Schools of the Stars: Where The Velocity of Autumn Cast and Creators Went to College

Where the principals of the Broadway Play The Velocity of Autumn pursued their college studies.

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 principals of the original new Broadway’s drama The Velocity of Autumn pursued their college studies. Visit to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.

Cast List:
Estelle Parsons: Connecticut College and Boston University
Stephen Spinella: University of Arizona and New York University – Tisch School of the Arts

Production Credits:
Written by: Eric Coble (Playwright): Fort Lewis College and Ohio University
Molly Smith (Direction): Catholic University of America and American University
Eugene Lee (Scenic Design): Carnegie Mellon University and Yale University
Linda Cho (Costume Design): Yale University
Rui Rita (Lighting Design): Boston University
Darron L. West (Sound Design): Western Kentucky University
Scott Rowen (Stage Manager): Harvard University
Larry Kaye (Producer): American University
Van Dean (Producer): Syracuse University