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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.
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Konowaloff claims ownership of Night Cafe, again

January 29, 2015 • 0
“The Night Cafe,” the painting Yale University Art Gallery Chief Curator Laurence Kanter called one of Vincent Van Gogh’s most “personal and profound achievements,” is yet again the subject of an international legal dispute.
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Long Wharf show brings boy into outer space

January 28, 2015 • 0
The Next Stage Residents, a group of resident artists at New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre, are producing “The Boy on the Edge of Everything” by Tasmanian playwright Finnegan Kruckemeyer.
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Shubert to host storied local arts gathering

January 28, 2015 • 0
New Haven residents will soon have the opportunity to experience a union between the city’s cutting-edge artists and its most established venue.
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English colloquia inspire discourse through diversity

January 28, 2015 • 0
In the coming semester, graduate students in the English Department will aim to bring the most unique and innovative researchers in the discipline to Yale.
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School of Art exhibit showcases painting thesis projects

January 28, 2015 • 0
The latest exhibition at the Yale School of Art will give outgoing students a final chance to display the fruits of their labors to the public.
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Salovey plays Toad’s

January 26, 2015 • 0
Five songs into the Professor of Bluegrass’s 50-minute set, bass player and University President Peter Salovey turned to the audience and asked what you call a woman on a banjo player’s arm.
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Philharmonia celebrates French impressionism, Catalan music

January 23, 2015 • 0
For its upcoming concert, the Yale Philharmonia will take a New Haven audience to Western Europe as it prepares to play some of the most iconic works in the history of French and Spanish music.
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Film series honors Russian filmmaker’s influence

January 21, 2015 • 0
This semester, the Whitney Humanities Center will pay tribute to the legacy of a Russian film director whose work covered war, corruption and fraternity.
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YUAG welcomes new artist-in-residence

January 21, 2015 • 0
Having worked in places ranging from the streets of Brooklyn to the Museum of Modern Art, New York-based artist Daze has found a new home within the halls of the Yale University Art Gallery.
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Local arts groups perform for MLK weekend

January 21, 2015 • 0
As the nation spent the weekend honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History hosted a variety of artists who paid tribute to King through music, dance and poetry.
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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.