| Jan 21, 2012
| 8:00 PM
For the first time, the Virginia Symphony will perform three pops concerts at the Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News as part of its 2012-2013 season.
The news was part of the Hampton Roads orchestra's upcoming season announcement made at this...
| Jan 31, 2012
Under the direction of his doctors, singer Barry Manilow has been forced to postpone his concerts originally scheduled for February 2nd, 3rd & 4th at The Chicago Theatre, but Manilow will continue his tour starting at Radio City Music Hall on Feb 10.
| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Hey, why not go see some bands? You like live music don't you? 'Cause we've got some ideas. They go a little something like this:
Thursday, Feb. 9: WCSU Jazz Ensemble at WCSU's Alumni Hall, Danbury. They've got one of the best music departments around,...
| Feb 12, 2012
Whitney Houston, a willowy church singer with a towering voice who became a titan of the pop charts in the 1980s and 1990s but then saw much of her success crumble away amid the fumes of addiction and reckless ego, has died. She was 48.
Kristen Foster, a...
| Jun 27, 2011
It's the place immortalized in song by Barry Manilow, the place where Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis got their start, the place that Martin Scorcese used as the location for an amazing 12-minute tracking shot in "Goodfellas."
We're talking about the...
| Jul 7, 2011
Anatomy of Frank
Heirloom Arts Theatre, 155 Main St., Danbury. Monday, July 11, 7 p.m. $10. www.heirloomarts.org.
If record stores go the way of video rental shops, one of the most culture-killing downsides would be the loss of gathering places for music...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 12:47 PM
At the top of Greg Kalleres' new bedroom drama, a wife wakes up in the middle of the night and tells her husband that, all of a sudden, she has lost all the love she ever had for the poor sap. When she looks at his body, she now wants to throw up.
| Aug 23, 2011
| 5:24 PM
occupation: interior designer
found at: Hill-Stead Farmers Market (Farmington)
Who is your mentor?
As an interior designer, my mentor is the legendary David Hicks. I'm fascinated by how he mixed patterns with traditional furnishings....
| Oct 10, 2011
| 10:51 AM
1. Halloween: Theme from Halloween
2. Harry Potter Theme
3. The X Files Theme
4. Twilight Zone Theme
5. Tubular Bells: Mike Oldfield
1. Wonderful World: Louie Armstrong
2. In my Room: Beach Boys
3. Don't Bring me Down: ELO
| Oct 18, 2011
| 10:43 AM
From the stirring, gospel-flavored intro of her inspiring reading of Des’ree’s 1994 hit “You Gotta Be” to the final bars of a highly distinctive, ethereal and moody remake of the Depeche Mode staple,“Enjoy The Silence,”...
| Nov 10, 2011
* (out of four)
Feel free, Al Pacino, to express lighthearted disbelief that you’ve won only one Oscar. If there’s a wrong place for you to do that, however, it’s in a movie where you play yourself and tickle Adam Sandler in drag.