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Welcome Weekend

 

Registration Information

Registration is NOW CLOSED! 
Please email welcomeweekend@bostonconservatory.edu 

Pricing

PARENTS/FAMILY: First guest is free - each additional guest is $20 each.

ALUMNI: Free for one (1) alumni, plus one (1) guest


Schedule of Events

**PLEASE NOTE THIS SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. YOU WILL RECEIVE A FINAL SCHEDULE UPON CHECK-IN.

Check back for updates!

AT A GLANCE

Friday, October 10, 2014 

8:30 a.m.12 p.m., CHECK IN, Lobby - 8 the Fenway

9 a.m.5 p.m., Various Open Classes in Music, Dance, Theater and Liberal Arts

Campus Tours: 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m. - Lobby of 8 the Fenway (tour duration: ~1 hour)

Open Classes/Rehearsals: 9 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Musical Theater Division Open Classes (space is limited; seats available on a first come, first serve basis)  
  9:00a.m.-10:20a.m. Musical Theater Class with Paul Daigneault Zack Box 8 The Fenway
  9:00a.m.-10:20a.m. Modern Drama Class with Helen Lewis  Room 3A, 1112 Boylston
  9:00a.m.-10:50a.m. Freshman Movement Class with Alli Ross St. 201, 31 Hemenway 
  10:30a.m.-11:50a.m. Musical Theater Class with Paul Daigneault Zack Box 8 The Fenway
  11:00a.m.-12:50p.m. Freshman Movement Class with Alli Ross St. 201, 31 Hemenway 
  1:00p.m.-2:20p.m. Musical Theater Class with Paul Daigneault Zack Box 8 The Fenway
 

1:00p.m.-2:20p.m.

1:00p.m.-2:20p.m.

Modern Drama Class with Helen Lewis

Freshmen Musical Theater Class with Bill Casey & Peter Mansfield

Room 3A, 1112 Boylston

Houston Hall, 8 the Fenway

  2:00p.m.-3:50p.m. Freshman Movement Class with Alli Ross St. 201, 31 Hemenway 
  2:30p.m.-3:50p.m. Musical Theater Class with Paul Daigneault Zack Box 8 The Fenway
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Jazz Dance Class with Kirsten Connolly St. 3B 1112 Boylston
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Jazz Dance Class with Larry Sousa  St. 301, 31 Hemenway 
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Jazz Dance Class with Michelle Chasse  St.003, 31 Hemenway
Music Division Open Classes (space is limited; seats available on a first come, first serve basis)  
  10:00a.m.-10:50a.m. Acting for Singers, with John Kuntz Room 304, 132 Ipswich St
  11:00a.m.-12:50p.m. Chamber Music Masterclass Seully Hall, 8 The Fenway 
  12:00p.m.-1:50p.m.  Acting for Singers, with John Kuntz Room 304, 132 Ipswich St
  1:30p.m.-3:30p.m. Baroque Ensemble Rehearsal  Room 106, 132 Ipswich St
  4:00p.m.-5:50p.m. Electronic Music Class with Mike Frengel Room 406, 31 Hemenway
  4:00p.m.-5:50p.m. Time & Rhythm Class with Keith Aleo Room 401, 31 Hemenway
Liberal Arts Division Open Classes (space is limited; seats available on a first come, first serve basis)  
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Poetry Workshop with Judson Evans  Room 313, 132 Ipswich St
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Writing Workshop I with Carlee Travis  Room 3A 1112 Boylston 
  5:30p.m.-6:50p.m. Masculine Imaginations of the American with Carlee Travis  Room 3A 1112 Boylston 
Dance Division Open Classes (space is limited; seats available on a first come, first serve basis)  
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Ballet Technique with Lorainne Chapman St. 2B, 1112 Boylston
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Ballet Technique with Tai Jimenez  St. 3B, 1112 Boylston
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Men's Dance Class, with Gianni DiMarco St. 003, 31 Hemenway
  9:00a.m.- 10:30a.m. Men's Dance Class, with Dean Vollick St. 001, 31 Hemenway
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Intermediate Pointe Class, with Denise Pons  St. 301, 31 Hemenway 
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Intermediate/Advanced Pointe Class with Donna Silva St. 316, 132 Ipswich St
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Intermediate/Advanced Pointe Class with Adriana Suarez St. 306, 132 Ipswich St
  9:00a.m.-10:30a.m. Intermediate/Advanced Pointe Class with Leslie Woodies St.007, 31 Hemenway
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Dance Masterclasses with Guest Artist Kyle Abraham St. 301, 31 Hemenway 
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Freshman Modern Dance Class  with Diane Arvanites  St. 007, 31 Hemeway 
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Freshman Modern Dance Calss with Leslie Koval St. 003, 31 Hemenway
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Sophomore Modern Dance Class with Alissa Cardone St. 306, 132 Ipswich St
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Sophomore Modern Dance Class with Jim Viera St. 2B, 1112 Boylston
  10:45a.m.-12:05p.m. Junior Modern Dance Class with Amy Spencer  St. 316, 132 Ipswich St
  2:00p.m.-3:50p.m. Fall Dance Concert Rehearsal - Senior Piece  St. 316, 132 Ipswich St
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. History of Jazz Dance with Cathy Young  Room 402, 8 The Fenway
  4:00p.m.-5:20p.m. Senior Seminar Class with Mary Wolff Room 007, 8 The Fenway

