Alumni Spotlight

Stuart Singer '03
Stuart Singer attended PVPA from 2000-2003, where he was an active member of the Catalyst Dance Company under the direction of Jodi Falk, Jen Polins, and Mollye Maxner. After graduating from PVPA, he went on to study at the Conservatory of Dance at ...
Marisca Pichette '15
Mass Poetry recently selected "These days were made for us" by Marisca Pichette ('15) as the Poem of the Moment. Born and raised in Deerfield, Massachusetts, Marisca grew up with books and the inspiration of...
Sakina Ibrahim '07
"PVPA provided an introduction to traditional African dance which I was able to draw upon when going to graduate school. I went to Ghana and did research on movement there. I knew what was happening because of taking dance at PVPA first. A lot of the ways I teach...
Theo Merrill '15
Theo Merrill attended PVPA from 2009-2015, where he concentrated in Theater, and acted as Artistic Director of Headgear and a witness on the Mock Trial team. Since then, he’s been at Colorado College, where he’s set to graduate from in May. At Colorado College, he majors in Political Science ...
Alex Washut '01
Alex Washut '01 (center) and business partner Chris Ware (right) celebrating their Grand Ribbon Cutting Event for their second restaurant, Jake's at the Mill in the Mill District of North Amherst. After seven years of owning and operating Jake's Northampton ...
Kathleen Broadhurst '05
My time at PVPA gave me the skills to blend together ideas from multiple disciplines, taught me to see patterns beyond the obvious and kept my imagination alive. Today I work with a mix of qualitative and quantitative approaches that would’t have been possible without a background in the arts...
Grace Garber '12
Grace Garber is an Operations Trainer at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Over the past three years, she has worked at multiple Attractions, and has had front-line experience in the Entertainment department as ...