Tag: Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts

Around Webster: Guterman talk April 10; Jackson lighting award; Neal on CCME

Around Webster: Guterman talk April 10; Jackson lighting award; Neal on CCME

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Jackson Wins L.A. Lighting Design Award Seth Jackson, assistant professor and head of Concert Design for the Conservatory of Theatre Arts in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, won a BroadwayWorld Los Angeles 2014 award for Best Lighting Design (Local Production). The […]

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Webster Faculty, Alumni Win Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards

Webster Faculty, Alumni Win Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several outstanding Webster University community members were recipients of Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards, including Jeffrey Carter, Department of Music chair in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, who won the Outstanding Musical Director award. Carter was recognized for his work as musical director of Bonnie & Clyde at New Line Theatre in St. […]

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Conservatory Presents ‘Honk!’ March 27-29

Conservatory Presents ‘Honk!’ March 27-29

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts performs “Honk!” this weekend, March 27-29. “Honk!” is based on Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Ugly Ducking” and features music by George Stiles. Musical Theatre International said, “A heart-warming tale and a quackingly good time, Honk! is a deeply moving, creatively masterful adaptation of one of the most beloved fables of […]

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Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts Class of 2015 is hosting a trivia night Jan. 17 to benefit the Class of 2015 and their showcase trip to Los Angeles. Come join them for an evening of entertainment, laughs and good company in support of these Webster seniors. The trivia night will take place in […]

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During Pippin Tour, York ’11 Visits Conservatory Students: ‘Webster helped me find out who I am’

During Pippin Tour, York ’11 Visits Conservatory Students: ‘Webster helped me find out who I am’

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

After graduating from Webster University’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts in 2011, Borris York has appeared on NBC’s “SMASH” and numerous shows at both STAGES St. Louis and The Muny. York is now on his first national tour, appearing in Pippin. Recently in St. Louis for Pippin’s performances at The Peabody Opera House, he took time […]

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Webster Conservatory Presents ‘Hay Fever’ Dec. 3-6, 10-13

Webster Conservatory Presents ‘Hay Fever’ Dec. 3-6, 10-13

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts presents its production of Hay Fever 
by Nöel Coward Dec. 3-6 and Dec. 10-13. The performances will be on Stage III
, ground floor of Webster Hall. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays; and 2 p.m. on Sundays. From Stage Agent: “‘Hay Fever’ is a comedy which is part farce and […]

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Conservatory Presents ‘Spring Awakening’ with Special Interactive Engagements

Conservatory Presents ‘Spring Awakening’ with Special Interactive Engagements

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University will present the Tony Award–winning musical Spring Awakening Nov. 19-23 in the Browning Mainstage Theatre. Spring Awakening is based on the play by Frank Wedekind, with book and lyrics by Steven Sater and music by Duncan Sheik. Spring Awakening tells the story of 19th-century German teenagers attempting […]

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Snapshot: Ocel’s master class preps Opera Studio students

Snapshot: Ocel’s master class preps Opera Studio students

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tim Ocel, a national-profile director of opera and musicals, presented a master class on Tuesday, Sept. 30, for Webster University Opera Studio students. Ocel is also an adjunct faculty member currently teaching a song study class in the Conservatory of Theatre Arts. In the master class, he worked with students on dramatic intention, textual understanding […]

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Conservatory Presents ‘Stop Kiss’ Oct. 1-5, 8-12; Angel Band Project Talks on Oct. 4, 11

Conservatory Presents ‘Stop Kiss’ Oct. 1-5, 8-12; Angel Band Project Talks on Oct. 4, 11

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University will present Diana Son’s Stop Kiss Oct. 1-5 and Oct. 8-12 in the Emerson Studio Theatre. Stop Kiss tells the story of two women in a developing relationship, Callie and Sara, whose lives are dramatically altered after a violent attack. In the aftermath, Sara and Callie discover […]

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Webster University and Muny Launch Summer Program for Emerging Artists

Webster University and Muny Launch Summer Program for Emerging Artists

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Muny, America’s premier summer musical theatre, and Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Conservatory of Theatre Arts, a national leader in training for musical theatre, have joined forces to launch a summer intensive for emerging young artists. This three-week program invites 10 rising junior and senior high school students from across the […]

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