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University Art Gallery
1111 Chapel Street, 432-0600

Art for Yale: Defining Moments

The growth of the Art Gallery’s collections from its founding in 1832 to the end of the 20th century is the focus of an exhibition that celebrates the art whose acquisition changed the range, depth, and teaching possibilities of the museum.

A Moment Ongoing: The Legacy of Everett V. Meeks

One of the most significant “defining moments” was the establishment in 1956 of the Everett V. Meeks Fund, an endowment for the purchase of prints, drawings, and photographs.


Center for British Art
1080 Chapel Street, 432-2800

The Paul Mellon Bequest: Treasures of a Lifetime

An exhibition drawn from Paul Mellon ’29’s final bequest to Yale highlights his favorite British artwork.


Yale Repertory Theatre
Chapel and York Streets, 432-1234

Big Night by Dawn Powell, directed by Stan Wojewodski Jr.

A new interpretation of a 1929 drama looks at what happens when the boardroom and the bedroom begin to coincide.

The Birds by Aristophanes, adapted by Len Jenkin, directed by Christopher Bayes

Disgusted with life on earth, a man persuades the birds to help him build castles in the air. This School of Drama production features its graduating acting class.


School of Music
435 College Street, 432-7448

Yale Tercentennial Gala Concert

John Mauceri ’67, principal conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, leads the Philharmonia Orchestra, the Yale Symphony, the Yale Glee Club, and the Yale Camerata in works by Strauss, Ives, Hindemith, Verdi, and more.



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