The Week Ender: Happenings April 20 to 22

The Week Ender appears every Thursday in Yale News and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the University Friday-Sunday. 


Attend Bloom on Shakespeare and listen to Harold Bloom, Sterling Professor of Humanities and author of “Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human,” read passages from the Bard’s plays. Free. Battell Chapel, College and Elm streets. 4 p.m.

Hear the Yale Philharmonia perform works by Ginastera and Dvorak. Free. Woolsey Hall, College and Grove streets. 8 p.m.


Take an exhibition tour of ‘While These Visions Did Appear’: Shakespeare on Canvas — and see paintings featuring historic representations of Shakespeare’s scenes and characters by artists working in Britain during the 18th and 19th centuries. Free. Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel St. 1 p.m.

Watch Masaaki Suzuki perform music by Sweelinck in a Great Organ Music at Yale concert. Free. Marquand Chapel, 409 Prospect St. 5 p.m.


All Weekend

Experience the Yale Drama Coalition’s performance of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) — part of the Shakespeare at Yale celebration. Free, but tickets are required. Rm. 102, Linsly-Chittenden Hall, 63 High St. Saturday and Sunday, 8 p.m.

Be among the first to see the world premiere of The Realistic Joneses — the next play to be staged by the Yale Repertory Theatre. Yale Repertory Theatre, 1120 Chapel St. at York Street. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.

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