| Nov 14, 2011
| 11:40 AM
In the 1999 Spike Jonze-Charlie Kaufman film "Being John Malkovich," people paid $200 to spend 15 minutes to enter a portal into the actor's mind.
On Tuesday, I was given 15 minutes with the 57-year-old actor, not nearly enough time to get inside...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:40 AM
Lots of nasty things happened when the U.S. invaded Iraq. One side effect of the assault was that criminals were able to take advantage of the chaos and loot the Iraq Museum, taking thousands of irreplaceable items like the Sacred Vase of Warka (the...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 6:03 AM
A number of high-profile dramas have been shot and set amongst the immaculately manicured lawns and well-preserved historical homes of the Connecticut suburbs, among them Sam Mendes' Revolutionary Road, the movie Kate Winslet should have won the Oscar...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 9:50 AM
Actor John Malkovich spoke to students at Fairfield University Tuesday afternoon, prior to his evening performance of the touring music-theater event, ""The Infernal Comedy: Confessions of a Serial Killer." (That show will play the Brooklyn Academy of...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:09 PM
The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level.
Kevin Orozco (Crescenta Valley High, 2008) senior, University of San Francisco men's soccer: After doing whatever was asked of him for the Dons defense, Orozco was rewarded with a...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 9:49 PM
The following are update on area athletes playing collegiate sports.
Brooke Elby (Flintridge Prep, 2011) North Carolina women's soccer, sophomore: With a 4-1 win over Penn State in the 2012 NCAA Women's College Cup championship match at the University of...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:45 AM
We love free stuff, and this week at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport, there's free stuff happening every single night:
Thursday, 8 p.m. Fairfield University's Music Program Director Brian Torff with his new rock power trio the Phantom Pluckers.
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Jesse Nager (“Xanadu”), Danny Calvert “Altar Boyz”), Tim Young (“Next to Normal”), Willis White (“In the Heights”), Brad Greer (“Altar Boyz”) and Omar Lopez-Cepero (“American Idiot”)...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:04 AM
The new season of HD screenings from the National Theatre Live series begin Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Fairfield University's Quick Center for the Arts with "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time," Simon Stephens' stage...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Landing a Broadway gig is the ultimate goal of many aspiring singers, but Broadway can be limiting in certain ways for a vocalist interested in many genres. The Broadway Boys, which comes to the Quick Center this Saturday night, is a show that...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Connecticut is a very Catholic state. And Connecticut's Roman Catholic bishops have been very politically active lately, loudly criticizing Obamacare, pro-choice Democratic candidates, and politicians who support gay marriage.
But that doesn't mean they'...