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Friday, November 13, 2015

Contemporary Ensemble To Host Rare Performance of “Daniel Variations” and “Ballet Mecanique”

Daniel Curtis
Music Director Daniel Nesta Curtis will conduct the concert at 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 22, in CMU's Alumni Concert Hall.
Thursday, November 12, 2015

Drama Presents William Golding’s “Lord of the Flies”

Lord of the Flies
The show, directed by Associate Professor of Directing Caden Manson, will run through Dec. 5 in the Philip Chosky Theater in CMU’s Purnell Center for the Arts.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015

School of Architecture's "Project RE_" Focuses on Reusing, Recycling and Re-envisioning Building Materials

church pews
A Nov. 16 dedication ceremony marks the official opening of the project's location at Construction Junction in Pittsburgh's East End.
Monday, September 28, 2015

School of Drama Presents Annual Cabaret Evening

Stephen Flaherty
Stephen Flaherty, a Pittsburgh native and Tony Award-winning musical theater composer, will return home Oct. 18 to accompany the School of Drama’s Music Theater Ensemble for an evening of song at CLO Cabaret at Theater Square.
Thursday, September 24, 2015

Anthony McKay To Direct Drama’s Performance of Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing”

Much Ado About Nothing
In this comedy, two lovers play cupid the week before their wedding, as they try to convince their bickering friends to forget their differences and fall in love with one another.
Monday, September 21, 2015

“AFTERSOUND: Frequency, Attack, Return” Opens Miller Gallery’s Fall Season

Home made electronics
The exhibit focuses on sound as a medium of contemporary art.
Monday, September 14, 2015

CMU and Its Entertainment Technology Center Host Themed Entertainment Conference Sept. 17-18

The conference will feature a live, onstage interview with Anthony Daniels, the actor known worldwide for his role as C3PO in “Star Wars,” and Walt Disney Imagineering’s Scott Trowbridge, who is dedicated solely to the “Star Wars” franchise. MORE
Friday, September 4, 2015

School of Music’s Season Features Renowned Guest Conductors Yan Pascal Tortelier, Carl Topilow and Paul Polivnick

Andres Cardenes
Maestro Andrés Cárdenes will lead a repertoire that includes many standards and hallmarks from American composers.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Hip-hop “Hamilton”

Hip-Hop Hamilton
The hit Broadway musical has CMU connections both on stage and behind the scenes.
Friday, July 10, 2015

Thomas Hughes Returns to CMU

Thomas Hughes joined CMU July 1 as associate director of the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry within the College of Fine Arts. MORE
Monday, June 8, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Congratulates Christian Borle on Tony Award Win

Christian Borle
Borle, a 1995 graduate of CMU's School of Drama, received the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for “Something Rotten!”
Thursday, June 4, 2015

Theatre Education Award Winner and Finalists Named

Corey Mitchell
Corey Mitchell, theater arts teacher at the Northwest School of the Arts in Charlotte, N.C., is the winner of the inaugural Excellence in Theatre Education Award.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

UDream Program Receives AIA National Diversity Award

UDream Diversity Award
UDream is an 18-week program that provides recent minority college graduates with an opportunity to further their knowledge of urban design while working in Pittsburgh.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Congratulates Borle, Schwartz on Tony Awards Recognition

Christian BorleStephen SchwartzChristian Borle (far left) has been nominated for best performance by a featured actor in a musical for “Something Rotten!” and Stephen Schwartz has been named this year’s recipient of the Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award. MORE
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Experiments, Brave Statements Featured in “Some Preservatives,” Carnegie Mellon’s Senior Art Exhibition, May 1-16

Some PreservativesThirty-six student artists from the Class of 2015 will present their final work, including paintings, videos, interactive works, sculptures and installations, in the Miller Gallery. MORE

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