Alumni

Meet our alumni! This page will tell you what some of our graduates have been up to over the past year. You can also see past updates in our archive. We love to hear from former students, so alums, send us your theater news (and photos!) anytime to theater@duke.edu.

Is currently a SAG/AFTRA stunt coordinator/stunt performer

Will begin work with Duke Theater Operations as a technician

Recently premiered a new concert that he created and is producing called “Broadway's Greatest Diva Anthems”

Just finished her fourth year as an instructor in the Theater Department at Rutgers University

 

Claire Florian ('09) is Senior Manager with the David Geffen Hall Campaign at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York, NY.  The Campaign is supporting a major effort to transform David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center's oldest performance venue, into a dynamic new concert hall for the 21st century.  Claire also serves on the Social Board of Opening Act, an organization that provides free, after-school theater programs for New York City's most under-served public high schools

Currently a staff writer on the upcoming ABC show Blood & Oil.

 

In Toronto shooting Heroes Reborn, a 13-episode "event series" for NBC, reprising his role of Noah Bennet

Recently had her Off-Broadway debut as the Grand Vixen in J Kyle Manzay's For Vixens Who've Considered Homicide...

Currently starring in the LA premiere of David Ives' The Heir Apparent at International City Theatre in Long Beach

 

In May of 2015, Palgrave Macmillan published his book Jonson: Volpone.

Madeleine Lambert (T’08) recently played W in a production of COCK by Mike Bartlett at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater in Cape Cod.

 

Spent 2014 building a digital storytelling ecosystem in the State of Oregon

 

Will take on the role of Helen Keller at New York Theatre Workshop

Continues to work with Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre

Has joined Broadway Play Publishing, Inc. as Executive Director
 

Will be playing Vera in She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyen in Birmingham

Just opened Elephant Man in London on the West End, with Bradley Cooper

Heading into her 3rd year of graduate school, working toward her MFA/MBA from Yale School of Drama/Yale School of Management

A webseries she works on, "Stills" will release its 2nd season this August.

Is currently an above-title co-producer of An Act of God

Composing a "steampunk Regency" musical adaptation of Jane Austen's Emma

 

Met with students when Motown The Musical played the Durham Performing Arts Center.

 

Working on her PhD in Theater & Performance Studies at UCLA

Will be in a workshop of Tommy Smith's Boyfriend at the LAByrinth Theater

 

Is currently starring in “Steve Wynn’s ShowStoppers” at the Wynn Las Vegas hotel

 

Appeared at the OBIE Awards in May to receive the OBIE Grant on behalf of his three-year old multi-disciplinary performance venue, JACK

Is currently CEO of Theorist Inc., a consultancy and production house

 Recently starred in A New Brain, the autobiographical 1998 musical from Tony Award winner William Finn

 

Directed Samuel Beckett's Endgame at the RBP in Chicago