Monthly Archives: September 2015

Ayad Akhtar Examines Identity with DISGRACED

The theatre has the power to do a lot to an audience: make us laugh, make us cry, make us think. It’s the thinking that playwright Ayad Akhtar’s work seems to invoke. If you’ve heard anything about our upcoming production … Continue reading

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First Rehearsal: DISGRACED

There are few things that Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein likes more than encouraging a bit of theatrical controversy. He loves the free exchange of ideas that happen in a  theatre, and if there is a bit of argument in the … Continue reading

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Inside the Shops: Building the DISGRACED Set to Last

Summer’s winding down which means we’re winding up at LWT. The first show of our season, Disgraced, doesn’t start performances until October 14th, but our scene shop has already completed building the first flats of the season for the show. … Continue reading

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Long Wharf Theatre and New Haven Free Public Library to Hold Partnership Celebration September 25th

Long Wharf Theatre and the New Haven Free Public Library will host an evening celebrating partnership and community, marking the beginning of the organizations’ 2015-16 partnership. The celebration will take place on Friday, September 25 from 6 to 8 pm … Continue reading

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