Single and Group Tickets Now on Sale for Hartford Stage’s 2019/2020 season

Hartford, CT – July 13, 2019 – Single and group tickets for Hartford Stage’s 2019/2020 season are now on sale. The Tony Award-winning regional theatre’s upcoming season will captivate audiences with classic and contemporary stories of redemption, reconnection, rediscovery, resilience, reinvention and resplendence. Hartford Stage’s 2019/2020 season features Melia Bensussen’s directorial debut as Artistic Director, Eugene…

Hartford Stage Announces Cynthia Rider as New Managing Director

HARTFORD, CT — June 5, 2019 — David R. Jimenez, President of the Board of Directors of Hartford Stage, and incoming Artistic Director Melia Bensussen have announced the appointment of Cynthia Rider as Managing Director of the Tony Award-winning theatre. Rider, who previously served as Executive Director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, will assume the role in July. She takes over the position from…

Hartford Stage Announces Last Two Plays of their 56th season

HARTFORD, CT — April 9, 2019 — Hartford Stage announced today the last two plays of the Tony Award-winning regional theatre’s 56th season. Incoming Hartford Stage Artistic Director Melia Bensussen will stage the Eugene O’Neill coming-of-age comedy Ah, Wilderness! It will be Bensussen’s first production as Artistic Director at Hartford Stage. Former Hartford Stage Artistic Director Michael Wilson will return to direct…

Hartford Stage Announces Casting for World Premiere of “The Flamingo Kid”

HARTFORD, CT — April 1, 2019 — Hartford Stage announced today the cast and creative team for the world premiere musical The Flamingo Kid, helmed by Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak. The musical, which closes the 2018-19 season, boasts an impressive cast of Broadway and regional theatre talent. Performances for The Flamingo Kid begin on Thursday, May 9, and run through Sunday,…

Hartford Stage Add’s Nilaja Sun in “Pike St” to Season Line-up

HARTFORD, CT — March 28, 2019 — Hartford Stage announced today one additional play for the Tony Award-winning regional theatre’s 56th season. Obie-Award winning playwright, actor and teaching artist Nilaja Sun will perform Pike St., her compelling new solo show. The last two productions of the 2019/2020 season will be announced in the coming weeks. “Nilaja’s No Child… was one of my…

Hartford Stage Announces Three Plays for the 2019/2020 Season

Season includes works from Octavio Solis, Molly Smith Metzler and Elizabeth Williamson HARTFORD, CT — March 14, 2019 — Hartford Stage announced today three plays for the upcoming 2019/2020 season, including Quixote Nuevo by Octavio Solis, Cry it Out by Molly Smith Metzler and Jane Eyre, adapted and directed by Hartford Stage Associate Artistic Director Elizabeth Williamson. Three additional mainstage productions will be announced in the…