| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
1) Shubert Theater
247 College St.
2) Long Wharf Theatre
3) Yale Repertory Theatre
| Feb 27, 2015
| 11:12 AM
The show: "Bad Jews" at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven.
First impressions: Daphna Feygenbaum is a good Jew in Joshua Harmon's fiercely funny and provocative comedy-drama that made a splash last year off-Broadway and is now getting its first Connecticut...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Ten area arts and cultural organizations are receiving a total of $125,000 in "ignition grants," funded by the Greater Hartford Arts Council's United Arts Campaign with support from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.
The grants are aimed at up-...
| Mar 8, 2015
Mark Morris Dance Group's new staging of the Handel opera "Acis and Galatea" and a world premiere by performance artist Taylor Mac will be among the highlights for the 20th annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas to be held this June in New Haven....
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:41 PM
HARTFORD — State funding for the arts has been reduced by more than $3 million and reconfigured with few arts and cultural leaders knowing how much — if anything — they will receive in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget.
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:01 AM
Six-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald and her spouse Tony Award-nominee Will Swenson will star in Eugene O'Neill's "A Moon for the Misbegotten" at the Williamstown Theatre Festival this summer in the Massachusetts Berkshires.The production will run...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:04 PM
What do Lin-Manuel Miranda and Michael Price have in common? Yes, they're both major figures in musical theater and have earned Tony Awards. But also, on May 24 both men will receive honorary degrees from Wesleyan University in Middletown.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:53 AM
A show about the life and music of Tammy Wynette opens the 2015 season at the Essex's Ivoryton Playhouse.
"Stand By Your Man" by Mark St. Germain ("Freud's Last Session," "Becoming Dr. Ruth") and featuring 26 country music classics, runs March 18 to...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 1:03 PM
The show: Dael Orlandersmith's "Forever" at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre.
What makes it special?: A world premiere solo work, previously presented in Los Angeles, by one of the Long Wharf's favorite artistic voices.
First impressions: The dead are...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Dael Orlandersmith is a familiar artist working on Long Wharf Theatre over the past decade or so, with "Yellowman," "The Gimmick" and "The Blue Album" (with David Cale) to her credits.
Now she brings her latest work, "Forever" to New Haven as part of...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Steve Martin's enlightening play is equally smart and silly at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven.
Stop me if you've heard this one: "So, Picasso and Einstein walk into a bar. And the bartender says…"
OK, I'll stop. The play "Picasso at the...