Amy Toruno’s play, Temporary is the co-recipient of the Kennedy Center’s Latinx Playwriting Award.

MFA Acting Major, Amy Toruno’s play, Temporary is the co-recipient of the Kennedy Center’s Latinx Playwriting Award. The Award come with a cash prize and memberships to the Dramatist Guild and the Playwright’s Center in Minneapolis. “Temporary”, for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is based on Amy’s mother’s cross to America and her work for over…

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The Harlem Reinassance Project

In September of 2020, the Jr. Studio Actors created The Harlem Renaissance Project, in which they explored poems from the extraordinary African American cultural movement a century before. This was a cherished experience and served the class’ mission of inclusion, decolonization of the canon and expression of our passion and commitment to the Black Lives…

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