Jonathon Heyward Announced as Next Chief Conductor of Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie

Monday, May 20, 2019 Broadway World

Alumnus Jonathon Heyward (B.M. '14, cello) has been selected to be the next chief conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie. Heyward will join the orchestra at age 28, the same age Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Director Andris Nelsons was when he began as chief conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie.

Goings On About Town: “Rumpelstiltskin”

Thursday, May 16, 2019 The New Yorker

Guerilla Opera revisits Conservatory faculty member Marti Epstein's mesmerizing seventy-minute adaptation of the Brothers Grimm's Rumpelstiltskin staged with shadow-puppet animations designed by Deniz Khateri in a rare New York performance.

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!

The Woman Behind Houston's Other Opera Company

Friday, April 19, 2019 Houston Chronicle

Alumna Paige Myrick (M.M. '11, P.S.C. '12, voice) shares insight on her role as executive director of Opera in the Heights and the company's upcoming production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly.