Arts & Humanities

Upcoming Events

  • When was Meryl Streep a student at Yale? How many plays starred Lupita Nyong’o? We need your help unlocking the history of theater at Yale!
    11/11/2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Bring your friends, explore the museum’s collection, and make art.
    11/13/2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Take a course taught by Yale students, on any and all subjects, from Improv Comedy to Graph Theory!
    11/16/2019 - 9:00am to 4:45pm
  • The Jane Matilda Bolin Program provides students with an opportunity to learn African-American studies in college seminar-style sessions.
    11/16/2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Join members of the Dramat as they discuss their current production of Sweeney Todd over dinner!
    11/18/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Bring your friends, explore the museum’s collection, and make art.
    11/20/2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Interested in theater? Have a desire for drama? Join the Heritage Theater Ensemble, Yale’s premier Black undergraduate drama group, for a series of engaging workshops. Play interactive games, try theater exercises, and hone your improvisational skills!
    11/22/2019 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

In the News

July 1, 2019
On June 1, fourteen students from New Haven and West Haven public schools participated in a Robinson Crusoe workshop at the Beinecke Library.
During the nearly one-hour press conference, reporters quizzed Harp on a range of topics including how she manages the stress of being the city’s top executive, her run for reelection, her thoughts on climate change and the value of student testing
March 8, 2019
During the nearly one-hour press conference, reporters quizzed Harp on a range of topics including how she manages the stress of being the city’s top executive, her run for reelection, her thoughts on climate change and the value of student testing
January 4, 2019
See the latest edition of the East Rock Record, a top-notch newspaper produced at East Rock Community & Cultural Studies Magnet School
October 22, 2018
Yale's Council on Middle East Studies is supporting the Yale Pathways to Arts and Humanities Program’s MOSAIC —Minds on Society, Arts, Ideas and Culture — series by organizing workshops under the theme “Demystifying the Middle East.”
July 6, 2018
For five weeks, eight sixth- and seventh-grade students from Barnard have been paired with individual School of Drama mentors, learning about the craft of playwriting firsthand. Supporting them is a small team of sound, lighting and costume designers.
May 3, 2018
For five years, journalist Laura Pappano has worked with students in grades 2-8 at East Rock Community Magnet School and Yale University student mentors to produce the biannual East Rock Record.
April 12, 2018
Some high schools put on an abridged version of Romeo and Juliet. Cooperative Arts High School is staging an immersive, site-specific, feminist rewrite of Hamlet.
March 14, 2018
Fifteen New Haven high-school students brought playwright August Wilson’s characters to life in Regional Competition.
February 9, 2018
Four Pathways to Arts and Humanities students participated in the New Haven Silence Project as part of the Yale "Introduction to Public Humanities" course.
December 15, 2017
Over 280 students from area high schools participate in the World Culture and Language After School Studies Program (World CLASS) at Yale.