News from On and Off York Street

Victoria Nolan
October 2, 2019

After 27 Years, Victoria Nolan Stepping Down from Yale Posts

The longtime deputy dean and professor at Yale School of Drama, who also served as Yale Rep’s managing director, will end her tenure next June.

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Theater Management case studies available
September 25, 2019

Theater Management Case Studies Now Available Through Yale Management Media

Comprising the work of students and faculty over the last decade, the case studies address both traditional and modern dilemmas in arts management.

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Deeksha Guar
September 12, 2019

Deeksha Gaur (’07) Named CEO of Show-Score

“I’m thrilled to help drive Show-Score’s next phase of growth,” co-founder Guar said in a press release.

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Susan Medak
September 5, 2019

Susan Medak (Faculty) on Being Managing Director at Berkeley Rep

Medak, who has held the position since 1990, says that the job is a lot like climbing mountains.

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Emika Abe ('16, SOM '16)
August 27, 2019

Woolly Mammoth Names Emika Abe (’16, SOM ’16) Managing Director

Abe succeeds Meghan Pressman (’10, SOM ’10), who will be the first woman to serve as managing director of Center Theatre Group in Los Angeles.

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Terrence Dwyer ('88)
July 31, 2019

Terrence Dwyer (’88) Named McCallum Theatre’s President and CEO

Dwyer most recently served as president of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Orange County, a position he held for 13 years.

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Sheila Nevins
May 8, 2019

MTV Appoints Sheila Nevins (’63) Head of New Documentary Division

The former president of HBO Documentary Films says she is feeling “lucky” and “engaged in making a difference.”

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Harvey Sabinson
April 23, 2019

Broadway Press Agent Harvey Sabinson Passes Away at 94

The Tony Honoree for Lifetime Achievement helped form the theatre administration department at Yale School of Drama in 1965.

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Meghan Pressman
April 9, 2019

Center Theatre Group Names Meghan Pressman (’10, SOM ’10) Managing Director

Pressman is the first female managing director in Center Theatre Group’s 52-year history.

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Jason Najjoum ('18)
March 25, 2019

Synetic Theater Hires Jason Najjoum (’18, SOM ’18) as Managing Director

“It is very exciting to think of the places Synetic can go with Jason at the helm,” says Founding Artistic Director Paata Tsikurishvili.

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