New Art, New Cities, New Living

It has been twenty years since the Festival began its annual artistic takeover of New Haven. Both here and around the world, the expansion of arts and culture beyond the walls of theaters and...

Look back on Festival 2015!

16 days of great art and big ideas, June 12-27, 2015.

Plena Libre - TONIGHT!

Plene Libre is our final concert of 2015 on the First Niagra Stage. Come and join us!

Carmen de Lavallade: As I Remember It

Carmen de Lavallade invites you to come to the Yale Repertory Theater at 2pm today to see her final New Haven performance of "As I Remember It"

Explore the greater New Haven area on our Bike Tours!

New Haven is a vibrant cycling community! See the sights, explore bike trails and paths, and discover a piece of local history.

Machine de Cirque: Now Playing in New Haven

Machine de Cirque is an exciting new ensemble of young acrobats out of Quebec's vibrant and innovative circus arts scene. The company brings to New Haven a thrilling new show, featuring gravity-...

Imani Winds has a Passion for Bach and Coltrane

Passion for Bach and Coltrane is inspired by the poetry of A.B. Spellman, specifically his book of poems Things I Must Have Known. The poetry speaks to the musical mastery of J.S. Bach, John Coltrane...

Angélique Kidjo​ wants you out on the New Haven Green TONIGHT!

Angélique Kidjo wants you out on the New Haven Green TONIGHT for a great concert with Ibeyi! 7pm. Be there.

Catching up with Perfect Catch!

his heart-warming comedy features the expert juggling team of Michael Karas and Jen Slaw.
After the 3:00pm show on Sunday, June 21 Michael and Jen will provide materials and lead a from-the-stage...

Kurt Elling with the New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Kurt Elling joins the New Haven Symphony Orchestra in tonights headline concert featuring the music of Frank Sinatra. It may be raining this afternoon, but we are planning on a beautiful concert...

Rodney King at the Long Wharf Theater!

History, poetry and tragedy collide when Roger Guenveur Smith tackles the thorny odyssey of Rodney King—deemed “the first reality TV star”—from the harsh initial glare of the national spotlight as...

A water view of New Haven!

Come see New Haven from a different perspective on our Boat Tours! Join the New Haven Parks, Recreation and Trees Outdoor Adventure Program on scenic canoe and kayak tours of Lighthouse Point Park...