| Oct 13, 2012
| 5:17 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Joe Franco (St. Francis High, 2008) redshirt senior, Cal State Northridge men's soccer: The Matadors only have Franco for the remainder of this season and it certainly appears they're...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906) was ahead of his time. His realistic pieces were shocking and scandalous when he wrote them, but he didn't give a damn. The issues he dealt with then are still relevant today, though it's no longer considered taboo material. It is...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:57 AM
The National Theatre of London’s acclaimed contemporary staging of William Shakespeare's “Timon of Athens” will be presented as a National Theatre Live in HD event live on Thursday, Nov. 1 at 3 p.m. and repeated again at 7 p.m. at...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:33 PM
On the campaign trail today, prepared statements have replaced free-wheeling press conferences, attack ads dominate and reporters are kept at a distance.
These highly scripted campaigns have more in common with reality TV than with politics of the past,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Trekkies are going to have a busy couple of weeks in Fairfield County. First, this Sunday, author Robert Greenberger will be at the Fairfield University Bookstore (formerly Borders, 1499 Post Road, Fairfield, 1-4 p.m.) to talk about his new book, Star...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Not many bands have won a Grammy for their debut record, but the Carolina Chocolate Drops did just that. Its 2010 album Genuine Negro Jig took the prize for Best Traditional Folk Album, an updated take on old-time fiddle and banjo music that proves that...