he Jazz Band at Loyola University New Orleans, under the direction of Coordinator of Jazz Studies John Mahoney, performed at the fourth annual Jazz Education Network conference in Atlanta, Ga., earlier this month. The group’s concert was one of more than 80 performances at the conference.
Jared Marcell ’08 (music industry studies), New Orleans, La., along with current students and brothers Sam and Collin McCabe, formed the band Bantam Foxes.
Theatre student Charlotte Voekel lead the cast of Little Shop of Horrors at Playmakers Theater in Covington, Louisiana, under the direction of Lynn and Randy Perkins.
The Trumpet Ensemble at Loyola University New Orleans, under the direction of Nick Volz, D.M., performed at the 37th annual conference of the International Trumpet Guild in Columbus, Ga.
Theatre Arts and Dance Students receive the 2012 Ignation Outstanding Senior Man, 2012-13 Theatre Merit Scholarships, Leo Zinser Drama, Ernest Ferlita, S.J. Drama, Outstanding Achievement in Technical Theatre, and Outstanding Achievement in Ballet awards.
A student theatre cast from Loyola University New Orleans was recently selected as one of only three Chester Cycle plays reviewed in a recent edition of Early Theatre, a peer-reviewed journal.