MacArthur Foundation Honors Jason Moran

The MacArthur Foundation has named Jason Moran as one of 23 "genius award” fellowship recipients this year. Click here to read the article by Felicia R. Lee in the New York Times.

Jason Moran has...

Celebrate the Festival's Fall Fellows on Tuesday October 5

Celebrate the Festival's Fall Fellows!

Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Time: 5:30pm-7pm
Location: 195 Church Street, 12th Floor, New Haven

Light refreshments will be served

Kindly RSVP to Dawn Gibson-...

Bill T. Jones to be celebrated at Kennedy Center Honors on December 5

Congratulations to Bill T. Jones, one of the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors recipients. Joining Bill this year on December 5 are Merle Haggard, Jerry Herman, Paul McCartney, and Oprah Winfrey.

Bill T....

Miguel Zenón to perform in Hartford on Saturday September 4

Grammy Award winner and MacArthur Grant recipient Miguel Zenón will be performing at the Polish National Home, 60 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford on Saturday, September 4. Tickets are $10 each. Click...

International Festival of Arts & Ideas featured in September "Best of Connecticut" issue of Connecticut Magazine

The editors of Connecticut Magazine® have featured the International Festival of Arts & Ideas as the Best of Connecticut® 2010 Winner for Best Festival. More than 200 Best of Connecticut 2010 winners...

Arts & Ideas Fellow Ed Chase receives scholarship from Connecticut Chapter of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials

Ed Chase of Seymour, one of the inaugural Arts & Ideas Fellows in 2010, is the recipient of a $3,500 scholarship from the Connecticut Chapter of the
National Association of Housing and Redevelopment...

David Leddy's "Sub Rosa" Featured At Edinburgh Festival Fringe

David Leddy's "Sub Rosa" is one of the features of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Click to read articles by Christopher Arnott in the New Haven Advocate and Steven McElroy in the New York Times.


Arts & Ideas Fellowship Program Applications Due September 3

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas Fellowship Program will be offered this coming Fall 2010. The Fellowship Program is specifically designed to give high school juniors and seniors exposure...

Special Offer to Festival Members: Discount on Tickets to Pilot Pen Tennis through August 6

The Festival has just added a new benefit for all 2010 Members: a 20% discount on select tickets for Pilot Pen Tennis, New England’s ultimate tennis experience! This discount offer is valid July 23...

Take the 2010 Online Festival Survey by Friday July 30

Share your thoughts with the Festival! Please take a few minutes to fill out the 2010 Online Festival Survey. It will help us gauge the impact of this year's Festival while providing us with helpful...

Hartford Courant: Premiere of String Quartet No. 3 by Christopher Rouse "Breathtaking"

Click here to read the Hartford Courant review by Dana Astmann of the world premiere of String Quartet No.3 by Christopher Rouse.

Additional Festival Membership Benefits To Be Announced Throughout The Summer

Festival Members have enjoyed numerous benefits throughout the past
year, including special discount offers from organizations such as Pilot
Pen Tennis, Lincoln Center Festival, Jacob's Pillow Dance...