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  • Surviving The Puritans, Theater Thrives In Connecticut

    Surviving The Puritans, Theater Thrives In Connecticut
    The Puritans just didn't have much fun. Until late in the 18th century, there wasn't much in the way of public entertainment for The Hartford Courant to cover, and certainly nothing in the way of theater. Oh, there was the time just before the...
  • Shubert Provides Premiere Experience To The Area

    Shubert Provides Premiere Experience To The Area
    Those attending the grand opening of the 1,600-seat Shubert Theater on Dec. 11, 1914, would especially remember comedian Sam Bernard singing "Who Paid the Rent for Mrs. Rip Van Winkle When Rip Van Winkle was Away?" The show was "The Belle of Bond...
  • A Season Of 'La Boheme,' 'West Side Story,' Sybarite5

    A Season Of  'La Boheme,' 'West Side Story,' Sybarite5
    Hartford Symphony Orchestra >>West Side Story: One thread in the HSO's current season is a celebration of music written by Leonard Bernstein. In this event Carolyn Kuan will conduct the "Symphonic Dances" from "West Side Story." Saturated in tunes...
  • Big Productions Include 'War Horse,'' 'Book of Mormon'

    Big Productions Include  'War Horse,'' 'Book of Mormon'
    >>There may be a feeling of ghosts about when the concert version of Lerner and Loewe's "My Fair Lady" plays New Haven's Shubert Theater Saturday, Jan. 25. at 2 and 8 p.m. After all, local audiences in 1956 were the first to hear the now-famous songs when...
  • Story Ballets, Dance Marathon Among The Highlights

    Story Ballets, Dance Marathon Among The Highlights
    Dance is an ideal art form to convey love, from nuanced relationships to the heady, romantic arcs of courtship and passion. On Feb. 8, Connecticut Ballet will bring "Be My Valentine" to The Bushnell's Belding Theater, presenting a palette of love with...
  • Bartender Buddha: Mixologist Steve Gray Of Zinc

    Bartender Buddha: Mixologist Steve Gray Of Zinc
    Do you consider yourself a mixologist? Yes, I do modern techniques on various cocktails. I went to school for hotel, restaurant management, with a minor in culinary, so I know about flavor profiles. I like to showcase local fruit and work with the chefs...
  • Pixies Promise Mix Of Old, New In Area Concerts

    Pixies Promise Mix Of Old, New In Area Concerts
    The initial lifespan of the Pixies was only seven years long, lasting from 1986 to 1993. After the band's dissolution, their legend and popularity grew exponentially. Their loud-quiet-loud songwriting formula was highly influential on bands that came...
  • Holiday Gifts For the Theater Lover

    What to give that theater lover for Christmas? Here are a few recommendations. On my bedside table already is “Fosse” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $32), Sam Wasson’s well-researched and crafted biography of director-choreographer Bob...
  • New Haven Open Consolidates Seating Into Lower Portion

     Last year, the fourth-best crowd for a women's-only tennis event was swallowed up by the seventh-largest tennis center in the world.     It's been that way for a while at the New Haven Open. The tournament drew a total of 53,004 during its nine-day run...
  • Cast Set For National Tour Of 'Once'

    Cast Set For National Tour Of 'Once'
    Stuart Ward will be the guy and Dani De Waal the girl is the national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical “Once,” which will play the Shubert Theater in New Haven in Feb. 26 to March 2. The tour of the romantic musical opens at the...
  • Waterboys Play New Haven's Shubert Theater this Saturday, Sept. 21

    Waterboys Play New Haven's Shubert Theater this Saturday, Sept. 21
    When I think of the Waterboys, I think of other bands doing their songs. I think of that paramount bar band the Mocking Birds, who would play once a month at Cafe Nine in New Haven throughout the 1990s. Drummer Scott MacDonald (also known locally as co-...