| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Since 1992, the Bang on a Can All-Stars have worked with avant-garde musicians like Steve Reich, Ornette Coleman, Burmese circle drum master Kyaw Kyaw Naing and DJ Spooky. They recorded Brian Eno's ambient Music for Airports, and they've performed with...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Earlier this month the Mabou Mines company descended upon Wesleyan University with its brash rearrangement of Tennessee Williams texts, tempered with Grand Guignol horror-theater posturings.
On March 1 at 8 p.m., another vaunted New York-based...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:25 AM
People who see "People" are the luckiest people in the theater world.
At least those catching Alan Bennett's "People," a London Hit that will be screened live as part of London's National Theatre Live broadcasts and shown in selected Connecticut cinemas...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Noah Charney is not fond of phonies, but he makes a living off of them. Charney is a world-renowned expert in the field of art crime, and he's giving a talk as part of Fairfield University's Open VISIONS Forum called Traffickers, Thieves and Forgers in...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Diane Nash became involved in the nonviolent Civil Rights Movement in 1959 when she was a student at Fisk University. She was the chairperson of a student sit-in in Nashville in 1960, the first southern city to desegregate its lunch counters, and she...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Julie Andrews, and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, will make a special appearance at the Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road in downtown Fairfield on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 3 p.m. autographing copies of their latest children’s book,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Julie Andrews is best known as the star of both The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins. Now she writes childrens' books with her daughter and together the duo will be at the Fairfield University Bookstore on Thursday to sign copies of their latest release,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The world was a simpler place in 1872. In one of Jules Verne's most famous books, Around the World in 80 Days, a man named Phineas Fogg accepts a challenge to circle the globe in 80 days, which was unheard of at the time. He and his sidekick...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Rennie Harris is an important figure when it comes to hip-hop dance, helping to bring the art form off the streets and into theaters and concert halls. He worked with the likes of Run-DMC and Kurtis Blow back in the day and then founded the company Rennie...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:00 PM
What started as a typical assignment for Nancy Chapman, then a reporter for the online Norwalk Daily Voice, ended in a warrant for her arrest, ordered by the mayor of the city she covers.
On June 26 of last year, Chapman attended a Norwalk City...
| 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...