Projects

June 18, 2021
By Madeleine Hutchins (YC ‘19, YDS ‘22) Finding Native representation in art and media when I was growing up was difficult. Finding anything good or specific? Nearly...
April 23, 2021
The 6th Annual Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program (YIPAP) New Play Festival will be livestreamed online April 30-May 2nd, via YIPAP’s Facebook page. YIPAP is thrilled to...
January 4, 2021
In partnership with its annual Young Native Playwright’s Contest, this year the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program is launching the inaugural Young Native Actor’s...
October 30, 2020
The 6th Annual Yale Young Native Playwright’s Contest is sponsored by the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program to support the next generation of Native writers. We invite...
Winners of the YIPAP Monologue Competition for Native Youth
September 30, 2020
The Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program (YIPAP) is proud to announce the winners of the first YIPAP Monologue Writing Competition for Native Youth! We were completely...
August 4, 2020
On March 10th, a group of Yale students and faculty visited the Sac & Fox Nation of Oklahoma as part of the “Oklahoma Sovereignty Tour.” Organized during the first week...
Playwrights Tara Moses and Vera Starbard
July 6, 2020
CALLING ALL NATIVE WRITERS! YIPAP is offering two playwriting workshops that will be taught by award-winning Native playwrights Vera Starbard (Tlingit) and Tara Moses (...