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  • "Looped" is intoxicating comedy at Parker Playhouse

    "Looped" is intoxicating comedy at Parker Playhouse
    Yes, "Looped" is a bit of a camp-fest. But why is that a bad thing? The comedy centered on Tallulah Bankhead - so wiped out by drugs and drink she can't loop a line of dialog for what would be her last film - is not the stuff of high-minded drawing...
  • A Talk With Valerie Harper, Living 'Here And Now'

    A Talk With Valerie Harper, Living 'Here And Now'
    In our first interview in the 1990s, Valerie Harper described the character of Rhoda Morgenstern —sidekick on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and star of the spinoff "Rhoda" — as "the brash New Yorker who says the unsayable." The same can be...
  • "Looped" comedy about Tallulah Bankhead comes to Parker Playhouse

    "Looped" comedy about Tallulah Bankhead comes to Parker Playhouse
    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...
  • Valerie Harper Drops Out Of 'Looped' Tour For Health Reasons

    Valerie Harper Drops Out Of 'Looped' Tour For Health Reasons
    Valerie Harper is exiting the tour of Matthew Lombardo’s “Looped” for medical reasons. ┬áThe actress, 73, was hospitalized earlier this month in New York City when she was rehearsing for the tour which was to kick off at Hartford’...
  • Valerie Harper Hospitalized; 'Looped' Run In Hartford Postponed

    Valerie Harper Hospitalized; 'Looped' Run In Hartford Postponed
    Valerie Harper, a four-time Emmy Award and Tony Award-nominated actress, was hospitalized over the weekend in New York City where she was rehearsing for the tour of the comedy "Looped," which was set to begin later this month in Hartford. The Bushnell...
  • Paper Weight: R.J. Julia Hosts Long Wharf Theater's January Joiner team, and Other Weighty Writers

    R.J. Julia Booksellers, one of the premiere independent bookstores in the state, is hosting a discussion of January Joiner, the new Laura Jacqmin play which begins performances that same week at the Long Wharf Theater. Jacqmin and the show’s...
  • Brian Hutchison Re-teams With Valerie Harper In "Looped" at Bushnell

    Brian Hutchison Re-teams With Valerie Harper In "Looped" at Bushnell
    Brian Hutchison will play opposite Valerie Harper in the Matthew Lombardo play, "Looped" when the play comes to the Belding Theater at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford Jan. 24 to Feb. 6 Both actors were in the 2010 Broadway...
  • Raising Curtains on the Hartford Theater Scene

    Raising Curtains on the Hartford Theater Scene
    Hartford has seldom seen more changes in its theater scene than it has in the past year. Two of the city's best-known theaters have had turnovers at their topmost ranks. In the June of 2010, Michael Wilson announced he was leaving Hartford Stage [50...
  • Lillian Gallo dies at 84; pioneering TV movie producer

    Lillian Gallo dies at 84; pioneering TV movie producer
    At 20th Century Fox Studios in the 1960s, Lillian Gallo earned the nickname Mrs. Average America. She turned out to be anything but. Then a producer's assistant, she was asked to screen the dailies of nearly every television show in the Fox pipeline. She...
  • Mary Tyler Moore's taboo-breaking shows seen in new light

    Mary Tyler Moore's taboo-breaking shows seen in new light
    In recent months the name Mary Tyler Moore has been bandied about with unexpected regularity bordering on reckless abandon. This is not just because she recently made her first TV appearance in many moons on pal Betty White's show "Hot in Cleveland" or...
  • Betty White at 90: Hugh Jackman, Mary Tyler Moore lead celebration

     
    The guest list includes White's "Hot in Cleveland" co-stars Valerie Bertinelli, Wendie Malick and Jane Leeves and White's "Mary Tyler Moore Show" co-stars Ed Asner, Valerie Harper and Gavin MacLeod....
  • This week: ‘American Idol,’ ‘Justified’ return; ‘Alcatraz’ debuts; Betty White hits 90

     
    Betty White is turning 90, and NBC is saluting the surviving star of "The Golden Girls." She gets a 90-minute special at 8 p.m. Monday that features her "Mary Tyler Moore" co-stars and her "Hot in Cleveland" co-stars. The stars celebrating White include...