Some Famous Avian Flights and Failures: A Tour Through Some of the Most Colorful Adaptations of The Seagull

By James La Bella (Dramaturg for Emerson Stage’s 2019 production of Stupid Fucking Bird) Initial critical disdain has been something of a badge of honor for The Seagull and its descendants since the original, disastrous St. Petersburg premiere in 1896. Since then, it seems that few […]

Q&A with Catriona Morris, Costume Designer for Stupid F##king Bird

Catriona Morris is a Costume Designer, Cosplayer, and Hair/Makeup Artist from Sudbury, Massachusetts. Her work includes Burlesque and Drag as well as Theatre, and she enjoys switching roles to perform in those disciplines on occasion. She enjoys high drama, fashion disasters, and anything that could […]

SUMMER SPOTLIGHT: Omar Mardini is spending his summer with Central Square Theater in Cambridge

Hey hey! My name is Omar Mardini and I’m a sophomore BFA Theatre major with a concentration in Arts Management and Directing. This summer, I’m the Intern Assistant to the Executive Director at Central Square Theater (CST) in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Striving to create theater vital […]

SUMMER SPOTLIGHT: Cassie Cormier prepares for Opening Night at the Contemporary American Theater Festival

Hi everyone! My name is Cassie Cormier and I am one of five seniors in the Stage and Production Management major this fall. I am spending my summer at the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF) in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, which is celebrating its 29th season. […]

SUMMER SPOTLIGHT: Alison (Yueming) Qu checks in from the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center

My name is Alison (Yueming) Qu and I am a BFA Theater major in the Department of Performing Arts at Emerson College. This summer I am lucky enough to join the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center for a six-week theatre-maker intensive. […]