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FIU Theatre’s Pioneer Winter Named to Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” List for 2019

Dance Magazine, a national dance publication for over 90 years, has named FIU’s Pioneer Winter one of their 25 to Watch in 2019. Their annual list features dancers, choreographers, and companies that are on the verge of skyrocketing. Winter is an adjunct instructor in FIU’s Department of Theatre and the Honors College and [...]

By |2018-12-21T15:51:34+00:00December 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on FIU Theatre’s Pioneer Winter Named to Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” List for 2019

FIU Theatre Hosts Design Students from Miami Arts Studio (MAS)

Last week, over 30 theatre students from Miami Arts Studio 6-12 @ Zelda Glazer (MAS) visited FIU Theatre for an afternoon of portfolio reviews and design workshops. MAS senior design and technology management students looking to continue their theatre training at the collegiate level met with the FIU Theatre design faculty and shared [...]

By |2018-12-04T21:27:14+00:00December 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on FIU Theatre Hosts Design Students from Miami Arts Studio (MAS)

LA Agent Tony Martinez Visits FIU Theatre for a Masterclass

Tony Martinez, a Los Angeles talent agent with Kazarian, Measures, Ruskin & Associates (KMR), visited FIU Theatre last week and held masterclasses for the BFA and BA acting students. “There are two parts to any successful acting career,” he told the students. “You have to be strong with your craft, but you also [...]

By |2018-11-19T17:39:41+00:00November 19th, 2018|News|Comments Off on LA Agent Tony Martinez Visits FIU Theatre for a Masterclass

FIU Theatre Hosts Miami-Dade Public Schools Theatre and Dance Teachers for “Arts Day at FIU”

This past Friday, FIU Theatre hosted high school theatre teachers from Miami-Dade Public Schools for a day of professional development. Arts Day at FIU is an annual event that provides teachers in all areas of the arts with exciting sessions and collaborative activities led by university faculty, special guests, and outstanding area leaders. [...]

By |2018-10-31T18:37:34+00:00October 31st, 2018|News|Comments Off on FIU Theatre Hosts Miami-Dade Public Schools Theatre and Dance Teachers for “Arts Day at FIU”

Royal Caribbean Presents Musical Theatre Masterclass with FIU Theatre Students

Last week, members of the Celebrity Cruises Productions team (the producing arm of Celebrity Cruises, Inc.) were on campus leading a musical theatre masterclass with over twenty of our acting students. Auri Marcus and Andrew Smithson led the masterclass helping students develop their musical theatre auditions. Nine BFA Acting students presented their songs [...]

By |2018-10-25T15:57:01+00:00October 25th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Royal Caribbean Presents Musical Theatre Masterclass with FIU Theatre Students

Behind the Scenes Look at “A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings” Rehearsals

“It’s a bit surreal, coming back home to the place where I learned about theatre,” says FIU Theatre alumna Victoria Collado. Six years ago, she was a new graduate heading out into the professional theatre world. Now Collado returns as the guest director of A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings, which kicks off the 2018-19 [...]

By |2018-09-18T14:57:47+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes Look at “A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings” Rehearsals

FIU Theatre Launches New Play Development Initiative

This summer FIU Theatre is launching The Greenhouse, an initiative to support professional South Florida playwrights with the development of new playscripts. Three playwrights were selected for one-week intensive residencies to workshop and revise a draft of a full-length play. Each playwright is teamed up with a director, dramaturg, and a cast of [...]

By |2018-06-08T12:00:20+00:00June 8th, 2018|News|Comments Off on FIU Theatre Launches New Play Development Initiative

Alumna Tatiana Pandiani Selected for National Directors Fellowship

FIU Theatre alumna Tatiana Pandiani was selected for a prestigious National Directors Fellowship. The fellowship is awarded jointly by the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, National New Play Network, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, and the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation. “I am very grateful for this opportunity to continue exploring new play [...]

By |2018-05-30T17:54:11+00:00May 30th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Alumna Tatiana Pandiani Selected for National Directors Fellowship
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