Colleges and Universities of DSA Theatre Graduates

DSA theatre majors pursue a variety of theatre and non-theatre degrees after leaving DSA. Here is a list of the schools many DSA alumni have attended.

Theatre/Film/Acting Studies

The Juilliard School: Drama

  • Lauren Donahue (2013), BFA Theatre
  • Brittany Vicars (2010), BFA Theatre
  • Jordan Geiger (2008), BFA Theatre
  • Justine Schomp (2007), BFA Theatre
  • Gabe Ebert (2005), BFA Theatre, Robin Williams Scholarship

NYU Tisch School of the Arts

  • Madison Kitchen (2015), BFA Musical Theatre, New Broadway Theatre
  • Mateo Correa (2014), BFA Acting, Playwrights Horizons
  • Annie Perales (2014), BFA Acting, Stella Adler
  • Marlo Berberian (2013), BFA Acting, Stella Adler
  • Zoe Rhulen (2012), BFA Dramatic Writing
  • Eli Carpenter (2011), BFA Directing, Playwrights Horizons
  • Maddie Barr (2011), BFA Acting, Experimental Theatre Wing
  • Matthew Rodgers (2011), BFA Musical Theatre, New Broadway Theatre 
  • Josh Brown (2010), BFA Theatre, Atlantic Studio
  • Jake Brasch (2010), BFA Theatre, New Broadway Theatre
  • Nora Garrett (2009), BFA Theatre, Stella Adler
  • Will Seefried (2008), BFA Playwright’s Horizon
  • Brendan Chilelli (2008), BFA Theatre, Experimental Theatre Wing
  • Laura Ramadei (2003), BFA Theatre, Stella Adler
  • Kolby Morris (2003), Stella Adler

Marymount Manhattan

  • Mitchell Lippitt (2014), BFA Theatre
  • Austin Marquez (2014), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Andre Guillen Rodriguez (2014), BFA Theatre
  • Andie Lerner (2014), BFA Theatre
  • Jake Everhart (2013), BFA Theatre
  • Brady Billings (2011), BA Philosophy/Sound
  • Taylor Hartman (2010), BFA Theatre
  • Amalia Ritter (2009), BFA Theatre
  • Jamie Billings (2008), BA Theatre
  • Eric Mossman (2008), BFA Theatre
  • Ashley Kleinman (2005), BA Theatre

Roosevelt University, Chicago College of Performing Arts

  • Brenna Schafer (2014), BFA Acting
  • Julianna Pullis (2012), BFA Acting
  • Alexander Baggett (2011), BFA Theatre
  • Adam Marcantoni (2010), BFA Theatre
  • Tucker Worley (2009), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Gianna Starble (2009), BFA Theatre
  • Brian Rad (2006), BFA Theatre
  • Scott Merchant (2006), BFA Theatre

American Musical and Dramatic Academy

  • Kiana English (2016), (LA) BFA in acting
  • Jordyn Morgan (2015), (NY) Musical Theatre
  • Jeremy Willis (2015), (NY/LA) BFA Musical Theatre
  • Katie Feld (2008), (NY) BFA Muscial Theatre
  • Akil LuQman (2008), (LA), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Jenna Moll Reyes (2008), (LA), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Julie Almeria (2007)
  • Daniel Traylor (2006)
  • Lauren Paff (2002)
  • Maren Lewis (2001)

Cal-Arts

  • Quincy Harris (2016), BFA Acting
  • Zach Cantor (2011), BFA Theatre    
  • Billy Winger (2010), BFA Theatre
  • Mitch Colley (2007), BFA Theatre
  • Ajala Bandele (2005), BFA Theatre
  • Sam Deutsch (2004), BFA Theatre

University of Southern California

  • Dora Kaplan (2012), Global Studies and Journalism and minoring in Theatre and Religion
  • Austin Allen (2011), Technical Theatre    
  • Sarah Dealy (2010), BFA Theatre/Screenwriting
  • Briana McLean (2006), BFA Theatre
  • John Beaty (2004), BFA Theatre
  • Nicolas Frantela (2001), BA Theatre

