Arts-Area News

Great Hall, Haas Arts Library
January 3, 2017
Happy new year! The Arts Library will be open on a reduced schedule until spring term begins. Arts Library Special Collections is open by appointment.  Please see the hours page for details:
Arts Library
December 21, 2016
The Arts Library will be closed for Winter Recess starting on Friday, December 23. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Please see the hours page for details. We hope you have a restful break and look forward to seeing you in the library in...
Jarlath Conroy and Paul Giamatti in Hamlet, 2013. Photograph by Joan Marcus for Yale Repertory Theatre.
December 20, 2016
“The Play’s the Thing”: 50 Years of Yale Repertory TheatreJanuary 12-March 31, 2017 In 1966, Robert Brustein, Dean of Yale School of Drama, founded Yale Repertory Theatre, a resident professional company that would serve as the equivalent of a “teaching hospital” for theater artists in training....
Recharge during Reading Week
December 8, 2016
The Arts Library will have puzzles and coloring books available at the desk for students to borrow throughout Reading Week. We are also offering a drop-in meditation session from 8-9 pm on Monday, December 12, and a visit from Louie the therapy dog from noon to 2 pm on Tuesday, December 13.  For...
Warren Lehrer performs "A Life in Books"
November 21, 2016
Warren Lehrer (MFA ’80) to perform “A Life in Books" on December 9 at 6:30 pm Free and open to the public. In celebration of the current exhibition at the Haas Family Arts Library  The Book As Stage: Performance and Theater in the Book Arts In conjunction with the Odds and Ends Art Book Fair at the...
Berg Fashion Library
November 10, 2016
The Berg Fashion Library is now part of the newly-launched Bloomsbury Fashion Central. Search across a selection of books, reference works, and journals covering fashion history around the world, including the ten-volume Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, the anthology Classic and Modern...
Tora Bora by Art Hazelwood. Image used with permission.
September 19, 2016
The Book As Stage: Performance and Theater in the Book Arts September 26 – December 18, 2016 The book format has long been used as a vehicle for artistic expression. This exhibition focuses on the presentation of theatrical texts and documentation of performance in the book arts. The objects on...