Friday, June 27, 2014
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
We decided to have lunch at the celebrated seafood café in the park. There was a half hour wait to order then another half hour wait for the food but the "fish basket" would have fed thousands and was worth the wait.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
The Connecticut Critics Circle Awards for the 2013 - 2014 season have been announced. The awards will be presented at a gala ceremony on Monday, June 23 at the Westport Country Playhouse.
The recipients are:
Outstanding Production of a Play – Dual Awards
Kaliswa Brewster, Kate MacCluggage and Mahira Kakkar.
Photo by Charles Erickson
These Paper Bullets! Yale Repertory Theatre
Outstanding Production of a Musical
The cast of The Most Happy Fella.
Photo by Diane Sobolewski
Photo by Diane Sobolewski
The Most Happy Fella Goodspeed Opera House
Outstanding Director of a Play
Ceci Fernandez as Frida, Keira Naughton as Ulcie, Ariana Venturi
as Higgy, Jeanine Serralles as Bea and Brad Heberlee as the priest.
Photo by Joan Marcus
Jackson Gay – These Paper Bullets! Yale Repertory Theatre
Outstanding Director of a Musical
Rob Ruggiero – The Most Happy Fella Goodspeed Opera House
Outstanding Leading Actor in a Play
Matthew Rauch – Macbeth
Outstanding Leading Actress in a Play
Kate Levy. Photo by Lanny Nagler
Kate Levy – The Other Place
Outstanding Leading Actress in a Musical
Katie Rose Clark. Photo by T. Charles Erickson
Katie Rose Clarke – Last Five Years Long Wharf Theatre
Outstanding Leading Actor in a Musical
Bill Nolte – The Most Happy Fella Goodspeed Opera House
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Caryn West – Vanya…
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Dual Award
Steve Routman – The Underpants
Hartford Stage/Long Wharf Theatre
Frank Vlastnik – Room Service
Westport Country Playhouse
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Janelle Robinson – South Pacific Summer Theatre of
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Tony Sheldon – Hello, Dolly! Goodspeed Opera House
Bruch Reed. Pascale Armand, Chris Thorn and Laura Woodward.
Photo by Lanny Nagler
Sheniqua Denise Trotman – Dreamgirls Ivoryton Playhouse
Greg Graham – Somewhere
Outstanding Set Design
Michael Yeargan – These Paper Bullets! Yale Repertory Theatre
Outstanding Costume Design
Jessica Ford – These Paper Bullets! Yale Repertory Theatre
Outstanding Sound Design
Jason Crystal – Somewhere
Outstanding Lighting Design
Matthew Richards – Macbeth
Billie Joe Armstrong – Score for “…Bullets!” Yale Repertory Theatre
A Broken Umbrella Theatre
The Tom Killen Award
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
We caught the brand spanking new Green Line light rail to St. Paul. After many years and many millions of dollars the new route was opened last weekend so we hopped on with a single destination in mind. Downtown St Paul and...
A truck was passing the window when we took this shot.