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  • 'Marie Antoinette' at Yale Rep Visually Stunning, Politically Pointed

    'Marie Antoinette' at Yale Rep Visually Stunning, Politically Pointed
    The show: World premiere of “Marie Antoinette” at Yale Repertory Theatre in New Haven First impressions: David Adjmi's surreal look at the madness of politics, power and celebrity gets a wild and wooly (as in sheep) dream of a production...
  • A Connecticut Theater Club? Say, That's The Ticket

       Are Connecticut theaters missing out on a new audience? New engagement? New revenue?  The thought occurred to me when a colleague asked me a simple question: How can she buy a gift certificate for someone who can then choose whatever show they want...
  • A British Boarding School Erupts in "Punk Rock" at Connecticut Repertory Theatre

    A British Boarding School Erupts in "Punk Rock" at Connecticut Repertory Theatre
    Punk Rock Through April 7, at UConn's Connecticut Repertory Theatre, crt.uconn.edu   Now that everybody's had a chance to do Spring Awakening, not to mention Hair and Rent, what other modern angry-young-men shows are there for high school or college...
  • Center Stage sets sights on joy, fun

    Center Stage sets sights on joy, fun
    For his first full season as Center Stage artistic director, Kwame Kwei-Armah focused on works that could spark conversation about a variety of heady issues. Midway through that season, he has unveiled a very different theme for the next one. "If this...
  • World Premiere of "These Paper Bullets" Highlights Yale Repertory Theatre 2013-14 Season

    World Premiere of "These Paper Bullets" Highlights Yale Repertory Theatre 2013-14 Season
    "These Paper Bullets,” the world premiere rock adaptation of “Much Ado About Nothing” featuring new songs by Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is one of the highlights of the six-show 2013-14 season at New Haven’s Yale...
  • A Queen Gets Her Comeuppance, With Spectacular Effects, in Marie Antoinette at the Yale Rep

    A Queen Gets Her Comeuppance, With Spectacular Effects, in Marie Antoinette at the Yale Rep
    Marie Antoinette Through Nov. 17 at the Yale Repertory Theatre, corner of Chapel and York streets, New Haven. (203) 432-1234, yalerep.org   Last time playwright David Adjmi and director Rebecca Taichman got together at the Yale Rep, for The Evildoers...
  • New Haven Fall Arts Preview: A Lively, Unpredictable Theater Season

    New Haven Fall Arts Preview: A Lively, Unpredictable Theater Season
    Let the casting debates begin! Paul Giamatti will star as Hamlet next spring at the Yale Repertory Theatre, part of a lively Rep season that includes new works by Sarah Ruhl (with the Clean House playwright devising "a play in letters" from the...
  • 'American Night' At Yale Rep: Dreaming The American Dream

    'American Night' At Yale Rep: Dreaming The American Dream
    The show: Yale Repertory Theatre production of “American Night: The Ballad of Juan José” First impressions: Richard Montoya’s wild vaudevillian mash-up, developed by the Chicano/Latino performance theater group Culture Clash and director...
  • New Haven's Theater Scene is Bursting

    New Haven's Theater Scene is Bursting
    Most states are lucky to have one theater that's won the Tony Award for Best Regional Theater. Connecticut has five, and two of them are in New Haven. The Yale Repertory Theatre [1120 Chapel St., New Haven; (203) 432-1234, yalerep.org], right downtown on...
  • Steppenwolf announces 2012-13 season

    A production of Harold Pinter’s “The Birthday Party” directed by Austin Pendleton, a fresh staging of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Broadway hit “Good People,” a new play by Tarell Alvin McCraney, a remounting with a new...
  • Theater review: 'Notes From Underground' at La Jolla Playhouse

     
    Dramatic adaptations of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s work should carry a warning to audiences that the characters and situations they’re about to encounter are likely to be disturbing in the extreme. In fact, it might be wise to tick off the possible......