News from On and Off York Street

Stage Management Theory as a Guide to Practice by Narda E. Alcorn
January 16, 2020

Stage Management Textbook Written by Narda E. Alcorn (’95) and Lisa Porter (’95)

Stage Management Theory as a Guide to Practice includes examples from professional experience and best practices in the field.

Learn More
Yale School of Drama
November 20, 2019

Stage Management, Technical Design & Production, and Theater Management Eliminate GRE Requirement

Policy effective immediately for Fall 2020 enrollment.

Learn More
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.

Learn More
If Pretty Hurts ...
January 4, 2019

‘If Pretty Hurts …’ by Tori Sampson (’17) to premiere at Playwrights Horizons

Directed by Leah C. Gardiner (’96), the 2017 Carlotta Festival-developed play features a wealth of YSD talent.

Learn More
Narda E. Alcorn
November 30, 2018

Narda E. Alcorn (’95) Appointed Chair of Stage Management Department

Dean James Bundy called Alcorn “a practitioner of the very first rank: a key artistic collaborator in landmark productions for more than two decades.”

Learn More
Rick Sordelet
July 28, 2018

Rick Sordelet (Stage Management Faculty) Fight Directs Bloody ‘Titus Andronicus’

Sordelet’s direction enhances the “swift, devastating action” of the The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey production.

Learn More
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
April 22, 2018

Derek DiGregorio (’07), Assistant Stage Manager on ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ on Broadway

Previous Broadway credits include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Kinky Boots .

Learn More
Paul Michnewicz
December 28, 2017

In the Moment: Interview with Stage Manager Paul D. Michnewicz

Paul Michnewicz has transferred his stage management skills to his new job as the Director of Arts and Events at the Reston Community Center.

Learn More
Will Rucker ('16)
November 9, 2017

Will Rucker (’16), Producing Director of Dorset Theatre Festival

Rucker was Co-Artistic Director of Yale Cabaret’s 2015-16 season, and worked at Atlantic Theatre Company and Playwrights Realm.

Learn More