News from On and Off York Street

2019 KOI-USA Winners Revealed
November 25, 2019

Wendall K. Harrington (Faculty) Wins Paky Lifetime Recognition Award

Harrington, a ground-breaking projection designer was hailed “the godmother of all projectors” by John Simon in New York magazine.

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Toni Leslie James
November 21, 2019

Toni-Leslie James (Faculty) Learns From Every Job

“Teaching has absolutely made me a better designer in every aspect. I understand my process now in a completely different way, once I started to teach it.”

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Read to Me
October 21, 2019

‘Read to Me’ by Brendan Pelsue (’16) premieres at Portland Stage Company

The play will be directed by Rory Pelsue (’18) and features costume design by Cole McCarty (’18) and sound by Kathy Ruvuna (’19).

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GRADUATE SCHOOL TRAINING FOR DESIGN/TECH/STAGE MANAGEMENT
September 19, 2019

School of Drama to Partner on Design/Tech/Stage Management Event

The October 4 event in Los Angeles is a collaboration among the School, East Los Angeles College Theatre Arts Department, and Center Theatre Group.

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Jane Greenwood
September 6, 2019

Jane Greenwood (Faculty) to Receive Ming Cho Lee Award

The legendary designer and teacher will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award bestowed by the Henry Hewes Design Awards.

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Kim Powers, Roy Steinberg, Sally Mayes
August 7, 2019

Playwright Kim Powers (’84) Brings Together Yale School of Drama Alumni for ‘Sidekicked’

The new play is directed by Roy Steinberg (’78) and features costumes by Jess Goldstein (’78, Former Faculty).

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Catherine Zuber
July 26, 2019

‘Moulin Rouge!’ Costume Designer Catherine Zuber (’84) Talks Bringing Glamour to Life

Zuber, 14-time Tony nominee, describes where she gets her inspiration in designing for the Moulin Rouge! musical.

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Kristen Ferguson's Animation on The Tonight Show
June 21, 2019

Work by Projection Designer Kristen Ferguson (‘15) Featured on ‘The Tonight Show’

Ferguson created the animation for the live music performance by Sleater-Kinney.

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
June 19, 2019

Donna Zakowska (’83) Transforms Rachel Brosnahan into The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

The show’s Costume Designer discusses her experience working on the popular Amazon Prime show and collaborating with the actors on her designs.

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Michael Yeargan
May 10, 2019

Michael Yeargan (’73, Faculty) Receives 2019 Tom Killen Award

Co-chair of the Yale School of Drama design program, Yeargan is being awarded for his “long service and achievement to theater.”

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