Tag Archives: The Space

This Week in New Haven (December 2 – 8)

New Haven Green Christmas Tree Lights - 2012

New Haven’s Christmas season starts in earnest this week with several light-hearted holiday traditions. Thursday’s lights up the Green. Friday’s might…

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This Week in New Haven (November 4 – 10)

Leaves hanging brightly colored from their trees

Provocations aplenty this week: politicians to vote for, a proposal about the nature of mankind to listen to, depictions of radical weather events to ponder, and risqué poses to put to paper.…

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Poetic License

Devlin Grunloh

If you’ve ever caught a Wednesday open mic night at The Space performance complex, 37-year-old performance poet Devlin Grunloh likely closed out the evening, reading just before last call. In 10 years, Grunloh has…

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This Week in New Haven (October 7 – 13)

Sarah Stillman

An acclaimed poet, four bestselling fiction authors and an award-winning investigative journalist bring their writers’ voices off the pages and into New Haven on Tuesday, Wednesday…

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Big Bang

The Honeycutters at Spaceland Ballroom

The Space—the rare all-ages concert stage that can attract national acts, and even rarer for being in the middle of Connecticut—just sort of happened.

The venue, which serves food and non-alcoholic beverages, occupies the center of an industrial lot off …

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This Week in New Haven (June 24 – 30)

An Oversimplification of Her Beauty

Arts & Ideas remains ubiquitous this week. But you’ll also find plenty to do at year-round institutions like the public library, Artspace and various rock clubs. It’s a festive time of year, with dance and music and circus acts, but …

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This Week in New Haven (May 27 – June 2)

Dave Douglas

“There’s a place for us, a time and place for us…” Those places, this week in New Haven, include New York’s Upper West Side (as in the classic musical West Side Story), the historic Pardee-Morris House…

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This Week in New Haven (May 20-26)

Howard Platt and Jarlath Conroy in A Couple of Blaguards at Long Wharf

Here’s all the dirt. Yalies tramp across New Haven Green Monday, kicking up dust in caps and gowns, then vamoose for parts unknown. A couple of Irishmen who were so poor as kids that they had to eat dirt for …

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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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