Skip to Login Skip to Content Skip to Secondary Navigation

 

Portal Information

Description

Heritage Theater Ensemble is an organization of students committed to the continuation and evolution of Black theatre on Yale's campus and the New Haven community. We hope to be a contribution by bringing the rich voice of African American dramatists to fruition, while creating a unique atmosphere wherein students and supporters of Black theatre can network, learn, and come together in a comfortable environment.

Category

Performance: Theater

Statement of Purpose/Mission.

Please describe the organization's purpose and/or mission. Statements of Purpose should only be a few sentences long, at maximum.

The purpose of Heritage Theater Ensemble shall be to foster the development of Black theater in the Yale-New Haven community: to provide a forum for the expression of Black (and other minority) talent in all aspects of the performing arts and to generate and promote a collective, artistic consciousness within the organization. Similarly, Heritage Theater Ensemble's promotion of artistic endeavors within New Haven shall be a means of developing and sustaining Black (minority) arts as a means of politicizing art-production within the local community.

Usual Meeting Day(s)

When does your organization typically meet, whether for a group meeting, a reading, a rehearsal, or another regularly occuring event?

  • Saturday
Usual Meeting Time

3:00 PM

Complete the following sentence. "My organization is made up of..."
  • Undergraduates