Alumni News, February 2016

The design work of Mairi Chisholm for "Sleepy Hollow." Photo credit: Michael Lavine/FOX.
The design work of Mairi Chisholm for "Sleepy Hollow." Photo credit: Michael Lavine/FOX.

School of Drama senior David Borning’s design team was awarded first place in the 2016 Walt Disney Imagineering Imaginations Design Competition.

Carl Kennedy (PATP '10) received rave reviews for his work in Common Grace at Vancouver's Pacific Theatre.

Mia Tagano (PATP '97) plays Lady MacDuff in Macbeth at Berkeley Rep, opening February 26.

Tina Polzin (MFA '15) directs Death on the Supermarket Shelf at Center Stage Theatre, running March 4–26 and featuring Thomas Allen (BA '15) and the design work of Julia Hayes Welch (MFA '15), Paul Arnold (MFA '14), and Melinda Hare (MFA '15).

Valeka Holt (PATP '12) is playing in Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3) at Roundhouse Theatre, running through February 28.

Also in the DC area, you can catch Monique Robinson (PATP '12) in A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Folger Theatre through March 13.

Tlaloc Rivas (MFA '99) directed Wit at Aurora Theatre.

Josh Costello (MFA '03) directs Ideation at 59E59. Previews start March 8.

Ada Limón's (BA '98) book of poetry Bright Dead Things has been nominated for a National Book Critics Circle award.

Constellations at Seattle Rep through February 27 is directed by Desdemona Chiang (MFA '09), featuring Alexandra Tavares (PATP) and costume design by Christine Tschirgi (MFA '07).

Mairi Chisholm (MFA '07) received a Costume Designers Guild Award nomination for her work on Sleepy Hollow.