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YCBA program honored by national museums organization

February 19, 2015
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
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
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
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
This weekend, romance and commercial advertising will come together in "Jon," showing at the Calhoun Cabaret.
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Actresses explore pride, shame of womanhood

February 18, 2015
In its next show, Yale Cabaret will piece together a history of womanhood using a web of personal tales.
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Film conference tackles modern media consumerism

February 13, 2015
Pornography, “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” the aesthetic of Nintendo games and Sacha Baron Cohen are just a few of the topics slated for discussion in an upcoming film conference: “Eye Candy.”
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YUAG series exposes Dutch art, one painting at a time

February 11, 2015
A recently established lecture series at the Yale University Art Gallery seeks to offer viewers an inside look at 17th century Dutch Art.
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Yale Cabaret celebrates gender diversity, drag culture

February 11, 2015
For the Yale Cabaret’s upcoming production — its most unconventional show of the year — performers are preparing to step into new identities, and even new genders.
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YSO gets romantic for Valentine’s Day

February 11, 2015
The Yale Symphony Orchestra will serenade audiences with pieces from one of history’s most iconic love stories this Saturday.
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“Theatre of Death” creator remembered at Yale

February 11, 2015
While most groups on campus prepare to bask in the romantic spirit of Valentine’s Day, enthusiasts of 20th-century European theater are celebrating the Theatre of Death.
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Mozart classic to be performed for third time in past year

February 11, 2015
The Yale community seems never to grow tired of Mozart’s most famous love story.