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Ali Stroker talks overcoming obstacles

Tony winner visits campus and tells her inspiring career story, encouraging all to use limitations to their advantage.

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Student Q&A: Antoinette Ricchio BA ’20

As Ricchio heads into her final semester, she finds that her screenwriting minor supplements her major coursework well, providing her the tools to thrive in a hybrid industry.


Top 10 Moments of 2019

This year, the School has heard from industry giants, celebrated supportive families, and even launched a new degree program.

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Dan Shaner: shaping careers

Head of Career Center and industry liaison uses his expertise in casting to smooth out students’ transition to professional work.

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Student Q&A: Bryce Stephens BFA ’21

An SDA Student Ambassador, this junior in BFA Acting reflects on his training at SDA and the storytelling he is passionate about.

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Kevin McCollum

Broadway producer Kevin McCollum visited for an installment of CareerSeries@SDA last month, in a discussion moderated by Assistant Professor of Theatre Practice in Acting Dan Shaner.

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