| 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 26, 2015
| 12:36 PM
Hartford Stage is canceling its Tuesday 7:30 p.m. performance of “Private Lives" because of the anticipated severity of the snow storm.
The theater will add an extra performance on Thursday, Feb. 5 to the schedule to accommodate theatergoers. ...
| Jan 16, 2015
The show: "Private Lives" at Hartford Stage.
What makes it special?: Artistic director Darko Tresnjak stages Noel Coward's sophisticated romantic farce.
First impressions: Tresnjak brings his exquisite taste to a smashing-looking production. But his...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:15 AM
The Tony Award-winning Broadway production of "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" will launch a national tour in September, with Chicago as the first stop. The 44-week tour, which producers announced Wednesday, will take the dark musical comedy to...
| 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...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Hank Phillippi Ryan knows news, and she knows crime. As a longtime investigative reporter for Channel 7 news, the NBC affiliate in Boston, she has won 32 EMMYs, 12 Edward R. Murrow awards and many other honors.
Ryan also is an author of award-winning...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Had it yet? You know, the wrapping, buying, spending, rushing, trying to get it all done before THAT day. Time for a break. Take some time for you this weekend.
Jumpstart the Christmas countdown and welcome winter in a good way right away at Real Art...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Belle Ribicoff has been a major figure behind the scenes of a local success story, Hartford Stage. Last month, the Stage held an evening of song and dance to, in its words, honor "our beloved and longtime friend" for her "innumerable and immeasurable"...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Hartford Stage’s associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in the...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Hartford Stage's associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Maxwell Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:45 PM
You've had your fill of holiday movies, turkey dinners and, yes, even chocolate. It's time to feed your soul on something satisfying and different. January offers plenty of choices.
"Dumb & Dumber To"? Try strum & strummer six. Jeff...