| 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...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Denzel Washington excels at playing characters who don't wear everything on their sleeves, and he has another in this effective, well-paced melodrama about a rogue CIA man forced into hiding by his shady connections.
The fellow agent (Ryan Reynolds)...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:55 AM
Multiple Tony Award-winner Judith Ivey will star in Sam Shepard's "Cirse of the Starving Class" in early 2013 at New Haven's Long Wharf Theatre.
The announmcement will be made Monday night, along with the other shows slated for the 2012-13 season for the...
| May 7, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The return of Judith Ivey, a "world premiere" work about Louis Armstrong and the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Clybourne Park" are among the shows for the 2012-13 season at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven.
The 48th season opens with the new one-person...
| May 24, 2012
| 3:48 PM
The Park Avenue Players, Laguna Beach High School's dramatic acting group, will stage Neil Simon's "Rumors" to close out the theatrical year.
The production will open Friday night and run through June 3, the Players announced in a news release.
| 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...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 7:13 AM
Kathleen Turner will star and direct in a new adaptation of "The Killing of Sister George" at Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven.
Jeffrey Hatcher will write the adaptation of the play by Frank Marcus, whose estate has given Hatcher permission to re-...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Jake Johnson dijo que lo más raro de la fama para él no ha sido verse a sí mismo en la comedia de Fox "New Girl", o que lo reconozcan en la calle. Es la cantidad de hombres de su misma edad que le piden una foto solo con él.
"Me confunde un poco", dijo...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:46 PM
Sibling rivalry comes in many forms, but few cases develop in such gritty desperation as that depicted in Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Topdog/Underdog," now on stage at South Coast Repertory.
This grim yet often comical play, which...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Deposited at the door of Red Tape Theatre last week by a carsickness-inducing cab ride in a less-than-ideal state of wobbly mind and stomach, I arrived at the opening of "The Skriker," a play that conjures a notably bumpy ride all its own....