Clark Atlanta University Theatre Majors Awarded Partial Scholarships to Study Shakespeare in England
ATLANTA, GA – April 17, 2019 – Clark Atlanta University is pleased to announce three theatre majors have been selected to attend the British American Drama Academy (BADA) Midsummer in Oxford acting intensive this summer. Ms. Trejhaun DueBerry, class of 2020, Ms. Keara Jones, class of 2019, and Ms. Therecia Lang, class of 2020 were chosen from a large pool of candidates studying acting at universities all over the world to participate in this classical theatre training program.
Applicants were to audition in early February of 2019 for the highly competitive program using Shakespearean monologues and complete a skype interview with the BADA faculty in order to be considered.
BADA is run in association with The Yale School of Drama and was founded in 1984 to classically train actors in British acting methodologies. In the past, BADA has partnered with drama programs at several universities such as The Juilliard School and Sarah Lawrence College. Former Alumni of BADA
All three CAU theatre majors will study physicality in performance, voice, audition technique,
“The Department of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts at Clark Atlanta University is training global scholar-practitioners who are fulfilling the university’s mission to be innovative change agents and leaders in STEAM,” said Dr. Eve Graves, chairperson of the Department of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts.
For more information, please contact Dr. Eve Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Clark Atlanta University
Established in 1988 by the consolidation of Atlanta University (1865) and Clark College (1869), Clark Atlanta University (CAU) is one of the Nation’s foremost research institutions, offering students from around the United States and several foreign countries the opportunity to engage in 38 exciting areas of study at bachelors, masters and doctoral levels. Located in the historic heart of Atlanta, one of the world's great international cities, CAU’s nearly 4,000 students enjoy access to academic and co-curricular experiences, from forensic