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Calendar of Events for Summertime Clark and her new company performing open rehearsals of new dance and theater work. July 21 Berkshire Writers performing new works. July 26 - 28 To Be Announced. Aug. 9 -11 "Life Dance II," a new music-theater work by jazz musician Oliver Lake. Aug. 16 "Moveable Feast", a new music-theater work conceived by Carman Moore. Aug. 17 - 18 "Moon," a new music-theater work by Pauline Olivieros. Aug. 25 "Two Lives," two new works by Sarah Higginson and Nina Aronoff. July 23 - 28 "Ballroom" with Dorothy Collins. July 30 Aug. 4 "Deathtrap" with George Grizzard. Aug. 6 - 11 ' "The Owl and the Pussycat" with Gary Burghoff. Aug. 13 -18 "The Magic Show" Aug. 20 - 26 "Side by Side by Sondheim" with Her-moine Ging'old. Aug. 27 - Sept. 1 World Premiere of a new musical, prior to Broadway. Performances are Monday through Friday at 8:30 p. m., Wednesday matinee at 2:30 p. m., Saturday at 6 and 9:30 p. m. Ticket prices range from $6 to $12 for musicals; $5.50 to $10 for plays; $7 to $12 for Big El Show. Box Office: 746-2451. Central Connecticut, State College, New Britain July 12 - 14 "Anasta-sia" Aug. 2 - 4 "Habeus Corpus." "Theater First" performances in the College Theater are at 8 p. m. Tickets are $3, or $5 for both plays. Box Office: 827-7382. Hartt Opera-Theater University of Hartford Brigadoon July 5, 6, 7, 8, 19, 20, 21, 22. Aug. 4, 5. The King and I July 12, 13, 14, 15, 26, 27, 28, 29. Aug. 1. 2, 3. Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p. m. and Sundays at 7 p. m. The musicals will be presented in the Millard Auditorium on the UofH campus in West Hartford. Tickets are $4 to children; $6 for adults. Box office: 243-4442. Sharon Playhouse Sharon June 28 - July 7 "Man of La Mancha". July 10 - 21 "The Good Doctor" by Chekhov. July 24 - Aug. 4 "Taming of the Shrew." Aug. 7 - 18 "Sleuth" by Anthony Shaffer. Aug. 21 - Sept. 1 "Girl Crazy" by George and Ira Gershwin. Sept. 4 - 15 "Pal Joey" by Rodgers and Hart. Performances are Tuesday through Saturday at 8:30 p. m.; Wednesday matinees at 2:30 p. m. Tickets range in price from $2.50 to $6. Box Office: 364-5733. Southbury Playhouse June 19 - 23 "Same Time Next Year" June 26 - 30 "Round and Round the Garden" July 3 - 7 "Sunshine. Boys'5 July 10 - 14 "Summer-tree" July 17 - 21 "The Hound of the Baskervilles" July 24 -28 "TheRitz" July 31 - Aug. 4 "Equus" Aug. 7 - 11 "The Fan-tasticks" Aug. 14-18 TBA Aug. 21 - 25 "Out of the Frying Pan" Aug. 28 - Sept. 1 "That Championship Season" Sept. 4 - 8 "Right Bed, Wrong Husband" Performances are Tuesday through Friday at 8:30 p. m. and Saturday at 6 and 9 p.m. The Playhouse is at the junction of Routes 6 and 67 in Southbury, off exit 15, I-84. Ticket prices range from $5 to $7. Box office: 264-8215. Trinity Summerstage, Hartford June 22 - July 7 "Absurd Person Singular" by Alan Ayckbourn. July 13 - 28 "Arms and the Man" by George Bernard Shaw. Aug. 3 - 18 "Vanities" by