School of Theater, Film and Media Arts

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Temple works to assist University of the Arts community
Type: News Story
Temple is working to ensure that all UArts students have a path to continue their studies.
June 6, 2024
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Temple’s student Commencement speaker is made for a career in theater
Type: News Story
Temple senior Journee Lutz was selected as the student speaker for this year’s Commencement and is ready to pursue a career in theater.
May 9, 2024
Students at the Oscar viewing party at the Temple Performing Arts Center
Temple celebrates alum Da’Vine Joy Randolph’s first Oscar win
Type: News Story
Temple celebrated alum Da’Vine Joy Randolph’s big win at an Oscar party held at the Temple Performing Arts Center.
March 12, 2024
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Temple stars shine bright at film and television awards
Type: News Story
Alumni claimed Emmy Award, Golden Globe and Oscar nominations in another successful award season.
January 24, 2024
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Capturing reality through the lens: Temple senior finds her calling in documentary filmmaking
Type: News Story
Laine Immell aspires to begin a career in video journalism and documentary filmmaking after graduation.
May 5, 2023
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Temple’s Elisabeth Subrin wins César Award for short film ‘Maria Schneider, 1983’
Type: News Story
The Temple professor’s latest film was recognized at France’s most prestigious film award ceremony.
March 31, 2023
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6 Temple Owls taking center stage on Broadway
Type: News Story
Six School of Theater, Film and Media Arts alumni are featured on Broadway this spring.
March 10, 2023
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Ready player one: Temple launches new video game course
Type: News Story
Temple’s new Video Game and Playable Media Design course is offered through the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts.
September 28, 2022
Kalen Allen posing in red.
Ten TFMA alumni taking the world of entertainment by storm
Type: News Story
A list of ten graduates of Temple’s School of Theater, Film and Media Arts with successful careers in the entertainment industry.
August 17, 2022
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TFM alumnus James Ijames receives 2022 Pulitzer Prize for drama
Type: News Story
TFM alumnus James Ijames is a 2022 Pulitzer Prize winner in the category of Drama.
June 1, 2022
Image of the Le nozze di Figaro cast standing on stage.
Temple University Opera Theater’s ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ in pictures
Type: News Story
Temple’s spring opera production of Le nozze di Figaro offers a fresh take on Mozart’s classic.
May 10, 2022
Image of Jake Horoshko standing in front of the Bell Tower.
Temple Made for … being the best version of himself he can be
Type: News Story
Film and Media Arts major Jake Horoshko, Class of 2022, has made the most of his time at Temple.
April 28, 2022
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California dreamin’: With help from Temple’s LA Study Away, entertainment industry aspirations become reality
Type: News Story
The LA Study Away Program allows students to study and work in the entertainment industry for a semester.
March 16, 2022
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Temple honors the legacy of Joy Abbott with a special celebration
Type: News Story
Temple Theaters is hosting a concert celebrating alumna Joy Abbott and her husband George Abbott, “Mr. Broadway.”
February 16, 2022
The cast of "Head over Heels"
Temple Theaters’ ‘Head over Heels’ in pictures
Type: News Story
Partly planned and rehearsed virtually, the show will be performed live, in person.
February 15, 2022
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Former Owl takes his talents to Los Angeles for music video directorial debut
Type: News Story
Avery Sadowski, a former Temple student, found success in Hollywood during the pandemic.
January 20, 2022
Bob Saget is pictured with David Boardman, Janet Klein and Lew Klein.
Remembering Bob Saget
Type: News Story
Temple remembers legendary actor Bob Saget.
January 10, 2022
Students sing on stage during a performance of 'Spring Awakening.'
Temple Theaters’ ‘Spring Awakening’ in pictures
Type: News Story
See photos from the first production performed in person since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
October 19, 2021
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Meet Temple’s inaugural cohort of Cecil B. Moore Scholars
Type: News Story
The Scholars are the first to be selected for a new program that bridges the gap between high school and college for students in North Philadelphia.
September 8, 2021
Students and faculty working together to film a theater performance in front of a green screen.
Transport yourself to the Forest of Arden with TFMA’s unprecedented project
Type: News Story
The School of Theater, Film and Media Art will stream their vibrant rendition of "As You Like It" on May 10.
May 4, 2021
Temple University faculty try out a new projection mapping system.
A new way to design plays
Type: News Story
With help from a new projection mapping system, Temple actors and crews can better visualize their sets.
April 28, 2021
William Hornby wearing a Temple shirts sitting along the Alter bridge
How one Temple student uses TikTok for advocacy
Type: News Story
William Hornby uses TikTok to advocate for men who have eating disorders.
April 15, 2021
Kalen Allen hosts ‘The Ellen Show’
Type: News Story
The TFM alumnus was joined by Amina Robinson, his former acting professor.
April 1, 2021
Kimmika Williams-Witherspoon
Challenging systemic racism through theater
Type: News Story
Kimmika Williams-Witherspoon, an associate professor of theater studies and playwriting, explains how art can help audiences confront issues of race and racism.
December 3, 2020
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Temple Theaters launches fall digital season with “The Country Wife”
Type: News Story
The play is the first of several virtual productions Temple Theaters will stage this fall.
August 28, 2020