The 116th commencement ceremony took place on Friday, June 18, 2021, at 11am ET and was livestreamed on

Juilliard recognized a distinguished group of honorary doctorate recipients at the June 18 ceremony: actor, writer, and director Alan Alda; conductor and music director Marin Alsop; dance educator and advocate Jody Gottfried Arnhold; soprano Reri Grist; and dancer and artistic director Virginia Johnson. In addition, Alsop, who is also an alumna, gave the commencement address.

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