• When Dreams Become Reality

    12 days ago - By USC

    Thornton Strings Department alumna Karoline Menezes has performed with stars like Beyoncé and Billie Eilish
    The Dolby Theatre draws millions of eyes to its Los Angeles stage every year for the Academy Awards ceremony.
    It's nerve-wracking and exciting to imagine what it would be like to perform at the Oscars, but for Karoline Menezes , an alumna of USC Thornton School of Music Strings Department, it's a dream that has become a reality multiple times.
    Menezes is a dedicated viola player, and as such, she's performed at the Oscars four times - most recently at the 2022 ceremony, where she...
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