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Serenata de Amor, a musical theater project spearheaded by visual media arts associate professor Claire Andrade-Watkins, was brought to Emerson this past year. The project is a tribute to the morna of Cape Verde and Brava set in the 1940s. Andrade-Watkins worked with a team of faculty and staff members from Emerson to bring Serenata [...]
Claire Andrade-Watkins began her career at Emerson in 1982 as a visual and media arts associate professor. Now in 2013, Andrade-Watkins has served as a member of Emerson’s Board of Trustees, founded SPIA Media Productions Inc, and much more in her time here in the Hub. Andrade-Watkins received her BA in History/Management at Simmons College [...]
All A Cappella Live! will be back for another exciting show on April 7, 2013. Get your tickets today!
The best bands of Iceland meet the best of Boston, March 9th at the Paradise
Ann Leary, Emerson class of ’85, was featured this week in the New York Times promoting her latest novel, The Good House. The book has received excellent reviews and recently made the New York Times best-seller list. In the article, Leary explains how she drew upon some of her own struggles as inspiration for her [...]
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Live Music Week 2013 is coming, March 16-24! Stay tuned to 88.9 and wers.org for more details!
Votes are in, listen Dec. 20th to hear the Top 89 Albums of 2012!
Holly Bario, an Emerson alumna of the Class of 1989 and Co-President of Production at DreamWorks Studios, was recently named one of The Hollywood Reporter’s 100 Most Powerful Women in Entertainment for 2011. Recognized for their “extraordinary drive, intelligence and ability to weather whatever is around the bend in the industry”, Bario was joined on [...]
Vincent Scarpa, a recent Emerson graduate was one of four students to win the Norman Mailer Award for Best College Fiction Writing. Vincent’s story beat out four finalists: from Yale, Stanford, and the University of Iowa. Alec Baldwin hosted the ceremony last month in New York City. Vincent was awarded with $10,000 and a month-long [...]