| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Eastern Connecticut Ballet's "The Nutcracker" is Dec. 14, 1:30 and 7 p.m. and Dec. 15, 1:30 p.m. at the Garden Arts Center in New London. The show includes live music from the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra and performers from the New York City...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Combining the qualities of Henry David Thoreau's maverick spirit and Charles Ives' boundless imagination, the great innovative trumpeter and composer Dave Douglas is a paradigm of the rugged individualist, the trail-blazing artist whose works, with...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:40 PM
New York cabaret singers like to sniff that they can't perform Stephen Sondheim songs more than 50 miles outside the city because the provinces "just don't get" him.
On Nov. 23, the Hartford Symphony Orchestra will prove those New York snobs...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:50 PM
When you see Christmas candy appearing at the supermarkets before Halloween has even happened, there's no surprise that Christmas-themed theater shows are already being performed weeks before Thanksgiving.
A Christmas Story — The Musical tours...
| Oct 24, 2013
Fans of vampires (real ones, not that sparkly BS), literature and Halloween should take notice of what the Garde Arts Center is doing on Oct. 27. The Center and Historic Haunts present Vampires of New England & Dacre Stoker on Stoker. Yes, that Stoker....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:08 PM
The cuisine of southeastern Connecticut is celebrated during Wednesday's 8th annual New London Fall Food Stroll, taking place along the city's historic waterfront district. The event starts at 5:30 p.m.
Visitors will stroll through more than 40...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:40 PM
The Shubert in New Haven prides itself on its historical significance. This was the theater where Rodgers & Hammerstein, Neil Simon and many other theater legends chose to try out their new works before they went to Broadway. The 2013-14 Shubert "Best...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:34 AM
With a new video game just out and an original "Star Wars" character under its belt, Killer Minnow is cruising.
The downtown animation, game-design and video-production studio, started by a former criminal defense attorney and two veterans of...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When Ina Garten looks out from center stage at a live presentation, she sees an audience of hundreds of eager faces, hungry to share an in-person experience with the food star known as "The Barefoot Contessa."
Garten, who comes to Hartford's Bushnell...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Searching For Sugar Man
Showing as part of the New London Winter Film Festival, Thursday, March 7, Garde Arts Center, 325 State St., New London, (860) 444-7373, gardearts.org
The music business is unjust. Everyone knows that. Some seemingly...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Robert Irvine believes that cooking should be considered a sport. In his Food Network show "Dinner: Impossible" he was challenged to create meals in exotic locations (on an isolated island, on a train, etc.) in a short amount of time with many...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
New London Main Street, a community revitalization organization, presents the Spring Food Stroll on Wed., May 15. Strollers have the chance to sample food from nearly 50 participating restaurants and shops. In addition, there will be demonstrations at...