| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:35 AM
You may think you know everything about Rogers and Hammerstein, but that's probably not the best attitude to have when you check out Goodspeed's revival of Carousel, playing at their East Haddam location all the way through September. Julie Jordan (played...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Alan Cumming (Broadway's "Cabaret," films "X2: X-Men United," "Spy Kids", and TV's "The Good Wife") will present Tony Award-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth the Goodspeed Award for Outstanding Contribution to Musical Theater at Goodspeed Musical's annual...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:59 PM
The show: A revival of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical “Carousel” at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam.
First Impressions: You can tell right away from set designer Michael Schweikardt’s gorgeously painted seashore and sky...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 4:55 AM
Two shows produced by Goodspeed Musicals have been extended, one beiore the show has even opened.
Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Carousel," which opened Wednesday night at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam has extended its run to Sept. 29.
| Aug 9, 2012
Markets & Stands
>> Billings Forge: Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 563 Broad St., Hartford. Connecticut-grown vegetables, hydroponic greens, meats, cheese, eggs, jams, baked goods and a tasting table. Food stamps/EBT debit and credit accepted....
| Aug 6, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Kristin Chenoweth, who is to receive the Goodspeed Award for outstanding contribution to musical theater, will not be attending Saturday's gala fund-raising event for Goodspeed Musicals.
A Goodspeed spokesman says the Chenoweth (Broadway's "Wicked,"...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Connecticut’s Bill Berloni, animal trainer for stage and screen, has a new book out, “Broadway Tails: Heartfelt Stories of Rescued Dogs Who Became Showbiz Superstars” which will be published Sept. 19 by Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe...
| Aug 19, 2012
What happens to a theater when it loses its founding director — especially when that person is such a singular and high-profile force for decades in the community?
Hartford's TheaterWorks faced a series of quick and dramatic hurdles following the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It's July. Time for some theater day trips by the water where it's cool.
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, a stone's skip from New London, has shifted from National Playwright Conference mode to its National Music Theater Conference. Three...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Sunday marks the 10th annual Connecticut Historic Gardens Day. Fourteen lush and floral outdoor spots count themselves as members, and quite a few of them fall in our neck of the woods. Contact each site directly for more info about any special events...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:20 AM
You can satisfy your musical theater jones, your jazz itch and your pop-idol crush all with one concert this week: Harry Connick Jr. is performing 8 p.m. June 22 at Simsbury Meadows (22 Iron Horse Boulevard, Simsbury). Connick's a skilled pianist who...