University of Minnesota at Guthrie

  • Chris Jenkins (2016), BFA Theatre
  • Peter Farr (2015), BFA Theatre
  • Alessandra Bongiardina (2014), BFA Theatre
  • Ryan Maltz (2013),  BFA Theatre 
  • Chloe Armao 2010, BFA Theatre

Evansville University

  • Alex Hunter (2016), BFA Acting
  • Miranda Schieving (2014), BFA Acting
  • Samantha Johnson (2012), BFA Acting
  • Gillian Altman (2008), BFA Theatre
  • Anne Joy (2008), BFA Theatre

Cornish College of the Arts

  • Shamus Stubbs (2016), BFA Acting
  • Mykail Gholston (2015), BFA Acting
  • Amber Tanaka (2014), BFA Acting
  • Te Yelland (2012), BFA Acting
  • Xochitl Portillo (2010), BA Theatre

Southern Methodist University, Meadows School for the Arts

  • Keely Kritz (2016), BFA Theatre
  • Isabelle Obrien (2014), BFA Theatre
  • Mei Mei Pollitt (2011), BFA Theatre   
  • Claire Carson (2010), BFA Theatre

The New School for Drama

  • Allison Larned (2015), BFA Acting
  • Emma Meisel (2015), BFA Acting
  • Liam Broadhurst (2014), BFA Acting
  • Belle Stockdale (2014), BFA Acting

Cincinnati Conservatory of Music/Theatre

  • Madeline Page-Schmidt (2015), BFA in Theatre
  • Jonathan O’Connell (2009), BFA Theatre
  • Mack Harden (2008), BFA Theatre
  • Leah Watson (2007)

Webster University

  • Kayla Page (2015), BFA Wig and Makeup Design
  • Annie Barbour (2013), BFA Theatre
  • Kai Klose (2013), BFA Theatre
  • Sarah Harmon (2011), BFA Theatre

LAMDA (London)

  • Michael Kosko (2016), Hons Theatre
  • Wyatt Warner (2016), Hons Theatre
  • Noah Anderson (2015), Hons Theatre

Sarah Lawrence

  • Veronica Creamer (2004)
  • Drew Paryzer (2003), BFA Playwrighting
  • Briana Pozner (2003), BFA Theatre

Emerson College

  • Kathleen Burke (2012), BFA Theatre/Education
  • Katie Solko (2012), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Joe LaFollette (2007), BFA Theatre

Columbia College Chicago

  • Jafei Pollit (2016), BA Comedy Writing
  • Katie Mae Weber (2014), BA Theatre/Comedy Writing
  • Ethan Griggs (2013), BA Sound Production

UCLA

  • Desiree Samler (2013)
  • Anne Lane (2006), BFA Theatre

Vassar College

  • Brynn Gauthier (2017)
  • Katie Willard (2015), BFA in Drama and International Studies with a concentration in Italian and French

SUNY Purchase

  • Jonathan O’Connell (2009), BFA Theatre
  • Kristina Fountain (2009), BFA Theatre

University of North Carolina School of the Arts

  • Linnea Scott (2016), BFA Theatre
  • Everett Graham (2014), BFA Theatre

Penn State

  • Julia Hemp (2014), BFA Musical Theatre

Savannah College of Art and Design

  • Michael Board (2013), Theatre/Production   
  • Jacob Mundell (2006), BFA Production Design

Ithaca College

  • Madison, Ryckman (2006), Costume Design

University of Oklahoma, Musical Theatre

  • Emily Luhrs (2008), BFA Musical Theatre
  • Ryan Fitzgerald (2006), BFA Musical Theatre

Otterbien

  • Lauren Friednash (2008), BFA Musical Theatre

Brown University

  • Max Posner (2007), Playwrighting

Boston University

  • Erin Walker (2009), BFA Theatre
  • Olivia Hendrick (2008), BFA Theatre

Drake University

  • Sammie Piel (2016), BA Theatre/Drama Therapy
  • Kathleen Gabriel (2014), BA Theatre/Drama Therapy

Boston Conservatory

  • Victoria Capraro (2015), BFA in Contemporary Theatre

Cornell College, Iowa

  • Madison “Addie” Hubert (2012) – BSS in Drama Therapy, $12,500 annual scholarship

