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New York Daily News
By Michael Shoule
New Haven is about to get a whole lot hotter.
Beginning Sept. 20, hunky “True Blood” werewolf Joe Manganiello will star as Stanley in the Yale Repertory Theatre’s production of “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Through Oct. 12, the actor known for his six-pack abs will heat up the stage and the Connecticut city.
Not that New Haven needs much help. Fall festivals, art museums, theaters and lots of fabulous food options make the town a must-visit.
Streets are laid out in a grid called the “Nine Square Plan” (picture a square with a tick-tack-toe board inside of it). The centerpiece of the grid is the beautiful New Haven Green, which is bordered on one side by three churches in varying architectural styles, each unique in their own right. MORE