Tag Archives: Edgerton Park

This Week in New Haven (August 13 – 19)

Free the Beaches

Academic and personal histories texture a week in which Jazz Age meets Jazz Week and indulgence meets endurance.

Monday, August 13
“During the long, hot summers of the late 1960s and 1970s, one man began a campaign to open some …

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Made to Measure

“There is a lure about milestoning, similar to that of fishing,” wrote Henry P. Sage…

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Choosing Slides

Friday was a formidable day. Dervishes of powder whipped across the ground. Bare branches creaked like haunted house doors. The cold air burned. But the sun was out, and so were dozens of kids…

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Cold Comfort

What Is Real? Ice Cream

In Edgerton Park last Friday, before a performance of Elm Shakespeare Company’s The Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet, theatergoers were settling down with their lawn chairs and pizzas. Next to the reflective surface of the…

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This Week in New Haven (September 4 – 10)

Annual acts of athleticism and leisure meet a Yale that’s back in action. …

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This Week in New Haven (August 28 – September 3)

Sound of Music (1965) Julie Andrews Credit: 20th Century Fox

Between three outdoor parties and a downtown beer crawl, it’s clear New Haven’s not letting summer go without a fight. …

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This Week in New Haven (August 14 – 20)

A moment from Elm Shakespeare Company's 2016 summer production

Summer fun happens by land, sea and air this week in New Haven. …

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This Week in New Haven (September 12 – 18)

New Haven Grand Prix

From conscientiousness to creativity, New Haven this week cycles through many of its finest impulses—including a love of cycling. …

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This Week in New Haven (September 5 – 11)

Lines are drawn—also run, strummed, spoken, painted, read, ridden, sung, printed and sculpted—this week in New Haven. …

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Drama-rama

A photo essay.

Presented each summer ’neath sky and bough, Elm Shakespeare Company’s annual rendition of one of its namesake’s plays is …

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