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  • Plan Ahead: 6 Upcoming Events in the Hartford Area

    Plan Ahead: 6 Upcoming Events in the Hartford Area
    Why wait until the last minute to get your act together? Here are six events at least a week out to get you started. 1) Halloween Nights, Oct. 13, 20 & 27, Lions Fairgrounds, Hebron, ctfaire.com/fear. 2) Staff Benda Bilili, Oct. 19, 8 p.m., $34,...
  • Plan Ahead: 6 Good Upcoming Shows Near Hartford

    Plan Ahead: 6 Good Upcoming Shows Near Hartford
    Why wait until the last minute to get your act together? Here are six events at least a week out to get you started. 1) Chicago, Oct. 25-28, The Bushnell, Hartford, (860) 987-5900, bushnell.org. 2) The Toasters, Oct. 31, 9 p.m., $10-$15, Arch Street...
  • An Enthusiastic Christie Brinkley Steps Up To Challenges Of 'Chicago'

    An Enthusiastic Christie Brinkley Steps Up To Challenges Of 'Chicago'
    When it was announced that supermodel Christie Brinkley would star as Roxie Hart, the demanding song and dance lead in the long-running revival of "Chicago," there were a few raised eyebrows. But the 58-year-old Brinkley has proven to be a winner at the...
  • "Spank!" Musical Parody Set For Bushnell

    "Spank!" Musical Parody Set For Bushnell
    Haven't heard enough "50 Shades of Gray" jokes? Then check out "Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody," a musical revue that stops at the Belding Theater at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford on Thursday, Oct. 25 to Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7:...
  • A "Harry Potter"-themed show at The Bushnell

    A "Harry Potter"-themed show at The Bushnell
    There are fans of the Harry Potter series, and then there are the Potter Superfans. If you're one of the former, head to Potted Potter, a completely unauthorized, hilarious condensation of ALL SEVEN books into a single show, performed by only two dudes....
  • Tallulah Bankhead Remembered At Ivoryton Playhouse

    Tallulah Bankhead Remembered At Ivoryton Playhouse
    The run of Matthew Lombardo's "Looped" starring Stefanie Powers as Tallulah Bankhead at Hartford's Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts this week prompted a letter from Henry E. Josten, 90, of Deep River. He said the actress performed at the Ivoryton...
  • Carrie Brownstein of "Portlandia" Talks About Making Smart, Incisive Comedy

    Carrie Brownstein of "Portlandia" Talks About Making Smart, Incisive Comedy
    Funny Smart People The Connecticut Forum, Saturday, May 4, 8 p.m., The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, (860) 509-0909 or ctforum.org for tickets   In honor of this month's Connecticut Forum on the subject of creativity, let's discuss satire....
  • Chefs Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert Talk Food, Kitchen Culture and Sustainability at the Bushnell

    Chefs Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert Talk Food, Kitchen Culture and Sustainability at the Bushnell
    Good vs. Evil: An Evening with Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert May 3, The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, (860) 987-6000, bushnell.org   Most chefs don't radiate calm and goodwill. The kitchen has always been a place of heat and energy...
  • Diana Ross' Resurgence

    Diana Ross' Resurgence
    The prospect of Diana Ross coming back to Hartford—August 13 at the Bushnell, tickets going on sale May 3—might strike some as “OK, another nostalgia act.” But for those of us who remember Ross as a singular superstar on the name-...
  • "Looped" Playing at The Bushnell Through May 12th

    "Looped" Playing at The Bushnell Through May 12th
    When Valerie Harper announced recently she had been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, it was a huge shock to the acting community. Emmy nominee Stefanie Powers (right) stepped up to fill Harper's shoes in Looped, Matthew Lombardo's comedy about the...
  • HSO Masterworks Series: "Rhapsody in Blue" Playing at The Bushnell This Weekend

    The notorious Anderson and Roe Piano Duo (Elizabeth Joy Roe and Greg Anderson, pictured) join the Hartford Symphony Orchestra for a Gershwin-fest of sorts; Roe will tackle the Gersh's Rhapsody in Blue, while Anderson has his way with the "I Got Rhythm"...