You Can Get There from Here: Career Conversations with Alumni Artists Under 30(ish)

Date: 

Thursday, November 16, 2017, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Nov 03 2017 except Fri Oct 27 2017 Also includes Thu Nov 16 2017

Location: 

Office for the Arts at Harvard (OFA), 74 Mt. Auburn Street / Office of Career Services (OCS), 54 Dunster Street

Thinking about pursuing a career in the arts? Join us for a new conversation series with recent(ish) graduates who are working in the arts professionally.

Presented by: The Office for the Arts and the Office of Career Services
Admission: Free & open to Harvard Undergraduates. RSVPs required. RSVP through Crimson Careers.
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The Office for the Arts and the Office of Career Services have teamed up for a series of one-hour conversations with recent alums working in the arts. Each session will focus on practical lessons and unique insights about succeeding in arts professions. The speakers are in their 20s and 30s, and each took a unique path to pursue careers in theater, dance, writing, film and more.

Series events

9/15, 3-4 PM: Meredith “Max” Hodges ’03, HBS ’10, executive director, Boston Ballet (Location: OFA)
9/22, 3:45-4:45 PM: Ryan Halprin ‘12, VP of Production at Lin Pictures (Location: OCS)
9/29, 4-5 PM: Alexander Berman ’10, screenwriter and filmmaker (Location: OFA)
10/6, 4-5 PM: Devi Lockwood ’14, poet and activist (Location: OFA)
10/13, 4-5 PM: Soman Chainani ’01, author of children’s trilogy The School for Good and Evil (Location: OCS)
10/20, 4-5 PM: Rick Kuperman ’11, choreographer and dancer (Location: OCS)
11/3, 4-5 PM: Madelyn Ho ’08, HMS ’18, dancer with Paul Taylor Dance Company (Location: OCS) Read Setting up as dancer and doctor by Truelian Lee '21 on the Harvard Arts Blog
11/16, 4-5 PM: Elizabeth Mak ’12, theater designer (Location: OCS)

Click here for bios of series participants.