| Jun 30, 2011
Steve Martin — comedian-actor-playwright-novelist — shows off another side of his multi-hyphenated self in Connecticut tonight..
The man who was once a "wild and crazy guy" gets down to some serious banjo pickin' when he and the Steep...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:38 PM
Chris Tucker is taking time off from not doing "Rush Hour" movies to go on a stand-up tour, Live Nation announced Monday.
Tucker will hit 18 cities on the tour, his first time on the road, probably, since he started making movie money.
In Washington, he...
| Nov 22, 2010
NOV. 19 - 21
FIRST ANNUAL WreathFEST Neighborhood: Brooklyn Park Area When: Nov. 19: 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 20: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Nov. 21: noon- 5 p.m. (winners announced at 1 p.m.) Venue: Chesapeake Arts Center 194 Hammonds Lane,...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Now that zombie Guns 'n' Roses is on the road, Slash has decided to go on tour too.
He'll be performing at Rams Head Live May 3; Axl is at the Fillmore next week, February 23. Slash is performing with Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, who...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 8:22 AM
March 24 is going to be quite a look-back at Hollywood,
Shirley MacLaine is going to be at Torrington's Warner Theatre, talking questiions from audiences and showing clips and talking about her career on stage, screen and TV.
Also that same night at 7...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Here's our round-up of the week's most notable concerts. For more shows, check out FindLocal. Ticket prices do not reflect any additional surcharges and taxes.
On Monday, Rachel Yamagata (whom you may have heard sing on Jason Mraz and Conor Oberst songs)...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Thu., April 19, 7:30 p.m. $43-$73. Warner Theatre, 68 Main St., Torrington. (860) 489-7180, warnertheatre.org.
They don’t make ‘em like Merle Haggard anymore. He’s a real-deal country music star from the old school,...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Stoner comic legends Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong could have chosen anywhere — Amsterdam, sunny L.A., Jamaica, the Golden Triangle — for a gig on 4/20, a day with certain (cough) counter-cultural, cannabinoidal connotations attached to it. But...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Fiona Apple played a short series of promotional shows earlier this year to support her upcoming album. Now, she's launching a full tour for "The Idler Wheel is Wiser" that includes stops in Baltimore and Washington D.C.
Apple's mini-tour, her first...
| 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...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Torrington’s Warner Theatre will present the world premiere of a new musical, “Liberty, A Monumental New Musical” Saturday, June 30 to July 14.
The show, written by Dana Leslie Goldstein with music by Jon Goldstein, centers on a young...