Hartford’s Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts unveiled its exciting new season with a launch party last night. Look for “The Addams Family” in February, “Les Miz” in March, “Fiddler on the Roof “ in April and the Frank Sinatra, Twyla Tharp special “Come Fly With Me” in May to complete the present schedule.
Hold on to your hats for 2012-2013! It starts off on a flying start with “Mary Poppins” in September, followed by “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” over Thanksgiving weekend, a gospel concert “Great Joy” in early December, a favorite TBA show followed in January with “Million Dollar Quartet” featuring Elvis, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis jammimg. Next up is “American Idiot” in February, “Sister Act” in April, “Catch Me If You Can” in May and “Billy Elliot” in June.
Now is the time to make your plans and buy your subscriptions. Call the Bushnell at 860-987-5900 or go online to www.bushnell.org. Don’t be left with your nose pressed against the bakery window looking in.