Tag: Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts

2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts Student Exhibit May 3

2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts Student Exhibit May 3

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The opening reception for the Webster University 2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts Student Exhibit, Level, is Friday, May 3, from 6 – 10 p.m., at 3407 California Avenue, St. Louis, Mo., 63118. The exhibit features works by: Josie Cammarata, Diana Casanova, Emily Congdon, Katie Coughlan, Meredith Cristal, Kelly Goode, Lindsey Hays, Krista Hines, Katelin Hull, […]

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Panel Discussion: ‘The River Between Us’ April 12

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The “The River Between Us” Panel Discussion takes place Friday, April 12, 11:30 – 1 p.m., in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. Organized by Laumeier Sculpture Park and hosted by Webster University, the event is free and open to the public. Laumeier Sculpture Park and Longue Vue House and Gardens, New Orleans, are co-organizing the […]

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Snapshot: Voces8 master class with Webster Chamber Singers

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Voces8, an internationally-acclaimed a cappella group, led a master class on Friday, March 22, with Chamber Singers, Webster University’s flagship choral ensemble. The groups sang together, engaged in a lively vocal improvisation exercise, discussed nuances of being a choral ensemble, and performed separately for each other. The session ended with Voces8’s director coaching Chamber Singers […]

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Conservatory in the News: Alum is ‘Gypsy of the Month;’ Jackson Designs for Manilow

Conservatory in the News: Alum is ‘Gypsy of the Month;’ Jackson Designs for Manilow

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news involving the Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts: Kevin Worley, an alumnus of the Conservatory of Theatre Arts in Webster’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, appears in the new production of Rodgers and Hammersteins Cinderella, arriving on Broadway for the first time ever. The roles earned him a profile as […]

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Webster University Faculty Experts Pick the Oscar Winners

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The annual Academy Awards attract debate among film fans and punditry alike. With the 2013 edition set for Sunday, Feb. 24, we turned to Webster University School of Communications and Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts faculty to give us their picks on who should win, and who will walk away with an “Oscar” — […]

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March 4: ‘Arts at the Crossroads’ with Ben Cameron, Global Leader in Residence for Fine Arts

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join the Webster University community to welcome the next Global Leader in Residence: Ben Cameron, program director for the Arts, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF), will be on campus in March as the Global Leader in Residence in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. A former theatre professional, frequent public speaker and arts activist, […]

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Department of Dance Welcomes James Robey

Department of Dance Welcomes James Robey

| May 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University welcomes James Robey as a new full-time assistant professor in the Department of Dance. “We are very pleased to welcome James Robey to the Dance faculty,” said Beckah Reed, professor and chair, Department of Dance. “Besides being an artist in his own right, James will bring his excellent teaching skills to our students, […]

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Broadway Bound: Webster Conservatory Seniors at New World Stage

Broadway Bound: Webster Conservatory Seniors at New World Stage

| March 12, 2012 | 3 Comments

This week in New York City, 12 Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts seniors are demonstrating their talents to dozens of professional designers, directors, agents, and casting directors. The “Senior Showcase” is a one-hour show featuring brief performances by each student at the New World Stages Theater in the heart of the theater district. Fifteen […]

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Webster Alum Norbert Leo Butz Wins Tony for Best Leading Actor

Webster Alum Norbert Leo Butz Wins Tony for Best Leading Actor

| June 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

It was a big Sunday night for Webster University at the Tony Awards. St. Louis native Norbert Leo Butz, a 1990 graduate of Webster University‚Äôs Conservatory of Theatre Arts in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, won the 2011 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for his role […]

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