News from On and Off York Street
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Mia Sara Haiman (’23) Wins USITT Award
Haiman will accept the KM Fabrics, Inc. Technical Production Award at the 2023 USITT Conference.
February 14, 2023
Jennifer McClure (Faculty) Published by Focal Press
McClure’s new book, ‘Bloody Brilliant,’ provides a prop master’s guide to blood effects.
August 11, 2022
James Bundy Reappointed Dean
“[His] creativity and vision have supported advances in both drama education and practice and positioned Yale for leadership in the field.”
December 22, 2021
How to Be an Antiracist Theatremaker
Shaminda Amarakoon, TD&P Chair, and four other producers talk about what they do and the power they hold to make change.
October 22, 2021
Neil A. Mazzella (’78) Received 2021 Yale Medal
Mazzella was recognized for his efforts in supporting students at the School of Drama.
September 9, 2021
An Extraordinary and Unprecedented Gift from David Geffen
The gift of $150 million ensures that from this day forward, in perpetuity, the School is tuition-free.
June 30, 2021
Mike VanAartsen (’20) Joins Santa Fe Opera as COVID-19 Safety Manager
VanAartsen assumes this new position after completing his master’s thesis on crisis response planning in the performing arts.
March 18, 2021
Alan Hendrickson (’83, Faculty) Wins USITT Award
Hendrickson’s work earned him a Distinguished Achievement Award in Engineering.
February 24, 2021
Francesca DeCicco (’22) and Martin Montaner (’20) Win USITT Awards
DeCicco won the Bernhard R. Works, Frederick A. Buerki Scenic Technology Award; and Montaner won the KM Fabrics Technical Production Award.
Confronting Risk and Uncertainty in Uncertain Times
Director of Theater Safety and Occupational Health, Anna Glover, offered a helpful course on risk assessment and decision-making last fall.
January 27, 2021
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