Monthly Archives: April 2011

Aaron Caruso, Italian American singer, to perform May 16

We are very excited to bring Aaron Caruso, Italian American singer for a one night only concert at Long Wharf Theatre’s Mainstage Monday, May 16 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased by calling 203-787-4282. Caruso melds the sensibilities of great Neapolitan performers with the style of the Rat Pack. According to… Continue reading →

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Another story of Italian American life …

Several friends of Long Wharf Theatre’s have sent in stories about growing up Italian American to go along with the lovely old photos. Shane Quinn, born in New Haven, shared a story about his grandfather Peter Dino. I am a proud 3rd generation Italian-American. I am 25 years old, born in New Haven, CT, and… Continue reading →

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Long Wharf Theatre works with Hillhouse High to create new plays

Writing a play of any length in a month is an extremely daunting task. Yet, 20 Hillhouse High School sophomores achieved that goal on Tuesday. Long Wharf Theatre’s education department embarked on its first ever residency at Hillhouse High School in New Haven, taking place from March 1 through April 5. The final performance on… Continue reading →

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Sid Mukerjee speaks at Global Health

Sid Mukerjee vowed that he would write his book on the history of cancer – The Emperor of Maladies – from the perspective of the patient, despite his own background as a doctor. “If I could tell their stories, I could paint a very large canvas with very small brush strokes,” Mukerjee said. “That is… Continue reading →

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