Jack Heifner. Performances in the Austin Arts Center are Tuesday through Sunday at 8 p. m., with a Wednesday matinee at 2 p. m. There will be previews June 21, July 12 and Aug. 2 at 8 p. m. Ticket prices range from $5.50 to $7. Box Office: 525-1471. American Shakespeare Theater, Straford "Julius Caesar" June 22, 23, 27, 28, 30. July 5, 12, 13, 14, 25, 26, 28. Aug. 1, 4, 10, 15, 22, 25. Matinees, June 23, 24, 27, 28, 30. July 5, 7, 8, 11, 19, 21. Aug. 11, 18, 19, 22, 30. Sept. 1. "Twelfth Night" June 29. July 6, 7, 11, 19, 20. Aug. 11. Matinees, July 1, 12, 14, 15,28. Aug. 5, 8. "Tempest" July 18, 21, 27. July 18, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31. Aug. 2, 3, 8, 9, 16 17. Sept. 1. Matinees, July 18, 22, 25, 26, 29. Aug. 1, 2, 4, 9, 12, 15, 16, 23, 25, 26, 29. Sept. 2. Performances are at 8 p. m., with matinees at 2 p. m. Regular season tickets range from $6.50 to $11. Tickets for special previews are $1 less.. Box office: 375-5000. Theater Festival, Stockbridge, Mass. Berkshire Playhouse June 30 - July 15 "The Petrified Forest" by Robert E. Sherwood. July 18 - 29 "The Butter and Egg Man" by George S. Kaufman. Aug. 1 - 12 "The Rose Tattoo" by Tennessee Williams. Aug. 15 - 26 "Carnival" by Bob Merrill and Michael Stewart. Performances are Wednesday through Friday at 8:30 p. m., Saturday at 5 and 9 p. m., Sunday at 7:30 p. m. Matinees Thursday at 2 p. m. and Sunday at 3 p. m. Tickets ranRe in price from $3 to $9.95. Box Office: 298-5576. Candlewood Theater, New Fairfield June 24 - 30 Big El Show July .2 - 7 "Blues in the Night" (prior to Broadway) July 9 - 14 "Man of La Mancha," with John Raitt. July 16 - 21 "Camelot" with David Holliday July 13,14,15 North Stonington Agricultural Fair North Stonington July 20,21 Pachaug Fair Griswold July 27,28,29 Connecticut Agricultural Fair " Durham Aug. 3,4,5 New London County 4-H Fair North Stonington Aug. 4,5 , New Haven County 4-H Fair North Haven Aug. 10,11,12 Lebanon County Fair Lebanon -Aug. 10,11,12 Middlesex County 4-H Fair Durham Aug. 11 Little River Grange Fair Hampton Aug. 11,12 Litchfield County 4-H Fair Goshen - ' Westport Playhouse . June 18 - 23 "The Cru-cifer of Blood" with Paxton Whitehead. June 25 - 30 "Diversions and Delights" with Vincent Price. July 2 - 7 "The Magic Show" July. 9 - 14 "Have a Nice Day" with Darren Mc-Gavin. July 16 - 21 "Present Laughter" with Louis Jour-dan. July 23 - Aug. 4 "The Circle," The American Conservatory Theatre of San Francisco. Aug. 6 - 11 "The Voice of the Turtle" with David Cassidy and Kay Lenz. Aug. 13 -18 "Camelot" with David Holliday. Aug. 20 - 25 "Slightly Delayed" with Geraldine Page and Anne Jackson. Aug. 27 - Sept. 1 "Once a Catholic." Sept. 3 -8 "Da." Performances are Monday through Friday at 8:30 p. m., Saturday at 5:30 and 9 p. m., with a matinee Wednesday at 2 p. m. Tickets range from $4.90 to $11.90. Box Office: 227-4177. Wesleyan Theater Middletown July 7 '92 Theater -Cabaret Players - July 9 Next Move Im-provisational