Broadway and TV vet Orson Bean and TV and stage thesp (and former Miss America) Lee Meriwether will join the cast of the musical workshop of "Radio Girl."
Jeremy B. Cohen is ankling as associate artistic director of Hartford Stage to become producing artistic director at the Playwrights Center in Minneapolis, beginning the new role in mid-September.
Legit vets Sam Waterston and Brian Murray will play an art historian and an art dealer, respectively, in the American preem of Simon Gray's 2004 play "The Old Masters."
Longtime artistic director Michael Wilson will exit Hartford Stage at the end of the 2010-11 season, ending a 13-year tenure.
The damn Yankees aren't the only baseball team with a musical-theater hex.
Kate Mulgrew and John Douglas Thompson will play the title roles in William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra" at Hartford Stage.
Nicholas Martin will open the Beantown season with a revival of William Inge's "Bus Stop,"
Long Wharf slate set.
M. Edgar Rosenblum, longtime executive director at New Haven's Long Wharf Theater -- as well as an executive at a number of other theaters and organizations -- died Saturday at his home in Woodstock…
A musical based on the 1962 Shirley Jackson novel "We Have Always Lived in the Castle" will have its world premiere in New Haven as part of the 2010-11 season at the Yale Repertory Theater.
A new musical adaptation of "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" -- with music by Henry Krieger ("Dreamgirls") and lyrics by Susan Birkenhead ("Jelly's Last Jam") -- is on tap for a developmental production…