The School of Theater, Film and Media Arts has an active community of students, faculty and alumni, whose talents
Actors go on auditions all the time, but they rarely receive the critical but nurturing feedback that they hear in Jennie Eisenhower's "Musical Theater: Dress Rehearsal" class.
Eisenhower brings in casting directors and other professionals from around the city throughout the semester. Her students receive real-world audition experiences in the classroom along with valuable observations and assessments to help them prepare for life after college.
Collaboration between Philadelphia Young Playwrights and Temple Theaters benefits all
By Logan Beck
Beginning on Thursday, October 6, Temple University in collaboration with Philadelphia Young Playwrights will celebrate its 27th year of the New Voices Workshop, with the performances of new plays written by students from local elementary, middle and high schools.
LA Study Away Program Prepares Alum for Unique Job
Alumna Jeanette Leh (BA ‘15) found her calling while participating in the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts’ LA Study Away program. Leh, a theater major with a concentration in technical theater and design, decided to broaden her horizons by joining the traditional entertainment industry-oriented program in the fall of 2014.
Director of Sundance selection The Bad Kids discusses documentary filmmaking
by Logan Beck
Louis Pepe studied computer science as an undergraduate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, before taking a few film classes and realizing his true passion lied in filmmaking.
A few short decades later, one of his films would be screened in the Sundance Film Festival.
Cast members share thoughts on Cole Porter production
by Logan Beck
A few cast members from Temple Theater’s production of Anything Goes, directed by Peter Reynolds and choreographedshared their experiences portraying their iconic roles from one of Broadway’s most beloved Golden Age musicals.