Emerson College Today

  • Paramount Theatre

    New ArtsEmerson Season Will Challenge, Charm

    ArtsEmerson will bring opera, circus, and provocative plays from around the world during its 2016-2017 season lineup, announced this week.

  • Emerson crew poses with Lodz film fest poster

    Film Students Travel to Poland for Film Festival

    From April 13 to 19, Senior Scholar-in-Residence Jim Lane and a small group of Emerson film students visited the Łódź Film School and toured Warsaw, but the focus of the trip was on the Łodzią po Wiśle Film Festival, held in Warsaw and organized by the film school.

  • Areas for Action

    In “Areas for Action,” You’re the Artist and Anything Can Happen

    Next week, Emersonians can close out the semester by throwing bottles of paint and showering themselves in glitter as they participate in improvisational participatory performance art alongside world-renowned experimental artist Oliver Herring.

  • La Vida es Sueno set

    Student Scenic Designer’s Set Gets National Notice

    One of Corey Umlauf's creations, the stage design for La Vida Es Sueño (Life Is a Dream), earned her an honorable mention at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival earlier this month and a gig this summer as an assistant scenic designer at the prestigious National Playwrights Conference (NPC) at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Connecticut.

  • James Carr, founder of Plenish

    Student Entrepreneurs Get Down to Business, Know How to Party

    Hard work was what got the students in the Emerson Experience in Entrepreneurship (E3) to the minor’s annual Expo on April 22, but it was good times that ruled the day, as Philanthro Parties and Party Parcels were named the top two student ventures by a panel of industry judges.

  • Emerson Shakespeare Society Green Gala

    Talent Takes on Climate Change at Emerson Green Gala

    A formidable pool of Emerson College performing artists joined forces to foster awareness and exictement about sustainability at the second Green Gala, held Friday, April 22, at the Paramount Mainstage. 

  • Do Not Resist

    Emerson Alumnus Takes Top Prize at Tribeca

    Emerson College alumnus Craig Atkinson, MA ’08, walked away with a Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Feature from the Tribeca Film Festival for his film, Do Not Resist, about police militarization and surveillance in the United States.                    

  • Children in Ghana

    Engagement Lab Offers a [Clean] Helping Hand

    The Emerson Engagement Lab has co-designed a game to teach children how, why, and when to wash their hands, which they hope will change behaviors and save lives in Ghana.


Events Calendar

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