January 31, 2017

Spotlight: Congratulations to the St. Louis Theater Circle Award' 2017 Nominees

The Performing Arts Department is proud to congratulate, Robert Mark Morgan, Senior Lecturer in Drama; Sean Savoie, Senior Lecturer and Coordinator, Design-Technical Theater Program; and Annamaria Pileggi, Professor of the Practice in Drama, on their nominations to the 2017 St. Louis Theater Circle Awards. 

January 26, 2017

Spotlight: Meghan McLeroy '16

Alumna Meghan McLeroy (’16) recently had an article published by the online theatre commons, HowlRound. The article concerns Southern representation on the contemporary stage and first appeared on the blog She Wrights, a parity initiative founded by Meghan and another PAD alum, Robert M. Kapeller (’16). Read the article here (http://howlround.com/the-south-the-theatre-forgot-audrey-cefaly-s-love-is-a-blue-tick-hound) and check out She Wrights on Facebook and Twitter.

November 8, 2016

Spotlight: Professor Henry I. Schvey to discuss his newly published memoir at the St. Louis Jewish Book Festival

Monday, November 14, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.

On Monday November 14 at 1:30 p.m. Professor Schvey will speak about his new book The Poison Tree: A Memoir at the 38th Annual St. Louis Jewish Book Festival during the "Home-Grown Talent: Missouri's Own event.  His work has recently been highlighted in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch by Judith Newmark under "From chaos to calm: Author Henry Scvey tells a St. Louis love story"  as well as in the article by Susan Fadem in the St. Louis Jewish Light titled, "WU professor exposes hard childhood in memoir."

More information about the St. Louis Jewish Book Festival can be found by clicking here.