News from On and Off York Street

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.

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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.”

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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.

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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 .

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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.

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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.

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