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  • The 'Dangerous' Photo Project Of Joy Mckinney At Real Art Ways

    The 'Dangerous' Photo Project Of Joy Mckinney At Real Art Ways
    Joy Mckinney had just moved to New York City from Atlanta for graduate school in 2011. She was on the train, feeling claustrophobic, when she saw a woman crying. "I wanted to touch her," Mckinney said. "But you're not able to really share that. It made me...
  • Iron Horse Founder Jordi Herold's Memoir Tells His Musical Stories

    Iron Horse Founder Jordi Herold's Memoir Tells His Musical Stories
    In 1979, a young social studies teacher named Jordi Herold opened the Iron Horse Coffeehouse in Northampton, with little sense of what would unfold over the next quarter-century. Under his watch, the Iron Horse became a cultural hot-spot, expanding into...
  • Bassist William Parker At Atheneum

    Bassist William Parker At Atheneum
    Hartford's Real Art Ways has been a regional hub for wide-eyed, avant-garde musical happenings for a few decades, and recent programming, like the ongoing Improvisations series, suggests that reputation is secure for now. Occasionally, as they did for...
  • 'Soylent Green,' Horror Movie Riff At Real Art Ways

    'Soylent Green,' Horror Movie Riff At Real Art Ways
    Real Art Ways celebrates the Halloween season with two fun movie events this week, both of them a little horrifying. On Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 6:30 p.m., the arts venue at 56 Arbor St. in Hartford will show “Soylent Green,” the 1973 sci-fi...
  • Fall Exhibit Offerings Include Cats, Steampunk Fairies

    Fall Exhibit Offerings Include Cats, Steampunk Fairies
    Cats are art? Well, why not? An event at Real Art Ways, "Connecticats," which combines art event with cat adoption, is one of the interesting gallery events taking place this season. Benton Museum has an exhibit of alternative photography methods -...
  • Food, Wine, Fairs, Festivals Fill Up A Connecticut Weekend

    Food, Wine, Fairs, Festivals Fill Up A Connecticut Weekend
    The weekend is coming and it looks like it’s going to be a great one. Autumn weather and a plethora of choices when it comes to getting out.  On Thursday, the Hartford Symphony Orchestra opens its 2014-2015 season with a program featuring  “...
  • Young Woman's Video Goes Viral, Galvanizing Right-To-Die Movement

    Young Woman's Video Goes Viral, Galvanizing Right-To-Die Movement
    HARTFORD — Sara Myers understands 29-year-old Brittany Maynard's decision to end her life next month, a choice the terminally ill California woman has shared with the world in a YouTube video that has gone viral in recent days. Like Maynard, Myers...
  • WNPR's McEnroe Celebrates Show's 5th Anniversary

    WNPR's McEnroe Celebrates Show's 5th Anniversary
    There was the Beach Boy sing-a-long, the Bill Curry look-alike contest and lots of sincere good wishes and tongue-in-cheek laughs at Infinity Hall Tuesday as WNPR personality/show host and Courant columnist Colin McEnroe threw a bash to celebrate the...
  • CT Museums Building Audience Of Future With Kid-Friendly Days, Activities

    CT Museums Building Audience Of Future With Kid-Friendly Days, Activities
    Five-year-old Ruhee Lalla of West Hartford sat at a table recently making a little terrarium with a plastic globe, moss, sticks, rocks, shells and twine. All around her at other tables, other children made terrariums while their parents watched. The...
  • Charter Oak Presents Feminist Film Festival At Three Venues

    Charter Oak Presents Feminist Film Festival At Three Venues
    The Charter Oak Cultural Center in Hartford is presenting the first Feminist Film Festival Thursday to Saturday, Sept. 18 to 20, at three venues in Hartford and New Britain. The festival is part of Girlcott, a long series of events that shine a light on...
  • 'Deliciousness' At Real Art Ways

    'Deliciousness' At Real Art Ways
    To Tanya Wolski, food is more than just food. Cake is a metaphor. Hot dogs are a funny word combination. A doughnut represents the universe. But food also is something anyone can relate to. "They're part of my life, your life, everybody's life," Wolski...