Olivia Charis
Staff Reporter
Olivia Charis is the News' arts editor. A sophomore in Morse College from Marrero, Louisiana, she oversees reporters covering fine arts, music, theater, literature, and museums at Yale and in New Haven.
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Yale Art alum showcased at Yale Center of British Art in museum first

This Thursday, the YCBA opens the Hilton Als Series: Njideka Akunyili Crosby exhibition, marking the first time a Yale School of Art graduate has been featured in the center.

YCBA exhibits works by Marc Quinn, showcasing bloody truth of life through abstraction and coagulation

The works in the exhibition, which began on May 20 and will run until Oct. 16, stand out among the YCBA collection, as most of […]

Elm Shakespeare Company brings “The Tempest” to Edgerton Park

From August 18 to September 4, New Haven residents enjoyed performances of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” in Edgerton Park.

ARTIST PROFILE | Common Room Concert: Alaman Diadhiou ’23 and New Legaxy turn Thursday night into Friday

Singer and upcoming Spring Fling performer Alaman Diadhiou ’23 performed in the Benjamin Franklin college common room this past Thursday night alongside band New Legaxy.

Whiffenpoofs and Whim ’n Rhythm tap 2023 classes

After a virtual audition process, Yale’s two senior a cappella groups tapped next year’s class.