| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:08 AM
The show: Connecticut Repertory Theatre's production of Theresa Rebeck's “O Beautiful”
First Impressions: Playwright and TV writer Theresa Rebeck creates a messy, melodramatic work as she attempts to deal with the issues of school bullying,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Tina Fabrique, best known for her starring role in “Ella” on three Connecticut stages, will join Kevin Meaney in the cast of the Connecticut Repertory Theatre production of “Hairspray.” The musical runs April 25 to May 5 in the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:19 PM
"Cinderella" and" Beauty and the Beast" will make up "The Dick Meyers Project," featuring UConn puppet Arts graduate student Seth Shaffer at the Studio Theatre in Storrs, Thursday, April 11 to Sunday, April 14.
Connecticut Repertory Theatre's family...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:45 AM
The upcoming production of British playwright Simon Stephens' Punk Rock, playing at UConn's Connecticut Repertory Theatre until April 7, follows affluent boarding-school 17-year-olds William Carlisle (Connor Donnally, left) and Lilly Cahill (Alyson...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Through April 7, at UConn's Connecticut Repertory Theatre, crt.uconn.edu
Now that everybody's had a chance to do Spring Awakening, not to mention Hair and Rent, what other modern angry-young-men shows are there for high school or college...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Connecticut Repertory Theatre will present Simon Stephens' "Punk Rock" March 28 to April 7, in the Studio Theatre on the Storrs campus.
Stephens is described as "an award-winning English playwright characterized as part of the “in-yer-face” ...
| 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.
| Sep 11, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Kit Flannigan (Broadway's "Inherit the Wind," "The Man Who Came to Dinner," "All My Sons"), Laurence Lau (off-Broadway's "Psycho Therapy," national tour of "August: Osage County") and David McCann are the Equity actors in the regional premiere of...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:17 PM
Jackie Burns, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, UConn BFA alum and Connecticut native, is now starring as Elphaba in the hit musical "Wicked" on Broadway.
Burns started in the role on Tuesday. Also starring in the show is Chandra Lee Schwartz, also from...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:55 AM
Just when you thought the project was already pretty interesting....Joyce DeWitt, the actress best known for the '70s sitcom "Three's Comedy," will star in the new play by "The Simpsons" writer Mike Reiss which will receive its world premiere in...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:05 AM
David Patrick Kelly (pictured) stars as the Stage Manager in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's production of Thorton Wilder's Our Town, the most oft-produced play of the 20th century, directed here by Obie Award-winner by Robert Ross Parker. If you're...