Tag Archives: University Theatre

This Week in New Haven (June 22 – 28)

Angelique Kidjo during the 2015 International Festival of Ideas

Following last night’s electrifying Angélique Kidjo performance on the green (pictured above), an appealing talk today cleanses New Haven’s palate before next…

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This Week in New Haven (June 15 – 21)

After Raining by Wu Jianfeng

It’s a cool week, and not just because it’s supposed to rain a bunch. Starting with a breaking-up band offering a final farewell and ending with a fellow who spends his…

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Labor of Love

The Yale Baroque Opera Project has a big heart.

No, really. High above the stage inside Yale’s University Theatre, where the group performs Cavalli’s Erismena

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This Week in New Haven (April 6 – 12)

Cultural and bodily nourishment come together this week. The latter means food: eating it, learning about it, then working off the excess. The former means history and the arts: reading Viking rune…

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This Week in New Haven (January 26 – February 1)

Anjelique Kidjo

Get ready—it’s snow time. It’s also showtime, with a couple of plays—one a classic, the other a twist on a classic—staging downtown, plus…

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This Week in New Haven (December 15 – 21)

Kung Fu

Hanukkah starts with a bang—probably several of them—on Tuesday, and the ramp-up to Christmas continues with grand seasonal performances by…

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This Week in New Haven (November 10 – 16)

The Rocky Horror Show mashup

This week challenges us to a series of duals: two rock shows on the same night at the same address; two United States Poet Laureates speaking on the same afternoon a quarter-mile apart…

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This Week in New Haven (June 23 – 29)

TRACES © Michael Meseke

Can you taste it? This week the city has a thoroughly international flavor to it. There’s the ongoing International Festival of Arts & Ideas, of course. There’s also…

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Headliner News

"The Events"

What becomes a community arts festival with a global bent? For Mary Lou Aleskie, executive director of New Haven’s International Festival of Arts & Ideas—who officially announced this year’s festival schedule yesterday…

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This Week in New Haven (March 10 – 16)

St. Patrick's Day Parade revelers

Yesterday, the pain of losing an hour in the morning gave way to the pleasure of a long, bright afternoon, and there’s a lot of both going around in the week to come. Events focusing on…

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