| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Dance is an ideal art form to convey love, from nuanced relationships to the heady, romantic arcs of courtship and passion.
On Feb. 8, Connecticut Ballet will bring "Be My Valentine" to The Bushnell's Belding Theater, presenting a palette of love with...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main St. in Hartford, is hosting a discussion about the field of costume design and how costuming for dance has changed throughout the centuries.
The discussion, curated by Connecticut Ballet’s Artistic...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Marjorie Wilder had a degree with honors from an Ivy League school and a master's degree in economics, but she was still turned down for a job at a Hartford insurance company. She was personable and well educated, but she did not type — a...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:05 AM
The professional dancers of the Connecticut Ballet (pictured) present their third annual Summer Dance Caravan at Riverfront Recapture, Mortensen Riverfront Plaza on Saturday, featuring classical and contemporary duets and narration by artistic director...
| 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...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:40 AM
New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre will receive a grant of $224,5000 over four years by The Werth Family Foundation for its in-school residency program. The grant will add three teaching artists to the theater’s education department in the New...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 7:15 AM
Choreographer Brett Raphael brings Tchaikovsky's classic love story of good and evil to Connecticut. Joining the cast will be Charles Askegard, principal dancer from the New York City Ballet, who has been featured in productions by big-name...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Ballet Theatre Company of West Hartford will present its "Nutcracker" Dec. 15 to 18 at St. Joseph's College in West Hartford, featuring a cast of more than 60 performers.
Roman Baca will choreograp0h and will present a military twist. (He is an Iraq War...