| Sep 1, 2012
Ted Diamond was too fast to get caught last year when customers of his Moodus fencing company say he stole thousands of dollars from them before leaving his business, his family and Connecticut.
Diamond probably wouldn't be sitting in Ventura County jail...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Liz Pearce is featured in the cast of the revival of the musical comedy "Something's Afoot" at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam Oct. 5 to Dec. 9.
Pearce's Broadway credits include "Billy Elliot" and her Goodspeed credits include "City of Angels,"...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 12:10 PM
I remember this time last year when it came time to review the theater season in Connecticut. I felt pretty discouraged. Sure there was plenty of fine work but few shows really knocked my critical socks off with the kind of productions that you...
| Jun 10, 2012
Connecticut theater fans will have a few folks with local connections to root for when they tune in to Tony Award telecast on CBS 8 p.m. Sunday night, June 10.
What could be a dramatic and emotional moment would be a win for Da'Vine Joy Randolph,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 11:47 AM
There’s been a spirited debate in the letters section of the Hartford Courant this past week. Elaine Kaufmann from West Hartford started it off in Independence Day with this shot across the bow:
“Perhaps I do not have the necessary sense of...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 10:55 AM
The 140-pound mountain lion who wandered all the way from South Dakota to die on the Wilbur Cross Parkway in Milford 12 months ago was a once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon in Connecticut, if you believe the wildlife experts.
Or it was finally proof that the...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 1:08 PM
A few days after the musical "Carousel" opens at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddan, its Julie Jordan will hit the road.
Teal Wicks, who co-stars in the show which is now in previews at the East Haddam theater, will exit the show shortly after...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:57 PM
It can't be an easy time to be rich, super rich or filthy rich in America, the three prime readings on the International Richer Scale.
There is so much pressure on these "job creators" ever since income tax rates for the wealthy dropped a decade ago...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:35 AM
You may think you know everything about Rogers and Hammerstein, but that's probably not the best attitude to have when you check out Goodspeed's revival of Carousel, playing at their East Haddam location all the way through September. Julie Jordan (played...