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Announcing Policy at the Playhouse partnership

The new partnership between the SDA and USC Price School of Public Policy explores the role of the arts in conversations of governance and how they contribute to our democracy.

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Todd Black Spotlight

From $75 a week to an Academy Award nomination

Prolific producer Todd Black reminds students it takes a lifetime of hard work and study to find success in the craft.

Prolific producer, alumnus Todd Black reminds students it takes a lifetime of hard work and study to find success in the craft.

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Alexandra Billings speaking on panel discussing the transparency of Hollywood

‘Transparency’ of Hollywood

Artists, activists speak on the industry's role in gender justice

Artists, activists speak on the industry’s role in gender justice.

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How Jay Duplass found his way

The writer, director, producer and actor held nothing back when talking to USC students.

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Dramatic duets

Students participate in international digital project by filming movement performances around campus.

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