News from On and Off York Street

Ratatouille Musical
December 18, 2020

Michael Breslin (’19), Patrick Foley (’18) Adapt Ratatouille Musical

Breslin and Foley joined the creative team of Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical, a TodayTix streaming event benefitting The Actors Fund.

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Yale School of Drama
September 29, 2020

Announcing New and Promoted Faculty for 2020–21 Academic Year

“It is thrilling to welcome more than a dozen field-leading professionals to our community,” said Dean James Bundy.

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Noah Diaz
September 9, 2020

Noah Diaz (’20) in Audible’s Emerging Playwrights Fund Class

Audible aims to connect extraordinary performers with remarkable original work, amplifying new voices to millions of listeners.

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Bess Wohl
July 29, 2020

Bess Wohl (’02) Receives Inaugural Georgia Engel Playwriting Prize

Honoring the playwright’s comic work, the award was presented by the Dramatist Guild Foundation.

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Noah Diaz
May 20, 2020

Noah Diaz (’20) and Kate Attwell (’13) Receive Sloan Commissions

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation commissions plays about science each year from MTC, the Ensemble Studio Theatre, and the National Theatre.

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Paula Vogel
May 18, 2020

Paula Vogel Receives Honorary Doctorate of Letters

Vogel, former Chair of Playwriting, was recognized for her commitment to teaching her craft to future generations.

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Rudi Goblen
January 7, 2020

Rudi Goblen (’22): B-Boy, Poet, Playwriting M.F.A. Candidate

Goblen is just the kind of artist that leaders of the Yale School of Drama Playwriting program see as the future.

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Emily Dickinson
October 31, 2019

Creator Alena Smith (’06) on Apple TV+ Series Dickinson

“Everyone’s free to invent their own Emily Dickinson, and this is mine,” Smith said.

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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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Jeremy O. Harris ('19)
September 19, 2019

Jeremy O. Harris (’19) to Receive National Theatre Conference Award

Harris will receive the Paul Green Award for excellence in new professional theatre talent.

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