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 alumna Quinn Marcus ’13 and the alumni production crew behind the new ABC Digital show A Little of Your Time with Quinn Marcus visited ELA to speak about building careers in the digital space.
Emerson College Los Angeles will host some of the biggest music supervisors in the industry on September 17, 2016, during the second annual Guild of Music Supervisors State of Music in Media Conference.
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 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.
BOSTON, MA (June 17, 2015)—Emerson College announced today that starting in September 2016 it will offer a new four-year degree in its School of the Arts: a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Comedic Arts. Grounded in the history and theory of comedy with a concentration of practical experiential learning and a capstone project, the degree will focus on preparing students for careers in comedy performance, writing, and production. Prospective students can apply to major in Comedic Arts at Emerson beginning this fall.
ELA is now offering Understanding Film, TV, and Digital Content Distribution—a free public lecture at ELA. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of content distribution and learn how digital options have created new opportunities that will shape the future of how we consume film and television.