Contact: Wendel Sloan at 505.562.2253
Reporter: Scarlet Smith
PORTALES—Eastern New Mexico University student Jennifer Livingston has received an acceptance letter for the prestigious American Musical Dramatic Academy in New York. (AMDA).Jennifer will graduate from ENMU May 2004. She has studied four years on a theater scholarship from the theatre department at ENMU. Jennifer
recently went to New York to audition for the AMDA. She was required to write three essays along with performing a solo audition, singing "This Place Is Mine" from Maury Yeston's Phantom, and a two-minute monologue from John Patrick Shanley's "Women of Manhattan.
"It was the most exciting thing I ever did. New York is fabulous," said Jennifer. This Oct. she will attend the AMDA to study acting, singing and dance. Each day she will attend 10 classes in these areas of study. "This has been a life long dream. I cannot wait to be immersed in the arts!"
and possibly in 10–15 years move to London with her soon-to-be-husband, Rob Eden, an engineering student at