Faculty News

Faculty News


Robert Grusecki and Anya Turner published the book WORDS MATTER, a collection of their song lyrics, essays, monologues, and photographs.

David Deblinger performed in BACKSEAT, which he also wrote, with Labyrinth Theater Company, June 25-27, 2021.

Magaly Colimon‘s company Conch Shell Productions will produce RESERT SERIES 2021 on July 24 & 31, 2021.

Austin Pendleton directs the New York concert premiere of the new musical BLUE ROSES with York Theatre Company, October 18, 2021.

Ashish Pant‘s film THE KNOT (ULJHAN), which he also directs, was selected in competition at IFFLA, May 20-27, 2021, NYIFF, June 4-11, 2021 and Shanghai International Film Festival, June 11-20, 2021.

Jessica Hecht and Mark Nelson star in chekhovOS /an experimental game/ by Zero Gravity (zero-G) Virtual Theater Lab, now through June 24, 2021. Jessica Hecht also stars in Season 2 of SPECIAL.

Amanda Quaid‘s new one-act opera THE EXTINCTIONIST premiered with Heartbeat Opera in May and is available to stream online.

Keith David will star in the new Broadway play THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN which opens on October 31, 2021.

Ashish Pant‘s film THE KNOT (ULJHAN), which he also directs, has been selected in competition at IFFLA, May 20-27, 2021 and NYIFF, June 4-11, 2021.

Marsha Mason stars in LITTLE GEM with Irish Repertory Theatre, April 27-May 9, 2021.

Snezhana Chernova performs in the independent film WHO KILLED PUSHKIN? produced by independent film company JUMP ROOM FILMS that is currently in post production.

Laura Esterman performs in THE WOMAN’S PARTY with Clubbed Thumb, April 22-May 6, 2021.

Mercedes Ruehl will star in Guild Hall’s 90th season celebration, beginning May 23.

Jessica Hecht performs in PERIOD PIECE, consisting of 36 monologues by 36 different playwrights, April 12-26. She is also set to star in Season 2 of SPECIAL.

Ashish Pant directs THE KNOT which is featured at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival as an Official Selection, International Competition, March 31-April 10, 2021.

Marsha Mason directs JERICHO with New Normal Rep, March 4-April 4, 2021.

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