Theater and Dance in the News
- A Major Dance Minor | Macalester News | August, 2019
THDA minor Ekaterina Hofrenning ’21 spent her summer in New York at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre summer program.
- Sarah Bellamy on TPT’s Minnesota Original | July 2019
THDA Visiting Assistant Professor and Penumbra Theatre Artistic Director Sarah Bellamy shares her journey into leadership and her hopes that future generations will no longer have to “argue for theaters of color.”
- Danai Gurira on Avengers & Walking Dead Spoilers | Jimmy Kimmel Live | April 10, 2019
Macalester alum Danai Gurira ’01 appears on Jimmy Kimmel show to talk about her upcoming cinematic projects, Avengers and Walking Dead.
- Signe Harriday Directs HIDDEN HEROES: The Black Women of NASA | Broadway World | April 8, 2019
The World Premiere of HIDDEN HEROES has two Macalester connections. It’s based on the book “Hidden Human Computers: The Black Women of NASA,” co-written by American Studies prof. Duchess Harris. The play is written by Shá Cage, who graduated from Macalester in 1995.
- Gay African-American Acting Legend Harry Waters Jr.’s Courageous Staging of MN Jewish Theatre’s “Actually” Exposes Formalized Privacy Intrusion | Lavender Magazine | February 22, 2019
Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company certainly picked the right man to direct with (Theater and Dance Prof.) Harry Waters Jr.
- Macalester’s new theater and dance building completes 3-part arts update | Pioneer Press | February 11, 2019