News

  1. BFA FTVC student John Barbieri (’18) recently appeared in the feature film BACK IN THE DAY, starring Alec Baldwin and Danny Glover.
  2. Recent graduate of the BA Acting-International Performance Ensemble program, Maggie Borlando, shot a double episode of Law & Order: SVU this past February.
  3. PPA Alumna Delaney Yeager, ’13(Acting) has won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, one of television’s most culturally influential series.
  4. The cast of the world premiere production of Waitress just opened and recent PPA Musical Theater student, Ragan Pharris ‘15, is a part of the ensemble!
  5. Recent PPA graduate Freia Titland, Class of ’13, just wrapped an episode on the fourth season of the Emmy-nominated Netflix series Orange is the New Black.
  6. BA Directing junior, Vinny Ortega ’17 was featured in the Tampa Bay Times this July
  7. Two PPA Musical Theater majors, Connor Antico ’17 and Kevin Csolak ’18 (pictured above) were recently featured in a musical sketch on the hit show Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Central
  8. Recent graduate, Brittany Bigelow ’15 and current senior, Kelly Gleason ‘16 will join the ensemble of the upcoming national tour of the Tony-winning backstage musical comedy, 42nd Street
  9. Christopher Lemieux (BFA Acting ’13) has been accepted to Alabama Shakespeare Festival as an Apprentice Company Member
  10. BFA Musical Theater junior, Kerstin Anderson ‘17, will be starring in the National Tour of THE SOUND OF MUSIC as Maria Rainer
  11. Current Musical Theater junior, Alexis Molnar, is currently performing as a principal cast member in the World Premiere of new musical, Dear Evan Hansen.
  12. Alexia Meyer ’17, Commercial Dance major, was a top 14 contestant on Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance this past season.
  13. Recent BFA Musical Theater graduate, Talya Groves ’15 has joined the national tour of Motown: The Musical! Groves is one of 2 female swings on the tour.
  14. Head of the BFA Musical Theater Program, Amy Rogers, was recently featured on Huff Post: College in the first installment of the Women in the Performing Arts series written by college audition coach, Mary Anna Dennard.
  15. Pace School of Performing Arts Music Professor, Lee Evans, was recently featured in The Pace Press with his article on Leonard Bernstein and Music Education, titled Lenny.
  16. BFA Acting alum, Danielle Bouchard ’12 appeared on The Today Show with her band Oh Honey.