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Cats 2019: A Review from Stage to Screen

Cats 2019: A Review from Stage to Screen

Ariana Ferrante, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2020

Warning: this article includes spoilers for the plot of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical ‘Cats’ and the recently released movie of the same name. Before seeing two versions of “Cats” -- onscreen and onstage at Boston Opera House -- my only exposure to the musical was listening to the cast recording...

Theatre Club Sends a Message With Musical “Cabaret”

Theatre Club Sends a Message With Musical

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

November 21, 2018

After the shooting at the synagogue in Pittsburgh by a neo-Nazi, the University of New Haven theater department saw an opportunity to speak up. Bucknall Theater hosted the opening of the theater department’s performance of “Cabaret” on Wednesday. The show takes place in a small Berlin nightclub during ...

“Be More Chill” Upgrades

Angela Tricarico, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2018

Be More Chill, a musical with music and lyrics by Joe Iconis and a book by Joe Tracz, is transferring to Broadway with opening night set for March 10, 2019 at the Lyceum Theater. The musical is a coming-of-age story with a sci-fi twist, based on the 2004 young-adult novel of the same name by Ned Vi...

Classics Worth Watching

Ben Atwater

September 9, 2015


Get lost Into the Woods

The Charger Bulletin

February 5, 2015

By STEPHEN SHEPERD CONTRIBUTING WRITER [email protected] Based on the acclaimed stage musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, Rob Marshall’s Into the Woods is a fitting film adaptation of the original theatrical masterpiece. It is hard to beat a stage version, of course, and some d...

Shiver with anticipation for the premiere of Rocky Horror

Elissa Sanci

October 8, 2014

The University of New Haven Theater Program’s production of The Rocky Horror Show will premiere on Nov. 12 in Bucknall Theater at 8 p.m. The Rocky Horror Show is a musical written by Richard O’Brien that has captured audiences since its inception in the early 1970s. The musical is a hu...

Newly renamed Bucknall Theater holds first musical, Spring Awakening

Ashley Winward

May 7, 2014

Alumnus William L. Bucknall Jr. was in attendance at a sold out opening night in the theater newly renamed in his honor just a few weeks ago. In the first major performance since this renaming, the University of New Haven’s Theater Department put on five performances of the rock musical, Spr...

Less Miserable, More Boring

Cameron Hines

January 30, 2013

Based off of the beloved musical based off of the beloved novel, Tom Hooper’s adaptation of Les Miserables has finally arrived. The musical has captured the hearts and emotions of those who’ve seen the musical. This film leaves something to be desired. As someone who had never seen any form of th...

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