Theater Company July 16 Mystic Paper Beasts present "Celestial Circus." July 21 '92 Theater Cabaret's Show Music from Broadway. Aug. 10, 11 -and 12 '92 Theater's London Omnibus. All performances are at 8 p. m. except the July 7 and 21 Cabaret Shows which will be at 9 p. m. Tickets are $3 and $3.50. Box Office: 347-9411, ext. 807. Lenox Arts Center Performing Group July 5 - 8, 12 -15 "Prairie Avenue," a new music-theater work by George W. S. Trow. July 9 - 10 Martha Sept. 6,7,8,9 North Haven Fair North Haven Sept. 7,8 Meriden Grange Fair Meriden Sept. 7,8,9 Ledyard Fair Ledyard Sept. 7,8,9 Portland Agricultural Fair Portland Sept. 7,8,9 Wapping Fair South Windsor Sept. 8 Cherry Brook Grange Fair North Canton Sept. 8 Echo Grange Fair Mansfield Center Sept. 8 Greenfield Hill Grange Fair Fairfield Sept 8 Seymour Agricultural -Fair Seymour Sept. 8,9 Bethlehem Fair Bethlehem Performances in Citizens Hall in Stockbridge, Mass. are at 9 p.m. Tickets are $6. Box office: (413) 298-9463. Peace Train Nightsong Concerts Hartford July 5 Leon Redbone. July 12 Pat Metheny Group. Aug. 2 Betty Carter and her Trio. Aug. 16 Doc Watson with Merle Watson. Aug. 30 Taj Mahal and Elizabeth Cotten. (Raindate Sept. 6), Performances are at 7:30 p.m. in Bushnell Park. The concert series is sponsored by United Technologies and there is no admission charge. Tanglewood's Pop Artists June 23 Harry Cha-pinLeo Kottke June 24 Joan BaezLiv-ingston Taylor July 3 Judy CollinsArlo Guthrie July 10 Gordon Lightf-oord July 17 RenaissanceTime Weisberg Aug. 14 TBA Aug. 31 Shaun Cassidy Sept. 1 Keith Jarrett Concerts begin at 7 p.m. Ticket prices range from $7.50 to $9.50. Lawn seats are $5.50. Box office: 637-1940. Sept. 9 Norfield Grange Agricultural Fair Weston Sept. 14,15 Norwich Grange Fair Norwichtown Sept. 14.15,16 Union Agricultural Society (4-Town Fair) Somers Sept. 15 Granby Grange Agricultural Fair Granby Sept. 15 Hamden Grange Fair Hamden Sept. 15 Hillstown Grange Fair East Hartford Sept. 15 Wethersfield Grange Fair Wethersfield Sept. 15 Wallingford Grange Fair Wallingford Sept. 15,16 Orange County Fair Orange Fairs Aug. 24,25,26 Hartford County 4-H Fair Windsor Locks Aug. 25 Prospect Grange Fair Prospect Aug. 25 Fairfield Old Fashion Fair Fairfield Aug. 25,26 Oxford Old Tyme Fair Oxford Aug. 25,26 Southington Fair Southington Aug. 26 Cannon Grange Fair Wilton Sept. 1,2,3 Goshen Fair Goshen Sept. 1,2,3 Woodstock Fair South Woodstock Sept 2,3 Haddam Neck Fair Haddam Neck Sept. 6,7,8,9 Hebron Harvest Fair Hebron Aug. 12 Fairfield County 4-H Fair Bethel Aug. 17,18 Preston City Fair Preston Aug. 17,18,19 Bridgewater Country Fair Bridgewater Aug. 17,18,19 Hamburg Fair Hamburg Aug. 17,18,19 Tolland County 4-H Fair Rockville Aug. 18 Brooklyn Grange Fair Brooklyn Aug. 18 Winchester Grange Fair Winchester Center Aug. 18,19 Windham County 4-H Fair South Woodstock Aug. 24,25,26 Brooklyn Fair Brooklyn Aug. 24,25,26 Chester Fair Cheater

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