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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Carnegie Mellon's Miller Gallery Opens "From the Edge" Exhibition, Featuring Performance Design Depicting Social and Political Issues

Waiting for Godot"From the Edge" tackles the foremost issues and events during the Bush and Obama administrations, including 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, health care, moral questions brought to the fore by war and fundamentalist beliefs, and issues relating to views on race in society. 
Monday, January 12, 2015

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Open Nominations for Theatre Education Award

Tony Award BannerNow through March 31, nominations are being accepted online for the inaugural "Excellence in Theatre Education Award." Anyone — from students and school administrators, to friends, neighbors and family — can submit a worthy K-12 teacher for consideration. MORE
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's Miller Gallery Opens Armin Hofmann Exhibition, Sponsored by School of Design Through March 2015

Armin HofmanDuring his many years as a teacher at institutions across the world, the legendary Swiss graphic designer accumulated a treasure-trove of experiences and findings on the subject of color. Following his retirement, he produced 20 silkscreen portfolios, each containing 12 compositions. The Miller exhibition will showcase one of Hofmann's portfolios, as well as 18 studies of the prints as a part of "Farbe / Color."
Friday, November 21, 2014

Go Behind the Scenes at Carnegie Mellon School of Art Open Studio, Dec. 5

Open Studio DayThe seventh annual Open Studio from 5-10 p.m., Friday, Dec. 5, in the College of Fine Arts building will feature more than 50 undergraduate and graduate artist studios with work-in-progress spanning sculpture, painting, video, gaming, performance, interactive art and more. MORE
Monday, November 17, 2014

Carnegie Mellon School of Music Renames Recording Studio in Recognition of Generous Gift From Nick and Kimi Vlahakis

Kimi and Nick VlahakisTheir two-part gift includes a substantial annual gift to support regular studio operations, and a planned gift of $1 million that will be used to help ensure the studio's effective operation in perpetuity, and to support undergraduate merit scholarships and operations in the School of Music. MORE
Monday, November 10, 2014

CMU's School of Drama presents "Trojan Women: A Love Story" by Charles L. Mee, Directed by Jed Allen Harris

Trojan WomenThis new adaptation of a Greek classic reflects the damage over 2,000 years of war has wrought on humanity since Euripides' original play. "Trojan Women: A Love Story" opens at the Philip Chosky Theater at 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 13, and runs through Nov. 22. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 412-268-2407 between noon and 5 p.m. MORE