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  • Connecticut Critics Circle Nominate Best Of Theater Season

    Connecticut Critics Circle Nominate Best Of Theater Season
     Whew! There's a slew of nominations for The Connectocut Critics Circle Awards honoring the best of the state's 2012-13 theater season. Winners will be named next week and will be honored at a ceremony June 10 at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre. The...
  • Cast for 'Big Love' Set For Connecticut Rep

    Cast for 'Big Love' Set For Connecticut Rep
    Equity actors Libby George (national tour of “August: Osage County”) and Mark Elliot Wilson (film “We Need to Talk About Kevin”) head the cast of the Connecticut Repertory Theatre production of Charles Mee’s “Big Love&...
  • "Marie Antoinette," "Gentleman's Guide" Get Top Honors From Ct Critics

    "Marie Antoinette," "Gentleman's Guide" Get Top Honors From Ct Critics
    A Broadway-bound musical about a charming serial killer and a play about a misunderstood French icon received top honors from the Connecticut Critics Association, honoring the best of the 2012-13 theater season in the state Hartford Stage's production...
  • 'I'm Connecticut' Shows The State Has Its Funny Side

    'I'm Connecticut' Shows The State Has Its Funny Side
    The show: "I'm Connecticut" at the Ivoryton Playhouse in Essex First impressions: Would the romantic comedy by the Emmy Award-winning writer-producer of "The Simpsons" — and Connecticut native — Mike Reiss, be as hysterically funny as when I...
  • "The Drowsy Chaperone" Showing at Connecticut Repertory Theatre in Storrs

    "The Drowsy Chaperone" Showing at Connecticut Repertory Theatre in Storrs
    Pat Sajak (left) returns to the Storrs campus after Felix Unger in CRT's recent production of The Odd Couple to partake of The Drowsy Chaperone, another odd coupling that finds Sajak playing a rabid musical theatre fan, one who makes the mistake of...
  • Barrett Foa Of 'NCIS' In 'Music Man' At UConn

    When the time comes to make a movie about Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed the agency's vast global and domestic surveillance (and you know that will happen some day soon), think of Barrett Foa. After all,...
  • The Music Man Playing at the Jorgensen in Storrs

    The Music Man Playing at the Jorgensen in Storrs
    In Connecticut Repertory Theatre's production of the classic musical The Music Man, Harold Hill (Barrett Foa, a star of the TV series NCIS: Los Angeles, pictured right) courts sexy librarian Marian (Courtney Balan, left) while conning the town into...
  • Mike Reiss' "Rubble" Bows At NYC Fringe Festival; Stars Bruce Vilanch

    Mike Reiss' "Rubble" Bows At NYC Fringe Festival; Stars Bruce Vilanch
    Bristol native Mike Reiss, who wrote “I’m Connecticut” which has hit runs at the Connecticut Repertory Theatre and the Ivoryton Playhouse, has a new play. “Rubble” will bow at the New York International Fringe Festival with...
  • Olympia Dukakis To Play Prospero In "Tempest" In Berkshires

    Olympia Dukakis To Play  Prospero In "Tempest" In Berkshires
    There must be something in the air with “The Tempest.” Julie Taymor made a film version of it not to long ago. Yale Summer Cabaret produced it last year. Darko Tresnjak will direct his version of it in May at Hartford Stage, where he is the...
  • Cast Set for Connecticut Rep's "Odysseus D.O.A."

    Cast Set for Connecticut Rep's "Odysseus D.O.A."
    John Bixler (CRT's "Guys and Dolls") and Jan Radcliff (numerous roles at Michigan's Purple Ropse Theatre) are the Equity actors joining  "Guiding Light" star Kim Zimmer in the regional premiere of "Odysses D.O.A.," written and directed by Stephen...
  • Jerry Adler Remembers Liv's Mama, Marlene, Zero, Rex and George S. Kaufman

    Jerry Adler Remembers Liv's Mama,  Marlene, Zero, Rex and George S. Kaufman
    In Sunday's Arts Section of The Hartford Courant, I write about Jerry Adler, who is featured as an actor in the premiere of the Mike Reiss comedy "I'm Connecticut" at the Harriet Jorgensen Theatre on the UConn campus, a production of Connecticut Repertory...