NYU’s Department of Design for Stage and Film is happy to announce this year’s MFA graduating class of 20 designers (7 set, 7 costume, 6 lighting) will be honored at an opening reception on Tuesday, May 6, 2008 from 5pm to 8pm with a preview on Tuesday, May 6, from 3pm to 5pm. There will also be an additional session when the graduating students will be present on Saturday, May 10, 2008 from 2pm to 5pm. The work is on display daily from May 7 to May 15, 2008 from 12pm to 8pm.

In the coming days leading up to the show, Live Design will highlight some of the graduating students and their work, so be sure to check back often.

Tisch School of the Arts (where the Department of Design for Stage and Film is located) is at 721 Broadway (between Waverly and Washington Place), on the third floor. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (212) 998-1950 or email tisch.design@nyu.edu.