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Music Alum Named Winner of Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition
December 14, 2018, 11:16 am
Congratulations go to Laurin Talese '04 (Vocal Performance), who claimed the top spot in the seventh annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competitio. In the finals, Talese won the competition with her rendition of the Gershwin classic "Someone to Watch Over Me."
The win carries with it a $5,000 prize and a coveted spot in the 2019 Newport Jazz Festival this August.
Dance Faculty Member Wins Joffrey Choreographic Competition
December 14, 2018, 11:04 am
The Joffrey Ballet has announced this year's winners of the ninth annual Winning Works Choreographic Competition. Assistant Professor Tommie-Waheed Evans is among the select group of four choreographers who will have their work premiered at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago's Edlis Neeson Theater on March 9-10, 2019.
Muralist Alum Returns to Philly with New Show
December 14, 2018, 10:56 am
Muralist Noségo (aka Yis Goodwin BFA ’08 (Film)) returns to his roots with a show titled Died a Few Times to Live This Once, opening on December 14 at Paradigm Gallery + Studio in Queen Village. Noségo was the first artist to exhibit at Paradigm—founded by alums Jason Chen BFA ’08 (Animation) and Sara McCorriston BFA ’09 (Theater Design & Technology)—when it opened in 2010.
Digital Photo Certificate Student Lilanee Chanyothi and '30 Ways to See a Tchotchke'
December 13, 2018, 10:32 am
Continuing Education office closed 12/17-1/1
December 13, 2018, 9:42 am
Continuing Education Variety Show
December 12, 2018, 7:00 pm
Join us for an evening of readings, performances, and art presented by our talented Continuing Education students.
The Philly POPS and UArts Partner to Create Regional High School All-Star Jazz Band Program
December 12, 2018, 12:00 pm
All-Star Program Will Extend 'POPS In Schools' Program Offerings, Providing New Opportunities For Mentorships And Masterclasses For High School Students As Well As UArts Community And Educational Outreach Programs
December 12, 2018, 9:34 am
Continuing Education Spring Info Session
December 11, 2018, 10:12 am
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 | 6 - 7:30pm
Terra Hall, 9th Floor, Room 905, 211 S. Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
Visiting Writers Series - Writing for Film + TV
December 7, 2018, 10:18 am
The University of the Arts' Visiting Writers Series is sponsored by the BFA Program in Creative Writing. It features acclaimed contemporary writers who visit campus each year. These distinguished poets, novelists, short story writers and screenwriters give readings – all of which are free and open to the public
Fulfill Act 48 hours on your own schedule
December 6, 2018, 2:10 pm
Fulfill Act 48 hours and earn graduate credits early in 2019 on your own schedule. Online courses allow you to advance your career without interrupting it.
Don't miss these courses starting in January:
Winter Dance Series
December 4, 2018, 5:24 pm
The School of Dance at the University of the Arts presents its Winter Dance Series featuring choreographic works created by an incredible roster of guest artists and faculty members.
Solmssen Court Program
December 6 - 9pm
December 7 - 9pm
Solmssen Court program includes work by Beth Gill and Marguerite Hemmings.
Visiting Writers Series Welcomes Joe Swanberg on November 29th
November 27, 2018, 10:59 am
Joe Swanberg is the creator of the Netflix original series Easy, which he produces, writes, and directs.
M.M. Alumni Spotlight: Alex Gittelman
November 26, 2018, 12:45 pm
"The M.M. program at University of the Arts introduced me to essential techniques that I use daily in my teaching."