Personal answers to big questions create interactive public art

"I didn’t have to tell people I was the creator of the structures for them to turn to me and say something along the lines of, 'I’ve never really thought about this. This is a good question. It’s...

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Celebrating Our City, All Year!

In our down time, Festival staff get to enjoy tons of amazing things going on in our community. Each week, our Louise Endel Community Engagement Manager Sarah Sherban, will be sharing a few things...

Make the Festival Happen!

It is our privilege to bring a world of arts and ideas together for you each summer. A Festival like this, with 200+ events over 15 days takes years of planning - from the big picture to the small...

Personal answers to big questions create interactive public art

"I didn’t have to tell people I was the creator of the structures for them to turn to me and say something along the lines of, 'I’ve never really thought about this. This is a good question. It’s...

One Paper, Many Moments - Alex Ripp, Ideas Program Manager

Every time I look at the large sheet of paper still hanging on my office wall, different memories spill into my consciousness, but today, these are the ones that surface.

Festival 21 Video: Celebrate Your Summer

Festival 21 was the best Fest ever! Our artists, premieres, and panelists reached local, national, and global audiences, and you were here. We’re sharing the celebration with this video postcard...

Thank you for being part of the extraordinary experience that was Festival 21!

Save the dates for Festival 22!

Cirque Mechanics with the New Haven Symphony Orchestra TONIGHT on the New Haven Green!

Our Headline concerts on the First Niagara Stage come to a close tonight with a dazzling whirl of acrobats, cyclists, and one-of-a-kind machines.

Arts & Ideas Hosts a U.S. Naturalization Ceremony on the New Haven Green June 24

Twenty-six people from 19 countries became citizens of the United States today, right here in New Haven.

"The Money" makes it's American Premiere!

"The Money" is an interactive, immersive, theater show/game hybrid that is guaranteed to make you think!

AirPlay is Fun for All!

Air Play is a comic adventure on an epic scale. If you are 5 or 105 you will be delighted!

Explore the city on our Bike Tours!

Our tour partners, Elm City Cycling, lead tours around the city and around the area - whether you are a beginning biker or a road tested enthusiast, there is something for everyone!

Red Baraat TONIGHT on the New Haven Green!

Red Baraat invites you to come down to the New Haven Green TONIGHT!

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