This is Why We Festival (pt.2)

Thank you for being a part of the 24th International Festival of Arts & Ideas! We explored what makes us human through amazing sounds, fantastic places, and moving ideas.

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Kids or ‘No Kids’: A gay couple’s debate forms New Haven theater piece

To parent, or not to parent? That is the question.

That’s also the distillation of “No Kids,” a two-character play running Wednesday through Saturday, June 12-15, at...

Kronos Quartet returning to Arts & Ideas with a revolutionary ‘60s set

David Harrington founded the groundbreaking, ever-progressive, neoclassical chamber group Kronos Quartet in the early 1970s.The premiere of a new Kronos Quartet concert program at the...

What's On This Week: June 11-14

Did you have a great weekend with us? We hope you’re ready for more! Get excited for this week’s abundance of entrancing performances, deep conversations and engaging activities all...

Circa troupe readies ‘What Will Have Been’ at Arts & Ideas June 12

They are fearless and anything but predictable.

They fly through the air and spring across the stage. They swing from trapezes and dangle from above. They perform extraordinary feats of...

Time for Day Two!

Performers, speakers and New Haven citizens are raring to go because it’s time for day two! We’re so excited that the festival is in full swing. Grab your friends, slather on some...

It's New Haven Day on the Mainstage!

Thabisa says, "If you're not here you better come here right now!" Come Festival with us!

Day One: Let the fun begin!

The Festival is right around the corner! Are you ready to jump into hundreds of fun events? Day one is packed with events to engage all of the senses. We want to prepare you for the outdoor and...

How to Get the Most Out of Ideas

You’re eyeing that super intriguing Ideas talk, imagining the great discussion to come. There aren’t many opportunities like this to talk with city planners, dancers, hip hop...

Our crew is busy getting it all ready!

The Festival kicks off this Saturday 6/8 with New Haven Day on the Green and the crew is busy getting everything in place! Come Festival with Us!

Headliner How-To 2019

The headline concerts on the New Haven Green—the big shows on Saturday and Sunday evenings—are among the most visible and exciting parts of each year's Festival. They are...

What is Garba? Crossing the Globe, Crossing Generations

Are you ready to learn just how beautiful and how big garba is today? As you read these last three facts as shared by the Lincoln Center, get excited to dance on the Green with Garba360!

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