Schools of the Stars: Where Oslo Cast and Creators Went to College

Broadway News   Schools of the Stars: Where Oslo Cast and Creators Went to College Where the cast and creative team of the Broadway play Oslo pursued their college studies.
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Daniel Oreskes, Michael Aronov, and Anthony Azizi (foreground) with Daniel Jenkins and Jeb Kreager (background) T. Charles Erickson

What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway play? Hard work, talent, luck—all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth.

Here is a rundown on where the cast and production team of the Broadway play Oslo pursued their college studies. Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.

Cast List:
Michael Aronov (Uri Savir): New World School of the Arts & Southern Methodist University
Anthony Azizi (Ahmed Qurie): Muhlenberg College
Adam Dannheisser (Yossi Beilin): New York University
Jennifer Ehle (Mona Juul): University of North Carolina School of the Arts & Central School of Speech and Drama
Daniel Jenkins (Jan Egeland & Ron Pundak): Actors Theatre of Louisville & Columbia University
Dariush Kashani (Hassan Asfour): Rutgers University
Jeb Kreager (Trond Gundersen & German Husband): Virginia Tech University
Jefferson Mays (Terje Rød-Larsen): Yale University & University of California-San Diego
Christopher McHale (American Diplomat & Thor Bjornevog): Carnegie Mellon University
Daniel Oreskes (Yair Hirschfeld & Shimon Peres): LAMDA
Angela Pierce (German Wife): The Juilliard School
Henny Russell (Marianne Heiberg, Toril Grandal, Swedish Hostess): New York University & University of California-San Diego
Joseph Siravo (Joel Singer): Stanford University & New York University
T. Ryder Smith (Johan Jorgen Holst & Finn Grandal): Did not attend college
Jack Koenig (Understudy): Columbia University
Peter Ganim (Understudy): Florida State University
Benjamin Thys (Undersudy): New School for Drama
Jeff Still (Understudy): Southeastern Oklahoma State University & DePaul University

Production Credits:
J.T. Rogers (Playwright): University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Bartlett Sher (Director): College of the Holy Cross
Michael Yeargan (Set Design): Stetson University & Yale University
Catherine Zuber (Costume Design): Yale University
Donald Holder (Lighting Design): University of Maine & Yale University
Peter John Still (Sound Design): University of Oxford
Cambra Overend (Stage Manager): Wake Forest University
Howard Tilkin (Assistant Stage Manager): New York University

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