Uncategorized | 1:43 pm | March 21, 2011 | By Melissa Cail

Bundy on sabbatical for open heart surgery

Yale Drama School Dean James Bundy began a four-six week sabbatical from Yale Friday during which he will undergo open heart surgery to treat a Mitral valve regurgitation. The Rep’s senior associate Director of Communications Steven Padla said the surgery was originally scheduled to take place on Monday, March 21 but was postponed a week »

Uncategorized | 7:29 pm | March 20, 2011 | By Melissa Cail

George’s “Cow Play” wins national recognition

Judges from the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival think Matthew George’s ’11 new play is udderly good. George’s “Cow Play,” which had its world premier at the Whitney Humanities Center last fall before advancing to the regional level of KCACTF in January, has been named the runner-up for the Center’s National Student Playwriting Award. »

Uncategorized | 2:26 pm | March 9, 2011 | By Melissa Cail

Rep announces upcoming season

The Yale Repertory Theatre will continue its commitment to producing new plays during the 2011-2012 season. Of the six show season, three of the shows will be world premieres, including new works by Amy Herzog DRA ’07, Will Eno and one play to be announced, according to a post on the New York Times’ ArtsBeat »

Uncategorized | 3:50 pm | December 10, 2010 | By Melissa Cail

Percussion Group uses more than drums

To members of the Yale Percussion Group, playing cards, confetti and coconuts are more than just the indigents for an excellent theme party—they’re musical instruments. The groups will use all these items along with other unorthodox instruments when they perform in Zankel Hall at New York City’s renowned Carnegie Hall on Sunday. The four pieces »

Uncategorized | 2:55 pm | November 17, 2010 | By Melissa Cail

Cail ’13 on the fence about The Game, gets last ticket, speaks

Our staff reporter Melissa Cail ’13 is in possession of the very last student section ticket sold for The Game. She tells her story here: I had been on the fence about making the trek to Cambridge this weekend for The Game. Both pre-break exhaustion and the lack of promising tailgating prospects had contributed to »