The Berkeley Beacon

Danielle Herrera

Beacon Staff

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For public school students, a taste of arts at Emerson

EmersonPathways is a free program for Boston public high school students that aims to prepare participants for college and give them the space and support to express themselves through the arts.

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Touring tap dancer returns to Emerson—as student

"My mother has always supported me in everything that I do, which I am very grateful for." -Leo Manzari

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Stranger than satire: courses provide peculiar perspectives

These classes are particularly important because they provide students with new perspectives and give them a chance to get out of their comfort zone.

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College and career intersect during LA program

A practical perspective—gaining a look at the industry before graduating—is what several participants identified as the crucial element in the summer LA acting program.