Boston Conservatory at Berklee Admissions Fall 2022 Open House Boston Conservatory at Berklee Admissions Fall 2022 Open House

Boston Conservatory Admissions Open House: October 15, 2022

Boston Conservatory at Berklee is excited to host its annual Admissions Open House for prospective students and their families. Open House is a great opportunity to visit campus and meet the extraordinary faculty, staff, and students who make Boston Conservatory at Berklee such a unique community of artists. We can't wait to meet you!

This year, a portion of Open House will be available to view via livestream for those who can’t join us in person. The livestream link will be added here when the event begins.

The event schedule for Open House can be found below. Please be sure to check this page often, as information will be updated regularly to reflect the latest details available. 

COVID-19 Safety Protocols: Guests attending Open House in person are asked to review Berklee’s COVID-19 safety guidelines and protocols prior to arriving on campus.

Schedule

Saturday, October 15, 2022

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Boston Conservatory Campus Tours

Boston Conservatory campus tours will depart from the BerkleeCaf at 160 Massachusetts Avenue (second floor) every 10 minutes between 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

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Check-In (Required)

Check in for the day’s event and meet your admissions counselor. Be ready to show the check-in QR code that was emailed to you.

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Doors Open at the Berklee Performance Center

Guests are invited to begin seating at the Berklee Performance Center for Boston Conservatory performances and remarks, which begin at 11:00 a.m.

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Dance Student Performance

Jocelyn Scullion (B.F.A. ’23, contemporary dance) performs “Two Parts Bitter.”

- EDT
Welcome Remarks from Associate Dean of Admissions
Laura Conyers
Laura Conyers
Associate Dean of Admissions

Laura Conyers, Associate Dean of Admissions, welcomes prospective students and families to campus for Boston Conservatory’s 2022 Admissions Open House.

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Welcome Remarks from Interim Executive Director of Boston Conservatory
Lucinda Carver
Lucinda Carver
Executive Director of Boston Conservatory at Berklee


Boston Conservatory at Berklee Interim Executive Director Lucinda Carver welcomes prospective students and families.


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Admissions Information Session
Lucas Boniface
Lucas Boniface
B.F.A. ’23, Contemporary Theater
Isa Sánchez
Isa Sánchez
B.F.A. ’24, Musical Theater

Boston Conservatory students Lucas Boniface and Isa Sánchez provide an overview of Boston Conservatory admissions. 

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Applying to Boston Conservatory
Bobby Schrader
Bobby Schrader
Assistant Director of Admissions

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Assistant Director of Admissions Bobby Schrader leads a session on applying and auditioning to Boston Conservatory.


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Music Student Performance

Boston Conservatory music students perform a selection of pieces.

EDWARD GRIEG: String Quartet in G Minor, op. 27 (1878)

I. Un Poco Andante - Allegro Molto ed Agitato

Kathryn Pappalardo, G.P.D. ’23, violin

Drew Keeve, M.M. ’24, violin

Jayna Leach, M.M. ’24, viola

Andrés Celis, B.M. ’25, cello


Anton Webern: Drei Kleine Stücke, op. 11 (1914)

Nick Politi, M.M. ’23, cello

Joshua Arkangel, M.M. ’23, piano

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Berklee
Russell Clarke
Russell Clarke
Assistant Director of Admissions, Diversity, and Inclusion Recruitment

Berklee Assistant Director of Admissions, Diversity, and Inclusion Recruitment Russell Clarke gives a presentation of diversity, equity, and inclusion at Berklee. 

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Financing Your Education
Kathy Anderson
Kathy Anderson
Associate Vice President of Student Financial Services

Berklee Associate Vice President of Student Financial Services Kathy Anderson gives information and tips on financing your Boston Conservatory education. 


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Housing and Residential Education
Katie Schmitt
Katie Schmitt
Associate Director of Residential and Housing Operations

Berklee Associate Director of Residential and Housing Operations Katie Schmitt gives prospective students and families an inside look at housing and residential life at Boston Conservatory.

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Housing and Residential Education
Katie Schmitt
Katie Schmitt
Associate Director of Residential and Housing Operations

Berklee Associate Director of Residential and Housing Operations Katie Schmitt gives prospective students and families an inside look at housing and residential life at Boston Conservatory.


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Career Center
Andy Chau
Andy Chau
Director of Career Engagement

Berklee Director of Career Engagement Andy Chau provides an overview of the Career Center and the professional resources it offers students.

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Q&A Session—Bring Your Questions!
Bobby Schrader
Bobby Schrader
Assistant Director of Admissions

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Assistant Director of Admissions Bobby Schrader leads an open Q&A session with colleagues. Bring your questions! 

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Theater Student Performance

Annaliese Wilbur (B.F.A. ’23, musical theater) performs “I’m Gonna Be Strong” by Cyndi Lauper, accompanied by pianist Bret Silverman, associate professor of theater.

Jacob Conley (B.F.A. ’23, musical theater) performs “A Musical” from Something Rotten, accompanied by pianist Bret Silverman, associate professor of theater.

- EDT
Breakout Session: Dance
Tommy Neblett
Tommy Neblett
Dean of Dance, Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Dean of Dance Tommy Neblett leads a session on the Dance Division and what to expect as a Boston Conservatory dance student. 


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Breakout Session: Music
Michael Shinn
Michael Shinn
Dean of Music, Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Dean of Music Michael Shinn leads a session on the Music Division and what to expect as a Boston Conservatory music student. 

- EDT
Breakout Session: Theater
Jermaine Hill
Jermaine Hill
Boston Conservatory at Berklee Interim Dean of Theater

Boston Conservatory at Berklee Interim Dean of Theater Jermaine Hill leads a session on the Theater Division and what to expect as a Boston Conservatory theater student. 

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BCB Campus Tours

Boston Conservatory campus tours will depart from outside 8 Fenway every 10 minutes between 2:15 p.m. and 2:35 p.m.