Emerson Week 2022 Emerson Week 2022

School of Arts

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The Southwick Recital: Life Out Loud
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In collaboration with Emerson's Center of Comedic Arts, The Southwick Recital Life Out Loud is focused on humor...not the ha-ha so much as the sometimes sweet, sometimes funny, sometimes dark, sometimes painful moments in life that can connect us all. Through personal narrative, prose, poetry, and dramatic monologue, a variety of Emerson students and faculty share the feast of language and the critical nourishment humor provides to both our individual and collective spirits.

Originally performed live in the Semel Theater on March, 25, 2022, this program honors the Southwick tradition while expanding it to make oral communication of story and literature accessible  for twenty-first century audiences and representative of that audience's diverse voices. 

Please note, this program includes adult language and themes and is not recommended for younger viewers.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Pete Chvany Memorial
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Join us for a celebration of Pete Chvany’s long and varied legacy at Emerson.

His son, Alec Chvany '98, and other former students will share some fond memories of his time as a Film Professor, Soccer Coach, Student group advisor, Admissions Tour Raconteur, and cheerleader of dreams. We’ll share a few laughs and maybe a heartfelt story or three.

Zoom passcode (if needed): 1880