6 Aug, 2020

Clothes Maketh the Show

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Ever wonder what goes on behind the curtain during a live performance? In the new series Bringing Backstage Forward our Production Team invites you into their world, sharing insights and tricks of the trade via blog posts, videos, interviews, and [...]

8 Jul, 2020

Spotlight on Black Choreographers

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In today’s Spotlight on Black Choreographers, we are honoring Ronald K. Brown and Camille A. Brown, two choreographers who are recipients of the Jacobs Pillow Dance Award. This honorary award is given to creative visionaries and includes a cash prize [...]

26 May, 2020

Community Partner Stories: Paideia School 15, Team5

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What does The Purchase PAC do other than present world-class performing arts? Plenty! In this new feature that we are calling Community Partner Stories you will get to know some of the extraordinary individuals and organizations in our community - [...]

18 May, 2020

Max Eidinoff: Quarantine Music

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Max Eidinoff is a classical composer at the Conservatory of Music at Purchase College who plays piano and guitar. He has been a student of Laura Kaminsky and Gregory Spears; he composes as well as performs premieres in the Purchase [...]

15 Apr, 2020

Meet The PAC Staff: Oscar Portillo

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Today's Meet The PAC Staff takes you behind the scenes to meet Technical Assistant Oscar Portillo. Name: Oscar Portillo Position at The PAC: Technical Assistant Year you started working at The PAC: 2019 Alma Mater/College major: Queens College, BA Sociology [...]

1 Apr, 2020

Meet The PAC Staff: Janice Kahl

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Today on Meet The PAC Staff we introduce you to our (Interim) House Operations Director, Janice Kahl. Name: Janice Kahl Position at the PAC: Interim House Operations Director Year you started working at The PAC: 2007 Alma Mater/College major: Proud [...]

14 Jan, 2020

Backstage with Christy Havard, Director of Production: Fly System Rehab

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When I started here at The Purchase PAC back in the 2004-2005 season , most of our counterweight fly systems still had manila (hemp) hand lines in their operating system and hemp for the breasting / pick lines. Over the [...]