Associate Professor of Music Kris Carlisle

Dr. Kris Carlisle has been accepted to a residency at The Hambidge Center for the 2018 summer session. He was chosen from 285 applications from around the world competing for 50 spots.

Hambidge provides a residency program that empowers talented individuals to explore, develop, and express their creative voices. Situated on 600 acres in the mountains of north Georgia, Hambidge is a sanctuary of time and space that inspires individuals working in a broad range of disciplines to create works of the highest caliber.

 

Clinical Assistant Professor of Theatre Seamus M Bourne

Mr. Bourne received a faculty development grant to cover travel and housing expenses in Las Vegas. He was awarded a fellowship to attend The Stagecraft Institute of Las Vegas where he will attend a weeklong session on using the digital design program VectorWorks, which is the program used to design all of the Berry College Theatre Company Productions.

This summer, he will be designing “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at The Little Theatre on the Square in Sullivan, Ill. and will begin the design process on two shows in the Atlanta Area – The Alliance Theatre’s “Alice Between,” a theatre for young audiences production that will tour Georgia and Theatrical Outfit’s holiday show, “Miss Bennet Christmas at Pemberley.”

 

Former lacrosse player finds his calling in music

Help from an attentive faculty member and a bit of jazz helped Mark Morton (16C) find his dream! Mark initially entered Berry as a midfielder for the lacrosse team, but an injury led him to leave the sports life in pursuit of another calling.

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Award winning set designer shines in grad school

Berry could always count on Lindsey Purvis (16C) to stand out among her peers. No job was too small in her theatre work, and she was a rising star both in the classroom and behind-the-scenes for Berry’s theatre productions.

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