Faculty News

Faculty News


Snezhana Chernova is a member of The Literary Theater Dialogue, which was nominated for the prestigious award INTERNATIONAL STAR OF THEATER, 2020 in the category BEST RUSSIAN THEATER ABROAD. Cast your votes here.

Joy Coronel is dialect coaching a Williamstown Theatre Festival radio play that is being recorded by Audible.

Melissa Errico released TWO SPRING SONGS FOR SUMMER available to listen on Spotify, Amazon and Apple Music.

Magaly Colimon‘s Conch Shell Productions, in collaboration with Braata Productions and Kumu Kahua Theater, has formed RESET Theatre Coalition, which is committed to presenting new works by American playwrights – of African, Caribbean, Native American,  Latin American, Central American, Asian, European, Middle Eastern, Indian, and Polynesian descent – that will inspire a RESET in America.

Ryan William Downey‘s play PERISCOPE, directed by Theresa Buchheister, will be presented along with OUT (123.73) by The Million Underscores (and featuring Michelle Uranowitz) on July 12, 2020.

Paul Pryce was interviewed by HowlRound for their series SEGAL TALKS, featuring a discussion on the situation for theatre artists in New York City.

Magaly Colimon‘s play WATERFALL OF THE GODS was featured in the Planet Connections Zoom Fest on June 8, 2020. Her work will also be featured in the Fest’s presentation on June 29, 2020.

Joan La Barbara performed in the zoom opera ALL DECISIONS WILL BE MADE BY CONSENSUS, available to stream now.

Austin Pendleton directs a radio play rendition of Miller’s THE AMERICAN CLOCK with more than 30 Steppenwolf ensemble members, including John Malkovich and Laurie Metcalf. He will also perform.

Magaly Colimon‘s production company Conch Shell Productions, alongside HB Studio, hosts a virtual reading series AND OTHER DREAMS WE HAD, on April 24, 2020 at 7PM.


Steven Eng will portray Gordon Hirabayashi and 37 other characters in HOLD THESE TRUTHS at People’s Light in Malvern, PA, March 18-April 19, 2020.

Mark Blum is set to star as Professor Serebryakov in UNCLE VANYA at Berkshire Theatre Group, August 6-29, 2020.

Craig Dolezel performs in MARROW at Episcopal Actors Guild, February 20-29, 2020. HB folks get a discount with code EAGFRIENDS20 ($5.00 off).

Tina Benko is nominated for Best Guest Actress (Drama) for her performance in THE REHEARSAL by the 11th Annual Indie Series Awards.

Jackson Moran appears in THE PLOT AGAINST AMERICA on HBO this year.

David Maurice Sharp is the choreographer for SPRING AWAKENING at Drew University, February 19-22, 2020.

Theresa Buchheister stars in SLEEPING CAR PORTERS by Ryan Downey at The Brick, December 5-14, 2019.

Snezhana Chernova performs in ON THE PARIS WAVE by Noble Prize winner Ivan Bunin and by contemporary writer Elena Dubrovina (Performed in Russian) at Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Theatre, November 16, 2019.

Julie McKee‘s two plays will be featured in readings: THE SECRET LIFE OF SEAWEED (Playmarket, New Zealand, Dec 2019; EST Satellite First Light, Jan/Feb 2019) and A HOLIDAY ON ICE IN A WARM CLIMATE (CCTA, 2019; Drama Discourse Society, Auckland, New Zealand, 2019; Theater im Kulturhaus Karistobahnof, Heidelberg, Germany, 2019; Imago Theatre, Montreal, Canada, 2019; Theatre Alliance, Kansas City, 2019; Climate Change Theater Action, Greenfield, Mass, 2019).

Lorraine Serabian directs MERCIFUL DELUSIONS, four, one-act plays by Tennessee Williams at Theater 54, with Nicole Gut, November 13-17, 2019.

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