In the Community


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

AG Healey, 3Point Foundation, UMass Boston Announce New Youth Anti-Violence Program

Office of Communications | January 31, 2017

Attorney General Maura Healey today announced a new innovative partnership with the 3Point Foundation and UMass Boston aimed at preventing and reducing youth gun violence in the state’s urban areas.

Two 2017 Academy Award-Nominated Documentaries Part of UMass Boston Film Series Slate

Office of Communications | January 26, 2017

The spring lineup of the UMass Boston Film Series kicks off this weekend with a special three-part screening of OJ: Made in America, which has a 2017 Academy Award nomination in the Best Documentary category.

UMass Boston Beacons Remain Perfect at Fenway Park

Colleen Locke | January 13, 2017

The men’s hockey team lit up the Babson College Beavers during Capital One Frozen Fenway 2017 Thursday night, finding the back of the net five times with five different scorers and earning a 5-1 victory in front of some very excited Beacons faithful.

Jazz Night! The Coolest Night on Campus is This Saturday

Bill Doncaster | December 07, 2016

UMass Boston Jazz Ensembles take the new Recital Hall stage Saturday night

Bat Boy Cast Members Nominated to Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Bill Doncaster | December 07, 2016

Bat Boy cast members to represent UMass Boston at KCATCF, nominations in acting, musical theater and stage management

Bat Boy: The Musical Launches New University Hall Theatre, Opening Thursday

Bill Doncaster | November 28, 2016

Rock and roll, horror, comic musical explores prejudice through a half-bat, half-boy, made famous by the Weekly World News

With #FERGUSON, Composer David Patterson Goes Home Through Music, Hope, and Prayer

Bill Doncaster | October 06, 2016

Patterson composed #FERGUSON in part to make sense of watching his hometown become the focal point of a national and difficult conversation about race.

New Voices, New Stories Showcases Student Playwrights in Action

Bill Doncaster | October 02, 2016

UMass Boston playwrights share new work as the first performance in the new University Hall Theatre