| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:45 PM
There are several innovative health-related programs for seniors in Howard County, which I want to spread the word about. One is a Parkinson'sdance group at Vantage House, a continuing care residential facility for seniors in Columbia, and the other is...
| Jun 23, 2011
Mark and Heather Bankert
Neuman and Jo Ann Bankert Jr., of Columbia, announce the marriage of their son, Mark Morris Bankert, to Heather Elaine Seals, daughter of Eugene and Elaine Seals Jr., of Morganton, N.C., on May 7, 2011.
The groom is a 2005...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Laura Bleiberg looks back at the highlights in dance for 2011....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Mark Swed reviews English National Opera's new production of John Adams' "The Death of Klinghoffer." There is no controversy, thanks, no doubt, to a combination of political soft-pedaling, strong theater and great music well performed....
| Mar 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge has announced its line-up for the 2012-13 season....
| Mar 20, 2012
| 10:18 AM
Mikhail Baryshnikov, the legendary dancer who has also taken on acting roles, will star in the world premiere of the dance-theater work “The Man in a Case,” a stage adaptation of an Anton Chekhov short story that will premiere at Hartford...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:15 PM
The Mark Morris Dance Group will be among the headliners in the dance and theater section of the International Festival of Arts and Ideas which runs in New Haven June 16 to 30.
The Festival presents a rare opportunity for audiences to experience three...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:13 PM
A 21-year-old soldier from Longwiew who was deployed in Afghanistan was killed Wednesday - just days before the end of her tour of duty, the Department of Defense announced.
Spc. Mikayla A. Bragg was assigned to the 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd...
| May 10, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Fairfield University has announced its 2012-2013 season, and it includes the usual wide array of events, from fine art exhibits and lectures to Grammy-winning musicians and dance troupes.
As far as music goes, the Quick Center will host concerts by the...
| May 16, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Fans of Barbara Cook who were expecting to catch the Broadway legend Saturday at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge will have to wait a little longer.
Cook, 84, has postponed the concert after experiencing "an unexpected reaction to...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The International Festival of Arts & Ideas
June 16-30 at various venues throughout downtown New Haven. A full schedule of the dozens of festival events can be found online or at the Arts & Ideas information booth on New Haven Green during the festival....
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Mark Morris Dance Group
June 21-22, 8 p.m., pre-show discussions at 7 p.m., $20-$50, Shubert Theater, 247 College St., New Haven, artidea.org
On the heels of a successful debut in China, where choreographer Mark Morris received the honorific title of...