Culture

Two Eli productions stand out at New York’s Fringe

September 9, 2008 • 0
For most aspiring thespians, performers and artists, it takes a long career and a wealth of real-world credentials to wind up at the New York International Fringe Festival, North America’s largest multi-arts fest. Every August, the highly selective gathering showcases some of the world’s best performing arts troupes. The Fringe spans 16 days, 20 venues »
Sports

Bulldog sailors disperse and win the Southern Series Six

April 23, 2008 • 0
The Bulldog sailors had a busy weekend — and a hard one at that. The Yale men’s and women’s sailing teams split their rosters between four regattas this past weekend, sending squads to the Admiral’s Cup hosted by King’s Point, the Thompson Trophy hosted by Connecticut College, the Southern Series Six hosted by Rhode Island »
Culture

Ori Gersht’s ‘uniquely powerful’ video installation arrives at British Art Center

December 4, 2007 • 0
In honor of the 25th reunion of his Yale College class, Alexander F. Cohen ’82 GRD ’85 LAW ’88 recently donated a copy of London-based Israeli artist Ori Gersht’s 2005 video installation “The Forest” to the Yale Center for British Art. The 13-minute-long video was shot on 16 mm film in southwest Ukraine’s remote Galicia »