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Friday, September 30, 2016

School of Drama Raises the Curtain with “The Playboy of the Western World”

Playboy of the Western World Poster
The play, which uses humor to explore life’s darker mysteries, will run Oct. 6-15 in CMU’s Philip Chosky Theater.
Friday, September 23, 2016

New Drama Season Proves Laughter Is Best Medicine

drama season
The School of Drama kicks off its 2016-2017 season with a mixture of old and new plays that reflect on gender politics and social systems through several distinct lenses.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Eight Drama Alumni Nominated for Emmys

Judith Light
Judith Light is one of eight Carnegie Mellon University alumni nominated for Prime Time Emmys this year.
Thursday, September 1, 2016

At 50, "Star Trek" Inspires CMU Teachers, Writers and Actors

Zachary Quinto
Since Sept. 8, 1966, humans have been boldly exploring the edges of space and what's possible.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Your TV Guide to CMU's Alumni Network

Judith Light
This fall, and throughout the year in television, Carnegie Mellon University alumni will take to the small screen in all of its iterations.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Center for Iranian Music To Host Persian Traditional Music Concert

Ensemble Zakhmeh-Del will perform at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the Kresge Theatre in CMU’s College of Fine Arts building.
Monday, August 22, 2016

Students Win Geothermal Design Challenge

Geothermal Infographic
Teams explored the future of geothermal energy by designing an infographic to tell a compelling story.
Friday, August 19, 2016

Miller Gallery Hosts Works by Renowned French Architect and Le Corbusier Protégé José Oubrerie

Chapel of Mosquitoes
“Architecture With And Without Le Corbusier” and “The Chapel of the Mosquitoes” will be on display in the gallery Aug. 20-Nov. 13.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Alumni Tune Up Car Museum

Petersen Car Museum
CMU alumni working at The Scenic Route worked under the hood to help with the $125 million renovation of Los Angeles' Petersen Automotive Museum.
Thursday, July 28, 2016

Work of Art

students explore
While Cuba and the U.S. are renewing relations, Carnegie Mellon University faculty and students are working on a revival.
Monday, July 18, 2016

Alumni Hope They're Binge-Worthy in Amazon Pilots

Matt Bomer
Television is a brave new world, and CMU alumni are helping to blaze the frontier.
Sunday, July 10, 2016

TV Guides: Alumni Channel Efforts for Kids’ Sake

Jack Rowley
Jack Rowley (above), Sonia Manzano and Bryan O’Connell have played significant roles in educational television.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Steel City to the Desert: Alumni Embark Upon Summer Residency Program in Sedona

Sedona Landscape
CMU’s Master of Arts Management program and Pittsburgh’s Radiant Hall Studios are fostering a distinct professional development opportunity for arts managers and artists.
Monday, June 13, 2016

Carnegie Mellon Alumni Goldsberry, Odom, Jr. Win Tony Awards

Leslie and Renee
Carnegie Mellon University congratulates CMU alumni Renée Elise Goldsberry and Leslie Odom, Jr., who received Tony Awards on Sunday night at the Beacon Theatre in New York City.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016

CMU Celebrates 70th Annual Tony Awards, June 12

Renee Goldsberry
Carnegie Mellon University's Renée Elise Goldsberry is not going to miss her shot. Goldsberry, a 1993 graduate, was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role for the musical "Hamilton." She is one of seven CMU alumni who have been nominated for eight Tony Awards this year.

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