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New HowlRound position offers student Jemma Kepner space to think

January 19, 2021

Since theater major Jemma Kepner discovered HowlRound Theater Commons about 2 years ago, the online platform has become her go-to as a source for contemporary scholarship about theater. She’s used...

Kyle Pasciutti '08 delivers makeup and special effects in COVID times

December 22, 2020

In the credits of the Middlesex Health commercial below is a name that will be familiar to University of Massachusetts Department of Theater members. Alum Kyle Pasciutti '08 adapted to continue his...

Creating Connections and Ideas Online in Theater Design

December 11, 2020

During this pandemic, we have faced many hardships. At UMass Theater, we witnessed this as we adapted to mostly-remote courses and stringent safety measure for face-to-face classes, calling on...

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