Marivaux & 18th Century French Comedy and Other Special Events Set for Hartford Stage's La Dispute
Dinner + Design
At 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, join members of the Costume, Scenery and Technical Departments for a catered pre-show dinner. Get an up-close look at costumes sketches from each show and discuss the design and production. Join us for a stylish evening followed by a fabulous show! Reservations required. Tickets are $25. Cash bar.
At 5:45 p.m. Thursday, September 26, come early and bring your appetite for an exclusive backstage tour, followed by a catered pre-show dinner in our upper lobby! Managing Director Mike Stotts will join you for a behind-the-scenes discussion about what goes into producing a play. Reservations required. Tickets are $25. Cash bar. This is an UPPER LOBBY event, accessible only by stairs.
History of Hartford Stage
Now entering its 50th Anniversary season, Hartford Stage is one of the nation's leading resident theatres, known internationally for producing classics, provocative new plays and musicals, and neglected works from the past, as well as a distinguished education program that reaches 21,000 students annually. Hartford Stage has earned many of the nation's most distinguished awards, including a Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre, the Margo Jones Award for Development of New Works, OBIE awards, two New York Critics Circle Awards, a Dramatists Guild/CBS Award and an Elliot Norton Award, and has produced nationally renowned titles, including the Broadway productions of Enchanted April and Our Country's Good and the Off-Broadway productions of The Orphans' Home Cycle and The Carpetbaggers Children. In the fall of 2013, the Hartford Stage production of A Gentlemen's Guide to Love and Murder will open at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Broadway. The leading provider of theatre education programs in Connecticut, Hartford Stage's offerings include student matinees, in-school theatre residencies, teen performance opportunities, theatre classes for students (ages 3-18) and adults, afterschool programs and professional development courses.