloist and chamber pianist Yoko Hagino (G.P.D. '05, piano)in Mystery, Fantasy, and Resistance, a concert featuring selections from Alexander Scriabin, Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Sofia Gubaidulina.
Conservatory faculty member Judith Eissenberg will perform Sofia Gubaidulina’s String Quartet No. 4 with the Lydian String Quartet. The piece features pre-recorded sounds, multicolored lights, and various extended techniques.
Conservatory alumna Ellie van Amerongen(B.F.A. '18, musical theater) shines in SpeakEasy Stage Company’s production of Fun Home, where she delivered a breathless performance of “Changing My Major” as an awkward, 19-year-old Alison Bechdel.
Alumnus Bradley Gibson (B.F.A. '13, musical theater) is playing the role of Simba in the Broadway production of The Lion King, which is now offering special showings for children with autism and their families.
Conservatory student Antonina Styczen (P.S.C. '18, A.D. '20, flute) is a winner of the 2018 Astral Artists National Auditions, a prestigious competition that has helped launch the careers of leading young artists through career development mentorship.
A public memorial in Boston’s Back Bay has been dedicated to social activist Kip Tiernan, who first came to Boston in 1947 to study at Boston Conservatory. Best known as the founder of the first women’s shelter in the United States, Rosie's Place, Tiernan was a fierce advocate who created countless organizations aiding the poor and disenfranchised.