ALUMNA LANDS ROLE ON NEW AMAZON STUDIOS PILOT

Earlier this year, Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut ‘15 flew to Los Angeles on her birthday. She didn’t know it then, but she was about to receive the best birthday present she could ask for: A lead role in the Amazon Studios young adult series pilot, “Panic.” So far, Chestnut said, it’s ...
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Shakespeare Festival names UNCG alumni as managing director!

Addition comes as nonprofit recognizes 30 years of operations The Nashville Shakespeare Festival Board of Directors has named Bradley Brown as managing director. According to a release, Brown (pictured) will work in tandem with NSF Executive Artistic Director Denice Hicks and will oversee the administrative and operational management ...
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CLASS OF 2018: BARAKA ONGERI

With just nine days until May Commencement, you can feel the graduation jitters. Spartans are putting last-minute touches on their cap designs, cramming for final exams and flocking to College Avenue to take photos in their graduation garb. UNC Greensboro senior Baraka Ongeri is one of more than ...
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Theatre Alum Brenda Lilly Adapts Ibsen’s A DOLL’S HOUSE

Lilly still writes for the screen, but she has also expanded to writing for the stage. She adapted Henrik Ibsen’s 140-year-old drama A Doll’s House and set it in the 1960s. Her play, Doll, opens April 19 at the Magnetic Theatre. 'I looked at it from the point of ...
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UNCG School of Theatre Alum Cast in The Wanderers

Photo Flash: First Look at THE WANDERERS at The Old Globe: UNCG School of Theatre alum Janie Brookshire is a member of this cast. Congratulations Janie! ...
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