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Arts Network

The Brandeis Arts Network welcomes any alumni who work in or have an interest in the arts, including performing arts (theatre, music, dance, etc), visual arts, film, television and entertainment. Exclusive to Brandeis alumni, this group enables industry professionals and enthusiasts to share arts-related events involving Brandeis undergraduate and graduate alumni taking place across the globe, as well as notices and news of fellow Brandeisians working in all areas of the arts. The Brandeis Arts Network encompasses and supports the efforts of regional groups, such as the Performing Arts Network of New York. Please bookmark this page and join our Facebook group to stay involved! 

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Students

Photos: BIMA visual arts students show off their work

Students in BIMA, Brandeis' summer arts institute for high school students, hone their artistic skills, deepen their Jewish knowledge, and ask questions about their identity as young Jewish people committed to pursuing the arts.

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Campus News

Photos: Catch the Rose Art Museum's spring exhibitions before July 8

There's still time to catch the Rose Art Museum's spring exhibitions, which feature selections from the Rose collection at the turn of the millennium.

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examples of creative arts work done by faculty
Faculty

Here's what Brandeis creative arts faculty are up to this summer

This summer, Brandeis arts faculty have a busy slate of exhibitions, performances, lectures and more. Here’s a look at what some of the faculty are up to.

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Anita Hill and Tony Goldwyn '82
Alumni Weekend

Tony Goldwyn '82 and University Professor Anita Hill speak on activism in Hollywood at Alumni Weekend

At Brandeis' inaugural Alumni Weekend, the "Scandal" star and 2018 Alumni Achievement Award winner spoke with Hill on stage about activism in the entertainment industry, including the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements.

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Alumni in the News

Alumni receive awards in music from the American Academy of Arts and Letters

Peter Van Zandt Lane, MA'08, PhD'13; John Aylward, MFA'06, PhD'08; Laurie San Martin, PhD'02; and Scott Wheeler, MA'83, PhD'84 all were honored.

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Theresa Rebeck, MA’83, MFA’86, PhD’89
Alumni Profile

Finding the words

Writer Theresa Rebeck, MA’83, MFA’86, PhD’89, speaks about her Brandeis experience and the philosophy that has driven her prolific and acclaimed career.

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Leonard Bernstein conducting at a rehearsal for Trouble in Tahiti at the Brandeis Creative Arts Festival
Alumni Profile

A front seat to musical history

Richie Silverman ’54 reflects on his friendship with legendary composer Leonard Bernstein, which began in a Brandeis classroom.

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Alumni Weekend

Inaugural Alumni Weekend coming in June

All alumni invited to return to campus for three-day gala to reconnect with fellow grads from every class, make new friends, visit with favorite professors and relive special memories.

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Past Event Wrap-Ups

Upcoming Events

  • Private Tour of Norton Simon Museum

    May 6, 2018

    Two dozen alumni gathered in Pasadena for a private tour of the Modern World Exhibit at the Norton Simon Museum.... After the invigorating and educational tour they gathered for lunch in the courtyard.

  • Faculty in the Field with Professor Jonathan D. Sarna '75, MA'75

    April 29, 2018

    Seventy-five alumni, parents and friends attended a Faculty in the Field event at the National Museum of American Jewish History (NMAJH) in Philadelphia.... Jonathan D. Sarna '75, MA'75, University Professor and Joseph H. and Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History, spoke to the group about challenges and opportunities for the American Jewish community, the centennial of Leonard Bernstein's birth and the work of NMAJH, where he serves as chief historian. Shira Goldstein '06, exhibitions manager at NMAJH, then shared some insights into her role at the museum and the special Bernstein exhibit. Attendees then toured the museum's core exhibit and explored the Bernstein exhibit. Club president Adi Shmuel '08 chaired the event.

  • Private Tour of Seattle Art Museum with Director Kimerly Rorschach '78

    December 3, 2017

    More More than 75 alumni, parents, grandparents and friends gathered at SAM for brunch and a tour of the special Andrew Wyeth Centennial exhibition.... Kimerly Rorschach '78, IIllsley Ball Nordstrom Director and CEO of Seattle Art Museum, offered opening remarks and answered questions from the group.

  • An Afternoon at Tanglewood

    August 6, 2017

    Fifty Brandeis alumni, family and friends attended an afternoon concert at Tanglewood.... Guests enjoyed a variety of performances, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Yo-Yo Ma. Diana Pierce-Tremblay '86 chaired the event.