What's Happening

Subscribe to our RSS News Feed

Academy Award-Nominated Animator to Host Master Class at Point Park

Friday, March 01, 2013
Animator Bill Plympton
Bill Plympton

Point Park University's cinema and digital arts department and the ToonSeum welcome Academy award-nominated animator Bill Plympton to campus on March 15 and 16. During his visit, Plympton will host a screening of his animations and teach a master class in the University Center's GRW Theatre. The public is invited to attend.

Plympton has created more than 20 animated short films, five animated features and his work was nominated for two Academy Awards. His cartoons and illustrations have been published in Vogue, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair and National Lampoon.

Event information

Animation screening

  • March 15, 8 p.m., GRW Theatre, University Center
  • Point Park students: free (with valid ID)
  • General admission: $5

Master class

  • March 16, 3:30 p.m., GRW Theatre, University Center
  • Point Park students: free (with valid ID)
  • General admission: $15

Tickets for the screening and master class are available at the door the day of the event.

    Learn more

    Learn more about Point Park University's Conservatory of Performing Arts.

    Subscribe to our RSS News Feed

    Faculty & Staff | Current Students

    News | Calendar | Directory | Library | Give