Robert J. Orchard

Executive Director for the Arts
Robert J. Orchard

What Is ArtsEmerson?

Committed to bringing the world’s legendary and pioneering artists to Emerson College, ArtsEmerson presents work from this country and abroad you’ve never had an opportunity to see—at least, not without first heading to the airport.

Flash Mob

An Unexpected Sound of Music

More than 60 students performed in a flash mob dance in the food court of Boston’s City Place. Celebrating the inaugural season of ArtsEmerson, students brought theater into a public space while comically deconstructing Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music.

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