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Performing Arts Professor Rafael Jaen Wins Manning Prize

Nahalia Carless, Communications Correspondent | July 07, 2017

Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts Rafael Jaen was recently honored as one of five University of Massachusetts faculty to receive the 2017 Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching.

UMass Boston’s CLA Undergraduate Research Showcase Highlights Academically Ambitious Students

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 27, 2017

On April 25, undergraduate students gathered in UMass Boston’s Alumni Lounge to present posters and papers.

Community Invited to UJazz Trio’s Live Album Recording Session in University Hall April 30

Colleen Locke | April 26, 2017

In celebration of International Jazz Day, three UMass Boston music students will take the stage in UMass Boston’s University Hall on Sunday at 7 p.m. for a free live performance and album recording.

Coolest Night on Campus Doubles Down—Jazz Night! May 5 & 6

Bill Doncaster | April 25, 2017

UMass Boston Jazz Ensembles take the stage, add a second performance

JoJo’s Last Dance (As a UMass Boston Student)

Bill Doncaster | April 24, 2017

A graduating senior, and dance sensation, prepares for her last Spring Dance Concert before graduation

UMass Boston Chamber Orchestra Celebrates Legacy of JFK with World Premiere Composition

Bill Doncaster | April 21, 2017

The UMass Boston Chamber Orchestra joins in the celebration of Kennedy’s centennial and legacy musically with The Sounds of Silence, including a world premiere of a composition by UMass Boston music professor David Patterson.

The UJazz Boston Trio Celebrates International Jazz Day with Free Concert, Recording Project

Bill Doncaster | April 21, 2017

With a fusion of jazz, R & B, and soul, a world class trio born at UMass Boston lays down album

Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors Cast Announced, Tickets Now on Sale, Opens April 6

Bill Doncaster | March 08, 2017

Masks, mistaken identity, and Shakespeare's famous word play on hand at the spring theatre arts production

Performing Arts Announces Spring Faculty Concert Series

Bill Doncaster | March 08, 2017

UMass Boston's stellar music faculty take the stage in a series of musical explorations in the Recital Hall

UMass Boston’s Stanzi Potenza wins Kennedy Center Actor Award

Bill Doncaster | February 06, 2017

Theatre Arts Cast, crew and faculty shine at Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Region 1