| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:01 PM
Welcome to 2015. And with a new year comes plenty to do when the weekend arrives.
For those of you who think the holiday season has passed, not quite yet!
The annual Boar’s Head Festival will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 9,10 and...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:39 AM
Michael Wilson, former artistic director of Hartford Stage, will be making his major motion picture bow, directing the film “Showing Roots,” which will star Cicely Tyson (Tony Award winner for “The Trip to Bountiful”), Maggie Grace...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Martin Benson deferred his enlistment in Civil War drama for half a century, but now the stage director is bringing a zeal for realism to "The Whipping Man," his first assignment concerning America's bloody — and far from finished —...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:45 PM
You've had your fill of holiday movies, turkey dinners and, yes, even chocolate. It's time to feed your soul on something satisfying and different. January offers plenty of choices.
"Dumb & Dumber To"? Try strum & strummer six. Jeff...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Hartford Stage's associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Maxwell Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Had it yet? You know, the wrapping, buying, spending, rushing, trying to get it all done before THAT day. Time for a break. Take some time for you this weekend.
Jumpstart the Christmas countdown and welcome winter in a good way right away at Real Art...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Belle Ribicoff has been a major figure behind the scenes of a local success story, Hartford Stage. Last month, the Stage held an evening of song and dance to, in its words, honor "our beloved and longtime friend" for her "innumerable and immeasurable"...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Hartford Stage’s associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in the...
| Oct 25, 2014
He first made us laugh until we cried when he and his characters including Hanukkah Harry and Tommy Flanagan joined "Saturday Night Live" in 1985. And then he never stopped. Comedian Jon Lovitz has appeared on stage, screen and television, doing signature...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:11 AM
A new month and that means new weekend opportunities for Hartford and beyond holiday events and more begin to fill up the calendar.
There is no more cherished holiday tradition in Hartford than the Wadsworth Atheneum’s Festival of Trees and...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The six women have stepped out into the light in saturated saffron blouses, and even if shadows creep into the creases from time to time, they are no longer defined by the darkness.
Choices that led to incarceration threatened to consume them, yet...