| Jan 25, 2012
| 12:05 PM
John Bixler (CRT's "Guys and Dolls") and Jan Radcliff (numerous roles at Michigan's Purple Ropse Theatre) are the Equity actors joining "Guiding Light" star Kim Zimmer in the regional premiere of "Odysses D.O.A.," written and directed by Stephen...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival, the largest comedy film festival in the USA, will head East to Hartfiord's Mark Twain House & Museum this month.
The "Festival Encore" will run Friday, Feb. 24; Saturday, Feb. 25; and Sunday, Feb. 26 and will be...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Mara Lieberman is the new artistic director Bated Breath Theatre Company, which is is restructuring as “a performance collective in order to bring a wide variety of cutting-edge performances to the Hartford area.”
| Feb 21, 2012
| 2:00 PM
John Bixler (left) plays Elliot and daytime television star Kim Zimmer (right) plays his mother, Mrs. Hayes, in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's upcoming regional premiere of Stephen Svoboda's Odysseus DOA, a contemporary reimagining of Homer's Odyssey set...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Rob Campbell and Susannah Schulman head the cast in the Yale Repertory Theatre production of William Shakespeare’s "The Winter's Tale," directed by Obie Award-winner Liz Diamond, at the University Theatre (222 York St.) March 16 to April 7....
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:13 AM
The regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck’s satirical play, “O Beautiful” will kick off the 2012-13 season at Connecticut Repertory Theatre on the UConn campus in Storrs.
Described as “a theatrically inventive mash up of...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Will Haden, a second year MFA actor and Hannah Kaplan, a senior BFA actor, are the leads in the Connecticut Repertory Theatre production of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" which begins performances tonight at the Nafe Katter Theatre on the...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:30 AM
In Connecticut Repertory Theatre's new production of William Shakespeare's classic love story Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio (Andrea Pane, left), Romeo (Will Haden, center) and Benvolio (Ryan Marcone) do what any sensible teenage men of their time would do:...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:05 AM
When advertising O Beautiful, the Connecticut Repertory Theatre went out of their way to include a warning that many people might get offended by the play's social, political and religious topical themes. If that's not reason to see a play, I don't know...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 11:35 AM
In Sunday's Arts Section of The Hartford Courant, I write about Jerry Adler, who is featured as an actor in the premiere of the Mike Reiss comedy "I'm Connecticut" at the Harriet Jorgensen Theatre on the UConn campus, a production of Connecticut Repertory...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:17 PM
Jackie Burns, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, UConn BFA alum and Connecticut native, is now starring as Elphaba in the hit musical "Wicked" on Broadway.
Burns started in the role on Tuesday. Also starring in the show is Chandra Lee Schwartz, also from...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:55 AM
Just when you thought the project was already pretty interesting....Joyce DeWitt, the actress best known for the '70s sitcom "Three's Comedy," will star in the new play by "The Simpsons" writer Mike Reiss which will receive its world premiere in...