CAROLINA HEREDIA (DMA ’17, MM ’13, composition) is an Argentine composer whose works span acoustic, electronic and multimedia mediums. She is also the founder of the contemporary chamber group Khemia Ensemble.
Here are just a few of our celebrated alumni:
JESSE AARONSON (BFA ’18, theatre & drama) & ZOEY BOND (BFA ’17, theatre & drama) founded Ypsilanti Active Community Thinkers (YACT): an ongoing interactive theatre project that empowers middle schoolers to address social issues through in-school, interactive, documentary theatre training.
THOMAS LAUB & NOAH KIESERMAN (BFA ’18, musical theatre) wrote SHEL: A Historically Fictionalized Musical, based on the unusual life of renowned poet and artist Shel Silverstein.
CARLOS FUNN (MFA ’17, dance) created Moving 24FPS: a roving festival bringing film and dance makers together to foster a collaborative community and develop new, original dance on camera shorts to communicate pressing issues of our time.
CLAIRE CRAUSE (BFA ’17, dance) participated in the 21st Century Arts Internship program with Mark Morris Dance
TEAGAN FARAN (BM ’18, violin) founded Red Shoe Company: a collective that creates multi-genre events in venues ranging from traditional concert halls to gathering spaces of all types.
CÉSAR CAÑON RIVERS (DMA ’18, MM ’15, collaborative piano) created The University of Michigan En Español: Sounds from the Hispanosphere, the first festival of its kind: a celebration of music and musicians who blend Western classical traditions with those from Hispanic-Latino culture.
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