Thursday, June 6, 2013

First Bachelor of Performing Arts cohort graduates this week

Bachelor of Performing Arts graduating class — Top Row: Reg Tupper, Linzi Voth, Sean Hewlett, Glenn Crossley, Lisa Goebel, Corwin Ferguson. Upper Middle Row: Ria Manansala, Brahm Taylor, Sigourney McAuley, Javia Selina, Chris Lam, Leala Selina. Bottom Middle Row: Heather Cornick, Sam Bis-Calihoo, Chris Fader, Sarah Szloboda, Natalia Pardalis, Aouda Yen. Bottom Row: Damon Jang, Ryan Scramstad, Tiffany Anderson, Jeff McMahan, Manuel Cuevas, Corey Haas 

The first cohort of the Bachelor of Performing Arts Degree program graduated Monday at Capilano University. Offered jointly by Douglas College, Capilano, Langara and Vancouver Community College, the BPA is a nine-month degree-completion program for fourth-year students. The program was designed for students and working professionals with a significant background in dance, music, film arts, stagecraft, theatre, arts and entertainment management, musical theatre or digital media, and focuses on collaboration, entrepreneurship and creative development. 

Read more about the program in a story by the North Shore News, or visit our website.