Senior Project Productions

2015-2016

Photos from for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf, by Ntozake Shange, a Senior Project in Theater Studies for Nailah Harper-Malveaux and Kyra Riley, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 12 - 14, 2015. Photos by Alexander Zhang.

2014-2015

Photos from Lucie Ledbetter and Leah Osterman’s Senior Project, Eurydice​, by Sarah Ruhl, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 30 - November 1, 2014.

Photos from Nathaniel Dolquist’s Senior Project, Liminal​, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center September 26 - October 4, 2014.

Photos from William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, a curricular project in Yale Theater Studies, directed by Prof. Toni Dorfman, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 13 - 15, 2014.

2013-2014

Photos from Irene Casey, Maggie Ditre, and Spencer Klavan’s Senior Project “Valhalla,” by Paul Rudnick, performed at the Whitney Humanities Theater March 27-29, 2014.

Photos from Connor Lounsbury’s senior project “Bent,” by Martin Sherman, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 1-9, 2013.

Photos from Moliere’s “Twelfth Night,” a curricular project in Yale Theater Studies, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 21-23, 2013.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Henry Gottfried’s senior project “One of Those Things: some music by cole porter,” performed at the Calhoun Cabaret October 17-19, 2013.

Photos from Yuvika Tolani and Molly Houlahan’s Senior Project “The Paper Bag Princess,” a new musical based on the book by Robert Munsch, book and lyrics by Molly Houlahan, music and lyrics by Benji Goldsmith, performed at the Whitney Humanities Theater February 21-March 1, 2014.

Photos from Lucy Cabrera and Wells Thorne’s Senior Project “The Spitfire Grill,” by James Valcq and Fred Alley, performed at the Whitney Humanities Theater February 6-8, 2014.

Photos from Laurel Durning-Hammond’s Senior Project “Stone & Sparrow,” by Alex Ratner and Laurel Durning-Hammond, directed by Annette Jolles and performed at the Whitney Humanities Theater April 17-19, 2014.

Photos from Christine Shaw and Sara Hendel’s senior project “The Water Play,” an original play by Christine Shaw, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 16-19, 2013.

Photos from Andrew Freeburg and Jen Kramer’s Senior Project “Wander,” performed at 36 Edgewood Gallery, April 10-12, 2014.

2012-2013

Photos from Amanda Chang’s senior project “Breaking the Code,” by Hugh Whitemore, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center January 31-February 2, 2013.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Bonnie Antosh’s senior project “Orlando,” by Sarah Ruhl, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center April 18-20,2013.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Alex Kramer and Charlie Polinger’s senior project, “Richard 2012 or The Body Politic,” based on Shakespeare’s Richard III and the 2012 Presidential Campaign, performed November 2-10 at the Whitney Humanities Center. All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Shakespeare’s “Richard III,” a senior project for Cambrian Thomas-Adams and Nora Stewart, directed by Joseph Roach. Performed at the Whitney Humanities Center April 5-13, 2013.  All photos by Rebecca Sylvers.

Photos from Mitchel Kawash’s senior project, “The Real Thing,” by Tom Stoppard, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center February 15-23, 2013.

Photos from Derek DiMartini’s senior project, “The Void,” performed at the Off Broadway Theater February 21-23, 2013.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night,” a senior project for Harriet Weaver, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 30-December 7, 2012.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Willa Fitzgerald’s senior project “Ugly People,” an original play by Cory Finley ‘11, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 4-7, 2012.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

2011-2012

Photos from Melinda Paul’s senior project, Jason Loewith and Joshua Schmidt’s ”Adding Machine: A Musical,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 30-December 1, 2011.  Directed by Paige McGinley. All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Brennan Caldwell’s senior project, ”Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” book by John Cameron Mitchell and music and lyrics by Stephen Trask, performed at the Calhoun Cabaret February 9-18, 2012.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos Shakespeare’s “Macbeth,” a senior project for Jamie Biondi, Sam Lasman and Kate Pitt, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center February 2-4, 2012.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Cleo Handler-Jedrlinic and Timmia Hearn Feldman’s senior project, Jose Rivera’s ”Marisol,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 6-8, 2011.  All photos by McKay Neild.

