| Mar 1, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Some PG-rated movies present chilling scenarios ("Tangled") while some R-rated ones offer uplifting life lessons ("The King's Speech"). How do parents decide what's OK for their kids?
View it first without them, and use your best judgment....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:24 AM
The Rocky Horror Picture Show is back. The cult classic will be celebrating its 37th anniversary at three CT venues, including a stage production by the Phoenix Theatre Company. The stage show will be holding six showtimes at the Trinity-on-Main in...
| Sep 27, 2012
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In Stephen Chbosky's beloved novel “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” we are all Charlie. The book unfolds completely through the shy teenager's letters to an unidentified pen pal who unwittingly offers an ear and a shoulder...
| Sep 27, 2012
Sometimes an inexperienced filmmaker can use a helping hand from his cast. That's exactly what Stephen Chbosky got from Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller and Emma Watson in the adaptation of his popular young adult novel "The Perks of Being a Wallflower."
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:36 AM
At an open-air studio in Rishikesh, India, Allison Korycki fell in love with yoga, participating in her first class as monkeys hung on the doors of the classroom. Now, the 25-year-old Korycki, who lives in Charles Village, is the director of operations at...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 2:34 PM
The Costa Mesa Playhouse explores sexuality, creativity and what it means to find one's "other half" in its latest production, "Hedwig and the Angry Inch."
In the cult musical style of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Halloween is an easy holiday to plan events for because it's... inherently fun. Costumes, dead stuff and candy are an easy sell for people of all ages. It's compelling material. There are many ways to celebrate all things spooky this season. Mystical...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Just what Halloween needs: a sweet transvestite from Transsexual, Transylvania.
"The Rocky Horror Show" gets two stagings during the frightful season: Andrews Living Arts Studio in Broward County and Entr'Acte Theatrix in Palm Beach County.
| Oct 26, 2012
| 6:18 AM
Think Pink Martini found at Backstage Eat Drink Live
84 Main Street, Torrington
Ingredients: Absolut Grapevine, Triple Sec, Lime, Pomegranate Juice, Champagne
With 24 rotating beers to choose from, why have a martini? Well, because it's pink...
| Apr 6, 2012
AACC Theatre presents the 1975 cult classic, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show," April 12-20 in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater, 101 College Parkway in Arnold. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15, and 11 p.m....
| Dec 18, 2012
| 9:56 PM
With the holiday season upon us, the odds are good that some folks may be invited to a party, imbibe a bit too much spiked egg nog or eat a few bad mushrooms, pass out, and experience visions of surreal and bizarre events and characters dancing in their...