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A New Scrooge Adds His Touch to “A Christmas Carol” at Hartford Stage

By Karen Isaacs

 A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas has returned to Hartford Stage for its 20th year of performances through Saturday, Dec. 590 more words

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Hartford Stage Introduces a New Scrooge

By Karen Isaacs

 How do you take over a part that for 20 years has been play almost exclusively by one actor? Michael Preston is facing that dilemma as the new Scrooge in the Hartford Stage production of… 512 more words

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A New Christmas Musical Offers a Local Take on "A Christmas Carol"

By Karen Isaacs

 Two new Scrooges are gracing Connecticut stages this holiday season. Each will bring takes on the classic character and story of A Christmas Carol. 1,551 more words

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"Seder", a World Premiere at Hartford Stage Asks Challenging Questions

By Karen Isaacs

 Philosophers and theologians for centuries have written, discussed and argued, what should someone do in periods of repression, danger, war? Do you do what is necessary to survive? 1,274 more words

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A Magical, Almost Perfect Production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Hartford Stage

By Karen Isaacs

 You may feel that another production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream would be a bore; after all it is produced all the time. 996 more words

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Lots to Anticipate with Pleasure in Connecticut’s Up-Coming Theater Season

By Karen Isaacs

 Every year as theaters announce their up-coming seasons, certain productions pique my interest. I circle their dates on my calendar in anticipation. 733 more words

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Great Music, Fascinating Performance Combined in “Our Great Tchaikovsky” at Hartford Stage

By Karen Isaacs

 Hershey Felder has combined his considerable piano skills, with acting, writing and directing, to create a series of theater pieces on the lives of great composers. 540 more words

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