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Ballet company brings Carroll classic to stage

April 15, 2015 • 0
After journeying to Neverland a year ago with a production of “Peter Pan,” the Yale Undergraduate Ballet Company will travel into a rabbit hole this weekend.
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Ensemble brings African-American theater exhibit to life

April 15, 2015 • 0
This weekend, the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library will become a theater stage for undergraduate performers who will pay tribute to a century’s worth of African-American theater.
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Musical explores coming of age in absence of parents

April 15, 2015 • 0
While most poets merely write about death, a character in an upcoming musical will cause one.
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Century-old novel receives a modern makeover

April 15, 2015 • 0
A Theater Studies senior project will bring a Victorian novel into the 21st century.
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Q&A: Setting Baldwin to music and lyrics

April 15, 2015 • 0
The News spoke to Julian Hornik '17, the composer and lyricist of "Giovanni's Room," and Emma Hathaway ’17, who wrote the book for the play, to learn about the duo’s hopes for the show as well as the process of adapting Baldwin’s novel for the stage.
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“Lux” exhibition to light up Beinecke

April 10, 2015 • 0
A wealth of knowledge lies cloistered inside the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library’s marble walls. But for the next three nights, some of Yale’s most novel ideas will be brought to the library’s surface.
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Yale Dance Theater honors Alvin Ailey

April 10, 2015 • 0
The Yale Dance Theater Company is celebrating the legacy of 20th-century dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey on Saturday with a performance showcase at the Co-op Arts and Humanities High School on College Street.
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Yale hosts Environmental Film Festival

April 8, 2015 • 0
Movie-goers and environmental activists will be able to unite for a common cause this week at the Environmental Film Festival at Yale.
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Undergrad play tackles mental health at Yale

April 8, 2015 • 0
With mental health concerns rising high at Yale, a group of students have found an outlet to examine the issue in a new light.
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In new play, characters find love on suicide hotline

April 8, 2015 • 0
An upcoming senior project in Theater Studies will use absurdism and black comedy to tell a tale of love and death.
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Student production honors Mark Rothko

April 8, 2015 • 0
This weekend, two actors and one canvas will fill an entire stage.
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Former YCBA head discusses center’s design, construction

April 8, 2015 • 0
As the Yale Center for British Art remains under renovation, a Tuesday meeting between two renowned Yale faculty members gave new insight into the building’s initial construction.