Alumni Spotlights

Grant Yansura, a class of 2008 Visual Arts alum, went on to study Film at the University of Central Florida. While still in college, he received an offer to work at The Berrics, a skateboard company based ... 

November 16, 2017

Jillian Vukusich, a Class of 1997 dance alumna, received her BS in Dance Education, K-12 from the University of South Florida and her Masters in Arts Management with Distinction in Audiences ... 

October 25, 2017

Kevin Barnett, a class of 2004 Music alumnus, went on to study music at Florida State University. He quickly switched majors and earned his degree in Exercise Science in 2009, all while realizing his true talents ... 

September 27, 2017

Class of 2005 Communications alumnus Zak Bennett is an editorial photographer and reporter who’s work can be viewed in The Wall Street Journal, NPR, The Guardian, The Huffington Post, TIME ... 

August 29, 2017

Santo DiGangi graduated from Dreyfoos in 2002. A trombone player at Dreyfoos, Santo dual majored in Political Science and Criminology at the University of Florida, where he went on to complete law ...

May 30, 2017

Although Class of 2010 Margaret Owen spent her time at Dreyfoos as a theatre major, her interest in astronauts started when she was much younger. After graduating, she headed to the University of Florida where she earned a B.S. ...

April 27, 2017

Brian Salzman, a Class of 1996 Communication Arts alumnus graduated from NYU where he earned his Associates in Liberal Arts and his Bachelors in Finance and Marketing. He spent time in...

March 28, 2017

Jason Getz is a Class of 1994 Visual Arts alumnus who went on to study Photojournalism at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Now a freelance photographer in the Atlanta area, Jason has worked for the Atlanta ...

February 24, 2017

Alex Anderson, a Class of 2010 Dance alumnus, continued his studies in dance at The Juilliard School where he earned his B.F.A. Now living in The Netherlands, Alex performs and tours ...

November 30, 2016

Carl Amritt is a young alumnus of Dreyfoos, only having graduated in 2013, but his dedication to public service has been evident since he was a Digital Media student here. As a high school student, he ...

November 30, 2016

Jessica Noronha (nee Taylor) graduated from the Vocal Program in 2009 before heading to Juilliard to earn her Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance. She began singing opera while still in high school, and is now ...

October 26, 2016

Visual Arts alumnus Tommy Coleman graduated from Dreyfoos in 2005. Since then, he has completed his BFA at Cooper Union, and recently his Masters at Yale, with a focus in sculpture. He has spent time teaching and working with students at Oxbow ...

September 29, 2016

Rachelle Lowen (nee Rubin), a Class of 2001 Communication Arts alumna, couldn’t stay away from Dreyfoos for very long. After attending the University of Florida and Baruch College – CUNY, Rachelle worked ...

September 30, 2016

Although Jeremy Coachman, a Dreyfoos Dance alum, only graduated 5 years ago in 2011, he has already been very active as a professional dancer. After graduating from the Juilliard School with his bachelor’s degree, Jeremy ...

May 19, 2016

Before Stefani Kochanski began working at the School of the Arts Foundation, she was a Class of 1996 theatre student at the Palm Beach County School of the Arts. Now the Director of ...

March 23, 2016

Lillian Farag, a Class of 2003 Visual Arts alumna, spent over 6 years at Macy’s as a textile designer after graduating from Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in Surface Design/Fiber Arts. Now on her own doing freelance print ...

March 23, 2016
Class of 1996 alumnus Charlie Porter is a multi-genre trumpeter with a rich diversity of experience. Among the many awards to his credit, he was the first ever to receive 1st prize in both the Jazz and Classical ...
February 22, 2016
After graduating from Dreyfoos in 2004, theatre alum Alex Calle went on to study Scenic Design at the California Institute of the Arts where he earned his BFA. Now the CEO and Director of Design for Entertainment Design Corporation, Alex has worked ...
January 28, 2016
Karin Eisinger, a Class of 1998 Communications Arts alum, went on to study Biology at the University of Miami and got her Ph.D in Microbiology from the University of Virginia before becoming a Post Doctoral Fellow at ...
December 21, 2015
Class of 1995 Communications alumna Jonelle Henry went on to study Telecommunications at the University of Florida before getting her Masters in Communications from John Hopkins. Now an International Producer for C-SPAN ...
November 20, 2015