RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

TheaterWorks

A collection of news and information related to TheaterWorks published by this site and its partners.

Top TheaterWorks Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Lucas Hall, Jessica Watkins in "Almost, Maine" At TheaterWorks

    Lucas Hall, Jessica Watkins in "Almost, Maine" At TheaterWorks
    Lucas Hall, Jessica Watkins, Eric Bryant and Laura Esposito make up the ensemble cast of John Cariani's "Almost, Maine," the next production at Hartford's TheaterWorks. The play, one of the most produced shows on regional stages in the past few years,...
  • Three New Musicals In Development At Goodspeed Festival

    Three New Musicals In Development At Goodspeed Festival
    The Eighth Annual Goodspeed Festival of New Artists begins its three-day festival of three new works on Friday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Goodspeed Opera House with a staged reading of "Nine Wives," followed on Saturday, Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m. with...
  • "Santaland" Lap Deal

    "Santaland" Lap Deal
    It's was a marketing goof and a holiday hoot -- but at the end of the day it netted $1,100 for TheaterWorks in Hartford.  For $10, audience members could take their picture with Jeff Kready, aka Crumpet the Macy's Elf in the theater's production of...
  • Indie Film Of 'Four,' Based on Christopher Shinn Play, To Receive Wider Distribution

    Indie Film Of 'Four,' Based on Christopher Shinn Play, To Receive Wider Distribution
    “Four,” the independent film based on the Hartford-set play by Christopher Shinn (who was born in Hartford and raised in Wethersfield), will be released starting Sept. 13 at 10 AMC Theaters across the nation. Winner of the 2012 Urbanworld...
  • Elections Throw Wrench In Some Theater Programming

    Elections Throw Wrench In Some Theater Programming
    For many Connecticut theatergoers, the best show around during a presidential election is not on local stages -- which may account for some disappointing box office figures when expectations were higher for some shows. "Whenever there's a national...
  • Williamstown Festival's 'Johnny Baseball' Saved By Second Act

    Williamstown Festival's 'Johnny Baseball' Saved By  Second Act
    The show: "Johnny Baseball" at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Mass. What makes it special?: It's a musical centering on the Red Sox "curse." First impressions: This baseball musical is not so much "Damn Yankees" as the "Damned...
  • "Becoming Dr. Ruth' Moves From Hartford To Off-Broadway

    "Becoming Dr. Ruth' Moves From Hartford To Off-Broadway
    “Becoming Dr. Ruth,” the solo bio show of the famed sex educator Ruth Westheimer that played Hartford’s TheaterWorks earlier this year will make its off-Broadway bow next month at the Westside Theatre. Written by Mark St. Germain,...
  • Engaged Couple Take Lead In TheaterWorks' Psycho-Sexual 'Venus In Fur'

    Engaged Couple Take Lead In TheaterWorks' Psycho-Sexual 'Venus In Fur'
    Sexual scenes on stage between two actors are never easy. So when the Tony Award-nominated play by David Ives, "Venus in Fur," called for a riding crop, black patent leather thigh-high boots, dog collars and a slap or two of S&M, a fetishist element was...
  • 'Nunsense' opens season at Garden Theatre

     'Nunsense' opens season at Garden Theatre
    WHAT: The Garden Theatre will open its season this Friday, Sept. 13, with TheatreWorks Florida's production of "Nunsense," in which five sassy nuns do their darndest to organize a variety show. In the show, several of the Little Sisters of Hoboken...
  • Garden Theatre's 2013-14 season in theater, dance, music, more

     Garden Theatre's 2013-14 season in theater, dance, music, more
    The Garden Theatre in Winter Garden has released its 2013-14 season schedule, which as usual combines theater, dance, music, film and more. Here are the fine-arts highlights for the season — which include the Broadway musical "Hairspray," an Orlando...
  • Theater Roundabout: Much Ado About Everything

    Theater Roundabout: Much Ado About Everything
    TheaterWorks announced that it would produce Donald Margulies' topical drama Time Stands Still for the theater's 2011-12 season. Then time stood still. Big changes at the theater — a shift of leadership, some budgetary concerns and other factors...