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This Week in New Haven (December 7 – 13)

Chanukah, a.k.a. the Jewish Festival of Lights, is underway, marked by the progress of the bulbs topping the big blue-lit menorah on the Green …

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This Week in New Haven (November 2 – 8)

Between different sorts of dance parties, a blisteringly busy music festival and dramatic, even operatic shows, the city’s music scene is unstoppable this week. …

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This Week in New Haven (June 29 – July 5)

Fourth of July Fireworks in New Haven 2014

Lots of past to be present for in the week ahead. Hymnal organ-playing Monday leads into old-style contra dancing on Thursday. Friday and…

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This Week in New Haven (March 23 – 29)

Just a Band - Yale's Africa Salon

New Haven goes on a world tour this week, no packing necessary. Tuesday, an honorary European speaks about food and “celebration”…

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This Week in New Haven (October 27 – November 2)

Jack White - "Blunderbuss" cover art

Amid celebrity appearances and other notable cultural events this week, the zombie elephant in the room is Halloween, which inspires a gutsy retail experiment in a tight space, a…

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This Week in New Haven (May 13 – 19)

"Columbus in the New World" at Yale Center for British Art

This week in New Haven begins with the jamming Alpaca Gnomes and ends with the klezmer band Nu Haven Kapelye, with jazz and punk and symphonies in between. There’s a high school youth…

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This Week in New Haven (May 6 – 12)

Trevor Powers a.k.a. Youth Lagoon

The school year is winding down, which means there’s a lot of concerts and performances marking the culminations of several years of study. Thespians at the Yale School of Drama stage full productions of new works by their classmates, as …

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This Week in New Haven (April 22 – 28)

Wayne Escoffery

It’s New Haven’s 375th birthday this week, and the soundtrack is jazz. The week offers such stellar practitioners of the artform as Willie Ruff (speaking about the links between line-singing in…

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This Week in New Haven (Sept 24 – 30)

Jersey Boys

The subject matters of some major events happening in New Haven this week might, at first glance, seem less than positive—the Irish Famine, a trying professional/romantic relationship, a sibling serving in Afghanistan and judges on the run for supporting regicide. But …

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