CENTER THEATRE GROUP, YALE SCHOOL OF DRAMA AND EAST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE TO HOST “GRADUATE SCHOOL TRAINING FOR DESIGN/TECH/STAGE MANAGEMENT” A FREE PANEL DISCUSSION AND WORKSHOPS ON OCTOBER 4
In partnership with Yale School of Drama and East Los Angeles College, Center Theatre Group will host “Graduate School Training for Design/Tech/Stage Management: Through the Lens of Yale School of Drama,” a free panel discussion followed by a reception and workshops from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at East Los Angeles College Theatre Arts Department. The panel and reception are open to current undergraduates, early-career field professionals and college educators. Workshops are for prospective graduate students only.
The panel discussion begins at 1 p.m. and will feature Yale representatives describing the school’s conservatory training focusing on the design, technical design and production and stage management disciplines. The panel is followed by a reception where prospective students will have the opportunity to chat with faculty and alumni of the school. From 3 to 3:30 p.m., educators will meet with Yale representatives to discuss pathways from local schools into Yale School of Drama. From 3 to 4:30 p.m., prospective students will participate in brief workshops focused on resume building, personal statements and references and portfolio creation.
While the panel discussion, reception and workshops are free to attend, RSVPS are required. To RSVP, prospective students and educators may visit CTGLA.org/ELAC. For more information about the event, please email Camille Schenkkan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center Theatre Group, one of the nation’s preeminent arts and cultural organizations, is Los Angeles’ leading nonprofit theatre company, which, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Ritchie, Managing Director Meghan Pressman and Producing Director Douglas C. Baker, programs seasons at the 736-seat Mark Taper Forum and 1600 to 2100-seat Ahmanson Theatre at The Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles, and the 317-seat Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. In addition to presenting and producing the broadest range of theatrical entertainment in the country, Center Theatre Group is one of the nation’s leading producers of ambitious new works through commissions and world premiere productions and a leader in interactive community engagement and education programs that reach across generations, demographics and circumstance to serve Los Angeles.
September 23, 2019