| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Mabou Mines is one of the most revered experimental theater companies in New York, and its leader Lee Breuer is one of the world's most respected avant-garde theater directors.
The troupe has some serious Connecticut connections as well. Breuer taught...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Multi-Tony Award nominee Marc Kudisch (Hartford Stage's "Summer and Smoke") joins the Yale Repertory Theatre production of "Hamlet" starring Emmy Award winner and Oscar nominee Paul Giamatti.
Kudisch plays Claudius and the Ghost of Hamlet's Father....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Three-time Tony Award-nominatee Marc Kudisch will play the title role in Westport Country Playhouse’s production of Molière’s “Tartuffe,” staged by David Kennedy, the theater's associate artistic director.
Mark Nelson (last...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 10:12 AM
The show: "Molière's "Tartuffe" at Westport Country Playhouse.
First impressions: David Kennedy's smart and stylish production plays it for real in this tale of a religious hypocrite and the foolish rich man who has fallen under his spell, despite his...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Westport Country Playhouse announces that due to ticket demand for its current production of Molière’s “Tartuffe,” an extra performance has been added on Sunday, Aug. 5, at 3 p.m.
The Playhouse production, now playing through Aug. 4,...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Directed by David Kennedy. English translation by Richard Wilbur. Through Aug. 5 at the Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court, Westport. (203) 227-4177; http://www.westportplayhouse.org
In the past two decades, there’ve been...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Broadway musical lovers know they can rely on theater maven Seth Rudetsky for enteraining insight via his Sirius radio show and his countless blogs, videos and podcasts. We found Friday's video entry on Playbill.com especially enlightening. Rudetsky,...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Kate Fry at Candida and Alan Schmuckler as Eugene in "A Minister's Wife" at Writers' Theatre in Glencoe in 2009. Casting has been announced for the New York transfer of Michael Halberstam's Writers' Theatre production of "A Minister's Wife," the......
| Feb 16, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Broadway expert Seth Rudetsky dishes on his influences....
| Mar 19, 2010
| 4:33 PM
â¢ The latest incarnation of "The Addams Family" -- which has already gone from 1940s cartoon to 1960s TV series to 1990s movie franchise -- is soon to bow on Broadway. The tuner stars Tony champs Nathan Lane and Bebe Neuwirth as lovebirds Gomez and...
| Sep 10, 2008
| 2:18 PM
After two postponements due to "technical demands," the curtain finally rose Tuesday night on previews for "9 to 5: The Musical," where audience members received an unexpected treat -- a mini-concert by Dolly Parton.
Parton, of course, penned the music...
| Sep 23, 2008
NOTHING gets the comic juices flowing like a workplace revenge fantasy. In "9 to 5: The Musical," an eager-to-please adaptation of the fizzy 1980 pop-feminist film, three female employees, tired of banging their heads against a low-hanging glass ceiling,...