| May 8, 2012
| 4:55 AM
A video created by Long Wharf Theatre’s education illustrating the importance of arts education won a $10,000 award from the National Corporate Theatre Fund.
The funds were awarded at the NCTF’s Annual Chairman’s Awards Gala April 30....
| May 10, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Maurice Sendak’s home phone number is hidden under a wall in my house. It’s like a secret from one of his books, a dream in code, a treasured key which unlocks memories.
About a decade ago, a publicist from New Haven’s International...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Gabriel Kahane, composer of "February House," a musical which had its world premiere earlier this year at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre is the recipient of this year's Claire Tow Award presented to an "emerging artist" working in the theater. The award...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:25 AM
My Name is Asher Lev
Through May 27 at the Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Dr., New Haven. (203) 787-4282, longwharf.org.
It might seem incredibly simplistic, obvious and reductive to compare My Name is Asher Lev to The Diary of Anne Frank....
| May 16, 2012
| 5:55 AM
New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre honored two longtime staffers, a former chair of the Board of Trustees, and a local business with the theatre’s Founder’s Award.
The Founders Awards were given on May 7 at the theatre’s 2012-13 season...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Those 6,000 theater-goers at Hartford Stage who saw Quiara Alegria Hudes' "Water by The Spoonful" at Hartford Stage last fall -- and who are the only folks who so far have seen this year'sPulitzer Prize-winning pl;ay -- is going to get some company.
| May 30, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The run of the new musical "February House," which received its world premiere at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre and is now playing off-Broadway at the Public Theater, is extending a week.
The show will now close June 17.
With music and lyrics by...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven launches "Passport," a new patron initiative.
By paying $25 per month fee, patrons see a play whenever they like, as many times as they like.
Theatergoers will have unlimited access to every production in the 2012-13...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Westport Country Playhouse and New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre, which will produce two works this season on similar themes and stories, are uniting to create an $80 ticket package for their respective productions: the 1959 classic “A Raisin...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Hartford has seldom seen more changes in its theater scene than it has in the past year. Two of the city's best-known theaters have had turnovers at their topmost ranks.
In the June of 2010, Michael Wilson announced he was leaving Hartford Stage [50...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 8:34 AM
With the closing of Gore Vidal's "The Best Man" last week, the most politically direct show on Broadway has left the stage. It has also got me to thinking about theater and politics during these last few weeks of a major presidential campaign.