Connecticut Theater News and Reviews

Multiracial Gypsy Announces Complete Casting
By Hayley Levitt · Jun 26, 2014 · Connecticut

Leslie Uggams will lead the company as Mama Rose at Connecticut Repertory Theatre.

The Bikinis Will Play Connecticut's Long Wharf Theatre
By David Gordon · May 27, 2014 · Connecticut

The musical celebration of the 1960s will run in July.

Adam Heller to Star as Tevye in Goodspeed Musicals' Production of Fiddler on the Roof
By Hayley Levitt · May 16, 2014 · East Haddam

Performances of the Sholem Aleichem-inspired musical will begin next month.

Becoming Dr. Ruth
By Sandy MacDonald · Jun 19, 2013 · Hartford
Debra Jo Rupp in Becoming Dr. Ruth(© Lanny Nagler) Even if you think you know everything about world-famous sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer, playwright Mark St. Germain (
Dear Elizabeth
By Sandy MacDonald · Dec 11, 2012 · Connecticut
Mary Beth Fisher and Jefferson Mays in Dear Elizabeth© Joan Marcus For her latest play, Dear Elizabeth: A Play in Letters from Elizabeth Bishop to Robert Lowell and Back Ag
The Killing of Sister George
By Sandy MacDonald · Dec 10, 2012 · Connecticut
Clea Alsip and Kathleen Turner in The Killing of Sister George (© T. Charles Erickson) Kathleen Turner deserves a measure of thanks for dusting off Frank Marcus's ...
Something's Afoot
By Christopher Caggiano · Oct 26, 2012 · Connecticut
Lynne Wintersteller and Ed Dixon in Something's Afoot(© Diane Sobolewski) Whodunnit? Who cares? That's the impression I was left with at the end of Something's Afoot...
Satchmo at the Waldorf
By Sandy MacDonald · Oct 15, 2012 · New Haven
John Douglas Thompson in Satchmo at the Waldorf(© T Charles Erickson) On the face of it, John Douglas Thompson might not be anyone's first choice to portray Louis Armstrong, ...