BU Acting Students Display Talents In LA

On a December evening suitable for East Coasters, the L.A. based Boston University Extension School held an acting showcase, highlighting the talents of its current roster of young thespians.

Held at the William Morris Endeavor’s screening room (the space donated by a previous BU graduate); a short film highlighting the ten BFA in Acting student was projected to the delight of talent agents, supports, and other distinguished quests.   Under the direction of acting coach/acting instructor Peter Kelly, who leads BU’s Acting in Hollywood certificate program, the actors were paired up and filmed performing scenes from theatrically released films including “(500) Days of Summer” and “Etta James.”

The students participating in this year’s showcase included, in alphabetical order:

Timothy Cakebread

Andrew Danner

Jake Green

Maxine Eloi

Julie Friley

Leigh Huggins

Kelly Kovacs

Tracy Prentice

Arthur Siegel

Amy Sullivan