Garde Arts Center Inc 325 State St, New London, CT06320 The Garde Theater began its life in 1926 as a motion picture and vaudeville theater. Built in a grand Moroccan style…More interior, the theater fell on hard times and barely escaped the wrecking ball in the 1980s. It has been restored and now serves as a centerpiece for the arts in New London.
Garde Arts Center 325 State St, New London, CT06320 Garde Arts Center is a nonprofit cultural organization hosting shows and productions in its state-of-the-art,…More 1,472-seat Garde Theatre. Musicals, national Broadway shows, opera companies, orchestras, children’s theater and ballets are all staged here. The center also hosts the New London Film Festival.
Hygienic Art 79 Bank St, New London, CT06320 Hygienic Art is a fine art venue and non-profit organization that focuses on enhancing cultural experience and economic…More development. The building has been restored with residential artists studios and a public art gallery. It is recognized as the center of the fine arts community in New London. Local artists can submit their work for display in various shows at the gallery. The space is also used for performances, educational presentations and private events. It features virtual galleries on the website in art and video form.
The Gallery At Firehouse Square 239 Bank St, New London, CT06320 The Gallery At Firehouse Square is New London's only maritime gallery. It offers a wide selection of paintings,…More sculpture, jewlery and prints inspired by the sea.
The TSETSE Gallery 190 State St, New London, CT06320 The TSETSE Gallery in conveniently located on State Street in downtown New London. The gallery shows the work of artists…More who work in a variety of media and advocates using art as a learning experience for the community. TSETSE Gallery is available for private parties and events. The building is located on an historic site where a schoolhouse, in which Nathan Hale taught, once stood.
The Carousel Club 33 Golden St, New London, CT06320 The Carousel Club is one of the community's newest clubs that provides diverse, underground music in the genres of…More blues, country and jazz. The club offers a New York-style settin, and has featured the local talents of Dan Stevens, Sean Nelson and Friends, the Miles Aron Jazz Ensemble, and DJ Megahertz.
TDP Art Studio 259 State St, New London, CT06320 TDP Art Studio is a studio offering group and individual lessons in painting. In addition to classes and workshops, TDP…More Art Studios hosts gallery shows, private parties, fund raising events and offers framing services. Art instruction is available for children three and up.
Connecticut Lyric Opera 165 State St, New London, CT06320 The Connecticut Lyric Opera presents two fully staged operatic performances per season, as well as a number of other…More musical events featuring opera vocalists. It is the only full-season opera company serving southeastern Connecticut. At present, the office is staffed on a part-time basis. Information on performances can be found on the website.
The Griffis Art Center 18 Bristol St, New London, CT06320 Founded in 1989, the Griffis Art Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to an international exchange through the…More visual arts. More than 100 artists from over 40 countries have taken part in the program, living in a small group of buildings on Post Hill and engaging the community through the schools and other cultural venues. The studios are not open to the public, but the work of the artists-in-residence is routinely displayed throughout the city.
Kente Cultural Center 219 Bank St, New London, CT06320 The Kente Cultural Center was established in 1997 by a group of African-American business and community leaders. The…More center runs artistic activities for children ages 8 to 15, with a focus on African-American arts and culture. The programs include art, music, crafts, and lectures, and a handicap-accessible art gallery is on the first floor.
Provenance Center 165 State St, New London, CT06320 The Provenance Center aims to promote international cultural awareness, holding discussion series and showcasing artwork…More from multiple media throughout the year. The Gallery of Cultural Expression features pieces, whose underlying theme is "social and spiritual connectedness." A list of upcoming events and exhibitions is available on the center's website.