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From professional conferences to concerts on and off campus to reunions for various affinity groups, there are many ways to stay connected to the Boyer College of Music and Dance.  Click here for a listing of all Temple University alumni-related events or here for a listing of all Boyer College and Music and Dance events. 


Dean Stroker with Maestro Biava and friends         Maestro Biava greets an alumnus at a reception in his honor          Guests prepare to make a toast at an alumni recpetion          Alumni enjoy time together at a reception during Homecoming Weekend

Spotlight Events | Past Events

Spotlight Events

Opera Philadelphia Performance and Reception - Sunday, May 3, 2015, 2:30 p.m. performance at Academy of Music; 5:45 p.m. Alumni Reception at Estia


Due to popular demand, we've asked for an extension to the discounted ticket deadline!  March 20th is the new deadline to obtain a Boyer Alumni discount for your tickets to the 2:30 p.m. perfomance of Don Carlo. 


Join fellow Boyer College alumni at the Opera Philadelphia performance of Don Carlo featuring Boyer College alumnus, Eric Owens in the role of King Phillip II. Bass-baritone and native Philadelphian Eric Owens comes home to make his much-anticipated role debut as the tyrannical and despondent King Philip II, while Dimitri Pittas, Leah Crocetto, and Michelle DeYoung make their company debuts in a powerhouse cast.


Alumni reception immediately following the performance at Estia, 1405 Locust Street, Philadelphia. Reception registration:  $15 per person.


Be sure to register right away in order to take advantage of the ticket discount.


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 Past Events

Throughout the year several events are held to bring alumni together – to learn, to socialize, to reminisce.  Enjoying performances that showcase the talent of current students, expanding the understanding of a specific piece of work or simply coming back together on the Temple campus, alumni have many opportunities to reconnect. 

Annual ACDA Breakfast - Saturday, February 28, 2015, 7:00 a.m.

Co-sponsored by the Boyer College of Music and Dance and the TUAA


Our annual breakfast was held on Saturday morning, February 28th at 7 am in Salt Lake City, Utah for our 26th annual breakfast.  62 Boyer College alumni, faculty and staff came together and shared their recent successes!  Dean and Vice Provost for the Arts Robert Stroker welcomed guests and spoke about the Center for the Arts and its place in the greater Temple University.  ACDA Breakfast 2016 - Boston!


"Alumni Welcome Reception:  A Toast to the New Season" - Friday, October 10, 2014

Boyer Alumni came together on Friday, October 10, 2014 to celebrate the arts at Homecoming. The 2nd annual “Toast to the New Season” reception for Boyer College alumni immediately followed the Boyer Mosaic Concert.  The “Toast to the New Season” celebration offered Boyer alumni an opportunity to come back to campus, reminisce with former classmates, greet faculty and current students and hear a wonderful performance in the beautiful, vibrant Temple Performing Arts Center (formerly the Baptist Temple).


Choral Reunion - Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5, 2014

On Friday and Saturday, April 4 and 5, 2014 over 125 Temple University alumni came together for a Choral Reunion.  The two-day choral festival provided alumni with opportunities to rehearse and sing, participate in workshops, tour Temple University’s Main Campus, attend and/or perform in concerts, reminisce with friends, former classmates, faculty and much more.  The Reunion featured appearances by past and present Choral Activities faculty and friends, including Robert Page, Janet Yamron, Sonya Garfinkle, Alan Harler, Paul Rardin, Mitos Andaya, and Rollo Dilworth.


Enjoy photos from the Choral Reunion here.


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