| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Health and wellness guru — and sweat mistress of TV’s “The Biggest Loser” — Jillian Michaels will bring her “Maximize Your Life” tour to the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford May 2.
In her two-...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:57 AM
"Góðan daginn," says Stefan Karl, returning the "good morning" greeting in his native Icelandic language.
Karl, who stars in the holiday musical "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," was speaking from Indianapolis by phone where he is...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Why wait until the last minute to get your act together? Here are five events at least a week out to get you started.
1) Ryan Montbleau Band, Dec. 1, 9 p.m., $15-$20, Arch Street Tavern, 85 Arch St., Hartford, (860) 246-7610, archstreettavern.com.
| Nov 19, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Amahl and the Night Visitors
Nov. 24, 8 p.m., $35, The Bushnell's Autorino Great Hall, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, (888) 824-2874, thebushnell.org.
We tend not to think of operas as made-for-TV holiday entertainment, but back in the '50s popular...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 11:44 AM
The Greater Hartford Arts Council announced its study of the economic impact of the not-for-profit arts and culture industry in the region, reporting that the arts/culture industry generated $230.4 million in annual economic activity — supporting 6,...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:00 AM
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford will celebrate Cyber Monday by waiving all ticketing fees on all shows. The offer will be in effect on purchasing platforms: internet, phone, and in-person at the box office at 166...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 10:20 AM
The Connecticut Forum consistently delivers the best highbrow conversation in town. The Dec. 1 session, dubbed "Vision & Brilliance" and moderated by NPR's John Dankosky, won't disappoint: featured panelists include astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's $150 million in immediate cuts to deal with a looming deficit has an effect on many arts, cultural, heritage and tourism organizations.
The governor cut a total of $1,038,742 from the Department of Economic and Communuity...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Winners for the 2013 Connecticut Music Awards have been announced! Click here to see all the winners.
Voting for the 2nd Annual Connecticut Music Awards has ended. Thanks to everyone who voted! Winners will be announced at the Connecticut Music...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Joey deBettencourt will star as Boy, along with Megan Stern and John Sanders in the national tour of “Peter and the Starcatcher” that will play Hartford’s Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts Feb. 18 to Feb. 23. The tour begins next...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Connecticut Ballet will present its first subscription season at Stamford Center for the Arts’s Palace Theater and the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts’s Belding Theater in Hartford beginning in the fall.
The company’s 32nd...