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Alumni Panel - Zack Box, 8 the Fenway

5:30 p.m. - 7:30p.m., Welcome Cocktail Reception for Parents, Family and Alumni—including a Fall Preview Performance that will give you a snapshot of what is happening this fall. Performance Excerpts from: On the Town (Fall Musical), From the Ground Up (Fall Dance Concert), and The Italian Girl in Algiers (Fall Opera).  Room 106, 132 Ipswich St

8:00 p.m., Freshman Voice Studio Recital: An evening of Italian Songs and Arias. Seully Hall, 8 the Fenway

Saturday, October 11, 2014

9 a.m.10 a.m., Parent Breakfast Info Session, An informational breakfast session about Off Campus Housing, Registrar Services, Student Government Association and student experiences - St. 401, 31 Hemenway St

10 a.m., The Boston Conservatory Cabaret—A performance through the Conservatory Connections Progam, this is an auditioned musical theater group that performs for low-income, youth, elderly and physically challenged populations in Boston neighborhoods. -  St. 401, 31 Hemenway St

11:30 a.m., Chamber Ensemble Concert - St. 401, 31 Hemenway St

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Boston Duck Tour (sold out!)

2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Fenway Park Tour (sold out!)

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Alumni Concert & Reception, featuring the recipients of the 2014 Alumni Entrepreneurial Grant Program - Room 106, 132 Ipswich St

8 p.m., The Boston Conservatory Choruses ConcertIrving Fine: An American Legacy—The Boston Conservatory Choruses present Irving Fine: An American Legacy in concert to commemorate the centennial of Boston composer Irving Fine’s birth. Paired with music from American contemporaries of Fine, this concert will explore some of Fine’s best-loved choral works. - Seully Hall, 8 the Fenway

Sunday, October 12, 2014

11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Farewell Brunch for Parents, Family and Alumni—Featuring a performance by The Boston Conservatory Troubadours. Through the Conservatory Connections Progam, this is an auditioned student group of voice performance and opera majors that perform throughout the Boston community. 

 


Travel Accommodations

Accommodations are not provided for parents and guests during Welcome Weekend. The following is a list of hotels that offer a discounted Boston Conservatory rate and are just a short walk or T-ride away from the Conservatory. Please mention "The Boston Conservatory" when making your reservation.

Back Bay Hilton: (617) 236–1100 or (800) 847–0663

Sheraton Boston: Book online, or call (866) 716–8120 and reference SET number 385787

The Colonnade Hotel: (617) 424–7000 or (800) 962–3030

The Midtown Hotel: (617) 369–6240 or (800) 343–1177

A larger hotel list and additional information about planning your trip to Boston is available here.

 

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