| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Note: Due to space limitations, only the major theaters and companies in the Advocate’s coverage area are mentioned here. Throughout the year, the Advocate regularly lists theaters from all around the state.
Alliance Theater, 203-435-4651,...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:42 PM
Barkley Hendricks, a professor of studio art at Connecticut College and Yale alumnus who won a 2010 Governor's Awards for Excellence in Culture & Tourism, heads to Jamaica every winter when the cold gets to be too much to bear. But he hardly hangs...
| Feb 2, 2011
If anyone has a good reason to support maintaining the death penalty in Connecticut, it should be me.
I live in Cheshire, where the horrific home invasion and triple homicide took place in 2007. I knew the victims. The mother, Jennifer Hawke-Petit, was a...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:52 PM
They will be on opposing sides Saturday in the Battle of the Bay for boys' water polo.
Corona del Mar High seniors Ben Zepfel and Charlie Howarth, as well as Newport Harbor juniors Dan Stevens and Curtis Fink, will be trying to lead their respective high...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:55 AM
found at: The Exchange Cafe (New London)
Does your customer base change in the summer?
Yes, in the summer we get a lot more locals. In the fall we get a lot of students from Connecticut College and The Coast Guard Academy. We are busier...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:38 PM
— Jim Calhoun was still playing basketball when he married Pat 46 years ago and their life together has been defined by the game.
There was his time coaching in high school before he ascended to a college job in 1972. For more than 40 years, the...
| May 27, 2012
| 5:21 PM
For social historian and critic Paul Fussell, the most enduring moments of truth came as a 20-year-old platoon leader in France during World War II. German shrapnel tore up his back and thigh. The blood and guts of fellow soldiers were spewed on him....
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:17 AM
A recently unearthed one-act play by Eugene O'Neill, "Exorcism," will receive a free reading this weekend at the 13th annual Eugene O'Neill Celebration at the Monte Cristo Cottage, the boyhood home of the playwright in New London.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Head back in time this Friday at Connecticut College as post-classical string quartet ETHEL teams up with rock legend Todd Rundgren for "Tell Me Something Good," a celebration of the 1970s. Rundgren leads with vocals as ETHEL back him up, recreating...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:53 AM
The Siti Company’s production “Trojan Women (after Euripides)” will be presented Saturday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. at Connecticut College’s Palmer Auditorium in New London.
Tickets are $28 for general admission, $25 for seniors and $14...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Three Sage Hill School alumni will teach around the world next year as part of a prestigious international educational exchange program.
Sage Hill class of 2008's Karam Sethi, Everett "Alex" Heiney and Heather Siegel were accepted in to the Fulbright...