| 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...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The Washington, Conn.-based modern dance company MOMIX will present its annual program of new and classic works when it plays its home-base venue at the Warner Theatre in Torrington from a program it ios calling "newMIX."
The show will be Jan. 7 at 8 p....
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:40 AM
There are few sure bets in the theater world, but one is that you'll witness something surreal, creepy and beautiful at a MOMIX show. This weekend in Torrington, the acclaimed dance troupe based out of Washington, Conn., showcases more than 30 years of...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The Torrington would fit nicely in a beach setting, and has some upscale features not usually found in a duplex. Its owners might enjoy keeping one unit as a vacation retreat for themselves, and renting the other out. The cantilevered set back is visually...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Residents of Simsbury, Farmington, Avon, Canton, Burlington and Torrington are advised to be on the alert. This bear stands about 3' 6" tall, weighs approximately 125 pounds and answers to the name of Winston. He is yellow orange in color and is wearing a...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:44 AM
Danielle Mailer will talk about her show “Room with a Muse / and a few Cat Tales” on Thursday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. at the University of Connecticut Torrington in the Whitson Gallery, followed by a reception.
Mailer’s signature work is...
| Oct 9, 2012
Q: I really did enjoy everyone celebrating Julia Child's birthday. But, I do remember another chef that was on television before her, James Beard. I remember seeing his cooking shows and I guess there are no tapes or films that were saved, or maybe...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
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| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
It's officially autumn. And with it comes falling leaves, hayrides, Halloween, Thanksgiving and the most important of all, more seasonal beers. Pumpkin ale is one of these seasonal beers that is not only enjoyed today but was also highly appreciated in...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:00 AM
October is THE month to get the bejesus scared out of yourself. Most of us head into it blindly, totally unprepared for what lies on the other side of the curtain. There's paranormal prep-work to be done, so head to Torrington's Warner Theatre on Friday...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Artwell Gallery, at 19 Water St. in Torrington, presents “Occupy the White House,” a gallery of politically inspired art, until Sunday, Nov. 11.
This is called ““Between the Candidates/Romney-Obama” by Jon Noh.