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Announcing 2016-17 Department of Theatre awards

May 19, 2017 by

2016-17 Theatre Awards   KENNETH WESTON TURNER AWARD For the outstanding theatrical contribution of the year. Margot New   THE HENRYS For outstanding performance in a theatrical production. McKenna Ryan as C.B.’s Sister in Dog Sees God Chelsea Davis as Esther in Intimate Apparel Sarah Pierce as Mrs. Walker in The Who’s Tommy Hannah Zickel

Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music announces 2016-17 awards

May 19, 2017 by

2016-17 Music Awards   ENSEMBLE AWARDS EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE AWARD In recognition of outstanding performance in and dedication to the Early Music Ensemble. Johann Josen   GUITAR ENSEMBLE AWARD In recognition of outstanding performance in and dedication to the Guitar Ensemble. John Ligon, Jared Jamias, Dylan Kanner, Steven Guidino   NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE AWARD In

Department of Dance announces 2016-17 award recipients

May 19, 2017 by

2016-17 Dance Awards   OUTSTANDING FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR In recognition of exceptional participation and contribution in dance by a freshman. Jonah Almanzar   “BEHIND THE CURTAIN” In recognition of outstanding contribution to the department without wearing tights. Spencer Biggs, Parker Blakely, Carolyn Oliver, Elijah Richardson   QUIET EXCELLENCE In recognition of quiet excellence in

Piano faculty composition wins in New York

May 16, 2017 by

Chapman piano faculty member Ron Anderson recently tied for First Prize in the 2017 Cerddorion Emerging Composers Competition in New York for his choral composition Wilt Thou Forgive? The competition, now in its fifth year, is sponsored by the Cerddorion Vocal Ensemble, “one of New York’s most highly regarded volunteer choral ensembles.” Cerddorion is the Welsh

10 best hidden gem music schools: Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music

March 10, 2017 by

MusicSchoolCentral.com, a website dedicated to helping prospective music students find the post-secondary music institution that best matches their needs, has named Chapman University’s Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music among their top 10 music schools in the U.S. for 2017. Read more about the list and Chapman’s music conservatory highlights here.    

CoPA alumna Stacey Westbrook shines in design spot with Johnny Mathis

January 5, 2017 by

CoPA Theatre Production alumna Stacey Westbrook (B.A. Communications ’92) LOVES her job. For the past four years Westbrook has served as lighting designer, technical director, and stage manager for legendary singer Johnny Mathis. She took over the position when Mathis’ lighting director of over 40 years, Richard Holsten, passed away in January 2013. You can read all

Chapman piano students medal at MTAC Festival for Romantic and Impressionistic Music

December 21, 2016 by

Four piano students from Chapman’s Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music competed in the recent Music Teachers’ Association of California (MTAC) Orange County Theme Festival for Romantic and Impressionistic Music held on Saturday, December 10 at California State University, Fullerton. The students, who study under Dr. Janice Park, came away with impressive results: Mia Barinaga (Piano Performance Major,

Hall-Musco Conservatory’s Crystal Mo ’20 places in L.A. Lizt Competition

December 2, 2016 by

The College of Performing Arts congratulates freshman double piano performance and business major Crystal Mo on her recent success at the Los Angeles International Lizt Competition! Crystal placed 5th in the highly competitive event, held at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California on November 18, 19, and 20. Crystal is a student of Dr. Joseph Matthews.

Theatre senior Furman to blog for BroadwayWorld.com during final Chapman year

August 15, 2016 by

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a college senior studying theatre performance? Now’s your chance to tune-in and find out what that world is like. Chapman University Theatre Performance major Monica Furman (’17) will be writing as a guest blogger for BroadwayWorld.com as she enters her senior year. Her posts will be featured on the