Join the university community in observing Veterans Day with a ceremony that will also pay tribute to a current Yale College student and an alumnus for their acts of service. Free. Woolsey Hall, 500 College St. 12:30 p.m.
Attend a screening of the documentary “Emmanuel’s Gift,” narrated by Oprah Winfrey, followed by a conversation with Emmanuel Osofu Yeboah. The movie is about Yeboah’s 400-mile bike ride across Ghana. Free. Silliman College, 505 College St. 2:30 p.m.
Experience a play that “peeks into a world and a family on the brink of collapse, where the boundaries between reality and fiction are not as clear as they once were.” Free, but reservations are required. Frederick Iseman Theater, 1156 Chapel St. 4 p.m. & 8 p.m.
Listen to the Yale Symphony Orchestra perform Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 11 (“The Year 1905”), a work that has been called a “film score without a film.” The program will also feature Cameron Daly playing the Glazunov violin concerto, and a world premiere by Yale student Max Vinetz. $3-$17. Woolsey Hall, 500 College St. 8 p.m.
Enjoy a newly conceived 17th-century operatic pastiche, featuring professional and undergraduate singers, and an ensemble of early musicians drawn from the Elm City Consort. Free, but register in advance. Pauli Murray College, 130 Prospect St. 3 p.m.
Hear the Yale Concert Band perform “Intrada 1631” (after Juan Perez Bocanegra), “Three Japanese Dances,” “Give Us This Day,” and “Funeral Music for Queen Mary.” Free. Woolsey Hall, 500 College St. 2 p.m.
View a screening of Jacques Audiard’s prison drama, which won the Grand Prix at Cannes and nine Cesar Awards, and was nominated for a Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award. 35mm print from the Yale Film Archive. Free. Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall St. 7 p.m.