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  • Hootenannies Follow Sunday 'Woody Sez' Performances

    Hootenannies Follow Sunday 'Woody Sez' Performances
    I haven't heard the word "hootenanny" used since Lyndon Johnson was President, but there's some free-wheeling '60s-style jamming going on after Sunday matinee performances of "Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie" at TheaterWorks, 233 Pearl St.,...
  • Hootenannies, 'Woody Sez' At TheaterWorks

    Hootenannies, 'Woody Sez' At TheaterWorks
    "Life's pretty tough," once said Woody Guthrie. "You're lucky if you live through it." The American balladeer had a lot to say and to sing about, and much of it is captured in "Woody Sez," a show that begins previews at Hartford's TheaterWorks on...
  • Theater review: 'Sweeney Todd' from TheatreWorks Florida/Garden Theatre

    Theater review: 'Sweeney Todd' from TheatreWorks Florida/Garden Theatre
    A couple of things are conspicuously absent from TheatreWorks Florida's production of "Sweeney Todd," onstage at the Garden Theatre in Winter Garden. The first would be Sweeney’s British accent. The second would be the sense of menace that...
  • Fall Theater Season Full Of Classics Such As 'Hamlet,' 'Our Town,' 'Holiday Inn'

    Fall Theater Season Full Of Classics Such As 'Hamlet,' 'Our Town,' 'Holiday Inn'
    Some Shakespeare, a touch of Stoppard and then things get really Wilder (Thornton, that is). That's just some of the major writers whose works will highlight a busy stage season on Connecticut. Throw in a new musical at Goodspeed, a new comedy by a...
  • Garden Theatre opens season with TheatreWorks' 'Sweeney Todd'

     Garden Theatre opens season with TheatreWorks' 'Sweeney Todd'
    The Garden Theatre opens TheatreWorks Florida's production of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" this Friday, Sept. 12. "Sweeney," a dark musical, runs through Oct. 5 and kicks off the Garden Theatre's 2014-2015 season. "Sweeney Todd" will...
  • 'Becoming Dr. Ruth' Extends TheaterWorks Run

    'Becoming Dr. Ruth' Extends TheaterWorks Run
    Hartfrd's TheaterWorks is extended its run of "Becoming Dr. Ruth," Mark St. Germain's bio show about the life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer. The solo show which stars Debra Jo Rupp (TV's "That '70s Show") centers on Westheimer's eventful life, mostly before...
  • Liv Rooth Featured In 'Loot' At Westport Playhouse

    Liv Rooth Featured In 'Loot' At Westport Playhouse
    Liv Rooth, who earlier this year starred in “Venus in Fur” at Hartford’s TheaterWorks, is featured in the cast of Joe Orton’s sex farce, “Loot,” which plays July 16 to Aug. 3 at the Westport Country Playhouse. Rooth...
  • Review: "The Lion in Winter" Roars In Stockbridge

    Review: "The Lion in Winter" Roars In Stockbridge
    The show: “The Lion in Winter” at the Fitzpatrick Main Stage (formerly the Berkshire Theatre Festival) in Stockbridge, Mass. What makes it special?: Treat Williams and Jayne Atkinson dig into dialogue in James Goldman’s still...
  • Marriage At Center Of Margulies' 'Time Stands Still' At TheaterWorks

    Marriage At Center Of Margulies' 'Time Stands Still'  At TheaterWorks
    Donald Margulies' "Time Stands Still," which runs Aug. 16 to Sept. 15 at Hartford's TheaterWorks, began on a Metro-North train trip from Connecticut to Manhattan. The Brooklyn-born playwright, who has made New Haven his home for the past 30 years, was...
  • 'Time Stands Still' At TheaterWorks A Finely Nuanced Production

    The show: "Time Stands Still" by Donald Margulies at Hartford's TheaterWorks First impressions: There are minefields aplenty in this tale about the relationship between a wounded war photojournalist and her foreign correspondent partner. The setting...
  • Red Chair Affair gets arts season going

     Red Chair Affair gets arts season going
    Another Red Chair Affair is in the history books, so another arts season has arrived in Central Florida. The 9th Red Chair Affair gala took place Saturday night at Orlando's Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre. Each year, it seems to run more smoothly,...