Feeding the Dragon

Feeding the Dragon

Director Maria Mileaf

Meet the Artist

New York-based director Maria Mileaf is making her Hartford Stage directorial debut with Feeding the Dragon. She has directed past productions at ACT, Lincoln Center, The Old Globe, Williamstown, the Geffen, and Playwrights Horizons. Read more…

Maria Mileaf

A Conversation with Sharon Washington

A Brief Chat

Playwright and actress Sharon Washinton discusses the inspiration and inception for Feeding the Dragon. Read more…

Sharon Washington

The Secret Apartments of the Carnegie Libraries

The Setting for the Play

Committed to philanthropy from early on in his career, Carnegie gave his financial support to a large number of projects throughout the United States and the English-speaking world. Read more…

Read Along with Sharon Washington!

Some of Sharon Washington’s Favorite Books

Growing up in the custodial apartment of a library afforded Sharon Washington an endless supply of reading material which sparked her imagination. Read more…

Sharon Washington

Libraries Build Communities

The Hartford Public Library

Public libraries are the global commons; they are society’s great equalizer and places that strengthen communities. Libraries serve a critical role in a community and a society, providing opportunities for learning, exploring, and engaging. For all. Everyone. Read more…

Quinn Carey

Production Sponsor Spotlight: Robinson+Cole LLP

An Interview with Eric Daniels, Managing Partner

“With our upcoming sponsorship of Feeding the Dragon, this will mark 18 years in a row that Robinson+Cole has chosen to support one of the productions at Hartford Stage.” Read more…

Eric Daniels

Classical Magnet School and Hartford Stage

A Mutually-Beneficial Partnership

For over 20 years, the partnership between Hartford Stage and Classical Magnet School has been a foundation for arts education in the Greater Hartford area. This relationship grew from Classical Magnet’s participation in Hartford Stage’s Interact program… Read more…

Classical Magnet

Meet the Staff

Molly Sullivan, Subscriptions and Group Sales Manager

“I love talking to people about theatre. I love hearing their opinions, good or bad, and the stories they want to share. As the Subscriptions Manager, I’ll have even more opportunity to listen to our patrons and help them have the best experience with us they possibly can.” Read more…

Molly Sullivan

Short Takes

News at Hartford Stage

A look at our lobby; Partnership with the Hartford Public Library; HPL @ Hartford Stage; The Evolution of the Public Library; Tiny Tim’s Annual Food Drive; Our sensory friendly performance of A Christmas Carol; Gala preview; Edward Gorey, Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express. Read more…

Short Takes