Pantochino Productions original show named ‘Best Non-Equity Musical’

BroadwayWorld awarded Milford’s Pantochino Productions with a slew of Non-Equity Theatre awards, including Best Musical for their original production Italian Wedding Soup. Pantochino Productions took home 10 of BroadwayWorld’s Connecticut 2018 awards, which are selected based on readers’ nominations and votes from members of the theatre community. The nominated shows are those that opened between Oct. 1, 2017 and Sept. … read more

This Weekend: Play & film premieres; art shows & sales; jazz, rock, folk & opera, plus festivals

‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?’ opens on stage in Stamford Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, Todd Kreidler’s adaptation of the 1967 film based on the Academy Award-winning screenplay by William Rose, will open Curtain Call’s 27th season on tonight, Sept. 7, in the Dressing Room Theatre, Sterling Farms Theatre Complex, 1349 Newfield Avenue, Stamford. The Connecticut premiere of this play, … read more

This Weekend: Musicals, art show openings, outdoor concerts, festivals & more

‘Nordic Tapestry’ in new exhibit Before the weekend starts, the Washington Art Association & Gallery in collaboration with the Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens will open a new exhibit, The Nordic Tapestry Group: Weaving Knowledge into Personal Expression, on Thursday. The Nordic Tapestry Group consists of weavers from Sweden, Iceland and the United States who formed a decade ago … read more

‘Dractastic!’ on stage at Center for the Arts Oct. 30, 31 & Nov. 1

Award-winning Pantochino Productions Inc. presents its new family-friendly Halloween musical, “Dractastic!” at the Milford Center for the Arts on Railroad Avenue in Downtown Milford, Friday, Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 31 at 2 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. The rock musical is written by Bert Bernardi and Justin Rugg. Tickets are $18 online or $20 … read more