The 16th annual Emerson Los Angeles Film & Media Festival drew more than 200 people on Saturday, October 22 with appearances by TV legend Norman Lear '44, AMC Programming President Joel Stillerman '84, and more.
For Communication Studies majors, a semester at ELA provides multiple opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom.
Emerson LA students had the opportunity to sit in on rehearsals for a new musical based on the feud between rival inventors Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Allen Zipper P'19 co-wrote the musical, which features alumnus Joseph Leo Bwarie ’99.
Emerson College Los Angeles (ELA) won a national award from the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), Facility Executive reports.
Emerson's Comedic Arts major, which launches this fall, is the focus of a feature New York Times Magazine story.
Emerson Los Angeles’s Virtual Reality (VR) filmmaking course is featured in EdTech as an example of how colleges are giving students opportunities to work in the new medium.
Emerson Establishes Student Scholarship Fund in Honor of Emerson Los Angeles Founder, Executive Producer of Friends Kevin Bright
BOSTON, MA (October 27, 2016)—Emerson College has established the Kevin Bright Scholarship Fund—a $10,000 annual fund to help support students with financial need to experience Emerson Los Angles (ELA), its longtime residential study and internship program in Los Angeles. Students awarded funding will be known as Kevin Bright Scholars, in honor of alumnus Kevin Bright, founding director and vice president of ELA and executive producer of the award-winning sitcom Friends. Bright remains involved in ELA after recently stepping down from the position this summer.
Emerson College Los Angeles's 16th annual Emerson LA Film & Media Festival will take place on Saturday, October 22. The interactive event will feature TV legend Norman Lear, AMC’s Programming President, the creator, executive producer, and showrunner of the hit TV show The Walking Dead, the showrunner of Preacher, directors for music videos from Usher and Metallica, and more!
Emerson College is pleased to announce its first low-residency Master of Fine Arts program in Writing for Film and Television. Beginning in August 2016, the two-year program will offer six-day residencies each semester that alternate between Emerson’s campuses in Boston and Los Angeles. The fully accredited graduate program builds on the College’s long-standing tradition of academic excellence, and is housed in its acclaimed Department of Visual and Media Arts.