| Jan 12, 2013
Congress and President Obama have just finished their annual ritual of hazing the American people over the fiscal cliff. They seemed to enjoy it. The people didn't!
The "Cliff" is Washington's version of "The Game of Thrones", but without the nudity. ...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:50 PM
The Killing of Sister George
Directed by and starring Kathleen Turner. Through Dec. 23 at the Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Dr., New Haven. (203) 787-4282, longwharf.org
By Sarah Ruhl. Directed by Les Waters. Through Dec. 22 at...
| Apr 1, 2013
In 1991, Jan Thompson attended a reunion of World War II veterans who were prisoners of war in the Philippines. She accompanied her father, one of those veterans.
"I was just dumbfounded at what I heard," she said. "I walked out saying, 'Why doesn't...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:30 AM
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The comedy "Looped" – opening at Parker Playhouse next Tuesday for a six-day run before going on national tour – was never supposed to happen.
And the show about flamboyant actress Tallulah Bankhead near the end of her tumultuous life almost...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Stones in His Pockets
By Marie Jones. Directed by Evan Yionoulis. Through Feb. 16 at the Yale Repertory Theatre, corner of Chapel and York streets, New Haven. (203) 432-1234, http://www.yalerep.org
You think you know a show... and then the...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 2:55 PM
With her 20th novel, "The Beginner's Goodbye," about to be released, Baltimore novelist Anne Tyler is already hard at work on her 21st — a "sprawling family saga that goes on and on and on" that she'll be writing backward, beginning with the ending....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:44 AM
Dicen que Nicholas Cage igual que el personaje que interpreta en Ghost Rider, tuvo que vender su alma al diablo.
Así como el motociclista que Cage encarna en el filme hace pacto con el demonio para impartir justicia, el actor se afincó en el cine...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Tallulah is back and the Bushnell has got her.
Valerie Harper, who received a Tony Award nomination playing legendary actress Tallulah Bankhead, returns to the role for the launch of the national tour of “Looped” at the Belding Theater at the...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:45 AM
There may well have been a bit of nail-biting and fretting in the weeks leading up to the unveiling of the Long Wharf Theatre's lavish new auditorium. The theater set itself a tight schedule, beginning the overhaul in early summer and planning for it to...