Jazz Students Play Lunchtime in Union Square

The sounds of jazz will soar over the cacaphony of Union Square this summer as “Summer in the Square: Lunchtime Jazz” returns to the downtown park in July. Presented by the Union Square Partnership, The New School and the NYC ... read more

Lou Jacob Named to Tony Award Nominating Committee

This year’s Tony Award nominees have already been announced. But, next year, a New School faculty member will have a say on who takes home the most coveted prize in theater. Lou Jacob, Director of the MFA Directing Program at ... read more

Second Circle Launches Debut Season

In March, Angie Tenant, Lyto Triantafyllidou, Nick Chris, Noa Egozi, Patrick Horn and Allan Staples stood before a rapt crowd at New Challenge Pitch Day and submitted their idea for a theater company dedicated to community engagement. Now, just three ... read more

Students Up All Night at ‘Dawn of Summer’

They were up all night to the sun – and took a much-needed break from studying. Hundreds of students packed the University Center for Dawn of Summer, The New School’s first all-night event celebrating the work, interests, and people of ... read more

Students Soar in Production of Flight

“Due to circumstances beyond our control, we regret to say, all flights will experience some delays. For how long we can’t say.” It’s the sort of announcement that makes travelers cringe. But for viewers of Mannes School of Music and ... read more