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Importance of Being Earnest Closes a Sell Out Run

Bill Doncaster | November 10, 2017

Theatre Arts closes successful run tonight, looks ahead to a Holiday Spectacular

Rock God Gary Hoey Coaches UMass Boston Student Musicians

Colleen Locke | October 27, 2017

2017 RockGodz Hall of Fame Inductee Gary Hoey coached UMass Boston’s Pop/Rock Ensemble on Tuesday, playing along and jumping in throughout the hour-long workshop. Hoey has worked with Queen, The Who, Aerosmith, and KISS.

Gift from Retired Professor’s Sons Makes Immediate Impact on UMass Boston Music Students

University Advancement | October 24, 2017

A donation from brothers Christopher Tawa ’76 and Dr. Nicholas E. Tawa, Jr. ’77 has funded a dedicated music classroom that now bears the name of their late father, a retired professor.

Theatre Arts Announces the Cast of The Importance of Being Earnest, Tickets on Sale

Bill Doncaster | September 18, 2017

Fall Theatre Arts mainstage production opens November 2

Performing Arts Breaks Boundaries with Audacious Performances

Bill Doncaster | September 18, 2017

So begins a calendar with a nod to the groundbreakers of the past in music and theatre, decidedly fresh takes and new beginnings.

Auditions for Importance of Being Earnest, Q & A with Director Carrie Ann Quinn

Bill Doncaster | August 16, 2017

Open auditions for fall Theatre Arts production September 12 and 13

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