YDC introduces new casting process

October 15, 2013 • 0
Starting this fall, aspiring actors at Yale will take part in a changed casting process for productions affiliated with the Yale Drama Coalition.

Dance initiatives expanded

October 11, 2013 • 0
Starting this fall, the University is taking steps to accommodate students’ growing interest in the field of dance.

Arts festival economic boon

October 9, 2013 • 0
This summer, New Haven’s cultural scene peaked during the annual International Festival of Arts and Ideas — and so did the Elm City’s economy.
Arts organizations in New Haven like the People’s Arts Collective benefit from state and local funding.

New Haven arts funding faces uncertain future

September 27, 2013 • 0
The annual Family Arts and Culture Workshops have seen a larger turnout each year, with 447 community members attending in 2012.

Local school to become community arts center

September 10, 2013 • 0
On Grand Avenue in Fair Haven, an unoccupied school building is undergoing a transformation into a new home for New Haven’s local arts scene.

Stravinsky centennial project receives funding

September 4, 2013 • 0
One hundred years after its controversial premiere, “The Rite of Spring” by Igor Stravinsky continues to be an inspiration to musicians, composers and conductors alike.
The Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale includes an art collection of over 700 pieces that are intended to promote healing, comfort and relief.

At Smilow, healing through art

April 10, 2013 • 0
The Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale treats its patients through more than just clinicians and medical equipment — it also heals them through its artwork.
All 23 students in professor Joseph Roach’s seminar will participate in a production of “Rich- ard III,” opening tonight at the Whitney Humanities Center.

The power of seduction in ‘Richard III’

April 5, 2013 • 0
Though Shakespearean plays often depict the concept of power through military and political conflicts, students in theater studies and English professor Joseph Roach’s seminar are aiming to emphasize the power of seduction in their upcoming performance.

Filmmaker puts New Haven on screen

March 27, 2013 • 0
Though his work has been shown at many film festivals around the world, filmmaker Stephen Dest kept his cameras focused on the buildings and streets of New Haven to produce his latest project.

Movement as communication in ‘The Void’

February 21, 2013 • 0
A new play this weekend explores how movement can fill the communication gaps left by speech.

Symposium reflects on Berlin’s architecture

February 18, 2013 • 0
Architects, historians and critics convened in Rudolph Hall this weekend to discuss the political and historical significance of Berlin architecture, past and present.

Pianist Emanuel Ax returns to Yale

February 6, 2013 • 0
While many musicians from around the world are dreaming of winning their first Grammy this Sunday, such an achievement is but a memory for Emanuel Ax.