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BYU Theatre Students Build Characters with Actors from the London Stage

Advanced theatre students attended a workshop taught by Shakespearean actor Chris Donnelly focusing on character motivations and acting from moment to moment Theatre students taking advanced acting at BYU were treated to a workshop taught by Chris Donnelly, a member of the Actors From the London Stage touring company. The five-member group recently performed “The […]

Musicians from Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Workshop with BYU Students

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra performed with Chick Corea at BYU Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra members Chris Crenshaw and Marcus Printup worked with music students while at BYU. Students volunteered to play in a small jazz ensemble for Crenshaw and Printup before receiving feedback. The two professionals not only demonstrated musical skills on the […]

Lawrence Brownlee Shares Importance of Always Being a Student

Lawrence Brownlee aided student singers in taking their performances to the next level Vocal performance majors from the BYU School of Music participated in a masterclass given by BRAVO! guest artist, Lawrence Brownlee. The opera star presented a concert on April 3 which included the performance of the song cycle, “Cycles of My Being.” “I […]

BRAVO! Series Brings World-Renowned Singers to BYU

Tallis Scholars and BYU ensembles come together to dazzle audiences The Tallis Scholars will make their long-anticipated premiere in Utah on April 18. Audiences will be delighted by the ensemble’s fresh and unique sound as they join BYU Singers and BYU Concert Choir with an unforgettable night of musical delight. Since 1973, the Tallis Scholars […]

Troels Findsen Hagen (left) and Paul O'Mahony (right) from Out of Chaos' "Macbeth," demonstrate acting exercises for TMA students.

Students Interact with International Performers through BYU’s OFF THE MAP

BYU’s annual theatre festival provided students with an opportunity to work with professional actors in an intimate setting OFF THE MAP BYU International Theatre Festival not only provided audiences with a taste of theatre from around the world, it also gave students the opportunity to work closely with professional actors. During the course of two […]

BYU Wind Symphony Performs Final Concert Before Australian Tour

The concert, conducted by Donald Peterson, will feature choral faculty conductor, Andrew Crane Before leaving on their tour to Australia, the BYU Wind Symphony will present “Bon Voyage” on April 13 in the de Jong Concert Hall. The repertoire for the concert will be diverse, with selections ranging from the “Silverado” film score by Bruce […]

16th Annual BFA New York Senior Showcase

All proceeds from the performances help the graduating students with New York expenses Each spring, graduating seniors from the interdisciplinary Music Dance Theatre (MDT) program and Theatre and Media Arts (TMA) BFA Acting program travel to New York City to present a showcase for industry professionals. Before going to New York, the seniors will have […]

Actors from the London Stage to Provide BYU with an Authentic Shakespearean Experience

BRAVO! Series brings Actors from the London Stage (AFTLS) to treat BYU patrons to performances of “The Taming of the Shrew” April 12-14. AFTLS is one of the world’s oldest touring Shakespeare theatre companies and that has been sharing the works of Shakespeare across the United States for nearly 50 years.    The company is […]