News from On and Off York Street

Ming Cho Lee
May 18, 2020

2020 Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts Conferred to Ming Cho Lee

The 2020 honorary degree was conferred by Yale University President Peter Salovey for Lee’s prolific influence on theater design.

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YSD 2020
May 11, 2020

Yale School of Drama Congratulates the Class of 2020!

A private webinar celebrating the class will take place on May 18th at 12PM. A recording of this webinar will be made available to the class.

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School of Drama Students Inspire New Voices in Theater
May 7, 2020

School of Drama Students Inspire New Voices in Theater

Co-founded by Madeline Charne (’20), the playwriting program inspired 26 high school students to create this year.

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Florence Seery
April 28, 2020

Florie Seery Appointed Associate Dean and Managing Director

Florie comes to Yale following 15 years’ service as General Manager at Manhattan Theatre Club.

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Tamilla Woodard
April 21, 2020

Tamilla Woodard (’02) Named Co-Artistic Director of Working Theater

“I feel extremely fortunate to be able to lead a company so singularly committed to telling the stories of working people,” said Woodard.

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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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Anne Cattaneo
April 21, 2020

Anne Cattaneo (’74) Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation awarded fellowships based on capacity for productive scholarship or creative ability.

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COVID Masks
April 16, 2020

For Yale School of Drama, Mask-Making Takes on New Meaning

Members of the School of Drama’s costume and scene shops are putting their talents to use by making masks and face shields for local health facilities.

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Eric M. Glover
April 14, 2020

2020 ASTR Election Slate Announced

Eric M. Glover (Faculty) is nominated to the Executive Committee of the American Society for Theater Research.

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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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