Northwestern University

  • Shannon Desmond (2009), BA Theatre/Stage Management

University of Michigan

  • Sam Lips (2008), BFA Musical Theatre

The Relativity School, LA

  • Sarah Doerner (2016), BFA in Acting for Film + TV

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts

  • Zizi Scott (2010)
  • Lee Collins (2008)

North Carolina A & T

  • CJ Gaston, (2010), Theatre

Abiliene Christian University

  • Amy Simpson, (2001), BA Theatre/Dramaturgy

University of California, Santa Barbara

  • Dora Kaplan (2011) – BA Theatre

University of California

  • Maggie Alexander (2004), BFA Theatre

St. Louis University

  • Christina LaFon (2010), BA Theatre/Political Science

University of Nebraska

  • Madison Nichols (2013) – BA Theatre/Film/TV

Hastings College

  • Emma Attuire (2014), BFA Theatre

Chapman College

  • Maggie Mirrionie (2014), BFA Theatre/Film

University of Washington Seattle

  • Samantha Davis (2012), BA Theatre/Anthropology

Wright State University

  • Sarah Reichart (2010), BFA Theatre

Illinois Wesleyan University

  • Aliza Saper (2016), BFA Acting Major/Arts Management Minor

The University of Toronto

  • Danielle Samler (2015), Theatre and Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies

The University of Wyoming

  • Stacey Tilton (2015), BFA in Theatre with a minor in Education

American Academy Dramatic Art

  • Honor Nash-Putnam (2009), AA Theatre

In State:

University of Denver

  • Jimmy Bruenger (2016)
  • Anne Friednash (2014)
  • Nicole Seefried (2013), BA Theatre/Education   
  • David James (2011), BA Business
  • Chris VanderWalt (2009)
  • Danzal Hollis (2009)
  • Tory Schneider (2003), Theatre

University of Northern Colorado, Acting Majors

  • Michael Berger (2016), Major in Spanish Language Studies
  • Jalen Taylor (2013), BA Acting
  • Stefan Richmond (2012), BA Acting
  • Anneliese Farmer (2011), BA Theatre
  • Brittney Melendez (2011), BA Theatre
  • Jenna Moll Reyes (2008), BA Musical Theatre/Education
  • Corin Chavez (2010), BA Theatre
  • Quinn Marchman (2010), BA Theatre
  • Nick Thorne (2010), BA Theatre
  • Bryan Fitch (2009), BA Theatre
  • Chris Engler (2007), BA Theatre
  • Blake Babbitt (2003), BA Theatre
  • Randy Warshaw (2001), BA Theatre

Metro State University, Denver

  • Kenya Smyth (2016)
  • Michael McCoo (2013) – BA Theatre
  • Austin Allen (2011)

Non-Theatre Majors:

Wesleyan University

  • Joella Jones (2007)
  • Jessica Posner (2005)

Stanford University

  • Amanda Brockbank (2012)

Dartmouth

  • Sam Van Wetter (2012)

The George Washington University

  • Nina Waysdorf (2010), BA in International Politics

Kenyon College

  • Anna Zinanti (2015)

Eugene Lang College, NYC

  • Zoe Rhulen (2012)

Seattle University

  • Sonja Briney (2016), Digital Design and Communications Double Major

University of Puget Sound

  • Dana Good (2016)

Trinity College (Hartford, CT)

  • Serena Trainor (2016)

University of Colorado, Denver

  • Chris Bowman (2016), International Business

Community College of Denver

  • Dizaon Phifer (2016)

Bryn Mawr College

  • Sarah Friesen-Johnson (2011), BA Psychology

University of Colorado, Boulder

  • Avery Shiner (2013)

Colorado State University

  • Carson Cram (2013)

University of Northern Colorado

  • Donovan Fountain (2011), BA Education
  • Kristin Foster (2011), BA Special Education

Ft. Lewis College

  • Gage Norris (2013)

Graduate Degrees:

NYU Grad School

  • Will Seefried (2008), MA Acting
  • Ashley Kleinman (2005), MA Drama Therapy

East 15 London

  • Jamie Billings (2008), MA Directing

NYU Steinhardt

  • Brendan Chilelli (2008), MA Education

Julliard

  • Max Posner (2007), MFA Playwrighting

University of Texas, Austin

  • Drew Paryzer (2003), MFA Playwrighting