| Aug 27, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Michael Marinaccio and George Wallace, the team who run the Orlando Fringe Festival, this month attended the Edinburgh Festival Fringe — and returned with a stronger global outlook.
The Orlando Fringe team attended the debut World Fringe Congress...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Most states are lucky to have one theater that's won the Tony Award for Best Regional Theater. Connecticut has five, and two of them are in New Haven.
The Yale Repertory Theatre [1120 Chapel St., New Haven; (203) 432-1234, yalerep.org], right downtown on...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Like many musicians, Orlando singer, songwriter and bandleader Andy Matchett has spent time searching for chords and melodies that no one has ever heard.
In his latest project, however, Matchett — known for his work in such highly regarded Orlando...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:30 AM
William Shakespeare’s “Land of the Dead: A True Account of the Zombie Plague of 1599,” will open the 2012-13 season for Middletown’s junior and teen repertory theater company, The Oddfellows Playhouse.
This play by John Heimbuch,...
| Jul 15, 2012
When Steve Scionti saw that there were few roles for Italian-Americans that didn't involve someone named Fat Tony or who had a very special godfather, the dancer-actor turned inward — and to his own family for inspiration.
Scionti, who was born and...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:38 AM
It's my final column of the year and, for that matter, the new millennium — not to mention of all time.
Unless it isn't.
I'm so confused.
Anyhow, let's look at the highs and lows of 2012 — not that you have much choice if you're going to...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Waltrudis Buck stars in Alfred Uhry's Pulitzer prize winning play, "Driving Miss Daisy," which begins performances Wednesday at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park.
Stevie Zimmerman (Playhouse on Park's "Collected Stories" and "Love Letters") directs a...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Beth Marshall Presents' 2012-13 season runs the gamut from an Orlando premiere to a Neil Simon classic, and the company takes over production of "Play-in-a-Day" as well.
The Orlando premiere is "American Alphabet," written and performed by Lisa Cordes....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:58 AM
Coming off the most successful season in its 21-year history, the Orlando International Fringe Festival will expand into a nearby neighborhood and increase the number of shows it offers next spring.
The move follows a 23 percent increase in attendance at...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Shakespeare, Molière, musical romps, contemporary classics, comedies of all Jordi Galcerán's descriptions, cutting-edge new work — theater in Southern California is varied, plentiful and far-flung, from the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego and...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:17 AM
A recently unearthed one-act play by Eugene O'Neill, "Exorcism," will receive a free reading this weekend at the 13th annual Eugene O'Neill Celebration at the Monte Cristo Cottage, the boyhood home of the playwright in New London.