NYU Portraits 2018

Wednesday, August 29th | 7 PM - 9 PM or
Thursday, August 30th | 7 PM - 9 PM

NYU Portraits is a performance based program that creates a vibrant and colorful experience where historical and contemporary movements for justice and equality meets the stage to invigorate a commitment to creating social change. Featuring a cast comprised of NYU students, faculty and staff; performance artists and social change activists, NYU Portraits utilizes an innovative approach to highlighting the importance of campus diversity & social justice for incoming first year, transfer and graduate students.

The 2018 celebrity guests are:

Michael Ealy, Actor/Activist

Hong Chau, Actress/Activist

Marth Redbone, Singer/Songwriter


Left has image of raised fist with text that says "Portraits Show Up" and gthe right has headshots of Michael Ealy, Hong Chau and Martha Redbone

On the right, there is text on the top of eight headshots of performers with their names and titles underneath, under which is the description of the event. The text on top of the headshots reads:  “Where Social Justice Meets the Stage.” NYU Student Cast includes: Michelle Deme, Shoshana Ehrenkranz, Maha Hashwi, Alicia Jamison, Epiphany Samuels, Leonard Santos Narrators: Monroe France, Associate Vice President for Global Student Engagement and Inclusive Leadership; Marisa Mariano, Assistant Director, Residential Wellness

"Where Social Justice Meets the Stage."

The Division of Student Affairs Presents PORTRAITS: SHOW UP.

NYU Portraits is an annual university wide event featuring performers who bring history to life on stage alongside a student cast performing original pieces around identity and diversity at NYU!

NYU Students & Alumni Cast includes:
Michelle Deme

Shoshana Ehrenkranz

Maha Hashwi

Alicia Jamison

Epiphany Samuels

Leonard Santos

Narrators:
Monroe France
Associate Vice President for Global Student Engagement and Inclusive Leadership

Marisa Mariano
Assistant Director, Residential Wellness  

Check out photos from NYU Portraits 2017 below!

NYU Portraits FAQ


Portraits 2016 Video Clips

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