Into the Modern Day Forest

February 21, 2014
“Lord, what fools these mortals be!” Puck says in Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The Yale Dramatic Association’s opening performance on Wednesday night captured not only the humorous foolishness, but also the whimsicality, playfulness and magic of this classic Shakespearean comedy. In a departure from the original, however, many of the scenes play out against »

SPACE SHEEP: a convergence of fashion and science

March 27, 2012
On Friday night in Morse College dining hall, aspiring fashion designer Elliy Peng ’12 cleared away the tables, formed a runway, added spotlights, and gave us even more reason to boast of Yale’s truly unique, multidimensional arts scene. In a fashion show that undergraduates, graduate students, and even Peng’s mother and brother, who flew to »