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2010s
Ingrid Kapteyn (BFA '13) and Garth Johnson (BFA '13) are in Shanghai for six months to be in Sleep No More. The rehearsal director is Eric Jackson Bradley (BFA '91), and the production runs from December 14 to March 26.

Chelsea Ainsworth (BFA '10), Aaron Carr (BFA '09), and Robert Valdez (BFA '08) are members of ZviDance, which is premiering On the Road as part of the Next Wave Festival at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (through December 3). Inspired by Jack Kerouac's novel, company founder Zvi Gotheiner's work features original music by Jukka Rintamäki and video footage by Josh Higgason of the company's retracing of Kerouac's journey.

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Francesca Carpanini (Group 45) plays Chris in Tom Schulman's Dead Poets Society. The production, which is directed by John Doyle, runs through December 11 at Classic Stage Company in New York City.

Through December 4, Noah Averbach-Katz (Group 44) and Madeleine Rogers (Group 45) are featured in The Lion in Winter, which is by James Goldman and directed by Tyne Rafaeli at Two River Theater in Red Bank, N.J.

HBO's comedy series High Maintenance, which featured Ismenia Mendes (Group 41) in the role of Anja, aired this fall.

Justine Lupe (Group 40) was featured in Ana Nogueira's Empathitrax, which was directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt at Here Arts Center in New York City this fall.

Amelia Pedlow (Group 39) played Laura Wingfield in Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie this fall. The production, which was directed by...Read more


Natsuki Kumagai (MM ‘15, violin) sent this photo of alumni New World Symphony members. From left: Dima Dimitrova (BM ‘12, MM ‘14, violin), Kumagai, Caroline Gilbert (MM ‘14, viola), Anne Ku (BM ‘12, MM ‘14, violin), Clare Semes (MM ‘16, violin), Jennifer Hsieh (Pre-College ‘08, MM ‘14, violin), Hye Jin Koh (Pre-College, BM ‘11, violin), Dave Raschella (BM ‘13, MM ‘15, French horn), Zach Manzi (BM ‘15, clarinet), Greg Cardi (MM ‘16, violin), Priscilla Rinehart (BM ‘12, MM ‘14, French horn), Doug Devries (BM ‘12, flute), Joe Peterson (BM ‘12, trombone), Brent Foster (BM ‘12, MM ‘14, bassoon), and James Riggs (MM ‘13, oboe). (Photo: Elizabeth Lu [Pre-College '09, flute])

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2010s
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