Culture | 3:24 pm | March 16, 2012 | By Gavan Gideon

Giamatti ’89 DRA ’94 to star in “Hamlet” at Yale Rep

Paul Giamatti '89 DRA '94 won widespread acclaim for his role in 2004's "Sideways." He'll be acting at the Yale Rep next spring.

Paul Giamatti ’89 DRA ’94 will bring the state of Denmark to campus in spring 2013 when he stars as Hamlet at the Yale Repertory Theater. The play, which runs from March 15, 2013 to April 13, 2013, will be directed by James Bundy, dean of the School of Drama and the Rep’s Artistic Director, »

Culture | 4:44 pm | January 23, 2012 | By Akbar Ahmed

Drama School names new head of playwriting

"Matilda: the Musical" launched while Jeanie O'Hare was at the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Jeanie O’Hare, the in-house dramaturg of the Royal Shakespeare Company in London, will be the new chair of the School of Drama’s playwriting department, the school announced in a press release Monday. O’Hare has been with the Royal Shakespeare Company for the last six years. During O’Hare’s tenure, the Company commissioned 75 new writers and »