In Dramat mainstage, dreams lead to danger

February 18, 2015 • 0
In its Spring Mainstage production, the Yale Dramatic Association will explore the tension between striving for unattainable dreams and the difficult reality of facing disability.

Mozart classic to be performed for third time in past year

February 11, 2015 • 0
The Yale community seems never to grow tired of Mozart’s most famous love story.

Rep play explores Zimbabwean-American culture

February 4, 2015 • 0
For her latest work, actress and playwright Danai Gurira draws on her experiences living on both sides of the Atlantic to delve into the intergenerational dramas of a family split between two cultures.

Dance groups incorporate new members

January 30, 2015 • 0
As the spring term gets underway, some of Yale’s undergraduate dance companies are concluding their spring auditions processes.

Senior thesis weighs romance, gender oppression

January 21, 2015 • 0
An upcoming production will attempt to reconcile one of Shakespeare’s classic love stories with its reputation as a problematic and misogynistic play.

YDC emphasizes well-being for thespians

November 20, 2014 • 0
The Yale Drama Coalition has decided to take a stance against theater community members sacrificing health, sleep and schoolwork for their productions.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Dramat gets experimental with fall mainstage

November 12, 2014 • 0
The Dramat’s Fall Mainstage production, “The Rocky Horror Show” by Richard O’Brien, opens tonight at the University Theatre.

Dance, theater groups struggle to find space

November 6, 2014 • 0
Over the summer, undergraduate dance groups and theater performers largely lost access to the Broadway Rehearsal Lofts, exacerbating the current shortage of facilities allotted to them. With the popular rehearsal space now unavailable, these groups are left scrambling for a place to hone their craft. David Kurkovskiy reports.

YDC workshops teach theater techniques

October 15, 2014 • 0
Since the beginning of the semester, Yale Drama Coalition has been actively preparing both new and experienced members of the undergraduate theater community in a variety of roles in campus productions.

Dramat’s American classic meets Greek drama

October 1, 2014 • 0
To open its 2014–15 season, the Yale Dramatic Association will bring elements of Greek classics into the work of a legendary American playwright.

Sitting down with Professor and artist Karsten Harries

September 3, 2014 • 0
Wednesday marks the opening day of a new exhibit at the Whitney Humanities Center — a collection of pieces by Philosophy Professor Karsten Harries ’58 GRD ’62.

Show mixes musical theater and sitcom plot

April 23, 2014 • 0
Six funny young adults attempt to discover themselves and find true love in New York City.