Arts & Culture


The English Prize: The Capture of theWestmorland, an Episode of the Grand Tour
Center for British Art
(203) 432-2800


Paintings, watercolors, architectural drawings, sculptures, rare books, maps, and souvenirs are among the many works that were seized from the Westmorland—a British merchant ship captured by the French navy in 1779—and have been brought together again in this exhibit.

Through January 13, 2013


Shaping Community: The Poetics and Politics of the Eruv

Institute of Sacred Music
(203) 436-5955

The Jewish practice of constructing an eruv in order to keep the Sabbath is the focus of this three-part exhibition, which is on view in three Yale venues: the Slifka Center, through November 16; the 32 Edgewood Gallery, through November 30; and the Institute of Sacred Music, through December 14.

Through December 14


A New Haven Psalter

Yale Concert Band
(203) 432-4113 

The undergraduate Yale Concert Band appears in Woolsey Hall with the Yale Glee Club to present the premiere of A New Haven Psalter by faculty composer Ingram Marshall. Free.

November 30, 7:30 p.m.


Staging History, Making History: The Yale School of Drama

Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library
(203) 432-2645 

Scripts, programs, posters, and other items from the library’s Special Collections holdings trace how world events have shaped the history of the Yale School of Drama, from its beginnings in 1925 to the present day.

Through December 18

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