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Lion’s Den

Benjamin Scheuer at Long Wharf Theatre.

On Game of Thrones, playboy dwarf Tyrion Lannister is tortured by his father’s rejections. On Breaking Bad, chemistry teacher Walter White is tortured by the idea that he isn’t the kind of father he should be. In Star

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This Week in New Haven (January 4 – 10)

Wee Gee Was Here by Will Lustenader

Watchers have a lot of lookers to see; listeners have a lot of sounders to hear; and the two camps have more than one reason to get together, this week in New Haven. …

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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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Mistaken Identity

I’m just a soul whose intentions are good.
Oh Lord, please don’t let me be misunderstood.

—Nina Simone, “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” (1964)…

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This Week in New Haven (October 19 – 25)

Back to the Future (1985) poster art

Twinkly lights in the sky whose waves are at least several years old. A 60-year-old play with a strange internal clock. Iconic time-traveling movies and set lists. A weekend that feels …

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This Week in New Haven (September 14 – 20)

Sunday at the Park 2014

Gear up for an intense week of leisure, where celebrity appearances and back-to-back gatherings celebrate courage, creativity, competition and cuisine.…

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Murder, Staged

Ian Lowe and Kyle Branzel in Murder For Two at Long Wharf Theatre

With Murder for Two, the crowd is in on it. The performers not only wink and nod at you, both literally and figuratively, but also chastise you and apologize to you, and at one point…

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This Week in New Haven (August 17 – 23)

The week begins calmly, with a soft-hitting show at a small local club and a good opportunity to quiet the mind. Then titters and giggles and other crowd noises begin to…

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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 (February 23 – March 1)

Salaam Dunk

There’s no February 29 this year, but there are still plenty of leaps this week. The city has us jumping, from topics like women’s basketball in Iraq…

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