Rep play advances to Broadway

For the first time in its history, the Yale Repertory Theatre’s Binger Center for New Theatre will send a show to Broadway. After being named one of the New York Times’ Top Ten Productions of 2012, “The Realistic Joneses,” a play by Brooklyn-based playwright Will Eno that had its world premiere at the Yale Repertory […]

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Public installation to explore urban violence

New Haven community members ranging from elementary school students to professional artists will reflect on violence through art starting next month.

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‘Owners’ explores power, murder

Directed by Evan Yionoulis, a resident director at the Yale Repertory Theatre, “Owners” by Caryl Churchill will open at the Rep on Oct. 31

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YDC introduces new casting process

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

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Dance initiatives expanded

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

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Arts festival economic boon

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.

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New Haven arts funding faces uncertain future

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

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Local school to become community arts center

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.

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Stravinsky centennial project receives funding

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.

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At Smilow, healing through art

The Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale treats its patients through more than just clinicians and medical equipment — it also heals them through its artwork.

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The power of seduction in ‘Richard III’

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.

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