Video: How Liberal Arts Education Enhances Careers in the Arts

November 6th, 2013 by 
HC Video Player 2.11

 

As part of the ongoing series, “Holy Cross On the Road” traveled this fall to New York City to showcase the best of the College’s arts programs. Local high school students interested in applying to Holy Cross, along with parents, teachers and New York-area alumni saw firsthand the work of current students and heard directly from alumni and faculty about the lasting value of a Holy Cross education. Guests also had the opportunity to meet Rev. Philip L. Boroughs, S.J., College president and faculty from the departments of theatre, music, and visual arts.

The multifaceted event, which took place in Bennack Theatre at the Paley Center for Media, included:

  • Four selections by the 16-member Holy Cross Chamber Singers, conducted by David Harris.
  • A multimedia exhibition of artwork by current students and alumni.

In addition, the standing-room-only audience was treated to a panel discussion featuring:

  • Osvaldo Golijov, Loyola Professor of Music, acclaimed composer, and MacArthur Fellow
  • Margaret Lanzetta ’79, renowned painter whose work is exhibited internationally
  • Bartlett Sher ’81, Tony Award-winning director (“South Pacific”) and resident director, Lincoln Center Theater

The panel was moderated by Steve Vineberg, Holy Cross Distinguished Professor of Arts and Humanities and professor of theatre. In the video above, listen to excerpts of this conversation in which the panelists reflect on how a Holy Cross education shaped their creative vision and their professional lives.

On the Road NYC Program (PDF).

Related Information
 
     
music Photo Gallery: Holy Cross on the Road – New York City  
| More

Comments are closed.

12/02/16 Video: Holy Cross Community Recognizes Importance of Diversity During Unity Week
12/02/16 Holy Cross Election Experts Provide Insight Post-Election
11/30/16 Video: Holy Cross Students are ‘More Engaged’
11/28/16 Holy Cross Alumni Dedicate a Year of Service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps
See All
See All
Featured Videos

See video
Video: Holy Cross Students are ‘More Engaged’

Watch Video >
See video
Video: Take a Look at Campus Life After the Sun Sets

Watch Video >
See video
Photo Gallery, Video: Class of 2020 Receives A Holy Cross Welcome on Move-In Day

Watch Video >
See video
VIDEO: Stephen Colbert Talks Holy Cross in Web Exclusive

Watch Video >
See video
Video: Total Giving to Holy Cross Breaks Record With $46.7 Million Raised

Watch Video >
See video
Video: Spring Blooms on Holy Cross Campus

Watch Video >
See video
Video: Class of 2016 Shares What’s Next

Watch Video >
See video
‘Major in Anything…Succeed in Business’

Watch Video >
See video
Photo Gallery, Video: Obama Advisor Broderick Johnson ’78 Speaks on ‘My Brother’s Keeper,’ Other White House Initiatives

Watch Video >
See video
Crusaders Win Patriot League Championship

Watch Video >
More
What's Happening on Campus

Woven Power: Ritual Textiles of Sarawak and West Kalimantan
12/3/2016

See More >

Hogan After Dark: Zumba Night
12/3/2016

See More >

Dance Lessons
12/4/2016
Henry M. Hogan Campus Center 401
See More >

Woven Power: Ritual Textiles of Sarawak and West Kalimantan
12/5/2016
O'Kane Hall Cantor Art Gallery
"Pua kumbu" are magnificent, intricately dyed, hand-loomed cotton ikat textiles once woven as religious... See More >

More Holy Cross in the News

12/02/16

Video: Holy Cross Community Recognizes Importance of Diversity During Unity Week

Worcester News Tonight

On “Worcester News Tonight,” broadcasted on Charter Channel 3, several student leaders at the College of the Holy Cross provided insight on the importance of the...

11/28/16

Lt. John Vincent Power ’37 Memorial Statue Rededicated and Restored

Telegram & Gazette

In honor of Veteran’s Day, the city of Worcester rededicated and restored the John Vincent Power Memorial—a bronze statue in honor of the late Lt. John Vincent Power—to...

11/23/16

Holy Cross Alumnus Receives Worcester’s Isaiah Thomas Award

Telegram & Gazette

Frederick Eppinger ’81 and his wife, Patty recently received the Isaiah Thomas Award during an awards ceremony at Mechanics Hall for their “transformative impact on...