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'Life Animated' Screening In New Haven Marks Asperger's Program Anniversary

Chapel Haven, a New Haven school and independent living facility for adults with cognitive disabilities, has had an Asperger Syndrome Adult Transition (ASAT) Program for 10 years. It is celebrating the anniversary on April 29 with a screening of the movie "Life, Animated." The Oscar-nominated documentary...

  • 'I Am Heath Ledger' Documentary At Area Theaters

    'I Am Heath Ledger' Documentary At Area Theaters

    Theaters nationwide, including seven in Connecticut, will show a documentary Wednesday, May 3, that both stars and was filmed by Heath Ledger, who died in January of 2008. "I Am Heath Ledger" compiles footage filmed by the actor as he told his own life story. The movie also includes commentary...

  • 'The Risley Brothers' At Hartford Flavor Company

    'The Risley Brothers' At Hartford Flavor Company

    West Hartford-based Elmwood Productions is back again with its funny, naughty puppets. On April 27, 10 new episodes of the web series "The Risley Brothers" will be shown at The Hartford Flavor Company, 30 Arbor St., suites 107 and 108 in Hartford. The series tells the adventures of two brothers,...

  • 'Ex Machina' At Real Art Ways

    'Ex Machina' At Real Art Ways

    Science on Screen, the periodic series at Real Art Ways of films with scientific themes, this week asks the question: How do you regulate a robot? The movie will be "Ex Machina." The 2014 sci-fi tells the story of a software developer (Domhnall Gleeson) who is invited for a visit to the company's...

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  • 'Grateful Dead Movie' In Area Theaters

    'Grateful Dead Movie' In Area Theaters

    In October 1974, the Grateful Dead staged a five-night "farewell" series of shows at Winterland in San Francisco. Deadheads can relive those days on April 20, when theaters nationwide broadcast "The Grateful Dead Movie (40th Anniversary)." Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann,...

  • Daniel Radcliffe Live On Screen At Cinestudio

    Daniel Radcliffe Live On Screen At Cinestudio

    Since the "Harry Potter" film series came to a close six years ago, Daniel Radcliffe has been a busy guy, distancing himself from the world-famous boy wizard. He's done horror, playing Igor in "Victor Frankenstein." He's done voice-over work, like on "BoJack Horseman," "Robot Chicken" and "The...

  • Doc On Martha's Vineyard Gentrification At Twain House

    Doc On Martha's Vineyard Gentrification At Twain House

    The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave. in Hartford, is celebrating Earth Day by screening a documentary about gentrification on Martha's Vineyard. "One Big Home" is directed by Thomas Bena, who works as a carpenter on the island off the coast of Cape Cod. For years, Bena observed the...

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  • Juleps And Southern Comfort For Derby Day Parties In CT

    Juleps And Southern Comfort For Derby Day Parties In CT

    These Connecticut spots are hosting Kentucky Derby parties with mint juleps, fancy hats and all the action surrounding the "most exciting two minutes in sports." All events are May 6 unless otherwise noted. The Hops Company, 77 Sodom Lane, Derby, hosts a Kentucky Derby party starting at noon, with...

      • Where Are The Cinco De Mayo Fiestas In CT?

        Where Are The Cinco De Mayo Fiestas In CT?

        Margaritas, tacos and merriment: Here are a few suggestions for Cinco de Mayo fiestas in Connecticut. All events take place May 5 unless otherwise specified. Bartaco hosts festivities at several locations. In West Hartford, there's face painting for kids from 3 to 6 p.m., followed by live music...

          • Weekend Deals: Curtains, Plants, Books And A Sidewalk Sale

            Weekend Deals: Curtains, Plants, Books And A Sidewalk Sale

            Road trip! Country Curtains' annual warehouse clearance sale in a skating rink at 130 Housatonic St. in Lee, Mass., (about an hour's drive from Hartford) is open through April 30. Merchandise includes window treatments and hardware, bedding and home decor accessories, all discounted 50 percent...

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