| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:00 AM
• Thursday: Anthony Braxton Small Ensemble, 8 p.m. Wesleyan University, Middletown; David Wax Museum, $12.50-$15. 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton; Jimkata (Pictured), Sullys Pub, Hartford; Tim Reynolds & TR3, $18-$20. 9 p.m. Arch Street...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Radical Dads perform during Indie Fest alongside the Suicide Dolls, Farewood, Ovlov, Post-Modern Panic, Kevin MF King, Bret the One Man Band, Rum Glass Serenade, Jared Knapik, Up Up We Go and Ragtime Revolution
Free, 7 p.m., July 14. Charter Oak Cultural...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Green Man Tattoo Studio, a venerable Hartford-area institution, shares some photographs of their work at the Charter Oak Cultural Center during the month of February, including this body work by Jon Elliot.
Green Man Tattoo: A Tattoo Art Exhibit, Feb....
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:00 PM
The Charter Oak Cultural Center knows how to throw a party. Head to this year's edition of Forgeries for re-creations of famous works by local artists — take a look at George Herrick's Mona Lisa (pictured) from last year's event and you'll get the...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:29 PM
The City of Hartford and the Greater Hartford Arts Council will announce the recipients of the 2012 Arts & Heritage Jobs Grant Program, Phase 1, at the Isham-Terry House, a Connecticut Landmarks property and a jobs grant recipient, on Wednesday,...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:00 PM
The City of Hartford and the Greater Hartford Arts Council named the 16 recipients of the 2012 Arts & Heritage Jobs Grant Program, Phase 1.
The Arts & Heritage Jobs Grant Program, funded by the City of Hartford and managed by the arts council, is...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The varied world of Connecticut dance comes together Saturday, March 3, beginning at 7 p,.m, at Hartford’s Charter Oak Cultural Center, for the anual Ted Hershey Dance and Music Marathon with performances highlighting artists from 27 area dance...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 9:00 AM
1) The Kenn Morr Band, Thurs., 8 p.m., $15, $25. CD release party. Bridge Street Live, Collinsville.
2) Mettapaoozal Ben Golder-Novic Multi Band Event, Thurs., Sullys Pub, Hartford.
3) Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Thurs., 8 p.m., $25-$38....
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Alan Bisbort, whose name will be familiar to most of our readers (he's a regular contributor to the Advocates), has been cutting and pasting together collages for more than 30 years, mostly, he says, "to amuse friends and frighten neighbors." Bisbort's...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:39 PM
A mash-up of Dante’s Inferno and life behind bars in a maximum-security women’s prison in Connecticut, the play “To See the Stars” will be presented April 14 at the Charter Oak Cultural Center in Hartford. The production will...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 2:56 PM
1) Casona Restaurant
You can hear a Puerto Rican jazz band one week, a touring group from Ecuador the next, says General Manager Jose Gonzales. “Everyone, when the bands are playing, are getting up and dancing or sitting at the bar bouncing to...