Out Of The Comfort Zone

Out of the Comfort Zone

Idyllwild Arts Academy’s already distinguished classical music faculty’s latest coup is the addition of violist Jonathan Moerschel of the Calder Quartet (calderquartet.com), whose “superb” work, according to The New York Times, “still provides fertile ground for innovation and surprise.” The…

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Shining

Shining

L. to r.: Idyllwild Arts Dance Chair Ellen Rosa Taylor, Andrea Chesley, Congresswoman Judy Chu, Gala organizer Susan Zhou For Andrea Chesley, the Idyllwild Arts Academy Admission Counselor for both Dance and Theatre, this month's "My Shining Star" Los Angeles…

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The Grind

The Grind

The "captivating and fresh" (link) revelation of strength within what Oscar-winning screenwriter Tarell Alvin McCraney calls the "effeminate young man of color" in his play, Choir Boy, features an astonishing Broadway debut by Jeremy Pope, as the star tenor of…

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Harmony

Harmony

Dan Jaworski’s fascination with juggling is not incidental to the new Idyllwild Arts Academy teacher's fascination with physics and mathematics.    "There exists a harmony between science and art," Dan says. His interviewer wanted to believe him. But the interviewer…

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