Opera, Theater and Festival Director Peter Sellars to Speak at SVA’s 2015 Commencement Exercises

Opera, Theater and Festival Director Peter Sellars to Speak at SVA’s 2015 Commencement Exercises

March 30, 2015

Lauded opera, theater and festival director Peter Sellars has accepted the College’s invitation to speak at this year’s commencement exercises on Thursday, May 14.

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At Home and Abroad, SVA Program Chairs Show and Tell

At Home and Abroad, SVA Program Chairs Show and Tell

March 27, 2015

The beginning of 2015 has already been marked with numerous speaking engagements, exhibitions and more for the College’s chairs, with even more to come in the months ahead. Continue Reading…

Exploring Appalachia: Q&A with ‘Big Moccasin’ Filmmakers Andrew and Chelsea Moynehan

Exploring Appalachia: Q&A with ‘Big Moccasin’ Filmmakers Andrew and Chelsea Moynehan

March 26, 2015

Filmmakers Andrew (an alumnus of SVA’s PhotoGlobal program) and Chelsea (BFA 2012 Photography) Moynehan captured a way of life that is quintessentially American, but in decline. Named for a stretch of road that winds through the remote valleys of Appalachia in western Virginia, Big Moccasin is an intimate portrait of four people struggling to uphold the traditions of their culture in a rapidly changing world. Continue Reading…