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A March Family Christmas

'A March Family Christmas' leverages student talent to offer interactive holiday experience

December 4, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts

A Columbia tradition continues this week as the School of Creative and Performing Arts shares “A March Family Christmas” with local audiences.



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Photo Feature: ‘Marian’

October 29, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

The Stephens College Playhouse Theatre Company recently produced “Marian, or the True Tale of Robin Hood” in the Macklanburg Playhouse.



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Stephens inaugural M.F.A. class publishes book of essays

September 27, 2018 | Tags: Alumnae Achievement, School of Creative & Performing Arts

Stephens College’s M.F.A. program now proudly boasts “When Women Wrote Hollywood,” a book of essays that focuses on the lives of female screenwriters of Golden Age Hollywood. The book, which published in July, is written by members of the inaugural graduating class of the Stephens M.F.A. in TV and Screenwriting.



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Stephens College, Columbia Art League form partnership

September 17, 2018 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Creative & Performing Arts

This year, an even broader, richer arts experience is in store for those who patronize the Macklanburg Playhouse. Stephens College and the Columbia Art League have partnered to create pop-up art shows coinciding with plays produced by the School of Creative and Performing Arts.



Anything Goes

Stephens College ranked No. 3 in Best College Theater by The Princeton Review

August 7, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Stephens College has been named No. 3 Best College Theater program in the country, according to The Princeton Review in the newest edition of its college guide, “The Best 384 Colleges.”



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Stephens College announces Season 71: ‘Art for All Ages, All Stages’

August 6, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, Digital Filmmaking, Dance

The Stephens College School of Creative and Performing Arts announces its 71st season, “Art for All Ages, All Stages,” featuring a rich schedule of inspiring, entertaining and thought-provoking productions that span from theatre and dance to music and film performances. 



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Stephens colleagues present work at peer-reviewed conference

July 25, 2018 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Creative & Performing Arts, English/Creative Writing, Digital Filmmaking

This week, five Stephens College professors and Citizen Jane Film Festival (CJFF) staff are attending the 2018 University Film and Video Association (UFVA) Conference, held at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M. 



Jan Marino Scholarship

Playwright, former Marine receives inaugural Jan Marino Scholarship for Women Over 55

July 2, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts

The Stephens College Master of Fine Arts in TV and Screenwriting program[/academics/programs-of-study/sopa/mfa/] has awarded the inaugural Jan Marino Scholarship for Women Over 55 to Lesli “Z” Zephyr, a playwright and former U.S. Marine. Zephyr, who will begin her program of study in August, also was one of San Francisco’s first female teamsters.



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OST season opens with ‘Godspell’

June 18, 2018 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST) kicked off its 61st season in Spirit Lake, Iowa, with the musical “Godspell” from June 12-17. 



Delainey Phillips

Stephens College graduate Delainey Phillips named Constance W. McMillin Fellow

June 7, 2018 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre

*Delainey Phillips ’18*, a recent graduate of the Stephens College theatre program and the School of Creative and Performing Arts, has been selected as the Constance W. McMillin Fellow for the 2018-19 theatrical season. The fellowship is funded by Constance McMillin ’59. McMillin is a long-term supporter of both Stephens and Theater Works, which is located in Peoria, Ariz., where she now makes her home.



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