Culture | 2:16 pm | March 29, 2013 | By Anya Grenier

Drama professor to receive lifetime Tony Award

Former Design Department Chair for the Yale School of Drama Ming Cho Lee will be honored with a lifetime achievement award at the 67th annual Tony Awards this June. The 82-year-old long-time Yale professor has been with the School of Drama since 1969 and is the current Donald M. Oenslager Professor of Design. In addition »

Culture | 12:35 am | March 16, 2013 | By Anya Grenier

Rep sells out first show in recent memory, announces next season

Students bummed about not getting tickets to see “Hamlet” with Paul Giamatti ’89 DRA ’94 (the show starts tonight, but all 15,000 tickets are currently sold out) can now look ahead to more celebrity-infused Shakespeare coming next March. The Yale Repertory Theatre has just announced its 2013-’14 season, which will include two world premieres, including »

Culture | 3:34 pm | March 3, 2013 | By Anya Grenier

Whim ‘n Rhythm names new class

On Sunday afternoon, Yale’s all-female, all-senior a cappella group Whim ‘n Rhythm confirmed the list of junior women chosen to ascend. Below is the list, along with the singing (or other) groups with which they are affiliated. While last year every Whim tap was chosen from the ranks of Singing Group Council member groups, this year »

University | 10:43 pm | March 2, 2013 | By Anya Grenier

Whiffs tap new class of juniors

The oldest college a cappella group in the U.S. has finalized its newest tap class of singers (a.k.a. JPress models) Saturday evening. Here is a tentative list of the 14 lucky juniors and the a cappella groups they were in before the rapture: Nick Maas — Society of Orpheus and Bacchus Alex Ratner — The »