Stories by Delphine Vasko:
In memoriam: Robert R. Scales, former dean of the USC School of Dramatic Arts
An acclaimed designer, technical director and educator, he remained involved with the life of the university after his retirement, including serving as a leader with the Emeriti Center.
USC School of Dramatic Arts establishes endowment for Dean’s Chair
The school’s largest gift to date is made by Trojan parent in honor of Dean David Bridel.
Theater pros to develop new stage musicals with USC School of Dramatic Arts
LiveRead@SDA aims to show students how an idea can be turned into a commercial production.
Actor and teacher David Warshofsky to lead USC’s MFA in Acting
The veteran of stage and screen is a dynamic choice to direct one of the nation’s most competitive programs.
Gift supports USC’s first named professorship in stage management
The School of Dramatic Arts will seek an industry leader to enhance curriculum and boost mentorship for students.
Velina Hasu Houston, Pasadena Playhouse to boost arts connections
USC’s director of dramatic writing will explore ways to establish ties with San Gabriel Valley theatergoers.
New USC institute to groom actors for a career in global productions
Online applications for the first cohort, set to begin studies next summer, will be available in January.
David Bridel leads MFA acting program
The versatile artist and associate dean is building on the success of his predecessor.