Theatre Arts in the News

Mallory Catlett has been named by the Foundation for Contemporary Arts as one of their 2015 Grants to Artists recipients in the "Performance Art/Theatre" category.


Izumi Ashizawa was honored by DCMetroTheaterArts’ in their Best of 2014 listing.  Her show Kwaiden, presented by Spooky Action Theatre, was recognized as one of the best theatre experiences of 2014, earning her a place as one of the "Best Directors of a Play in Professional Theatres".  You can see a slideshow of images from the show here.


This Was the End, a deconstruction of Chekov's Uncle Vanya devised and directed by Assistant Professor Mallory Catlett, has been featured in the April 2014 issue of American Theatre.  You can read it here:

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City Council Meeting, written and produced by Assistant Professor Mallory Catlett with Aaron Landsman, has had an introduction and its full script published in Yale Theater.


2013 MFA alumnus Cate Cammarata was appointed Assistant Dramaturg at Hamilton Dramaturgy. You can read the full announcement here.


Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew has been nominated in the 2013 New York Innovative Theatre Awards (NYITA) for "Outstanding Lighting Design" in recognition of her work on So Go the Ghosts of Mexico - part one at LaMaMa Experimental Theater Club!  You can read the full list of nominees here.  Keep an ear out for the NYITA 2013 winners in September!


Izumi Ashizawa Performance was featured in the Theatre Forum journal this past year:

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You can also view a video of the performance of Dreams in the Arms of the Binding Lady at the Kennedy Center here!


Margarita Espada was featured in the Long Island Newsday in 2010 for Teatro Yerbabruja's activist production of "Who Killed Marcelo Lucero".  You can read about her award here!


Izumi Ashizawa

Best of 2014
"Best Directors of a Play
in Professional Theatres"
See images of
Izumi's show Kwaiden

Mallory Catlett

named as recipient of the
Foundation for
Contemporary Arts

2015 Grants to Artists
"Performance Art/Theatre"


Jeanette Yew

& Jian Jung

named as grant recipients:

The Play Company // Ludic Proxy
To Enhance Designs


Theatre Arts graduate (2008)

Katelyn Gleason

makes Forbes 30 Under 30
"Healthcare Innovation"

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