| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:24 AM
The documentary being shown on Thursday, April 16, at the Mark Twain House & Museum in Hartford is called "88 Days in the Motherlode: Mark Twain Finds His Voice." It could easily have been called "Mark Twain on the Lam."
The film tells the story of...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 6:48 PM
Eddie Murphy, famoso por sus monólogos humorísticos, sus películas de comedia y sus inicios en "Saturday Night Live", será reconocido con el máximo premio al humor de Estados Unidos en el Centro John F. Kennedy para las Artes Escénicas, se anunció el...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:29 AM
If you are 18 or older, you might want to get yourself over to the Mark Twain House & Museum Saturday night. It will be anything but a staid evening at the renowned author's house thanks to the comedic singing duo the Reformed Whores.
If Tenacious D and...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 5:00 AM
One wonders what Mark Twain himself would make of the news: The Gold Rush-era newspaper for which he once penned stories and witticisms on frontier life as a fledgling journalist is once again in print after a decades-long hiatus.
| Apr 1, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Registration is open for the Fourth Annual Writers' Weekend at The Mark Twain House & Museum.
The event, which includes lectures, workshops, panels, readings, receptions and book signings with authors and playwrights, will take place April 17 to 19 at...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:57 AM
The World Affairs Council of Connecticut hosted a conversation on radical Islam, including the Islamic State and Boko Haram, at the Mark Twain House in Hartford on March 26.
The moderator was Dr. Heidi Hadsell, president of the Hartford Seminary and...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 8:17 AM
Wednesday is April Fool's Day, but the subject of a talk at 7 p.m. at The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, while outrageous, is no hoax.
Author Paul Fischer will give a free Book/Mark talk about his nonfiction book, "A Kim Jong-...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 10:06 AM
"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one's...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 10:28 AM
It's an adventure of murder, mayhem and merriement as the Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, hosts a one-night-only CLUE tour using the various rooms (secret passageway, conservatory, billiards room and more) of the Twain house as...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 11:15 AM
Travel back in time with Mark Twain, Merlin and King Arthur this weekend.
The Acting Company presents "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court" at 8 p.m. March 21 in the Belushi Auditorium Theater at the College of DuPage. It's the Company's...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 10:37 AM
The Hartford baseball team have announced the top 10 names to be voted on to name the new team. Fans can now vote for their three favorites at http://www.hartfordplaysball2016.com. On March 11 a final five will be announced with the contestants who...