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Acting Alumni

Our acting program has helped to launch the careers of some of the most successful and respected actors in the industry, including:

Theatre Design/Technology Alumni

More than 86% of Purchase theatre design/technology graduates are pursuing their dreams in their chosen profession.

Some notable alumni include:

Jeff Croiter
Lighting Designer (Newsies, Peter and the Starcatcher)

Patrick Fahey
Scenic Designer (Radio City Christmas Spectacular; Clinton Global Initiative)

David Gallo
Scenic Designer (Memphis; Company; Thoroughly Modern Millie; The Mountain Top;)

Brian MacDevitt
Lighting Designer (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown; Fences; Race; Ch’ing.lish;
The Book of Mormon; The Mountain Top, Death of a Salesman, A Delicate Balance, Raisin in the Sun)

Suzanne McCabe
Costume Designer (Nurse Jackie; Something’s Gotta Give; When it’s Over)

Thom Widmann
Stage Manager (Wicked; Light in the Piazza; Contact; Sound of Music)

Jay Woods
Lighting Designer (Dancers Responding to AIDS)

James Youmans
Scenic Designer (West Side Story; Gypsy; Come Fly Away)