RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts

Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts
A collection of news and information related to Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts published by this site and its partners.

Top Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Bushnell Assumes Management Of Ailing Hartford Symphony

    Bushnell Assumes Management Of Ailing Hartford Symphony
    HARTFORD — In a move designed to shore up one of the city's oldest arts organizations, the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts and The Hartford Symphony Orchestra announced a two-year "strategic collaboration" Wednesday, shifting management of...
  • Bushnell Puts Hartford Symphony On Firmer Footing

    The Hartford Symphony Orchestra is a 70-year-old treasure, a point of civic pride and the showpiece of the magnificent Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts (which is 84). Fortunately, the HSO will remain a treasure at the Bushnell for years to come...
  • Guess Who's On The 'Mormon' Bandwagon

    Guess Who's On The 'Mormon' Bandwagon
    Here’s the pickle: The biggest Broadway hit of the new century celebrates (yay!) and mocks (uh-oh) your religion. What’s a latter-day church to do? If the show was “The Book of Mormon” and you were The Church of Jesus Christ of...
  • Acrobatic 'Traces' Part Of Arts, Ideas

    Acrobatic 'Traces' Part Of Arts, Ideas
    They jump, they tumble, they climb on poles like monkeys on crack. They're the young, athletic and sexy performers in "Traces," from the hip Canadian cirque group Les 7 Doigts de la Main (Seven Fingers). The show was an off-Broadway hit in 2011 in a run...
  • HSO Ending Season With A Standing 'Bolero'

    HSO Ending Season With A Standing 'Bolero'
    It was an evening of surprises at the symphony. Strange sounds filled the corridors surrounding the Belding Theater at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts. Three different stations were set up in the hallway, each having large, resonating...
  • Green Day's 'American Idiot' Comes To The Bushnell

    Tom Kitt remembers seeing punk-pop group Green Day for the first time. He was a student at New York's Columbia University in the '90s and saw them in concert on MTV. "I just knew they were special," he says over a lunch interview in Manhattan recently....
  • Discount Tickets Available For 'American Idiot' Tour At Bushnell

    Discount Tickets Available For 'American Idiot' Tour At Bushnell
    Bargain alert! 25 orchestra pit seats will be available for all performances of the national tour of "American Idiot"'s run at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford at a discount. The run plays Tuesday, Feb. 26 to 3. The pit...
  • Ta'Rea Campbell Heads Cast Of "Sister Act" Tour

    Ta'Rea Campbell Heads Cast Of "Sister Act" Tour
    Ta'Rea Campbell (Broadway's "Book of Mormon," "The Lion King") will star as Deloris Van Cartier in the national tour of "Sister Act," coming to the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford April 16 to 21. Also featured are Hollis Resnik as...
  • Musical 'American Idiot' Explodes With Intense Theatricality

    Musical 'American Idiot' Explodes With Intense Theatricality
    The show: The national tour of “American Idiot” at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford. First impressions: The operative expression for musical based on Green Day's 2004 pop-punk album “American Idiot” is...
  • Hungry For Entertainment? Food, Reality Stars Hit The Touring Circuit

    Hungry For Entertainment? Food, Reality Stars Hit The Touring Circuit
    When Ina Garten looks out from center stage at a live presentation, she sees an audience of hundreds of eager faces, hungry to share an in-person experience with the food star known as "The Barefoot Contessa." Garten, who comes to Hartford's Bushnell...
  • A Talk With Valerie Harper, Living 'Here And Now'

    A Talk With Valerie Harper, Living 'Here And Now'
    In our first interview in the 1990s, Valerie Harper described the character of Rhoda Morgenstern —sidekick on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and star of the spinoff "Rhoda" — as "the brash New Yorker who says the unsayable." The same can be...