News from On and Off York Street

Sarah Ruhl
September 21, 2018

Sarah Ruhl Named Ingram New Works Fellow

Ruhl (Playwriting Faculty) has been named as the 2018-19 Ingram New Works Playwriting Fellow at Nashville Repertory Theatre.

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Henry Winkler ('70)
September 18, 2018

Henry Winkler (’70) Wins His First Emmy Award

“If you stay at the table long enough,” Winkler said, “the chips come to you. And tonight, I got to clear the table.”

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Kate Tarker and Lileana Blain-Cruz
September 13, 2018

Kate Tarker (’14) takes ‘Thunderbodies’ to Soho Rep

The play, which premiered during the 2014 Carlotta Festival of New Plays, will be directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz (’11).

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Wendall K. Harrington
September 13, 2018

Becoming “Unselfed”

Wendall K. Harrington (Design Faculty) Keynote Speech at the 2018 United States Institute for Theatre Technology Conference on theatre’s power to evoke empathy.

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Jeremy O. Harris
September 11, 2018

Jeremy O. Harris (’19) Named 11th Recipient of Paula Vogel Playwriting Award

Harris joins Kate Tarker (‘14) and Tarell Alvin McCraney (‘07, Faculty) in receiving this award.

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Tarell Alvin McCraney
September 1, 2018

Tarell Alvin McCraney Wants to Foster New Playwrights

The Oscar-winning writer behind ‘Moonlight’ looks back on his first year as head of the playwriting program at Yale.

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Sarah B. Mantell ('17)
August 30, 2018

World Premiere of ‘Everything That Never Happened’ by Sarah B. Mantell (’17)

The play was developed at the Carlotta Festival of New Plays, and received first runner-up of the Leah Ryan FEWW Emerging Playwright Prize.

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Kenneth Lin ('05)
August 30, 2018

The Comrades Launch New Season with ‘Warrior Class’ by Kenneth Lin (’05)

The Midwest premiere of Kenneth Lin’s political drama, directed by Carol Ann Tan, opens October 11 at the Greenhouse Theater Center in Chicago.

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Make Believe
August 27, 2018

Jackson Gay (’02) Directs New Play by Bess Wohl (’02) at Hartford Stage

Hartford Stage is opening its season with Wohl’s new play about latchkey kids of the ‘80s and what they’re like when they grow up.

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Elizabeth Dinkova
August 23, 2018

Elizabeth Dinkova (’17) to Direct ‘The Seagull’ At Serenbe Playhouse

The School of Drama M.F.A. graduate and Alliance Directing Fellow also adapted the classic Chekhov work.

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