The following is an update from the Newman Center’s summer intern, Genesis Green. As an intern placed at the Newman Center, that is often the first question that I am asked when explaining what my job is. I try my best to be concise and to the point when speaking to
We’re thrilled to be a founding partner of the Alliance for Music Education Equity, a group of 14 organizations dedicated to addressing inequities in music education in the Denver area. You can read more about the group and its activities in Westword’s latest article.
When the new year started nearly seven months ago, I had no idea just how much my life would change. As I am sure much of the world has experienced, my life since January has seen skyscraper highs and valley lows. Even so, I am very conscious of the fact
The University of Denver and Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts are pleased to welcome Aisha Ahmad-Post as the new Executive Director of the Newman Center. Ahmad-Post starts in the role on August 3, 2020. Ahmad-Post joins the Newman Center with wide-ranging experience in performing arts production,
With heavy hearts we share the sad news of the passing of Joy Burns, a stalwart supporter of the Newman Center and DU. Newman Center’s “Joy Burns Plaza” is named in her honor, and her mark can be found across campus. You can read more about her life and influence
From DU’s chancellor, provost, deans, and administration: We have a choice to make—to stand as a diverse community in solidarity with all who are committed to end the continued violence against Black people, or to step aside and watch, as though some of us might actually have the choice to
July 9, 2020 All in-person Newman Center events through December 31, 2020 have been canceled or postponed. This includes Newman Center Presents, Lamont, DU Theatre, and third-party rental client events. We’re currently working with agents and rental clients to determine the feasibility of rescheduling the events that are scheduled for