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Opera Theatre tells classic tale of children, witch

February 25, 2015 • 0
In its biggest production of the season, the Opera Theatre of Yale College will bring to life a rendition of a beloved fairy tale.
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Yale Architectural Journal articles emphasizes importance of money in architecture

February 25, 2015 • 0
Although money is often seen as a taboo topic in art schools, a group of Yale alumni is urging professional architects to place more value on the relationship between money and architecture.
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Art and law come together at weekend conference

February 25, 2015 • 0
An upcoming conference will show that artists do more with the law than get in trouble with it.
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YUAG ‘portal’ connects New Haven, Iran

February 25, 2015 • 0
In a shipping container on Chapel Street, New Haven residents can now virtually transport themselves to the capital of Iran.
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Exhibition highlights protest art from Eastern Europe, New Haven

February 23, 2015 • 0
Ranging from a stress-ball-like bust of Vladimir Lenin to the campaign office of a fictional New Haven aldermanic candidate, the pieces in a new local exhibition aim to convey diverse conceptions of protest.
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Student musicians ask for a little more jazz

February 23, 2015 • 0
Following the Yale Undergraduate Jazz Collective’s annual festival, hosted this weekend, students have voiced displeasure with the state of jazz at Yale.
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Filmmakers can choose between two majors

February 20, 2015 • 0
As underclassmen plan to declare their majors at the end of the semester, those who want to study filmmaking will have two options this year instead of one.
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YCBA program honored by national museums organization

February 19, 2015 • 0
For its upcoming “Museum Advocacy Day” next Tuesday and Wednesday, the American Alliance of Museums has chosen to honor the work of the YCBA education department staff by highlighting the center’s newest documentary, which profiles the center’s creative learning program, “Visual Literacy.”
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In Dramat mainstage, dreams lead to danger

February 18, 2015 • 0
In its Spring Mainstage production, the Yale Dramatic Association will explore the tension between striving for unattainable dreams and the difficult reality of facing disability.
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Jazz festival unites Yale, New Haven music communities

February 18, 2015 • 0
From the smoke-filled jazz clubs of New England, several distinguished musicians are coming this weekend to fill Yale’s campus with music.
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Upcoming film explores life after superhero’s death

February 18, 2015 • 0
When a beloved hero dies, how should one carry the torch? A new student film dares to ask this question using superheroes and latex makeup.
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Musical paints dystopian view of consumer culture

February 18, 2015 • 0
This weekend, romance and commercial advertising will come together in "Jon," showing at the Calhoun Cabaret.