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‘Streetcar’ comes home

September 25, 2013 • 0
In 1947, “A Streetcar Named Desire” premiered at the Shubert, blocks from the University Theatre where the show will open Thursday.
This season, the Yale Cabaret announced that it will present “We Know Edie la Minx Had a Gun,” “Dutchman” and “The Most Beautiful Thing in the World.”
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Cabaret to unveil new season

September 18, 2013 • 0
This season, the Yale Cabaret, the primary home for extracurricular productions by students at the School of Drama, will follow a less hierarchical managing structure than in past years.
Yale’s a cappella rush ended Tuesday as members ran through Old Campus tapping their freshmen.
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Singers applaud shorter rush

September 12, 2013 • 0
Members of the a cappella community interviewed unanimously said they believe the revised rush process was a better experience for all involved.
The new YSD Collaborators program seeks to strengthen the relationship between School of Drama students and the undergraduate drama community through mentoring, social events and theatrical collaboration.
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YSD Collaborators seek to bridge Yale theater community

September 4, 2013 • 0
For the first time in five years, undergraduate theater students this semester will have the chance to seek formal mentorship from their counterparts at the School of Drama.
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A cappella rush shortened and reformed

August 28, 2013 • 0
This year, a long-standing and hectic Yale tradition — a cappella rush — will be the shortest in recent memory.
The Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater will open the national premiere of Marina Keegan's '12 "Utility Monster" on May 25.
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Keegan’s ‘Utility Monster’ to see national premiere

May 23, 2013 • 0
The play will go up at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater in Cape Cod, Mass. a year after Marina Keegan's ’12 death in a car accident.
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‘A Year with 13 Moons’ explores identity in flux

April 24, 2013 • 0
Director Robert Woodruff and actor Bill Camp collaborated on adapting the script for the Yale Repertory Theatre’s final production of the season, “In a Year with 13 Moons,” from the original German film.
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UP CLOSE | Devising theater around challenges

April 12, 2013 • 0
Students hoping to pursue nontraditional paths in the professional theater world encounter unique challenges.
A new playwriting prize for Yale College seniors has been established in memory of Marina Keegan ’12.
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Marina Keegan Award honors playwrights

April 4, 2013 • 0
When Marina Keegan ’12 died just a few days after her graduation from Yale College, her parents, friends and professors soon began to wonder how her memory might best be kept alive at the school.
Paul Giamatti ’89 DRA ’94, who stars in the Yale Repertory Theatre’s production of “Hamlet,” reflected on his acting career in a Monday talk.
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Giamatti addresses hometown audience

April 2, 2013 • 0
Paul Giamatti ’89 DRA ’94 had already been applauded twice before speaking his first words at a talk given to a packed University Theatre on Monday afternoon.
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New CPA deadline encourages early planning

April 1, 2013 • 0
For the first time, students seeking funding through CPA awards for projects next fall can secure resources before leaving for the summer.
“Abyss” seeks to enliven the audience’s experience of classical music through story- telling, dance, acting and circus performance.
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In ‘Abyss,’ an ‘Odyssey’ of sight and sound

March 27, 2013 • 0
A new show this weekend asks audiences to imagine the end of the world as part of a journey through classical music.
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