Arts & Culture


Commencement Concert
Yale Glee Club

(203) 432-4158

The oldest choral ensemble at Yale performs its Commencement Concert in Sprague Hall, featuring spirituals, folk songs, and school songs.

May 16; 8:00 p.m.


Institute of Sacred Music
(203) 432-5062

Five painters bring their distinct artistic perspectives to an exhibition that explores the differences between looking and seeing.

Through May 21


Open House at the Festival
Norfolk Chamber Music Festival

(860) 542-3000

A celebration of the newly restored Music Shed at the Ellen Battell Stoeckel Estate in Norfolk, Connecticut, features free concerts, children’s games, tours of the mansion, and an ice cream social.

June 21; 1:30 p.m.


The Critique of Reason: Romantic Art, 1760–1860
Yale University Art Gallery
(203) 432-0600

Some 300 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, and photographs, arranged in thematic sections, make up the first major collaborative exhibition between the Art Gallery and the Center for British Art.

Through July 26


Samurai and the Culture of Japan’s Great Peace|
Peabody Museum of Natural History
(203) 432-5050

A display of more than 150 Japanese artifacts from the sixteenth through the nineteenth centuries provides a glimpse into the multilayered history of the samurai and the world in which they lived.

Through January 3, 2016

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