The Newsroom

NEWS

Juilliard Spring Dances Features Masterworks by Cunningham, Pite, and Tharp, March 21-24, 2018

Juilliard Dance, led by acting artistic director Taryn Kaschock Russell, continues its season with Spring Dances, a repertory program featuring Merce Cunningham’s Sounddanceset to Untitled 1975/1994 by David Tudor and staged by Jean Freebury; Crystal Pite’s Grace Engine, set to music by Owen Belton and staged by Alexandra Damiani; and Twyla Tharp’s Deuce Coupe, set to music by the Beach Boys and staged by Richard Colton.

NEWS

Areta Zhulla to Become First Violinist of the Juilliard String Quartet Beginning September 2018

Juilliard announced today that Greek violinist Areta Zhulla, an alumna, will be joining the Juilliard String Quartet (JSQ) in September 2018. She will be succeeding violinist Joseph Lin, who is stepping down at the end of the 2017-18 season, having decided on the birth of his fourth child to devote more time to his young family. 

NEWS

Conductor David Robertson Is Named Director of Conducting Studies, Distinguished Visiting Faculty

Juilliard today announced conductor David Robertson as director of conducting studies, distinguished visiting faculty at Juilliard. As part of his new role, Mr. Robertson will be the principal teacher for all conducting degree students at the school. 

Juilliard News

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

'Hoodoo Love' Enchants Cultural Dialogue

Juilliard Journal

Juilliard fourth-year-repertory director Kym Moore on the "liberating journey" alumna Katori Hall's Hoodoo Love offers

Read More
  • Monday, January 22, 2018

    A Day in the Life of a Jazz Musician

    Juilliard Journal

    Juilliard Jazz student Alexa Tarantino: As much as we hone our craft for hours each day, seeing the audience respond to the live performance is what fuels me

    Read More
  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    New Dances: A Tangible Legacy

    Juilliard Journal

    Larry Rhodes, named artistic director of Juilliard Dance in 2002, created New Dances, which let students perform more and cultivated young choreographers

    Read More
  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017

    An Enlightenment 'Triumph'

    Juilliard Journal

    Stephen Wadsworth and fourth-year actors bring to life a world in which love is the key to self-knowledge, balance, growth, and freedom

    Read More