Rear Window

McKinley Belcher III

Meet the Artist

Actor McKinley Belcher III

McKinley Belcher III is an actor on the rise. Belcher, one of the stars of the upcoming PBS Civil War drama series, Mercy Street, will now be tackling the role of Sam in the world premiere of Rear Window.
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Cornell Woolrich

Cornell Woolrich

The Poe of the Twentieth Century

Isaac Asimov called Cornell Woolrich “the master of suspense,” and his main editor and biographer Francis M. Nevins, Jr. called him the “Poe of the Twentieth Century.”
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LEGO Community Fund

LEGO® Community Fund

Grant to Support Connections Program

Hartford Stage has received a grant in the amount of $82,500 from the LEGO® Community Fund US to support and expand Connections, one of the theatre’s most successful and in-demand education programs.
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Grand Opening

Welcome to the New Hartford Stage

Hartford Stage donors and supporters gathered in early October to celebrate the completion of the third phase in our $13 million, multi-year renovations, including the new glass façade, digital marque, outdoor courtyard, and our first elevator.
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Antay Bilgutay

Meet the Staff

Antay Bilgutay, Director of Development

"I’m a first-generation American. My dad came from Istanbul, Turkey, to study medicine in Minneapolis, and my mom came from Hamburg, Germany, to work in the Bay Area. They met in San Francisco at a nightclub called The Red Garter..."
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America in the Forties

A Stark World View

America in the Forties

American society was undergoing some major shifts in the 1940s. Only three weeks after the end of World War II, as soldiers were beginning to return from the front...
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A Christmas Carol

A Sensory-Friendly Christmas Carol

Second Annual Performance on December 8

A sensory-friendly performance is a performance that is modified to accommodate individuals with sensory-input challenges, those with anxiety, and people with a wide range of cognitive abilities.
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