| May 4, 2014
Some actors who win Tony Awards, become stars in films, TV and on the concert stage, don't look back from where they began.
But Anika Noni Rose returns to her Hartford area roots regularly, connecting with the community and spreading the gospel of...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
There are many deeply troubling things about the murder of Trayvon Martin, not least of which is that, three months after George Zimmerman was found innocent, we seem to have stopped troubling ourselves about it.
You remember what happened. Trayvon, a...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:48 AM
The 16th Annual Ted Hershey Dance & Music Marathon Concert will be held Saturday, April 12, 7 p.m., at the Charter Oak Cultural Center in Hartford.
The annual event features dance companies, choreographers and schoolfropm around the state.
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Women Composers Festival of Hartford
March 2-9, various locations around the Hartford area, womencomposersfestival.com
Over the last 12 years, the week-long Women Composers Festival of Hartford has grown into one of the Northeast's top...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Local artist Jennifer Jacob's prize for winning RAW: Hartford's 2012 Best Visual Artist RAWard is this solo show on Saturday at the newly renovated Downtown Yoga. For a suggested $5 donation, attendees will sample City Steam Brewery suds, hear DJ Cajar...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Meditations From a Garden Seat by the Judy Dworin Performance Project
Nov. 1 – 3, 2012
Charter Oak Cultural Center, 21 Charter Oak Avenue, Hartford
www.charteroakcenter.org or (860) 249-1207
For Judy Dworin, choreographer, human rights...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Art is often best served in seemingly random, unrelated chunks: That's one of the takeaways of the three exhibits opening at Charter Oak Cultural Center this week, which include Under My Skin, a photographic exploration of the 1912 eviction of a mixed-...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:50 AM
1) Manet: Portraying Life, Cinestudio, 300 Summit St., Hartford, (860) 297-2463. Sun., Apr. 21, 2:30 p.m. cinestudio.org. $7-$9.
2) Film and Music Festival, Crowne Plaza, Cromwell, 100 Berlin Road, Cromwell, (860) 635-2000. Fri., Apr. 19, Through Apr....
| Apr 24, 2013
| 10:21 AM
We often see houses of worship as fixtures on the landscape and in our lives. Yet more than a score of them in Connecticut's urban, suburban and rural areas are for sale or seeking new uses because although pulpits teach that God is eternal, places...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Over the years, the term “new music” has taken on a range of loaded meanings. Here’s one more: sandwiches.
On Sunday, Kevin Good, a junior at the Hartt School of Music, performs a marathon solo concert at the Charter Oak Cultural Center...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Occupation: Youth Arts Institute Director at Charter Oak Cultural Center
Found at: Kitchen Cafe at Hartford Public Library
How did you get here?
I was a Social Work student at St. Joe's. My first internship was at Immaculate...