News and Notables: September 2017

Dance

Kevin Beverley (Dance ‘08) is with Cirque du Soleil's newest show VOLTA. He is about to tour Ottawa, Toronto, Miami, Tampa, and many more cities to come.

Media Arts

Marissa Cameron (Media Arts ‘12) is a production artist at Brandmuscle, working primarily with alcohol and beverage brands such as Smirnoff, Captain Morgan, Crown Royal, Jim Beam, Makers Mark, Jägermeister, and many others. She also serves as Secretary of Chicago Women's Rugby Club, and is currently working on a documentary about the team, which was founded in 1976.

Music

Dominic Flynn (Music ‘14) is in the studio at Guitar Salon International recording his second set of classical guitar works for their recording label. He recently placed second in the Lee Ritenour International Classical Guitar Competition.

Musical Theatre

Maggie D’Angelo (Musical Theatre ‘13) is currently interning for the nonprofit organization The American Solar Energy Society in Boulder, CO. She is serving on their National Solar Tour as their National Conference Programs Manager, managing media partnerships and organizing for their upcoming national tour. Their mission is to provide educational and community resources to promote sustainability and the transition to 100% renewable energy. She just received her Bachelor’s Degree in sociology from CU-Boulder.

Theatre

Aaron Kahn (Theatre ‘93) is working with his company Rather Than Happiness and one of the national theaters of Lithuania (Šiauliai Drama Theatre) to direct Mud by Maria Irene Fornes. He is moving to Brussels for research and development of the Rather Than Happiness adaptation of Dictionary of The Khazars by Milorad Pavić. Also, he is in negotiations for the rights to adapt Beautiful Losers by Leonard Cohen.

Visual Arts

Jo Cosgrove (Visual Arts ‘03) is teaching outdoor education in Maryland. She makes art in the form of bookbinding.