| Dec 22, 2012
| 1:14 PM
The Yale Cabaret has announced its spring season.
The fall semester was a wallop of fresh styles, intense performances and surprising script choices (especially in the case of the stylistically provocative Iranian piece White Rabbit, Red Rabbit, where...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:40 AM
This summer, the Yale Cabaret is hosting a rotating slate of three plays as part of its 50 Nights: A Festival of Stories program. It's all in the name of storytelling, as each play celebrates the tradition: The K of D, an urban legend, by Laura...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 5:25 PM
If there can be a Connecticut Wine Trail and a Connecticut Impressionists Trail, then why not a Connecticut Theater Trail?
Is the state tourism office missing a market?
After all, this small-in-size state is packed with Tony Award-winning theaters,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:27 AM
The world premiere of an adaptation of Mikhail Bulgakov's 1925 sci-fi novella, "The Fatal Eggs" will open the 45th season of New Haven's Yale Cabaret.
The new play will run Sept. 20 to 22. Dustin Wills and Ilya Khodoshm, adapted the work with Wills...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:25 AM
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...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
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...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 1:29 PM
This year’s leadership of the Yale Cabaret got off to a remarkable, rapid-paced and radical start with a surehanded original adaptation of Mikhail Bulgakov’s social satire The Fatal Eggs. Akilter and wacky yet keenly focused on its central...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:35 AM
In a week when I saw a musical revival at Goodspeed, a touring road show, and a dance event, my favorite going-out experience was an intimate play presented n the basement of a New Haven building.
Yes, it was the Yale Cabaret at 217 Park St., a place...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 4:48 AM
Singers Jeff Harnar and Sally Mayes will be among the performers at the 10th annual International Cabaret Conference at Yale from July 28 to Aug. 4.
Harnar and Mayes will perform July 28 at 7:30 p.m. All shows will be held at the Iseman Theater, 1156...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 8:17 AM
You expect seeing actors performing on the Yale Cabaret stage to go on to greater things.
But a musical that originated there?
"Fly By Night," a show that began at the Yale Summer Cabaret in 2009, will have its world premiere at the Dallas Theatre...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 8:25 AM
Caryl Phillips is the consummate town/gown writer. I always liked reading his books in bars, because of the wonderful conversations that could erupt just from fellow drinkers glancing at the covers or titles and asking, “What’s that about?&...