| Apr 17, 2014
We are one lucky nation to have a homegrown musical form, and cultural force, like jazz. Fortune continued to smile by giving us Milt Hinton (1910-2000) and Lee Friedlander (born 1934), two homegrown photographers with unique visual styles but a shared...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
"The Voice" has Josh Kaufman. "American Idol" has Caleb Johnson (and Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson). "America's Got Talent" could have a guy who balances cakes on his arms.
The NBC show, which has become a summer perennial, launches its ninth...
| Sep 4, 2014
NT Live, the London-based series of live simulcasts of stage plays, opens a new production this week: Euripides' legendary tragedy "Medea."
Helen McCrory plays the title role of a woman who exiled herself from her homeland to be a supportive wife and...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Central Picked Fourth In Football
Central Connecticut was selected fourth in the Northeast Conference preseason football coaches' poll. Defending NEC champion Sacred Heart was picked to repeat and received six first-place votes. Duquesne was second and...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Camille Coffey (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2011) Fairfield volleyball senior: Fairfield and Coffey were on the wrong end of a sweep Sunday in the Brown Invitational, losing to...
| Sep 21, 2014
At a gallery talk on Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Fairfield University's Walsh Art Gallery, an artist will take the podium wearing a gorilla mask. She calls herself "Frida Kahlo."
Some might wonder what this masquerade is all about. But those who have followed...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Books about auto racing, baseball and cats will be discussed at programs at the Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, and writing workshops and courses are being offered there.
>>On Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 7 p.m., five experts from...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Some Shakespeare, a touch of Stoppard and then things get really Wilder (Thornton, that is). That's just some of the major writers whose works will highlight a busy stage season on Connecticut. Throw in a new musical at Goodspeed, a new comedy by a...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Tom Thumb was one of the first international entertainment celebrities. P.T. Barnum's legendary tiny song-and-dance man, a Bridgeport native, made both commoners and kings giddy with delight at his unusual small stature, his talent and his elaborate...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Wethersfield Hall Of Fame
The Wethersfield Alumni Athletic Hall of Fame induction dinner is Sept. 27 at the Pitkin Community Center, 30 Greenfield St., Wethersfield. Doors open at 4 p.m. with the induction ceremony at 4:30 followed by a reception....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:38 PM
If a new hurricane modeling system is correct, the East Coast can expect to get hit by one tropical storm this year and another will make landfall on the Gulf Coast.
The Coastal Carolina University of Conway, S.C., released a first-of-its-kind...