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Last night I had a experience that was shooking. I went to see the Freshman Show, “Orlando” and I once again ask you, Why am I not that talented? The show featured Davenport’s own Jack McAuliffe and Nurit Chinn and transcended time gender and space all in 2 hours. The makeup and props were superb and the show had the audience roaring in applause. Nurit Chinn provided the audience with a superb British accent that, […]

Davenport World Wide

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This week in the arts, the sketch comedy group, Red Hot Poker, and the improvisation troop,  Viola Question, had a joint show in Morse/Stiles theater. The show featured Davenport’s own Charlie Lee in Red Hot Poker . Both groups killed the performance having the crowd roaring with laughter with their many sketches and skits. There are not many upcoming arts performances in the next two weeks because most Davenporters will be on SPRANG BREAKKKKK! However, […]

Davenport Freshman Takes the Stage!

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  This week in Davenport Davenport’s very own freshman Tarek Ziad is cast in Angels in America; Millennium his third Yale show! It is considered one of the most influential plays of the 20th century. Tarek is freshman liaison of the Yale Drama Coalition and assistant growth and development officer for the Dramat. The show is about a character named Prior who gets AIDS and then his boyfriend Louis leaves him because he can’t deal with it. […]

Davenport in Whiff and Whim 2017-2018

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In February every year, the current classes of the two senior acapella groups, the Whiffenpoofs and Whim ‘n Rhythm, audition and “tap” the Yale juniors who will make up the following year’s groups. Although no Davenporters were tapped for the 2017-2018 Whiffenpoofs, THREE Davenport juniors will be part of Whim ‘n Rhythm next year: Eva Branson, Summer Kim, and Haley Mitchell-Adams. They are featured in the above photo with the rest of their tap class! Mitchell-Adams will be […]

What stage could you have seen DPorters on this week?

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On Thursday, February 23rd, Davenport hosted an acapella combo with Baker’s Dozen and Red Hot and Blue coined “BreadHot &New!” The concert featured Davenport’s own George Castillo, Dani Schulman, Sammy Burton, Charlie Musoff, and Adam Burton. All were representing the class of 2020 except for A. Burton ‘2018. They killed the show and made D’Port so proud. From Thursday to Saturday, the Opera Theatre of Yale College put up its 2017 spring mainstage, The Cunning Little Vixen. It […]

Davenporters Can Sing Really Well! Class of 2020 Edition

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A Cappella has always been a huge part of Yale undergraduate life. This year, a whole heap of Davenport freshmen got into some of the premier groups on campus: George Castillo: Baker’s Dozen Charlie Musoff: Baker’s Dozen Sammy Burton: Baker’s Dozen Amrita Iyar: New Blue Edward Gelernt: Out of the Blue Dani Shulman: Red Hot and Blue Thomas Battles: Red Hot and Blue Cami Arboles: Shades of Yale Allie Bensinger: Something Extra