Photos from Kalyan Ray-Muzumber and Austin Trow’s senior project, ”Othello,” by Shakespeare, performed at the Morse-Stile Crescent Theater March 29-31, 2012.  Directed by Murray Biggs. All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

Photos from Lily Lamb-Atkinson and Keith Rubin’s senior project, Lanford Wilson’s ”Talley’s Folly,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center February 16-18, 2012.  All photos by Bill Sacco, Yale Photo+Design.

2010-2011

Photos from Isabel Siragusa’s senior project of Tennesse Williams’s ”A Streetcar Named Desire,” performed at the Crescent Underground Theater February 24-26, 2011. All photos by William K. Sacco.

“A Streetcar Named Desire” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Kate Berman’s senior project, Bertolt Brecht’s “Caucasian Chalk Circle” directed by Daniel Larlham and performed at the Whitney Humanities Center April 14-16, 2011.  All photos by William K. Sacco.

“Caucasian Chalk Circle” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Will Turner’s senior project, an original adaptation of Shakespeare entitled ”Henry 5.1” directed by Joseph Roach and performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 17-19, 2010.  All photos by William K. Sacco.

Henry 5.1 on the Yale Drama Coalition site here.

Photos from Daisy Long and Matthew McCollum’s senior project, ”Phatomwise” by Oren Stevens ‘11, performed at the Yale Repertory Theatre October 7-9, 2010.

“Phantomwise” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Maia Collier’s senior project of David Lindsay-Abaire’s ”Rabbit Hole,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 21-23, 2010.  All photos by Adam Payne.

Photos from Nina Cabrera’s senior project of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt’s ”The Fantasticks,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center March 2-4, 2011.  All photos by William K. Sacco.

“The Fantasticks” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

2009-2010

Photos from Tessa Williams’ senior project.  She performed her original play “Beautiful Little Fools” at the Whitney Humanities Center April 1-3, 2010.  All photos by Jo Lynn Caldwell.

“Beautiful Little Fools” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Dan Amerman’s senior project “Critical Mass,” directed by Deb Margolin, performed at the Whitney Humanities Center April 15-17, 2010. The play was created and performed by the class of Theater Studies 381b, “The Performance Play: Downtown Theater of the ‘80’s and ‘90’s.”

“Critical Mass” on the Yale Drama Coalition website, here.

Photos from Isaac Durand’s senior project of Pedro Calderon de la Barca’s ”Life Is A Dream,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center November 5-7, 2009.  All photos by Eric Anderson.

“Life is a Dream” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Erin Capistrano’s senior project of Shakespeare’s ”Measure for Measure,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center Theater February 4-6, 2010.

“Measure for Measure” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

All photos by Bronwen Roberts.

Photos from Gary Jaffe and Robert Foley’s senior project Federico Garcia Lorca’s “Once Five Years Pass,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center October 22-24, 2009. Photos by Eric Anderson and Lauren Bremen.

Once Five Years Pass on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

2008-2009

Photos from Ashley Rodbro’s senior project Liz Flahive’s “From Up Here,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center February 12-14, 2009. All hotos by JoLynn Caldwell.

“From Up Here” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Jennifer Cohen’s senior project of Terrence McNally’s “Lips Together, Teeth Apart,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center December 3-5, 2008.

“Lips Together, Teeth Apart” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

Photos from Lee Seymour’s senior project of Tom Stoppard’s ”The Real Thing,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center April 9-11, 2009. All photos by Crystal Garcia.

“The Real Thing” on the Yale Drama Coalition website here.

2007-2008

Photos from Don’t Look Back! a rock ‘n roll Orpheus, performed April 18-19, 2008 at the Whitney Theater as part of the 2007-2008 World Performance Project season.

Project O revives American popular music and dance forms from the 1950s and 60s to create and perform a multi-media rock ‘n roll version of the doomed love of Orpheus for Eurydice. Project O is the final project of THST 319b: Project O, co-taught by Joseph Roach, Emily Coates, Bronwen MacArthur, and Joseph Cermatori. Project O is produced in conjunction with a production of Monteverdi’s Orfeo, directed by Richard Lalli, sponsored by the Yale Baroque Opera Project. All photos by Jennifer W. Lester.

Photos from Christopher Bettwy and Emmett Zackheim’s senior project Samuel Beckett’s “Waiting for Godot,” performed at the Whitney Humanities Center in spring 2008. All photos by Emmett Zackheim.