News from On and Off York Street

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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Alan Hendrickson
July 29, 2020

Alan Hendrickson (’83) Named Henry McCormick Professor in the Practice

This Technical Design & Production position recognizes Hendrickson’s definitive field leadership in the development of scenic automation.

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Brian Smallwood
April 21, 2020

Brian Smallwood (’13) joins South Dakota Shakespeare Festival

Smallwood will join the team as Director of Operations and Production.

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USITT 2020 Awards
March 30, 2020

Dashiell Menard (’19) and Yaro Yareshevich (’20) Receive 2020 USITT Awards

The Young Designers, Managers, and Technicians Awards recognize the achievements of early-career designers, technicians, and managers.

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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.

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Ted Ohl ('77)
October 11, 2019

Ted Ohl (’77) Joins Schuler Shook as Principal and Leader of New York Office

Ohl’s extensive career in the theater industry has included many new and renovated performance venues in New York and across the country.

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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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LT Gourzong
September 12, 2019

Q&A with YDMT Winner LT Gourzong (’19)

2019 KM Fabrics, Inc. Technical Production Award winner LT Gourzong (’19) discusses mentors and and future career plans.

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September 11, 2019

Yale School of Drama at LiNK in Atlanta, November 7–10

Chair Shaminda Amarakoon (’12) will be attending the LiNK conference Nov 7-10 and looks forward to meeting with you. Feel free to reach out for more information.

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Oregon Wildfire
September 4, 2019

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Prepared For Wildfire Smoke

Production Manager Alys E. Holden (’97), Associate Production Manager Ben Jones (’20), and Associate Technical Director Steph Waaser (’18) led proactive efforts to ensure the show(s) would go on.

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