| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Sarah Vowell, "The Author's Liberty As a Voice of Patriotic Radicalism."
8 p.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2012. $45. Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. (203) 254-4010, quickcenter.com
Sarah Vowell can be a divisive...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:00 AM
This week, there are a few well known-folkies passing through town. Let there gentle acoustic guitar strumming soothe you into spring.
Ben Taylor: The Quck Center, Fairfield University, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield. Sat., March 24, 6:30 p.m. $50....
| Mar 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
This isn't just a kids' version of Sleeping Beauty — this is a real-deal, full-length ballet in three acts that premiered in 1890 in St. Petersburg, Russia, with music by Tchaikovsky and choreography by Marius Petipa. It's being presented by The...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:20 PM
It's tough to get a break on economic progress in a state where every piece of good news is matched by reports of layoffs and sluggish job gains.
Now we find that even the rotten recent past was worse than we thought — much worse. That means,...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Just in time for the political season....
The Acting Company's touring production of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" plays the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University Sunday at 6 p.m.
The production, in association with The Guthrie...
| 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'...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Writers may be able to work from home in their underwear, which is a pretty sweet deal, but they've also got to hit the road and promote their books and publications from time to time. This week there are a handful of such events in local libraries and...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Lesley Stahl was first hired by CBS News in 1972, the very day that affirmative action was passed, and she's seen her industry go through many transitions in the 40 years since. At this Wednesday's Open VISIONS Forum at Fairfield U, she'll recount...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:36 AM
VernaJean Michaud has a passion for numbers.
"I've always liked math the best," said Michaud, who earned all As on her way to becoming Bristol Eastern's valedictorian. "I liked taking business classes, accounting, information processing, those types of...