Class of 2020

Graduating Students

The Acting/Music Theater Option

Students in The School of Drama Acting and Music Theater Area is a rigorous program designed to prepare students for immediate entry into the professional workforce.

Option Information
Ben Cherington Primary

Ben Cherington

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Saran Bakari 1

Saran Bakari

Actor / Dancer
Trevor Clarida Primary

Trevor Clarida

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Jaron Crawford Primary

Jaron Crawford

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Patrick Voss Davis 1

Patrick Voss Davis

Actor / Singer
Allison Ferebee 1

Allison Ferebee

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Henri Fitmaurice 2

Henri Fitzmaurice

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Cate Hayman 1

Cate Hayman

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Dylan T Jackson 1

Dylan T. Jackson

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Ethan Jones Romero 1

Ethan Jones Romero

Actor / Singer
Arthur Langlie 1

Arthur Langlie

Actor
Georgia Mendes 2

Georgia Mendes

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Neale Daniel 1

Daniel Neale

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Hagan Oliveras 1

Hagan Oliveras

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Katherine Anne Peyton 1

Katherine Anne Peyton

Actor / Singer
Amanda Ripley 1

Amanda Ripley

Actor
Atticus Shaindlin 1

Atticus Shaindlin

Actor / Singer
Emilia Suarez 1

Emilia Suarez

Actor / Singer / Dancer
Ava Yaghmaie 1

Ava Yaghmaie

Actor / Singer / Dancer

The Design Option

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama trains costume, lighting, scenic, sound, and video and media designers to be practitioners in the vanguard of their fields.

Option Information
Amodei Joseph

Joseph Amodei

MFA Video/Media Designer
Agbamuche Tahirah

Tahirah Agbamuche

Student Defined Major
Sarah Delaney Boyle

Sarah Delaney Boyle

BFA Scenic Designer
Jessica Cronin

Jessica Cronin

MFA Costume Designer
Damian Dominguez

Damian E. Dominguez

MFA Costume Designer
Antonio Ferron

Antonio Ferron

BFA Scenic Designer
Christian Fleming

Christian Fleming

MFA Scenic Designer
Noah Hull

Noah Hull

BFA Scenic Designer
Ying Huo

Ying Huo

MFA Lighting Designer
Mark Ivachtchenko

Mark Ivachtchenko

BFA Scenic Designer
Alexa James Cardenas

Alexa James-Cardenas

BFA Costume Designer
Sooa Kim

SooA Kim

MFA Video/Media Designer
Vivienne Liu

Vivienne Liu

MFA Scenic Designer
William Lowe

William Lowe

BFA Sound Designer
Chazz Malott

Chazz Malott

MFA Lighting Designer
Claire Mildred

Claire Mildred

BFA Costume Designer
John Mitchell

John A. Mitchell

MFA Lighting Designer
Shawn Nielson

Shawn Nielson

MFA Lighting Designer
Katherine Sharpless

Katherine Sharpless

BFA Scenic Designer
Jiahui Shi

Jiahui Shi

MFA Scenic Designer
Alex Talbot

Alex Talbot

BFA Lighting Designer
Dana Weintraub

Dana Weintraub

MFA Scenic Designer

The John Wells Directing Program

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama trains directors of stage and screen to be cutting-edge, innovative leaders in their industry.

Program Information

The Dramatic Writing Option

Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama cultivates a range of inventive, visionary and professional writers for screen, stage and television.

Option Information

The Dramaturgy Option

The Dramaturgy option at Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama immerses students in a rigorous academic andartistic training programthat combines study of historical theatrical practice with hands-on production experience.

Option Information

The Production Technology and Management Option

The Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama Production Technology & Management option produces expert managers, artisans, and technicians ready to work behind the scenes in an ever-changing theatrical workplace.

Option Information
Stephanie Akpapuna Headshot

Stephanie Akpapuna

MFA Stage/Production Manager
Charmaris Darias

Charmaris Darias

MFA Stage/Production Manager
Alesandra Hasselback

Alexandra Hasselback

MFA Stage/Production Manager
Minjee Kasckow

Minjee Kasckow

MFA Costume Producer
Jeremy Littlefield

Jeremy Littlefield

MFA Technical Director
Rebecca Meckler

Rebecca Meckler

BFA Stage/Production Manager
Jessica Myers

Jessica Myers

MFA Stage/Production Manager
Marisa Rinchiuso

Marisa Rinchiuso

BFA Technical Director
Julien Sat Vollhardt

Julien Sat-Vollhardt

BFA Technical Director
Evan Schild

Evan Schild

BFA Stage/Production Manager
Allison Whyte

Allison Whyte

BFA Technical Director

The Theater Studies Program

Carnegie Mellon University's School of Drama is the oldest theater training program in the country.

Join Us!

We hope you can join us to celebrate the connection, generosity and resilience of our unified community of industry professionals, alumni and educators, as we navigate through uncertain times.  We are grateful for your support of our class of 2020 and of the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama Community.

Connect with our Graduating Students

Schedule One-on-One conversations with students from our Acting/Music Theater, Design, Directing, Dramatic Writing, Dramaturgy, and Production Technology and Management Options. Simply complete our brief “about you” form, select the student or students with whom you wish to meet, and hit "Let's Connect." We will be in touch shortly. That's it ... happy connecting!

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